Microsoft Corporation Enterprise Commercial Culture Lead in Reston, Virginia
Digital transformation is rapidly accelerating, impacting every industry around the world. Customers across all industries are asking Microsoft to help them reinvent their business, innovate, and digitally transform to today’s new realities.
The Worldwide Enterprise Commercial Organization is accountable for leveraging deep industry and technical expertise to enable sales teams and partners to deliver relevant, customized industry solutions and services, built on a secure, integrated cloud platform, to empower our customers to digitally transform their businesses. It’s no longer just about one simple software solution; it’s about creating a connected, secure, efficient, and scalable digital ecosystem. Further, they will guide our engineering teams to address key needs as part of the product roadmaps.
Our team culture is centered on embracing a growth mindset, inspiring excellence, and encouraging teams and leaders to bring their best each day. In doing so, we create life-changing innovations that impact billions of lives around the world. We also strive to have fun!If you have a passion for customer success and want to be part of the greatest digital revolution, we want to hear from you.
For the Culture Lead role, we are seeking an individual with a passion for driving diversity and inclusion, employee engagement, employee recognition, and setting standards for all employee related interests on a global scale.
The Culture Lead will drive people initiatives that ensure a high-performing environment where a diverse and inclusive mindset is at the forefront of culture. They will shape and operationalize mentoring, career development, and new hire programs. They will also create, manage, and lead employee recognition for the Enterprise Commercial organization. In addition, the Culture Lead will drive, track, and help define employee training, set role definitions and correlating job performance measures. You will work in close partnership with our most senior Enterprise Commercial Leaders, located across the globe. The role will join the Enterprise Commercial Chief of Staff’s Office of the Corporate Vice President.
Serve as the trusted advisor to theEnterprise CommercialChief of Staffand engage closely with theEnterprise Commercial Leadership team and our human resources partners
Drivepeopleinitiatives to ensurediversity andinclusion remains at the forefront ofthe team’sculture
Shapeand operationalizementoring, career development, and new hire programs
Provide oversightofthe organization’strainingneeds, including organizing delivery
Manageawardsprocesses, submissions, and selections
Lead and driveemployee pollrelated initiatives to consistently drive incremental improvements to the organization
Create and manageemployeerole descriptions, what success looks like andmeasurement criteria
Work across corporate teams to build standardized approaches, including engaging withsales, marketing, engineering and operations teams
7+ years’ experience inleading teams and/or peopleexcellence related leadershiproles
Strong management skillswith a passion for people and proven track record of successfully driving work-group effectiveness and positive, inclusive cultures
Experiencein working acrossmatrixed and complex business environments encompassing multiple roles and communities
Provencommunication skills and ability to effectively influenceacross a dynamic organization
Experience working in distributed virtual teams
Demonstrated collaboration and negotiation skills that result in positive outcomes for multiple stakeholders
Ability to meet deadlines in afast-pacedenvironment and to manage through ambiguous scenarios as needed
Strong attention to detailand program management skills
Excellent presentation skills
BS/BA degree required, MBA or an advanced degree preferred
Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form at https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/accommodationrequest .
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