We are looking for a Senior Change Management Lead to oversee and direct the change required to enable to the successful deployment and adoption of Simmons’ new Student Information System (Workday Student). Reporting to the Senior Director of Enterprise Applications, you will lead the transformational, university-wide changes in business processes, structure, staff roles and responsibilities while ensuring the long-term engagement of key stakeholders. This is a 24-month term position.
Simmons’ Technology team is committed to providing reliable services, innovative solutions and excellent support to the Simmons community.
Assess and validate the scope and impact of the required change utilizing a clear methodology
Develop and implement an integrated change management strategy and plan
Leverage expertise and best practices to develop clear, compelling and creative change communications and training materials
Manage and deliver regular communication to key stakeholders
Develop and track effective system change adoption metrics
Champion innovative and creative ideas to help drive change
Identify training needs and develop training plans
Develop, deliver and/or direct structured learning experiences and monitor their quality results
Evaluate the effectiveness of training and development programs and utilizes relevant evaluation data to revise changes in instructional objectives and methods
Perform other duties as necessary
Bachelor’s degree required
8+ years of experience in operational or consulting roles supporting system and business process transformation change initiatives with multiple deliverables
Experience managing change related to enterprise-wide system deployments
Proven ability to identify and translate requirements for change management into clear and measurable work products
Excellent engagement, relationship building, and expectation management skills with stakeholders of all organizational levels across a diverse and global environment
Familiarity with current change management tools and techniques, including digital media, and how to use them in an integrated, strategic and creative way
Experience with measuring change adoption effectiveness
Highly motivated individual who can follow through and work with minimal direction or supervision
Experience implementing student information systems a plus
Experience with Workday, especially Workday Student a plus
Experience in a higher education environment preferred but not required
Change management practitioner certification, e.g., Prosci-certification a plus
Instructions to Applicants: Please submit a resume and cover letter in the Resume/CV section of your application.
As a University committed to diversity, Simmons encourages applications broadly. Simmons is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to continuing to develop a more diverse faculty, staff, student body and curriculum.
Internal Number: R04591
About Colleges of the Fenway
The six educational institutions that make up Colleges of the Fenway view diversity as a key component in the growth of our students' educational experience as well as our ongoing journey as professionals charged with maintaining the world class status of our institutions. By drawing from a wide cultural palette, we ensure that we have access to the full range of talent available. Through our respect for the vast array of backgrounds we create an environment that will help that talent grow. It is within an environment of respect that we are able to build and work toward our goals. Our goal is to create an atmosphere that values mutual respect. All Colleges of the Fenway members have policies and practices designed to safeguard our healthy environment as well as provide the support and access needed to do so.The Colleges of the Fenway are located in the heart of Boston?s academic, scientific and cultural communities and is within walking distance from landmarks such as the Museum of Fine Arts, Fenway Park, Symphony Hall and world renowned medical institutions.Jobs at Emmanuel College: http://emmanuel.edu/About_Emmanuel/Employment.htmlJobs at Massachusetts College of Art and Design: ...http://www.massart.edu/About_MassArt/Careers.htmlJobs at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences: http://www.mcphs.edu/about-mcphs/careers-at-mcphsJobs at Simmons College: http://simmons.edu/overview/about/jobs/Jobs at Wentworth Institute of Technology: https://jobs.wit.edu/Jobs at Wheelock College: http://wheelock.interviewexchange.com/static/clients/205WHM1/index.jsp
BACK TO TOP
SMPTE Career Central is Just One of the Benefits.
Discover what else SMPTE Membership has to offer!
The job you are trying to reach from was originally posted at SMPTE Career Central.