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Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Senior Consultant, Leadership Development (Internal/Full-Time) in New York, New York

Company Overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time.Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Description


MSK recognizes the importance of preparing the organization and its employees for the future. The Learning & Organization Development Department (L&OD) has an exciting new senior consultant individual contributor opportunity that will be instrumental in our organization’s future success. In addition to the core qualifications listed below, strong candidates are action-oriented, customer-focused, nimble learners, and effective communicators who can manage ambiguity, develop others, and navigate complex environments.

L&OD provides consulting services to enhance and improve organizational, departmental, and individual performance. We are committed to developing employees at all levels through a variety of programs, consulting services, coaching, and more. It is a key priority for MSK to hire, develop, engage, and retain talented and diverse employees who enable the achievement of MSK's mission. This role presents extraordinary opportunities to have an impact on the development of healthcare providers at the forefront of the battle against cancer.


  • A strategic thinker who can make sense of complex information to effectively tackle problems

  • Results oriented and motivated by the opportunity to take on new initiatives with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm

  • Able to work effectively and consistently achieve results, even under uncertain circumstance

  • A collaborative team member who builds partnerships and facilitates open dialogue with others to meet shared goals

  • A self-starter who adjusts your approach and leadership behavior based on the shifting demands of the situation or audience


  • Lead the design and delivery of a variety of leadership development interventions to guide clients in creating the context and circumstances that facilitate MSK’s success

  • Consult with sponsors, leaders, and colleagues to develop a vision for leadership programs and interventions that address underlying issues and define desired outcomes

  • Provide direction and leadership, from conception to evaluation, for new and existing leadership development interventions and initiatives across a complex, matrixed organization

  • Coach and support clients in the use of proven developmental methods to positively affect performance, culture, and the success of key organizational initiatives

  • Provide consultation and support to other MSK colleagues in order to define the function of leadership in achieving various desired outcomes

  • Design and facilitate leadership programs, and provide executive and developmental coaching interventions to help leaders work more effectively

  • Use multiple instructional design options and learning methodologies (e.g., classroom, online, blended, distance learning methods) to develop creative and innovative solutions

  • Stay abreast of new thought leadership and methodologies in leadership development, OD, change, and management development through research and networking with external companies and vendors


  • Master’s degree in Organization Psychology/Development/Leadership, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, or related discipline

  • 8+ years of visionary experience in leadership development, and/or one or more of: organization development, change management, management development

If you are passionate about this opportunity and joining our team, please apply and include a cover letter.#LI-MA1


MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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Requisition ID2019-31546

CategoryProfessional - Human Resources

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