Change Management Specialist

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Job Title: Change Management Specialist
Location: Residence Based, MO, Midwest United States, USA
Company: Bayer
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Job Description:


At Bayer we're visionaries, driven to solve the world's toughest challenges and striving for a world where ,Health for all, Hunger for none' is no longer a dream, but a real possibility. We're doing it with energy, curiosity and sheer dedication, always learning from unique perspectives of those around us, expanding our thinking, growing our capabilities and redefining 'impossible'. There are so many reasons to join us. If you're hungry to build a varied and meaningful career in a community of brilliant and diverse minds to make a real difference, there's only one choice.


Change Management Specialist 




The primary responsibilities of this role, Change Management Specialist, are to: 


  • Contribute to and execute tailored Change Management (CM) plans that ensures effective adoption of specific projects/initiatives, plans include, Stakeholder engagement, Sponsor management, Change Readiness, Change Champion Network, Marketing, Communications, Coaching, Training, Resistance Management, and Transition to Sustainment;
  • Facilitate workshops, train and coach project teams, and leaders to implement change management best practices to engage employees and sustainably realize business benefit;
  • Facilitate and train high-impact change champion networks;
  • Monitor, escalate and help mitigate intent and people risks;
  • Create marketing, communication, and training processes and artifacts to support adoption;
  • Propose and implement organizational development interventions to help project teams be high performing;
  • Develop and execute effective methods (surveys, focus groups, etc.) to gather stakeholders feedback and know the pulse of the organization;
  • Align change management plans and milestones to overall project plan, provide progress updates, and share stakeholder feedback;
  • Provide recommendations for governance model and ongoing support structure for the changes after initial implementation;
  • Monitor metrics that measure effectiveness of the change management to improve speed of adoption, ultimate utilization and proficiency and identify improvement opportunities;
  • Provide post-implementation support to identified groups and collect feedback on successes and opportunities to recommend improvement in future implementations;
  • Contribute to the evolution of the Change Management Center of Excellence by building standard frameworks and toolkits, facilitating workshops and training to build organizational competence, leveraging and sharing best practices, developing dashboards and scorecards, and building advocacy for the consistent application of change management and organizational development best practices;
  • Learn best practices in organizational development, change management, communications, organizational psychology, systems design, knowledge management, consulting, etc., to bring the latest skillsets to the organization.




Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values.  More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:


Required Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s degree and four years of relevant experience;
  • Consulting experience on large-scale organizational change efforts with demonstrated results;
  • Organizational change management or organizational design/development certification;
  • Demonstrated aptitude for digital tools and new technologies;
  • Proven ability to build strong, trust-based relationships;
  • Active listener and persuasive to move others toward a common goal;
  • Able to quickly learn new methodologies organizations and tools, critically think about problems and develop strong mitigations;
  • Able to articulate complex concepts in simple, innovative and engaging ways;
  • Able to execute tactically and maintain strategic alignment;
  • Exhibits personal ownership, Effectively prioritizes, overcomes hinderances and delivers.


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Master’s degree in Business, Organization Development (OD), Org Psychology, Communication, HR or comparable experience;
  • Experience working in agile IT product delivery.

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and want to impact our mission Science for a better life, we encourage you to apply now. Be part of something bigger. Be you. Be Bayer. 
To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.
Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans
Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below. 

IMPORTANT NOTE for POTENTIAL US CANDIDATES: Bayer active employees are required to disclose their vaccination status and if fully vaccinated, provide proof of vaccination status before participating in approved activities for fully vaccinated employees. Bayer defines fully vaccinated in alignment with CDC which is two weeks after completing the two-dose vaccine regimen or two weeks after completing the one-dose regimen. Additionally, if candidates are invited on site as visitors for in person interviews, they must provide proof of being vaccinated and comply with all safety protocols.  
Location: Residence Based|Creve Coeur     
Division: Crop Science    
Reference Code: 565783     
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Job Post Date: 02/22/22
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