Head of Global Learning and Development

San Francisco

We’re looking for a Head of Global Learning and Development who will oversee leadership development initiatives at Pinterest. We hire high performing employees and your goal will be to help them do their very best work, individually and collectively. You’ll lead a small, savvy team of L&D professionals with a huge opportunity for growth and impact. Our business is scaling quickly and we are looking for someone who can scale our L&D initiatives.

What you’ll do :
  • Partner closely with our Head of People and business leaders to diagnose development needs and create cutting-edge L&D solutions to address them
  • Understand the needs of our high capacity teams by working with senior leaders
  • Design, manage, and facilitate development programs with an emphasis on building capability in senior leaders and managers globally
  • Lead a team of learning and development professionals who work on manager effectiveness, career and employee development, executive coaching, orientation and onboarding
  • Oversee the operational side of learning and development in order to evaluate and evolve current offerings based on what people currently want and need
What we’re looking for :
  • 10-15 years of experience in training, leadership development, executive coaching, mentoring, and/or OD
  • A team player with the ability to build strong relationships with many different people and engage in great debate and discussion with the team
  • Experience designing and facilitating virtual and in-person learning experiences
  • A continuous learner with a consultative mindset
  • An expert with a scrappy, “find a way to get it done” mentality and strong attention to detail

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