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Senior Advisor, Organisational Development (12 Month Contract)

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board

This is a Contract position in Toronto, ON posted November 3, 2020.

Company Description

Make an impact at a global and dynamic investment organization

When you invest your career in CPP Investments, you join one of the most respected and fastest growing institutional investors in the world. With current assets under management valued in excess of $400 billion, CPP Investments is a professional investment management organization that globally invests the funds of the Canada Pension Plan (CPP) to help ensure long-term sustainability. The CPP Fund is projected to exceed $450 billion by 2025. CPP Investments invests in all major asset classes, including public equity, private equity, real estate, infrastructure and fixed-income instruments, and is headquartered in Toronto with offices in Hong Kong, London, Luxembourg, Mumbai, New York City, San Francisco, São Paulo and Sydney.

CPP Investments attracts and selects high-calibre individuals from top-tier institutions around the globe.  Join our team and look forward to:

  • Diverse and inspiring colleagues and approachable leaders
  • Stimulating work in a fast-paced, intellectually challenging environment
  • Accelerated exposure and responsibility
  • Global career development opportunities
  • Being motivated every day by CPP Investments’ important social purpose and unshakable principles
  • A deeply rooted culture of Integrity, Partnership and High Performance

If you share a passion for performance, value a collegial and collaborative culture, and approach everything with the highest integrity, here’s an opportunity for you to invest your career at CPP Investments.

Job Description

Reporting to the Senior Manager, Organisational Development and working collaboratively with the Organisational Development (OD), Human Resources (HR) teams and departments, the Senior Advisor will be accountable for the end-to-end management, design and development, and facilitation of organizational-wide development, onboarding programs and support the design and delivery of online compliance programs to support the build of organizational, leadership and employee capabilities required to uphold a high performing global organization capable of delivering on our mandate.

Role Specific Accountabilities

  • Runs end-to-end program management of established programs. Responsibilities include refining program requirements and scope of program; supporting budget and resourcing requirements; developing a plan and workstreams including partnerships across teams/groups/departments; developing and maintaining documentation and communication with project team, partners and executive sponsors.
  • Maintains and strengthens internal and external partnerships and executive sponsors to ensure business requirements and expectations are met.
  • Escalates and applies judgement to address issues, challenges and risks with a balance of innovation and agility while considering impact on key stakeholders (learner, partners, sponsors, team/group/ department leader).
  • Leverages knowledge and experience to deliver insightful analysis of learning data and recommends learning solutions/learning technology options based on analysis.
  • Designs and develops learning solutions, as part of a program, that are aligned and highly relevant to the needs of the business and learners using a creative blend of solutions, techniques, approaches and technology.
  • Facilitates learning and OD programs to large and/or small in-class groups using effective facilitation methodologies to provide valuable learning solutions in a variety of delivery channels (instructor-led, virtual instructor-led, video, podcast, etc.).
  • Contributes to the development and facilitation of train-the-trainer sessions, pilots, and provides feedback to internal business leader facilitators and external vendors.
  • Independently presents topics on area of expertise and facilitates meetings within HR and across the organization.


  • University degree with 5-7+ years proven project management, facilitation (in-person and virtual), instructional design, development and implementation experience in professional development programming (non-technical) with a global scope
  • Strong listening, oral and written communication skills
  • Experience within a fast-paced, performance-based financial and/or professional service organization with the ability to take initiative and proactively seek opportunities to add value
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite – Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
  • Experience in designing and delivering on exceptional learner/employee experience
  • Maintains an understanding of current trends, systems, technologies and practices
  • Exemplifies our Guiding Principles of Integrity, Partnership and High Performance

Additional Information

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At CPP Investments, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.

We thank all applicants for their interest but will only contact candidates selected to advance in the hiring process.

Our Commitment to Inclusion and Diversity:

In addition to being dedicated to building a workforce that reflects diverse talent, we are committed to fostering an inclusive and accessible experience. If you require an accommodation for any part of the recruitment process (including alternate formats of materials, accessible meeting rooms, etc.), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.


CPP Investments does not accept resumes from employment placement agencies, head-hunters or recruitment suppliers that are not in a formal contractual arrangement with us. Our recruitment supplier arrangements are restricted to specific hiring needs and do not include this or other web-site job postings. Any resume or other information received from a supplier not approved by CPP Investments to provide resumes to this posting or web-site will be considered unsolicited and will not be considered.  CPP Investments will not pay any referral, placement or other fee for the supply of such unsolicited resumes or information.