Learning & Talent Management Director 049

ProductLife Group (PLG) is a dedicated life sciences outsourcing and consulting company. The group is having HQ in Paris and affiliates around the globe with teams in all key regions: North America, Europe and APAC.

ProductLife Group has known an incredible growth during the last years, and to make it possible we needed to attract and retain the best candidates on the market.

About us

Group 10

The Human Resources team supports our employee population by providing the structure, care, and development needed for individual employees to be successful in their own careers, which in turn contributes to the overall growth and success of the Company. The Human Resources department is organized in three strategic pillars:

  • HR Shared Services and Talent Analytics: payroll, health and welfare benefits, retirement plan services, and immigration.
  • Human Resources Business Partners: performance management, employee relations, coaching and counseling.
  • People Engagement: corporate social responsibility, diversity, learning, leadership development, internal communications and employee engagement.

You will be part of a growing team and will work closely with PLG’s leadership, the CHRO and the wider team to build out the Talent capabilities for PLG.  This position is the first of its kind and will play a critical role in driving change within our organisation. More specifically, your tasks will include:

  1. Develop and implement talent management strategies, initiatives, and programs that support the recruitment, development, and retention of high-performing employees.
  2. Create and maintain a comprehensive talent management framework including performance management, employee development, succession planning, and career pathways.
  3. Oversee the design and implementation of performance management processes, including goal-setting, performance evaluations, and feedback mechanisms.
  4. Drive the development and execution of employee training and development programs to enhance employee skills, knowledge, and performance.
  5. Lead the talent acquisition process, including identifying hiring needs, developing job descriptions, and partnering with recruitment teams to attract and select top talent.
  6. Develop and implement employee engagement strategies to foster a positive work environment and enhance employee satisfaction and retention.
  7. Collaborate with leaders and managers to identify high-potential employees and create development plans to accelerate their growth and advance their careers.
  8. Design and implement diversity and inclusion initiatives to foster a diverse workforce and promote an inclusive culture.
  9. Stay abreast of industry trends and best practices in talent management, and make recommendations for continuous improvement to drive organizational performance.
  10. Partner with senior leadership to align talent management strategies with business objectives and drive organizational change and transformation.


Group 13

PLG is looking for individuals with a record of excellence and achievement. You have proven that you are able to manage difficult tasks under pressure and are keen to work in an entrepreneurial company where you can get involved in a variety of work. You are passionate about what you do. Specifically, you have:


  1. Strong leadership abilities with the ability to inspire and motivate others to achieve results.
  2. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build relationships and influence stakeholders at all levels of the organization.
  3. Strategic thinker with the ability to design and implement talent management initiatives that align with organizational goals.
  4. Demonstrated experience in talent acquisition, development, and retention strategies.
  5. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to collect and analyze data to inform talent management decisions.
  6. Exceptional organizational and project management skills, with the ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines.
  7. Ability to adapt to a fast-paced and changing environment and drive change within the organization.
  8. Commitment to continuous learning and professional development in the field of talent management.

Group 11

  1. Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Business Administration, or related field. Master’s degree preferred.
  2. Minimum of 5 years of experience in talent management or a related field.
  3. Proven track record of successfully developing and implementing talent management strategies and initiatives.
  4. Previous experience working with senior leaders and executives to drive talent management initiatives.
  5. Demonstrated experience in managing a diverse workforce and promoting diversity and inclusion initiatives.
  6. Experience working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  7. Proven ability to manage and lead change initiatives within an organization.
  8. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Learning & Talent Management Director 049