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Date:  Nov 18, 2021

San Francisco, CA, US, 94105

Talent Development Program Manager

Job ID200919 
Location Name: CA-FSC SF Off (0174)
Address: 525 Market St, 4th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94105, Vereinigte Staaten (US)
Job Type: Full Time
Position Type (Regular/Temporary): Regular
Job Function: Human Resources
Is This Position Eligible for Remote? : No 


Your role at Sephora:
As our Talent Development Program Manager, you will design, develop, launch, and lead Sephora’s newly created Rotational Management Program.  In this role, you will design and curate the programming and learning experiences for the cohort as we guide selected interns from their internship program through this next step in their journey with Sephora.  Reporting to the Director, Talent Development, this role will create the community and values-based experiences for the participants to ensure a robust learning experience that connects the participants to Sephora’s values and helps to launch their success in full time roles in one of our exciting departments.


Your responsibilities for the Rotational Management Program include:

  • Design and develop from initiation through delivery Sephora’s Rotational Management Program (RMP) and the strategy focused on building future inclusive leaders
  • Identify, curate, and develop curriculum and experiences appropriate for the learners that will address needs in the business and set the participant up for success in their next role
  • Deliver best in class program experience for selection and function placement, onboarding, skill building and on-the-job training, inclusive leader content and performance feedback  
  • Curate and cultivate experiences that foster engagement and community building within the cohort, as well as networking opportunities that foster inclusiveness and belonging within Sephora
  • Design and develop best in class programming for the rotation managers.  Create clear two-way communication channels for feedback and program communication and deliverables
  • Provide ongoing coaching, development, and mentoring to the participants
  • Foster ongoing program continuous evaluation and adaptation with an eye on scaling the program and creating exceptional experiences that develop new talent and meet the ongoing needs of the business and participants


As part of the Talent Development team you will:

  • Design and deliver new and existing curriculum and development initiatives
  • Facilitate instructor-led events and train-the-trainer sessions; engage leaders and stakeholders to support facilitation and delivery needs
  • Foster relationships with key external partners such as third-party training vendors and facilitation companies
  • Integrate inclusivity into talent development programs and talent practices to foster a sense of belonging and equality for all


We would love to hear from you if you have:

  • 3+ years of progressive experience in Learning & Development, Talent Development, or related experience
  • Demonstrated success in creating, delivering, and measuring high-impact learning experiences to a diverse audience
  • Excellent collaboration and relationship-building skills and success delivering results through influence
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills and strong executive presence with the ability to communicate well with all levels from Intern to Executive
  • Ability to manage competing priorities, work on simultaneous projects and flex and adjust in a fast-paced, fluid environment
  • Demonstrated the following competencies: Values Uniqueness & Differences, Agility & Manages Ambiguity, Strategic Vision, and Collaboration
  • Demonstrated our Sephora values: Passion, Innovation, Expertise, Balance, Respect, Teamwork, and Initiative


While at Sephora, you’ll enjoy…

  • Beauty & Beyond: Every day we reimagine beauty, discover new brands, and influence positive change. Together we inspire our clients, empower people, and help them become the best versions of themselves. We think this is beautiful.
  • Endless Evolution: You will learn with innovators, artists, and experts in every field. As our business evolves, so will you. Here, you’re empowered to choose your own path, accelerate your growth, and be your best. As part of our family and the LVMH community, your options are endless.
  • Creativity Unleashed: At Sephora, you’re encouraged to explore, innovate, and have fun while working with diverse clients, teams, and leaders. You won’t just partner with iconic brands; you’ll help build them. We value your curiosity, your drive for success, and the emotional connections you make. Together we’re defining the future of beauty.
  • Bold Authenticity: Being bold and different has made us a global beauty and retail leader. At Sephora, we celebrate diversity, embrace your unique and winning spirit, and believe that real beauty is being authentically you. You are what sets us apart.
  • Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging: We pledge to create a beauty community where everyone’s uniqueness is celebrated, respected, and honored. We will drive diversity, equity, and inclusion in all aspects of our business—ensuring that our employees, brand partners, suppliers, and our clients feel a sense of belonging in store, online, and in our workplaces. We believe in demonstrating our values with action!
  • Meaningful Rewards: Sephora offers comprehensive medical benefits, generous vacation and holiday time off, commuter benefits, an employee discount, free beauty product gifts from brand partners, and so much more. Details about our company benefits can be found at the following link: https://jobs.sephora.com/USA/content/Our-Perks/?locale=en_US.


Sephora is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, military/veteran status, or disability status. Sephora is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with physical and mental disabilities.


Sephora will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable law.


SEPHORA has been changing the face of prestige cosmetics since its debut in 1970s Paris. Sephora was acquired by luxury group Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton (LVMH) in 1997 then launched stateside in 1998, and is currently home to 200 world-class brands - including its own private label, SEPHORA COLLECTION. Sephora's curated assortment features more than 14,000 products including makeup, skin care, perfume, hair care, body, professional tools and more. Sephora is the beauty education hub, offering consultations at the Beauty Studio, a variety of complimentary classes, one-on-one service from Personal Beauty Advisors, and exclusive retail technology SKINCARE IQ, COLOR IQ, and FRAGRANCE IQ. Sephora is an international force in beauty, and its award-winning website and ever-growing presence on social-media make it the world's premier digital beauty destination.

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