At Ericsson, you can be a game changer! Because working here isn’t just a deal. It’s a big deal. This means that you get to leverage our 140+ years of experience and the expertise of more than 95,000 diverse colleagues worldwide. As part of our team, you will help solve some of society´s most complicated challenges, enabling you to be ‘the person that did that.’ We’ve never had a greater opportunity to drive change; setting the bar for technology to be inclusive and accessible; empowering an intelligent, sustainable, and connected world.

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Talent Management Specialist

Job Description

Date: Jan 20, 2020

Are you passionate about helping others to develop and be the best version of themselves? Do you enjoy working in a high performing, fast paced team that loves to deliver impact and have a lot of fun?


If so, we want you on our team!


We are looking for a top talent to work in our Talent Management team within Group Function HR, to support and drive process/solution design and delivery. As a Talent Management SME, you will work in close alignment with other Talent Management Subject Matter Experts and high level stakeholders from the business at a global level.

This is an exciting time to join the Talent Management function at Ericsson as it continues to design and develop ways of working to help Ericsson deliver on our strategy by engaging and developing our people.


Role Requirements:

You, as the ideal candidate for the role, are experienced working with senior stakeholders and are passionate about creating a great employee experience.

You have experience designing and delivering innovative talent strategies and solutions in a growing business environment. You have the ability and drive to map out the talent capability in a global context, creating and nurturing a talent pipeline. You are someone who thrives in a high paced environment where there is autonomy to make decisions and willingness and accountability to drive for innovation and business results.


Talent Management – helpful experience

  • Translates business strategies into a people strategy
  • Researches best practices on talent and career management within the learning and development community along with various other industries
  • Assists in the setup of talent and career management system
  • Creates and updates qualification standards, competency identification and development tracking for different job families
  • Develops interventions from assessment, design and implementation to operationalize the talent and career management system
  • Monitors and evaluates the company’s talent and career management program
  • Consults Unit Head’s in designing long-term career development plans for their organizations
  • Identifies critical roles and focuses efforts in fast-tracking the development of these missing competencies
  • Implements and monitors the succession management process to manage transitions of employees
  • Designs a monitoring system to track the progress of multiple organizations


Must have skills:

  • Strong communication, relationship building abilities
  • Great influencing skills and capabilities to work in a matrix organization. You are a driver, a pro-active individual who can think outside the box in order to find innovative solution
  • Flexibility, independence, initiative and resilience to perform successfully in a rapidly changing environment
  • Understanding of business strategy and practices
  • Outstanding team work, networking and collaboration skills
  • Loves contributing to a diverse, high performing team with creative ideas, a growth mindset and appreciation for the synergies that the team creates.
  • Can balance strategic thinking and operational execution
  • Proficient in MS Office applications
  • Fluent in English


Educational Qualifications:

Bachelor’s / Master’s Degree in Management


Application process: Welcome to apply with resume in English.   
As the selection and interview process are ongoing the position can be filled before application end day. Therefore, send in your application as soon as possible and no later than 31th of January.    

If you have any further questions, you are welcome to contact the Hiring Selina Millstam at for questions about the position and for recruitment process contact senior recruiter Nina Juthage at   


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Primary country and city: Sweden (SE) || || Stockholm || SharedServ

Req ID: 312982