The Right Place, Inc. | Grand Rapids, MI

Founded in 1985, The Right Place is West Michigan’s regional economic development organization. The Right Place serves both current and prospective West Michigan companies, connecting them to the resources they need to succeed. During this long history, the organization has assisted existing and new companies to create over 45,000 new jobs and over $5 billion in new investments.

They are looking for a Senior Vice President of Talent & Diversity to join their team. The Senior Vice President of Talent & Diversity role is a new addition to the organization that will sit on the Executive Team and be influential to our region. You will shape and lead strategies, ensuring a dynamic West Michigan that attracts, develops, and retains top diverse talent. You will act as a thought leader and trusted advisor for workforce development organizations, employers, and investors on important talent discussions and issues throughout the region and the state. You will be an excellent partner and coach on long-range talent planning and will be crucial in maximizing the engagement of strong, high-potential talent and building the next generation of leaders in West Michigan. As an ideal candidate, you will have experience in human resources or workforce development, a passion for talent and diversity, and a drive for results.