Jo Taylor

Jo Taylor

Head of Talent Management

United Kingdom

App dev: Technical & data feasibility Public speaking

An experienced & innovative senior leader in the creative & technology sector.

I believe that talent drives businesses, that by throwing away conventional scripts we can create environments that deliver behaviourial innovation for business, the UK and the wider world. I want to create legacies for businesses that deliver commercial, culturally and behaviourial change.

In leading a centre of expertise which leads, consults, provides advice and delivers programmes which alongside the wider HR team, driven cultural and capability change across resourcing, talent, leadership and people development for organisations

In resourcing I have lead and partnered with the business to enable them to hire the right people with the right capabilities to deliver their strategic priorities by building a resourcing model which is innovative, future focused and articulates our employee value proposition enabling us to build strong talent pipelines.

In people development I have cultivated the right behaviours by building the skills for success now and in the future by creating the environments for learning whether that be on the job, online or in the classroom

in talent management I have optimised talent across the group where people have the greatest impact in delivering their ambition through providing clear visibility and insights for the business of its talent baseline, the stretch, gaps, risks, development priorities and opportunities

Working both commercially in fund raising with both public and private sectors has allowed me to understand has included me sitting on a number of cross industry panels and boards.

I present at board level and have skills of negotiating and managing on a daily basis a range of internal and external stakeholders from private to public and community organisations. I have strong leadership and management skills whether that is with my immediate team of 6 or across a range of virtual teams across the UK.

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