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Lead Labor Relations Consultant – Lead Business Execution Consultant


About this role:

Wells Fargo is seeking a Lead Labor Relations Consultant (Lead Business Execution Consultant) to be part of the Human Resources (HR) Labor Relations team. This team is responsible for strategy, implementation, oversight and maintenance of Wells Fargo Labor Relations program and policies.

The Lead Business Execution Consultant is a key position within the Labor Relations team providing leadership on collective bargaining and leadership support on managing a unionized workforce.  We are seeking a highly motivated individual to partner with the Labor Relations Executive and team on the planning, execution, monitoring and completion of labor relations key projects.

In this role, you will:

  • Partner and consult with the Executive Head of Labor Relations and senior business leaders in the planning, organization and facilitation of Labor Strategy practices, policies and procedures, with a particular emphasis on collective bargaining and managing relationships with union leaders.
  • Conduct day-to-day planning, consolidation, and delivery of overall status reporting enterprise communications and engagement strategies.
  • Anticipate, manage, and escalate risks, issues, dependencies, and decisions across change efforts.
  • Ensure compliance to the Enterprise Change Management Policy and Standards
  • Partner with team to ensure change readiness activities (communications, training) occur for people side of change.
  • Support team leads to ensure commitments are met and align with strategic objectives.
  • Demonstrate flexibility to deliver cross functionality and adapt to changes in responsibilities, tasks and work alignment.

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of Business Execution, Implementation, or Strategic Planning experience, or equivalent demonstrated through one or a combination of the following: work experience, training, military experience, education.
  • Labor Relations expertise or relevant HR Experience in an organized environment and / or Labor Law expertise.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to interact effectively with all employees at all levels of the organization.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) and experience with the union organizing process
  • Extensive experience leading collective bargaining negotiations for a large employer
  • Experience in collective bargaining with the Communication Workers of America (CWA) union
  • Strong executive presence, facilitation skills, drive for results, attention to quality and detail.
  • Ability to build relationships at all levels, including senior levels and drive decision making through a collaborative process approach.
  • Ability to create and deliver well-articulated communications (e.g., PowerPoint presentations and emails) applying appropriate level of content and detail dependent upon audience and intent.
  • Ability to motivate and influence groups or individuals across organizational boundaries to gain trust and confidence to make timely decisions.

Job Expectations:

Ability to travel up to 10% of the time

Position Location Options:

Charlotte, North Carolina (NC) – 401 S. Tryon Street
Charlotte, North Carolina (NC) – 8740 Research Drive
Charlotte, North Carolina (NC) – 1525 West WT Harris Blvd.
Minneapolis, Minnesota (MN) – 550 S. 4th Street

West Des Moines, Iowa (IA) –  800 S. Jordan Creek Parkway
San Antonio, Texas (TX) – 4101 Wiseman Blvd., Bldg. 308
Dallas, Texas area (TX) – 1445 Ross Avenue
St. Louis, Missouri (MO) – 114 N. Beaumont Street, Bldg. D
Phoenix, Arizona (AZ) – 2222 W. Rose Garden Lane
Chandler, Arizona (AZ) – 2600 S. Price Road, Bldg. B

Must be based in one of the above locations or willing to relocate at your own expense.

Relocation assistance is not available for this position.
This position offers a hybrid work schedule.
This position is not eligible for Visa sponsorship


Posting End Date: 

23 Jun 2024

*Job posting may come down early due to volume of applicants.

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At Wells Fargo, we believe in diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace; accordingly, we welcome applications for employment from all qualified candidates, regardless of race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, individuals with disabilities, pregnancy, marital status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.

Employees support our focus on building strong customer relationships balanced with a strong risk mitigating and compliance-driven culture which firmly establishes those disciplines as critical to the success of our customers and company. They are accountable for execution of all applicable risk programs (Credit, Market, Financial Crimes, Operational, Regulatory Compliance), which includes effectively following and adhering to applicable Wells Fargo policies and procedures, appropriately fulfilling risk and compliance obligations, timely and effective escalation and remediation of issues, and making sound risk decisions. There is emphasis on proactive monitoring, governance, risk identification and escalation, as well as making sound risk decisions commensurate with the business unit’s risk appetite and all risk and compliance program requirements.

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