Cardinal Health Sr. Consultant, Learning Experience Architect (Leadership Development) in United States

Instructional Design & Developmentis responsible for creating and implementing blended learning solutions focused on new leader orientation and onboarding, leadership skills development and Professional/business skills development through alignment with People Solutions and Services.

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The Learning Experience Architect team is responsible for providing program leadership and holistic management for the following global, enterprise experiences:

  • New leader orientation and onboarding
  • Leadership skills development
  • People Solutions and Services alignment

What is expected of you and others at this level

  • Applies advanced knowledge and understanding of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to manage a wide variety of projects
  • Participates in the development of policies and procedures to achieve specific goals
  • Recommends new practices, processes, metrics, or models
  • Works on or may lead complex projects of large scope
  • Projects may have significant and long-term impact
  • Provides solutions which may set precedent
  • Independently determines method for completion of new projects
  • Receives guidance on overall project objectives
  • Acts as a mentor to colleagues, as needed


  • Serves as an employee development thought leader, creating innovative solutions and sharing best practices with others
  • Ability to operate with a sense of urgency, and willing to roll up sleeves, driving for results by set deadlines
  • Ability to adapt to changing business needs
  • Demonstrates advanced knowledge of adult learning principles and concepts, needs assessment, instructional design theory, evaluation methods, and technical capabilities to manage a wide variety of projects
  • Establishes ongoing relationships with business and learning leaders to proactively identify performance gaps, recommend learning solutions, influence decision making, build and implement experiences that drive outcomes
  • Partners with stakeholders to design and deliver blended learning solutions (subject matter experts, instructional design and development resources, facilitators, etc.)
  • Facilitates instructor-led and virtual training demonstrating effective use of presentation/facilitation tools, techniques, and materials, etc.
  • Supports engaged facilitators with ongoing communication vehicles, train-the-trainer events, development opportunities, observations and feedback loops for growth.
  • Evaluates and measures solutions to gauge effectiveness and recommend improvements. Reports findings and insights regularly to senior leadership.
  • Manages external vendor partners to ensure programs/products deliver expected outcomes.


  • Bachelor’s degree, advanced degree preferred
  • At least 8 years of HR and/or training experience including:

  • Advanced knowledge of instructional design methodologies

  • Facilitation (classroom and virtual)
  • Consulting with clients in the US and outside of the US
  • Strong project management, consulting, facilitation, influence and relationship management skills
  • Proven track record of interacting with all levels of leadership
  • Passion for learning innovation
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment and work with aggressive timeframes
  • Highly motivated, creative, self-sufficient, able to operate effectively with a team
  • Strong work ethic
  • Travel expected at 50-70%

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.