Job added in hotlist
Applied job
Contract job
Recruiter job
Employer job
Expanded search
Apply online not available
Similar Jobs
View more jobs in New York City, NY
View more jobs in New York

Job Details

AVP Global Workplace Design

New York City, NY, United States

Posted on
Sep 21, 2021

Apply for this job


Date Posted:
Sep 21, 2021
New York, NY, US, 10166
:  AVP Global Workplace Design
Job Location: New York, NY
The Role
The AVP of Global Workplace Design will develop, design, and articulate the design vision, values, and strategy for the company’s workplace environments.
Key Responsibilities:
Contribute to the company’s evolving workplace strategy, working with the Workplace Experience lead, workplace technology and other industry experts to design and implement new workplaces
Provide thought leadership in design for the company with an emphasis on exceptional workplaces and workplace experiences
Work closely with technology partners to identify workplace technology / tool requirements that meet (or exceed) the needs of our hybrid workforce
Craft and communicate the workplace design vision to internal and external audiences
Bring forward industry-leading ideas and insightful data to guide design-related decisions and offer innovative solutions
Develop an understanding of and staying current on changes and innovations to the workplace before and beyond the pandemic
Gain a deep understanding of customer (employee) problems in how we work and defining how our workplace could be design to their benefit
Lead a team of external designers and architects
Key Relationships
Reports to:
VP of RE&CS Global Strategy & Operations
Direct reports/team
: None
Key Stakeholders
: SVP Global Real Estate & Corporate Services, VP Global Strategy Operations, VP Global Facilities Management
Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:
Bachelor’s degree in Design or Architecture
Minimum 15 years of experience in corporate real estate design and architecture
Experience as a principal, studio director, or director of design for a corporate real estate organization
Large corporate environment experience where coordination, collaboration and communication across multiple organizations is required for alignment, approvals, decision-making, and governance
Expert influence skills to manage enterprise stakeholders, business partners, and teams of diverse composition (e.g. varying skill sets; in-house and outsourced; across locations and regions) who are not direct reports
Proven vision, leadership, and strategic thinking skills through each stage of program execution. Ability to lead evolving initiatives from start to finish in a fast-paced environment
Strong interpersonal, communication, and solid negotiation skills, including the ability to foster organizational change through program execution and act as a change agent
Strong organizational skills and detail orientation
MetLife Success Principles:
Experiment with Confidence
– Courageously learn and test new ideas without fear of failure
Act with Urgency
– Demonstrate speed to action with agility and determination
Seek Diverse Perspectives
– Source ideas and feedback to expand thinking and make informed decisions
Seize Opportunity
– Drive responsible growth and identify areas for continuous improvement
Champion Inclusion
– Foster an environment where everyone is valued, heard, and can speak up
Create Alignment
– Partner with others across the organization with candor and transparency
Take Responsibility
– Be accountable and act in pursuit of the right outcomes
Enable Solutions
– Anticipate and address obstacles while managing risk
Deliver What Matters
– Execute meaningful priorities and follow through on commitments
MetLife, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, is one of the world’s leading financial services companies, providing insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management to help its individual and institutional customers navigate their changing world. Founded in 1868, MetLife has operations in more than 40 countries and holds leading market positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.  
We are one of the largest institutional investors in the U.S. with $666.7 billion of total assets under management as of June 30, 2021. We are ranked #46 on the Fortune 500 list for 2021. In 2020, we were named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the fifth year in a row. DJSI is a global index to track the leading sustainability-driven companies. We are proud to have been named to Fortune magazine’s 2021 list of the “World’s Most Admired Companies.”        
MetLife is committed to building a purpose-driven and inclusive culture that energizes our people. Our employees work every day to help build a more confident future for people around the world.  Visit us a
****to learn more about our brand, history, and values.  
We want to make it simple for all interested and qualified candidates to apply for employment opportunities with MetLife.  If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to
or ****.
MetLife is a proud Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer dedicated to attracting, retaining, and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at MetLife without regards to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 
MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.
Nearest Major Market:
New York City

Company info

Sign Up Now -

Similar Jobs:
Under the supervision of the Knowledge Management Analyst, and in close collaboration with the Communications Specialist and the Social Media Officer, as well as other colleagues in the Partnerships, Policy and Communications (PPC...
Sr Product Designer
Location : New York City, NY
Job Summary: UX RESEARCH COORDINATOR SUMMARY: Disney Streaming brings our beloved characters, timeless stories, legendary athletes, and epic sporting events directly to people on their own terms. We believe in researching custo...
Type of Requisition: Regular Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None Public Trust/Other Required: None Job Family: Professional Development Are you an experienced instructional designer? Do you have hands-on experienc...
By using Employment Crossing, I was able to find a job that I was qualified for and a place that I wanted to work at.
Madison Currin - Greenville, NC
  • All we do is research jobs.
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 1,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.
DesigningCrossing - #1 Job Aggregation and Private Job-Opening Research Service — The Most Quality Jobs Anywhere
DesigningCrossing is the first job consolidation service in the employment industry to seek to include every job that exists in the world.
Copyright © 2021 DesigningCrossing - All rights reserved. 169 192