I am an experienced Cornerstone OnDemand (CSOD) Implementation & Integration consultant with over 8 years experience in Cornerstone OnDemand. I have worked in the automotive, paper processing, finance, retail and banking industries with proven success in large complex organisations.

Experience

  • Solution Consultant

    at TalenTek

    January 2019 - at Present

    Gauteng

    Have a solid understanding of enterprise software and the benefits of the on-demand SaaS model, and of the integrated learning and talent management processes and best practices. Gather business and technical requirements and customize/develop presentations and demonstrations to highlight how and why Cornerstone’s solution would suit the customer better than the competitor’s products or homegrown development. Build customer relations through sales and follow-up calls and product presentations/ demonstrations Act as the primary technical interface on customer sales calls Develop and leverage knowledge of industry trends and specific customer current/future architecture in order to position the Cornerstone solution, acting as a trusted advisor Actively keep abreast of functional and technical issues relative to the solution and industry Interface and coordinate efforts with team members from our consulting team to demonstrate and develop/configure project plans and proposals.

  • Technical Integrations Consultant

    at TalenTek

    January 2016 - January 2019

    Gauteng

    Responsible for the implementation of Technical projects for the integration of existing HR/Payroll/Recruitment/Accounting and other systems with Cornerstone's Talent Management Cloud solutions. Focus on helping clients by assisting with the Sales Teams, Account Management and Implementation teams in the crafting of technical solutions that support the Integration of the CSOD product with client and third party applications. Conducting needs assessments of customer requirements, develop scope of work and supporting documentation, to include conceptual solution options, diagrams, work-flow, business cases to support a compelling winning solution. Provide technical guidance to clients integrating to a SaaS solution by maintaining a deep knowledge of the aspects and ease the complexities involved in technical projects, guiding clients to solutions. Applying consistent approach and deliver consistent quality across engagements.

  • Senior Implementation Consultant

    at TalenTek

    April 2012 - December 2015

    Gauteng

    I supported the implementation and optimization of Cornerstone OnDemand, a human capital management system, to client base spanning from the mining, financial services, retail and manufacturing, automotive and high technology industries. Being the lead consultant of many implementations, I was mostly project-based, performing functions of systems analysis, solution scoping, project planning; system configuration and customization as well as second-line customer support.

  • Learning Technology Specialist

    at Volskwagen Dealer Academy - South Africa

    January 2009 - March 2012

    Gauteng

    Develop and implement an integrated LMS Strategy. Engaged in project-based assignments to build LMS business solutions that support a wide variety of internal learning requirements. Investigating emerging learning technologies and to advise the learning community on their use and application. Consulting with business partners to match specific business unit needs to appropriate solutions. Conduct needs analyses and use findings to develop appropriate solutions / interventions to leverage optimal use of the LMS. Design and develop assessment strategies and tools to evaluate learning results and measure business impact. Monitor and respond to changes in environment, organisation, customers and products and improve existing use of the LMS functionality. Equip the organisation with relevant skills that underpins effective career progression, skills retention and increased productivity. Analyse business and operational needs Design and develop training packages to address the needs

  • e-Learning Content Developer

    at Nedbank Human Resources

    November 1998 - December 2008

    Gauteng

    Design and builds e-Learning to be deployed on the web or via CD Rom using a variety of graphics software applications, techniques and tools. Planned and coordinated the project activities. Where appropriate, utilise the ADDIE approach to ensure consistent delivery, repeatability and predictive results. Manage resource availability and capacity to develop e-learning applications. Clarify business requirements into an executable body of work through the completion of documents such as a request for service. Compile a budget estimate and obtain sign-off for the costs incurred. If needed, obtain additional budget from client for network QA and supplemental costs incurred on their behalf Monitor and track project plan deliverables. Communicate project status reports to stakeholders to inform them of status, issues and risks in a timely manner. Identify potential constraints, negotiate, reschedule, resolve these constraints in order to have minimum impact on identified projects.

  • Business Recovery Engineer

    at National Data Systems

    January 1996 - November 1998

    Gauteng

    I was trained and upskilled as a business recovery engineer based at different Nedbank retail branches and head office sites. We provided both hardware and software support for the entire Nedbank group. This included desktop, laptop and server support, printer repairs and software roll out for Microsoft operating systems including Microsoft Office and other software applications. I also worked closely with the Lan Administrators based at each of the head office sites to provide them with support.

Education

  • Become an L&D Professional

    at LinkedIn Learning

    2020 - at Present (1 year)

  • Organizational Learning and Development

    at LinkedIn Learning

    2020 - 2020 (1 year)

  • Gaining Internal Buy-In for Elearning Training

    at LinkedIn Learning

    2020 - 2020 (1 year)

  • How to Design and Deliver Training Programs

    at LinkedIn Learning

    2020 - 2020 (1 year)

  • Developing Managers in Organizations

    at LinkedIn Learning

    2020 - 2020 (1 year)

  • Cornerstone Core - Product Certification

    at Cornerstone OnDemand

    2019 - 2020 (1 year)

  • Cornerstone LMS Certification

    at Cornerstone OnDemand

    2019 - 2020 (1 year)

  • High School Certificate

    at JG Strijdom

    1990 - 1994 (4 years) Gauteng

Languages

  • Afrikaans Native

  • English Negotiation

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