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Cerner Director, Enterprise Change Management in Kansas City, Missouri


Job Title:

Director, Enterprise Change Management

Job Description:

We are excited to share the opportunity of Director for Cerner’s Organizational Effectiveness and Change Management Center of Expertise (COE). This team is responsible for enabling Cerner’s strategic imperatives and transformation by improving organizational health and performance through innovative HR solutions and services to deliver measurable business value. As we aim to achieve our mission of transforming healthcare, with the rapid evolving business environment, we must be fit for growth in how we work, organize and accelerate our organizations and associates to support our long-term growth.

In this role, the Director of Enterprise Change Management is a part of the leadership team of the Organizational Effectiveness and Change COE. You will provide oversight and enable the delivery of the OE&C strategies and implementation of key OE&C practices/services. The change management practice team will facilitate strategic alignment, stakeholder engagement, change impact assessment and other change management interventions while providing expertise to leadership and direction in cross-functional project team(s). In addition, the team will help solve complex organizational changes as well as design and implement change management strategies, plan to enable effective sponsorship, align leadership teams, enable adoption of desire behaviors and reinforce the change. This includes providing change leadership expertise either directly or indirectly and acting as function head within the business area. By working closely with leadership on change strategies that maximize associate engagement and enablement, it will facilitate a culture that maximizes organizational productivity and associate satisfaction. This leader will develop, prioritize, and execute the long-term OE&C objectives and strategies in line with broader organizational strategies, securing sign-off/support and ensuring delivery and implementation. In this role, you will ensure appropriate procedures exist and are adhered to by the business and OE&C, and ensure the ongoing evolution and development of those procedures align internally to both short and long-term goals. Developing and managing budget plans and monitoring budget performance along with ensuring appropriate resources are in place with the tools necessary are key responsibilities in this role. In addition to these responsibilities, this associate will use strategic and innovative thinking to influence and inspire across functions and clients in order to drive success.

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Applicants for U.S. based positions with Cerner Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

As of December 8, 2021, as a condition of employment, all US-based employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless a medical or religious exemption is approved.

Some Cerner positions may be obligated to comply with additional client-facing requirements and occupational health requests, including but not limited to, an immunization set, an annual flu shot, an annual TB screen, an updated background check, and/or an updated drug screen.

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Company Overview:

Cerner is a place where people are encouraged to innovate with confidence and focus on what is important – people’s health and the care they receive. We are transforming health care by developing tools and technologies that make it more efficient for care providers and patients to navigate the complexity of our health. From single offices to entire countries, Cerner solutions are licensed at more than 25,000 facilities in over 35 countries.

Cerner’s policy is to provide equal opportunity to all people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected category. Cerner is proud to be a drug-free workplace.

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Basic Qualifications

  • At least 12 years of total combined higher education and related work experience, including:

  • 8 years of managing large complex transformation

  • At least 4 years total combined higher education and related work experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • At least 3 years of management and/or strategy planning

  • At least 8 years of experience in organizational development including assessing organizations, designing and implementing organizational development initiatives

  • A Master’s Degree in Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Organization Development, HR Management, MBA or a related field

  • Five or more years of relevant professional level experience (e.g., organization development, program design and management, etc.)


  • Currently living in or able to relocate to Kansas City metro area

  • Able to travel up to 20%



Relocation Assistance Available:

Yes - Domestic/Regional


Kansas City

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Marketing, Communications & Corporate Affairs

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