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Talent Management Associate (Temporary)

Job ID: 34012
Department: Human Resources
Location: 4 World Trade Center


The Port of Authority of New York & New Jersey is seeking a Talent Management Associate to support both strategic and tactical components of the employee engagement strategy, culture transformation and goal to enhance the overall employee experience.

Role & Responsibilities

The incumbent will support the agency’s business priority to be an Employer of Choice and focus on key culture aspects that make the agency a great place to work.   As a member of the HR Business Strategy & Solutions team within the Human Capital Department, the incumbent will leverage global best practices to develop practical resources for implementation.  

Specific duties include: 

  • Assist in the administration and de-brief Employee Culture and Engagement Survey
  • Conduct research on best practice, create scalable tools that meet the unique needs of the agency’s diverse line businesses and functions to enable engagement action planning
  • Contribute to the post-survey engagement strategy that promotes talent development, inclusive behavior, as well as reinforces ethics and integrity as cornerstones to organizational health in partnership with a diverse set of stakeholders
  • Help identify the near and long-term approach and set targets for employee engagement metrics
  • Support efforts to determine approach, timing and utility for pulse surveys 

Note – This is a long term, temporary position expected to last approximately 9 months.


Candidates must present the following qualifications to be considered eligible for this position:

  • 1 -3 years’ relevant experience in HR, Learning and Development, Organization Development or organization culture 


Ideal candidates will present the following profile:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial / Organizational Psychology, Human Resources, Business Administration or a related discipline; candidates with a Master’s degree are highly preferred 
  • Demonstrated track record managing projects in a complex, highly matrixed structure 
  • Solid problem-solving ability with a results oriented, solutions-based approach
  • Ability to influence across all levels of the organization with internal and external stakeholders
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and oral, (critical) with a focus on teamwork and engagement
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Knowledge or professional interest in managing HR / OD data analytics

How To Apply

Interested candidates should apply to this job by clicking on the Apply Now button and submitting a combined cover letter and resume.

Only applicants under consideration will be contacted.

About The Port Authority

Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency's network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than $23 billion in annual wages and $80 billion in annual economic activity. The Port Authority also owns and manages the 16-acre World Trade Center site, where the 1,776-foot-tall One World Trade Center is now the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere.


The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey/Port Authority Trans-Hudson (PATH) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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