Insight - VP, Talent Strategy & Programs


Founded in 1995, Insight Partners is a global software investor partnering with high-growth technology, software, and Internet Startup and ScaleUp companies that are driving transformative change in their industries. The closing of the firm's recent fundraise, Fund XII, brings Insight Partners regulatory assets under management to over $90B.

Insight Partners has invested in more than 600 companies worldwide and has seen over 55 portfolio companies achieve an IPO. Headquartered in New York City, Insight has offices in London, Tel Aviv, and Palo Alto. Insight's mission is to find, fund, and work successfully with visionary executives, providing them with practical, hands-on software expertise to foster long-term success. Insight Partners meets great software leaders where they are in their growth journey, from their first investment to IPO.

Role Summary

The Talent Operating Team is focused on delivering best-in-class talent and people programs to our Portfolio companies and Insight Partners. As the VP of Talent Strategy and Programs, you will be responsible for developing an aligned approach to how our talent strategy and programs go to market. You will define & lead a range of strategic products/programs critical to the ongoing development of our talent function and identify new talent sources that enhance our Portfolio companies’ ability to hire the best, influencing future hiring strategies with data and analytics. This individual will lead the Talent Programs team and report directly to the Talent Operating Partner.

You will:

Oversee the development and execution of talent solutions to support DE&I, hiring at scale, and other innovative programs that accelerate our Portfolio companies’ ability to acquire talent

Proactively identify process improvement opportunities, and lead & promote the use of new talent sources, approaches, and technologies

Lead and develop a team of talent program managers capable of driving strategies for how we acquire talent and leverage external research and intelligence on top talent in and out of the market

You are:

Product-oriented, you are well-versed in steering and evolving the product roadmap

Data-driven and analytical

A strategic leader with a bias for action 

A visionary and idea generator who motivates and empowers your team to execute

You have experience in:

Building and evolving a product within a Talent function - from defining the strategy to launching, iterating, and scaling

Leading and owning the product roadmap 

Developing innovative programs with technology

Using market trends to continuously improve programs and approaches

Building, growing, and developing teams with a focus on acting with urgency and delivering against strategic imperatives