Career Development Manager 

About Katalyst.


Katalyst, founded in 2006 in in the Carolinas, is a boutique technology services firm headquartered in Charlotte with additional locations in North and South Carolina. For nearly 15 years, we have grown our business with the belief that providing best-in-class expertise focused on sustainable business outcomes in every engagement will result in long-term success. 


We accomplish this by putting the Client at the center of what we do; knowing that if we delight our client in every engagement, by empowering their organization, it builds lasting relationships from trust that is earned. At Katalyst, we take pride in our gritty “can do” culture in getting “it” done as well as our high regard for humility – being confident in what we know, knowing what we don’t, and sticking to what we’re good at.


Our organization puts a high value on family, with a culture that expects you to work hard but provides you the flexibility to make the time with the family when it matters. This is a fun, tight-knit company fo hard-working individuals that share in our values at Katalyst. We offer great benefits, flexible work schedules and a very dynamic environment with some day travel in the Carolinas and an occasional overnight. If you are looking for a company that embraces creativity, tenacity, and grit please apply to join our team.


Position Description: 

We're looking for a Career Development Manager to join our team.   This team member will work closely with leadership in recruiting top talent, play a key role in onboarding team members, collaborate with management and employees on professional development roadmaps that include coordination of training and networking events as well as work with our business partners in aligning programs to the strategic direction of the company. If you're a team player with an eye for acquiring and developing great talent who loves connecting people and opportunities, this is the role for you.

Responsibilities/ Job Function:  

  • Cultivate key relationships over the long-term with best-in-class talent and evangelize the Katalyst culture to focus on hiring top performers over the long-term.

  • Collaborate with teams to deeply understand hiring needs

  • Develop unique full hiring strategies and interview criteria for each role

  • Source qualified candidates, review resumes, and prescreen candidates while moving interview process forward in a timely manner

  • Organize and facilitate interview debriefs

  • Drive offer approval, extension and negotiation

  • Identify closing strategies for offers and proactively provide candidates with the right information to help make their decision as easy as possible

  • Manage candidates in process and provide them with a positive experience

  • Build upon the Katalyst onboarding process and act as an internal advocate in the successful acclimation of new team members to incorporate them into the Katalyst culture.

  • Work closely with Katalyst management in tailoring a learning roadmap for individual team members that aligns with both the company’s organizational goals and the individual team member’s professional aspirations.

  • Work with Katalyst leadership on departmental enablement roadmaps for group training, collaborative learning sessions, and creative interdepartmental brainstorming meetings.

  • Track, coordinate and drive strategic partnership programs as well as cultivate key relationships with channel liaisons to drive development investments from our partners to Katalyst.



  • Driver

  • Organized

  • Great at handling rapidly changing circumstances

  • Fantastic interpersonal skills



  • 5+ years of technical sourcing, recruiting or HR experience required

  • Proven track record for assessing talent beyond matching key words on a resume

  • Proven experience in building and managing a diverse pipeline

  • Ability to connect and effectively communicate with people of all levels

  • Must thrive and prioritize in a constantly changing environment

  • Bachelor's degree


Compensations/Benefits: Will be commensurate with experience and skills 


Estimated travel:  Less than 5%


Relocation:  no


Let Katalyst help optimize your technology and educate you on how to reduce your IT expenses. 


Katalyst_Logo_Color no background.png
  • Grey LinkedIn Icon
  • Grey Facebook Icon
  • Grey Twitter Icon
  • Grey Instagram Icon