Kalpana Singh

Sr Director Capacity, Publicis Sapient
Experience : 19 years

Around 20 years of experience in Talent acquisition, Talent Deployment and Talent Deployment
  • Leadership

About Me

Around 20 years of experience in all facets of Talent, from Talent Acquisition, Deployment and Talent Management. Responsible for entire capacity solutions , ensuring talent availability for current demand and building for future workforce. Global exposure with US, UK and India geographies, and have led staffing for various Business Units and Industry Verticals like Financial Services, Automobile, Travel & Hospitality, Retail , Content ,Energy Services & Telecom. Job Entails: - India lead for Capacity for Publicis Sapient, responsible for ensuring people availability at the right time with right skills to meet business needs, that enables revenue growth. - Working closely with Business and our people to make it a win win and create balance of growth and aspirations. -Responsible for deployment of 8500 people in India and ensuring all the revenue is enabled on time and with world class team -Responsible for ensuring supply with right skills is made avaialble from across Supply Sources with appropriate mix -Responsible for Maximizing hiring funnel through multi-pronged sourcing plan. Eg. Skilled hiring, Semi skilled hiring, Trainable fits, FxTE etc -Responsible for ensuring we are enabling Business Growth and ensuring we are maintaining our Utilization Target , OI Targets and cost Targets - Gearing up our workforce and getting them future ready - Collaborating and working closely with Capability leads , People Strategy, Training Partners in ensuring we get relevant programs for our people - Responsible for India Hire plan, Contracting plan and also training plans - Maintain a certain bench percentage for certain segments of the skills - Partner with other people teams on performance management , roll off feedback management & Do-ability plans & mobility management - Change Agent Evolve the function further through Maturity Models - Currently on the journey of Transformation and creating a next gen platform that will transform capacity