We are looking for an L&D Programme Manager for a very special business…

Central London, Southampton or Reading
Circa £60k per annum
21 Dec 2018
18 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

We are looking for an L&D Programme Manager for a very special business…

Job Title – Academy L&D Programme Manager

Location: Southampton, Reading area or London

Salary: Circa £60k per annum plus benefits

Contract type: Permanent

Location: Southampton/Bracknell / other locations will be considered


What can we tell you about this fantastic opportunity?

We are looking for someone to bring world-class learning practices to our client’s colleagues across UK & Europe making the most of your learning & development experience, doing more of what you love.

We love this client, they never stop looking for ways to improve on excellence. This drives their commitment to ensuring that their people are trained and developed to the highest standards, following the learning cycle to ensure they develop and deliver learning opportunities which engage their people and drive the business forward.

They are a complex global business that's continually evolving their practices and technology infrastructure, such as their new cloud-based human capital management platform SAP Success factors. Their future-driven outlook combined with their new technologies will continually test your learning & development programme expertise. Enrich your capabilities and theirs, leading successful learning practices to enhance their global methodology.

You will:

  • Drive a culture of service excellence, customer care and value for money, role-model this as a customer champion and coach others to deliver customer care, including through times of change.
  • Work closely with the Group Change Programme team and colleagues across the business to understand operational priorities and concerns and define any specific interventions or improvement required.
  • Manage the portfolio of Academy projects
  • Lead a small content development team to design, deliver and evaluate first class learning content which supports the improvement in the capability of your colleagues.
  • Create and maintain, processes and procedures to ensure the Academy are easy to do business with and key metrics are available. Provide expertise and guidance on best practice learning technology formats and channels to support stakeholders with learning and development projects.
  • Be responsible for ‘spreading the word’ of the work of the academy, working closely with the Internal Communications team to develop and maintain the comms plan  
  • Own the quality by defining the quality standards and ensuring all learning is designed, developed, implemented and evaluated to the highest quality standards. Support and coach the business to meet standards where needed.
  • Drive innovation, always looking for new and different ways to engage colleagues in learning
  • Build and maintain great stakeholders relationships both internally & externally
  • Manage your own compliance with health and safety rules, instructions, systems and legal requirements, ensuring employees are suitably trained and adequate resources are available to work safely.
  • Monitor and review health and safety performance, observe safety behaviours in the workplace, taking appropriate corrective and preventive action as necessary and suggesting and implementing improvement activities.

You must:

  • Be able to use your excellent communication skills to develop and maintain stakeholder relationships.
  • Keep up to date with the latest trends in Learning and be able to assess the relevance to the business and the area requirements
  • Be self-motivated and be a credible partner to the business
  • Use your expert knowledge in learning programme management to deliver effective projects on time and within budget

Sound good? Why not send us your CV and we can tell you more about this great business!

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