Global Head of Creative Learning and Development

Blue Eskimo
£75000/annum Benefits
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A truly unique opportunity for a Learning Practitioner, Manager, and learning expert to join our client, a highly creative agency provider of media solutions. You will lead all aspects of the assessment, delivery, design and measurement of training programs across the organisations dispersed geographic locations, including onboarding, eLearning, and tech skills training.
A credible learning leader, you will have design skills, delivery skills, project management skills and the ability to lead creative and technical teams to deliver world class learning solutions.

Why is the role so good?

* You will join a world leading brand, with immense creativity
* You will lead ongoing skills development at a global level
* You will lead a team, by example and through credible creative flair!

About the Global Head of Learning and Development

* Define and execute organisational training strategy and map future plans and timescales
* Lead a team to further develop the learning culture, casting a commercial eye to develop learning that delivers tangible return on investment
* Maintain and develop all training standards at a global level
* Develop the capability and overall experience (including digital content) for the Learning Management System (LMS)
* Understand the changing and growing needs of a complex workforce and plan for future business needs
* Undertake internal marketing and communications to promote all L&D initiatives
* Closely align L&D with the Talent and HR business needs
* Utilises a variety of training methodologies, techniques, concepts, learning tools, and practices to ensure maximum effectiveness of training
* Evaluate and demonstrate through effective MI the progress and development of employees to demonstrate RO
* Create an approach and execute the production and embedding of digital learning content/assets (eLearning, video, social learning etc) creating a blended approach
* Keep abreast of market information and trends to ensure competitive and relevant design and delivery

Candidate Requirements

* Educated to degree level or equivalent, ideally adult education orientated
* Experienced in the creation of digital content to supplement or augment learning programmes and experiences
* Experience in the design and development of a global training and digital learning strategy
* Strong communications skills
* Programme development/management experience
* Hands on approach to design and deployment of learning
* Experience of developing and curating a variety of learning resources (eLearning, video, static etc)
* Strong influencing skills
* Analytical and business minded approach
* You will be a high energy, self-starting and driven L&D expert

Blue Eskimo is the leading provider of specialist recruitment for the Learning and Development, e-learning and Training sectors. We provide interim, fixed term contract and permanent roles for multiple disciplines. These include Learning and Development Managers, e-learning Business Development Managers, E-learning Instructional Designers, Elearning Project Managers, Learning Technology Managers, Training Operations Managers, Training and e-learning Consultants, IT Trainers & Soft Skills Trainers