FDM London Academy Manager

London (Greater)
13 Aug 2014
10 Sep 2014
Contract Type
Full Time

FDM is a global professional services provider and the UK’s leading IT graduate employer.  We are currently seeking an Academy Manager who will be responsible for the day-to-day running and operations of our London Training Academy. Leading a team of experienced IT Trainers, the Manager will ensure the smooth running of the Training Academy taking into account business needs.


Duties and responsibilities:

  • To manage and direct the day-to-day activities of trainers and trainees in the Academy
  • To manage trainers in the development of trainees in their nominated stream
  • To manage training to meet business needs, by agreeing course content with the Consultant Manager
  • Managing individual development plans for trainers and other direct reports
  • Ensuring consistency of course delivery across all Academies in all geographies
  • To manage and be accountable for quality of training delivery
  • Assist in the RFI/Tender process as and when required by the business


Essential criteria:

  • Background in IT training
  • Minimum 2 years team management / leadership experience
  • Analytical and organisational skills
  • Proven skills as a trainer in a commercial environment
  • Proven, recent commercial experience of delivering training
  • Proven experience of developing and authoring quality training materials
  • Able to communicate at all levels
  • Be responsible for managing the results of quality assurance outputs and be ultimately accountable for QA procedures
  • Ability to supervise staff and make personnel decisions
  • Excellent written communication skills


Desirable criteria:

  • Qualifications in training and management
  • Experience in training IT, communications, team working, management techniques
  • Previous experience in defining and delivering Elearning
  • Proven knowledge of Learning Styles and implementation into a real-life training environment
  • Project Management experience using MS Project



If you are excited by this rewarding opportunity and would like to inspire the next generation of IT and business professionals with Britain’s largest listed IT services provider, apply now. Email your CV via the apply button for immediate review.



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