Global L&D Manager

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Technology / Software

  • Job type:

    Fixed term contract

  • Salary:

    £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits incl. unlimited holiday

  • Contact:

    Stephanie McCleery

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Global L&D Manager, £70,000 - £80,000 + pension, healthcare and unlimited holiday, Fully remote working with occasional need to go to the Reading office.

12 month FTC maternity cover

This is an exciting opportunity to work for a Tech Software business who have global presence and have plans to expand further into Europe as well as North America and APAC in the next 12 months. The L&D function only really set up a few years ago so there is still a lot to achieve and this is not just a cover role, but will offer the opportunity to add value, make changes and implement some exciting projects across the business globally. People first is a core value and this is one that is focused on throughout the business


  • To design and deliver on the people development portfolio, create an extraordinary experience for the people and help them thrive and be as successful as they can be
  • Be responsible for the management, planning and execution of learning and development
  • Manage the overall L&D programme across the business, including management of the L&D Officer
  • Design and deliver key learning and development programmes, as well as working with third parties on more technical programmes
  • Drive engagement and collaborate with the wider business
  • Contribute to the design and maintenance of the LMS including some creation
  • Report on L&D activities and where the function has added value
  • Develop internal networks across the globe, work closely with local HRBPs to understand local challenges and come up with solutions
  • Delivery of around 1 - 2 programmes a week
  • Virtual delivery, design and also come up with new ways of learning, using your creativity to reach to a wide audience
  • Lead on key projects and initiatives including DEI and wellbeing,

Experience needed

  • Experience working in a Tech / IT Services or similar, fast paced business.
  • Experience of working in an L&D senior level role and with a global remit required,
  • A full complement of L&D skills from design and creation, delivery, virtually and in person
  • Ideally CIPD qualified and relevant training qualifications
  • A strong collaborator, able to bring teams together through learning and build networks
  • You'll have a creative flair, enjoy working on projects and looking at the strategy as well as being hands on and happy to roll up your sleeves.

To be considered please apply online

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