Posted on 4th September 2019 by Jon Terry

L&D Manager


Birmingham Base (national remit)


£58-62,000 + Car & benefits

Job Type



4th September 2019


This well-known and market leading organisation is currently in the midst of a modernisation and transformational project. As a result they are currently looking for an L&D Manager to help them develop and lead a small, modern and commercially effective L&D function. Based out of Birmingham this is a role that will require national travel, the ability to inspire L&D (& HR) peers and champion a change in approach and strategy to L&D to a sometimes traditional business.

Reporting to a Head of HR and part of the HR leadership team you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Developing / recruiting and leading L&D team. Giving your people the confidence to drive a change in L&D approach and get buy in from the business to it
  • Identifying and implementing best practice L&D processes ensuring that the L&D team can be commercially effective
  • Championing a Centre of Excellence L&D model at all levels of the business ensuring operational training teams (sales etc.) have autonomy but still conform to new standards and approaches
  • Ensuring a focus on e-learning / digital learning including the implementation of an LMS.
  • Implementing new Performance Management Process, Talent Development, and Career Pathways

The role will require national travel however you will have responsibility for managing your own diary. 

You will need

  • Previous experience of working as a L&D professional within a multi-site role in a customer facing industry and with skills across the whole of the learning cycle.
  • Experience of project managing things like the implementation of LMS, new learning strategies, improvements to Performance Management Systems and the creation of Talent Management or Career Pathways.
  • Experience of managing an L&D team.

This is a lively and challenging business and you will need to have a flexible approach and style to build relationships with a varied internal client base. 

In addition to an attractive benefits package you will be joining a successful and renowned brand and have the chance to make this job role fit your skills and style.

Salary – c£60,000 + Car Allowance and Benefits. 

For more information on the role call Jon Terry or Diana Sharp at Wright Solutions on 0121 222 5599 or follow the link below to apply. (Please quote ref BBBH86)

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