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We have an exciting opportunity for a Learning and Development professional.
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Reporting to the Head of HR Operations/Business Partnering and L&D the successful candidate will be instrumental in ensuring Learning and Development contributes to business performance and proactively identifies and responds to potential skill and development gaps.

Responsibilities will include:

• Designing and delivering L&D programmes for the company
• Being the first point of contact for all issues relating to L&D
• Upholding and controlling the online e-learning for the business
• Providing expertise and support in the creation of L&D programmes and interventions that support Sir Robert McAlpine’s strategic operational goals
• Reviewing and updating L&D processes and procedures
• Providing specialist input and expertise around L&D activities to operational management to deliver the best outcomes for the company
• Working with departments on activities/projects where L&D input is required
• Demonstrating stakeholder management and relationship building skills externally and internally
• Promoting and sharing best practice/knowledge throughout the business
• Designing and developing manager tools and aids in the L&D arena to improve line management engagement with employees
• Coach managers on best practice L&D approach and methods
• Reporting on L&D activity to internal clients

Applicants will ideally have the following skills, knowledge and experience:

• Experience within a L&D role, ideally from a construction industry background
• Experience of TNAs, planning structures of programmes, and designing, delivering and facilitating sessions
• Good business contacts within the L&D industry
• The ability to successfully influence others and gain credibility with all levels of employees
• A positive and enthusiastic attitude and mindset
• Experience of design and delivery of L&D for employees
• Understanding of all relevant compliance requirements/issues
• Fully developed and detailed knowledge of L&D
• An engaging training style

The ideal candidate will be degree qualified or equivalent in a relevant subject area with a L&D accreditation e.g. CIPD or equivalent.

We offer an excellent package commensurate with experience and expertise.

Sir Robert McAlpine Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.