Head of Learning & Developm...

Head of Learning & Development/Training

Job Title: Head of Learning & Development/Training
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Harrogate
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-11-06
Reference: 9558
Contact Name: Mike Aitchison
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 06, 2018 10:33

Job Description

A rare opportunity for a high calibre L&D/Training professional to join the leadership team of a small but rapidly expnding Financial Services broker in a newly created role.

You will design, own and deliver the companies L&D/Training framework from what is effectively a blank sheet of paper so previous experience of operating at a strategic level within an FCA regulated business is essential.

In addition to the normal internal stakeholder relationship management, this role will also involve extensive work with the lenders on the panel to ensure that changes in risk appetite, lending criteria, regalatory driven change and technology and communicated to and understood across the business in a timely and structured manner. 

This owner managed business is the market leader in their niche lending sector. Their recent growth and forecasts for the next couple of years are aggressive but backed up by an established brand and a significant USP which gives them a clear competitive advantage. The board have agreed that their growth must be backed up with dedicated L&D resource to ensure that is innovative and develops the learning culture within the business.