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Learning & Development Specialist

General information

Location:

Atlanta - Georgia - USA, Lowell - Massachusetts - USA, Raleigh - North Carolina - USA, USA - USA - Remote, Weston - Florida - USA

Function:

Customer Success

Ref #:

20210020158

Description & Requirements

Description

The Learning and Development Specialist will research, develop, design and deliver end-user training and job aid/guide materials for the UKG Customer Success Organization. The training experience includes onboarding of new employees; building internal knowledgebase on our procedures, tools and UKG product experience; and educating on the deliverables of specific roles and soft skills utilizing various learning mediums and methods. The Learning and Development team also partners cross-functionally with other lines of business to understand changes within their businesses so that we can educate Customer Success resources on impacts to their role.

Primary Responsibilities:

• Independently plan, research, design, develop and implement a variety of instructional curricula and educational materials for a blended learning solution to support the Customer Success Organization
• Create learning programs & training content that link organizational and learning needs to competencies, curriculum, and course objectives.
• Work with the Customer Success Leadership team to ensure learning needs are appropriately supported
• Enhance existing learning solutions and programs
• Coordinate, run, and maintain new hire training program
• Continually assess and audit enablement materials through evaluations, feedback, and from business and process changes to recommend revision/modifications to training curricula/materials
• Support the Learning Management System
• Develop & conduct on-site and remote training sessions to cover a variety of topics either independently or with other subject matter experts
• Assist with the identification of team training needs and develop and deliver training in the appropriate format (instructor led, documentation, quick reference cards, videos, and other online content) to meet identified needs
• Provide leadership, professional expertise, and direction in the planning and execution of quality training programs
• Research standards, practices, and trends for leadership development and recommend enhancements to training & development programs
• Evaluate the overall effectiveness and learning that occurs in training events and meetings and action on the feedback results

Qualifications

• Instructional design, curriculum writing, teaching/training, and E-learning course development experience
• Experience working with data and data analysis
• A minimum of three years within a Training and Development role
• Knowledge of instructional design concepts and principles, communication, writing, and end user training
• Knowledge and experience of online teaching, learning methods, and tools such Articulate
• Self-driven with the ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks
• Ability to share knowledge and work in a strong team-oriented environment
• Excellent writing, editing, and proofreading of material for clarity, accuracy and conciseness
• Demonstrated history of superior communication skills, verbal and written, with diverse personalities, technical competency levels, and cultures
• Aptitude to quickly learn existing and new tools/technology
• Become an end user subject matter expert for tools and systems utilized by Customer Success
• Demonstrated attention to detail and strong organization, planning & problem-solving skills
• Experience with CornerstoneOnDemand is a plus

Corporate overview

Here at UKG, Our Purpose Is People. UKG combines the strength and innovation of Ultimate Software and Kronos, uniting two award-winning, employee-centered cultures. Our employees are an extraordinary group of talented, energetic, and innovative people who care about more than just work. We strive to create a culture of belonging and an employee experience that empowers our people. UKG has more than 13,000 employees around the globe and is known for its inclusive workplace culture. Ready to be inspired? Learn more at www.ukg.com/careers

EEO Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ultimate Kronos Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, veteran status, and any other legally protected status under federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws. 


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Disability Accommodation

For individuals with disabilities that need additional assistance at any point in the application and interview process, please email UKGCareers@ukg.com or please call 1 (978) 250 9800.

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