Professional Development & Training Manager

  • Job Reference: 1322
  • Date Posted: 10 July 2019
  • Recruiter: Ryder Reid Legal
  • Location: City of London, London
  • Salary: £70,000 to £90,000
  • Sector: HR
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Exciting new opportunity for a legal Professional Development & Training Manager to join the London office of a successful, dynamic and forward thinking US law firm. The Professional Development & Training Manager will be a key part of the team responsible for providing skills training and development for Partners, Associates, Trainees and Business Services across the London office. Key responsibilities for the Professional Development & Training Manager will be diverse, including:

  • Assisting with the design of a career development framework that sets out expectations for all junior and mid associates
  • Designing and delivering a programme of skills training to support each stage of career, liaising with external trainers as necessary
  • Working with Trainee supervisors and HR to improve current Trainee training offering
  • Working with the US to support the identification and delivery of relevant L&D initiatives
  • Identifying and implementing innovative and effective learning solutions
  • Creating supporting materials including the design and production of e-learning using online software
  • Working with the Head of L&D to prepare the annual Learning and Development budget for the London office

The ideal candidate for the Professional Development & Training Manager role will have a legal qualification and extensive L&D experience from a Law firm or professional services firm. You must have good experience of the design and delivery of face to face training using a variety of imaginative and innovative methods. The ability to develop strong working relationships is essential, as is high level influencing and negotiation skills in order to build trust and respect. This firm offers an excellent benefits package and working environment, so if you meet this criteria then please contact Ryder Reid Legal for immediate consideration.