Learning and Development Manager
Join an innovative and evolving Global Animal Health company
Fantastic opportunity to join a 2022 Employer Of Choice for Gender Equality for 7th consecutive year!
Work with a high performing, agile and passionate teams
Permanent full-time role with competitive salary and benefits
B ased Upper Hutt, New Zealand with work from home and office flexibility
The Learning and Development (L & D) Manager is responsible for the learning and development of all staff at our company’s Animal Health sites located in Upper Hutt and Bendigo.
What You Will Do
Responsibilities include, however not limited to :
The Learning & Development Manager will support the Upper Hutt and Bendigo businesses by setting up a learning and training strategy able to support the manufacturing organisations and consistently provide expertise to maximise employees’ potential.
This role will partner with the Global Learning & Development Department to implement and continuously improve Standard Site Learning Processes, you will foster a learning environment that allows progressive continuous improvement of skills and develop, support and facilitate learning and development activities within the site.
Furthermore, you will partner with the Upper Hutt and Bendigo Management teams to execute the site capability plan to achieve business results, and particularly with area leaders to develop capabilities within their respective areas.
What You Must Have
Academic Degree in Business Management, Organization Development or Adult Learning, or equivalent with relevant Pharmaceutical Operations experience.
Experience in Learning & Development or Organizational Development, including at experience as Business Partner or Consultant in the Learning & Development field, preferably in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing or relevant industry
Knowledge of Quality systems and cGMP
Working knowledge of : Adult Learning Principles, Evaluation Methodologies
Knowledge of Learning Management Systems
Prior knowledge of Change Execution Management (CEM) or similar framework
Experience of Behavioural Change and Consequence Management (BCCM) or similar framework
Understanding of Lean Manufacturing Production Systems (TPS)
Proficient in Microsoft based systems
The ability to engage individuals in a digital capacity
What You Can Expect
Great culture & benefits of working flexibly
Opportunity to make an impact in the L&D for Animal Health
Be part of a company that thinks differently to solve problems, make progress, and deliver meaningful innovations and solutions
Exposure to a variety of Animal health teams and systems
Career growth and support
Travel to Bendigo, expectation every couple of months.
Who we are
We are known as Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, New Jersey, USA in the United States and Canada and MSD everywhere else. For more than a century, we have been inventing for life, bringing forward medicines and vaccines for many of the world's most challenging diseases.
Today, our company continues to be at the forefront of research to deliver innovative health solutions and advance the prevention and treatment of diseases that threaten people and animals around the world.