An involving opportunity to develop the skills of ambitious sales and marketing colleagues worldwide
As a leading international organization, AkzoNobel operates wide-ranging and sophisticated Learning & Development (L&D) programs that help our employees to maximize their professional potential.
Within this context, your mission in this role is to establish and implement L&D programs that align with our Sales & Marketing strategy and business objectives. In doing so you ensure that the Sales & Marketing L&D portfolio is impactful, effective and relevant to both participants and the business. You will be part of the Global L&D team, working with direct control over the functional budget spend as you facilitate, coach and deliver effective training to expert and motivated employees worldwide.
Is this a challenge that matches your profile as a professional with a proven ability to anticipate and manage change and recommend pragmatic solutions aligned with business and HR strategy? Can you demonstrate a track record of successful project management across program design, development and delivery? Have you gained valuable expertise in terms of identifying, selecting and commercially negotiating with external partners? Above all, can you make a real difference within our dynamic, multinational and multicultural business environment?
If you offer all this and more we invite you to apply for the role of
Learning & Development Lead Sales & Marketing
The role and its responsibilities
This position is based at our Global Center in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Your core task is to manage the design, development and sourcing of world class development solutions that support organization change. In order to achieve this you:
At all times you act as a dynamic change agent, building awareness and facilitating successful process, behavior, and culture change. You also build a network of regional L&D champions and work inclusively with global and local L&D CoE to ensure ‘one voice’ and full alignment of local tools and approaches with the overall strategy.
To apply for this position you must possess all the following attributes:
We offer a fascinating international environment that rewards your skills and enthusiasm. In addition to a good salary, you can expect excellent terms of employment. Training opportunities and internal networks enable valuable personal and professional development.