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  • Location

    United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Business Systems & IT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    c£40,000 + company car

  • Contact:

    Lisa Starkey

  • Contact email:

    lisas@mvp-search.com

  • Job ref:

    59263LS

  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Consultant:

    Lisa Starkey

Training Manager – Logistics Systems & Operations

UK – ideally Midlands-based with national travel required

c£40,000 + company car/benefits

 

MVP’s client is a dynamic logistics business with a diverse client base and ambitious growth plans.  To support it through the next phase in its development, the business is seeking to appoint a Training Manager, to proactively manage and deliver all training requirements across its warehouse network, with a particular focus on IT / WMS and systems support for project launches, new customer implementations and additional training requests.

 

In this role, you’ll be:

 

  • Analysing changes being delivered with any new project and identifying associated training requirements
  • Communicating and agreeing training requirements with operational managers. 
  • Working collaboratively with stakeholders to create a training timeline and plan for training delivery
  • Working with subject matter experts to design and create training materials and different ways of learning eg video, sessions and training notes
  • Identifying Super Users and delivering train the trainer sessions    
  • Arrange regular training sessions on hot topics with guest speakers and subject matter experts – via Skype, MS Teams etc to maximise participance across sites

 

Experience & skills required:

 

  • Previous experience (minimum 2 years) in a training role – ideally within a logistics environment
  • Able to confidently create training materials using MS Word and video software
  • Knowledge and experience of warehouse management systems (ideally JDA)
  • Knowledge of logistics processes
  • Great communication, organisational and leadership abilities
  • Able to create and deliver “E Learning” programmes
  • Great relationship-builder
  • Able to influence at senior levels of the business
  • Mobility – the role will involve travel to sites nationwide

 

This is a great opportunity to join a progressive and evolving logistics business that is experiencing sustained growth.