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The Company

We are proud to partner with the global market leader in logistic and in the parcel market. Through close cooperation, this organization strives for the improvement of their operational activities and the expansion of their logistical achievements. They have an extensive portfolio of integrated solutions that focus on the optimization of their customers’ business processes and competitive positions. The company is growing rapidly and plans to double in size in the next five years.

The Role

Reporting directly to the Dean of the Academy, the Dean of the Business Faculty is a Strategic Business partner for the organization for Learning needs in the Business domain. This is one of five global faculties that make up the academy. As a member of the global Academy Management Team will be a key player in developing the strategy for the Academy. The Dean will be responsible for the overall planning, implementation, and effectiveness of professional learning strategies and initiatives. In addition, they will be responsible for building Learning communities, in close cooperation with stakeholders and the global Academy team. They will design and set up, in partnership with Learning Consultants, curricula to meet earning needs and will be responsible for establishing a learning management system that ensures effective learning outcomes.  

The Individual

Our client is looking to recruit an experienced ‘Learning’ professional and leader, with the ability to translate Learning into a Business value proposition. This person will have strong relationship building skills who can connect globally, to build Learning communities and to develop curricula that determine the learning paths for their employees, teams and communities. This person will have 5 - 10 years’ progressive experience as a Senior Learning Consultant or organizational development role in a multinational company. They will be a creative professional with a passion for learning and development and the ability to clearly articulate ideas and concepts. In addition, they will thrive in a fast‐paced environment and be an instinctive collaborator who values teamwork and the input of others.

Posted on 13 Mar 2019

At a glance

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Job function
Talent Management
Industrial & Manufacturing
International Coverage
Global HQ
Global revenue
US$1-10 Billion
Solid report to
Dean of the Academy
Potential upsides
The opportunity to build a world class Academy in a rapidly growing company.
Potential downsides
Must be comfortable in an ambiguous and fast paced environment.