Learning & Development Specialist – Mayo | Collins McNicholas

Learning & Development Specialist – Mayo

  • Reference: GJ44539
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Galway, Mayo, Sligo
  • Category: HR & Training

Learning & Development Specialist required with strong experience working in a manufacturing environment.


  • Work with organization to understand training and development needs for specific business, performance issues and/or across employee groups and determine strategies to meet needs.
  • Lead the design, development, implementation, and delivery of training curriculum.
  • Develop testing and evaluation procedures. Provide recommendations for improvement.
  • Manage the training and development calendar and ensure the programs stay within budget.
  • Manage internal and external partners and suppliers, along with training and development budgets related to specific initiatives.
  • Ensure training is being utilized for the target audiences. Establish scorecard and tracking systems to gather results data.
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of training programs at satisfaction, activity, and business outcome levels.
  • Keep up to date with developments in training by reading books, going to seminars/meetings and attending relevant courses.
  • Serve as a resource to answer employee questions regarding training needs and programs.
  • Develop, customize, manage and implement online learning curriculum.
  • Supervise Training Administrator 


  • Strong analytical and strategic thinking skills.
  • Extremely solid presentation and group facilitation skills.
  • Ability to identify needs, design training and performance solutions and measure impact.
  • Ability to influence partners and key stakeholder groups

For a confidential discussion and a more detailed job spec (more information on the role), please contact Noeleen Stewart on 091-706712 or email noeleen.stewart@collinsmcnicholas.ie


For more information on our Recruitment and HR Services and to see a full list of our available jobs across Ireland, please visit our website www.collinsmcnicholas.ie

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