Learning & Development Specialist

People services Birmingham, United Kingdom


Position at Connect Distribution Services Limited

Here at Connect Distribution, our aim is to be the first choice for home appliance after sales service, spare parts and accessories.

With over fifty years of experience, we are the largest independent home appliance and spare parts distribution organisation within the UK working with a number of household brands including Dyson, Whirlpool, Hotpoint, Hoover and Bosch to name a few!

We have an exciting opportunity for a L&D Specialist to join our Learning and Development team within an ever expanding business. As a L&D Specialist, the role will involve:

  • To design appropriate training materials and deliver the material across areas of the business within the necessary time-frames including Head Office and the Distribution Centre
  • To work with all Managers to help identify and grow talent
  • To work with managers to improve knowledge base, confidence, performance and productivity
  • To pro-actively plan Learning & Development programmes 
  • Support the delivery of Induction Training Programme
  • Maintain the Learning Management System (LMS) for all staff and ensure it is being used to its full potential

As a L&D Specialist, it’s important that you have:

  • Experience in identifying training needs
  • Experience of designing material for a required purpose 
  • Experience of working with people at all levels
  • Good level of attention to detail

We would be really excited if you have:

  • Enthusiasm to learn new skills in different areas of the business 
  • A motivated, personable character  

What we offer:

  • Free on-site parking
  • 31 days annual leave (including bank holidays)
  • Pension scheme
  • Access to over 250 discounts including high street and online shopping, travel, technology, entertainment, food and drink and many more via Perkbox
  • Social events
  • Potential to win access to Football tickets for Birmingham City home games
  • Staff discounts on all products

Full Time Working Hours