Learning & Development Partner

At Moneybarn we work hard to deliver a first-class service to our customers, every single day. We know that it is our passionate and dedicated people that make this possible and we are committed to developing and empowering those people. To drive this forward, we now have a brand-new opportunity for a Learning and Development Partner, based in our HR team in Petersfield.

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced L&D professional to join a growing company driven by a values-based approach of being fair, approachable, responsible and progressive.

What you’ll be expected to do in the role:

You will play a pivotal role in the creation and delivery of the people plan for the organisation, developing a learning and development framework that will support the business including; shaping development programmes for high potentials, creating competency frameworks and building leadership programmes. Day to day you will:

  • Lead on the formulation and implementation of the L&D strategy
  • Manage, develop and implement end to end learning processes aligned to Moneybarn policy
  • Manage all L&D projects
  • Design and implement programmes, initiatives, training and the processes and procedures required to ensure delivery of Moneybarn policy and achieve behavioural change
  • Contribute to the development and achievement of business plans, providing insightful information, guidance and advice, enabling business areas to assess the implications linked to their decisions
  • Recommend areas for change, supporting the leadership team in delivery of agreed change projects to achieve continuous improvement
  • Manage and motivate the learning and development team, developing them through stretching objectives, feedback and coaching
  • Give advice and guidance, anticipating and providing solutions to a range of problems to facilitate effective people management practices and project delivery
  • Build relationships with internal and external stakeholders to support the provision of advice and analysis to inform business decisions
  • Support design and delivery of the talent management proposition and framework for Moneybarn including talent initiatives such as Leadership development, 360 and coaching programmes
  • Provide an input on the development of the Moneybarn culture and working environment
What we’re looking for from you:

To shine in this role, you will have a proven track record of translating innovative strategies and business requirements into clear, actionable goals. You will thrive in a fast paced, results oriented environment and you will possess highly developed communication and influencing skills. Above all, you will share our passion for developing people.

Must have:

  • Demonstrable experience of learning design and development
  • Proven track record of translating vision, innovative strategies and business requirements into clear, actionable goals
  • Ability to assess training needs and design and deliver blended learning solutions
  • Strong influencing skills, able to make an immediate impact with stakeholders
  • Demonstrated project/process management ability
  • Ability to manage vendors and third parties
  • Flexible in approach
  • First class communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong knowledge of Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Understanding of latest L&D thinking and external best practice

Desirable:

  • CIPD qualification
  • Experience in Financial Services or a regulated environment
Working at Moneybarn

Working at Moneybarn is rewarding in every sense, and we believe that if we take care of our people, our business will take care of itself. As a growing company, we are always interested in hearing from people with potential. Our head office is in Petersfield, Hampshire.

We’re the UK’s largest specialist vehicle finance lender, and we’re part of the Provident Financial Group, one of the UK’s leading suppliers of credit products to the non-standard market. To find out more about us, including our history and values, click here.

Reasons to join the Moneybarn team

Ensuring we have a dedicated team is essential to our success, and we’ve worked hard to create a friendly working environment, which allows individuals to share ideas and deliver positive outcomes.

We want all employees to be able to fulfil their potential and excel in their role, so we invest heavily in training and development throughout the business. This approach enables us to nurture talent, and provide the very best outcomes for both our customers and the business.

The wellbeing of our team is incredibly important and we offer a gym, qualified instructors, keep-fit classes, Barney Bikes and regular fruit deliveries for employees to enjoy. We also run a range of regular in-house events and activities to promote interaction and communication within the company.

2017 marks Moneybarn’s 25th year of trading and we believe our continued success is driven by our values-based approach which underpins the way that we engage with our employees, customers and partners. Our values are: Fair, Approachable, Responsible & Progressive.

Benefits

We offer competitive salaries and a full employee benefit package, which includes a contributory pension, employee Sharesave and stock purchase schemes.

How do you apply?

Click on the "Apply now” button below. This will pop up an email which you can use to attach and send us your CV and covering letter telling us why this is the perfect opportunity for you.

Once we’ve received your CV and covering letter, if you’re successful at the first stage we’ll contact you to arrange an interview.

If you don’t hear from us within 7 days of sending us your application, this means you have been unsuccessful. We may not be able to provide confirmation and feedback to everyone who applies.

Important notes

  • We will keep your CV on our records for 6 months after your application
  • We will carry out full financial checks and Criminal Record Bureau checks as part of the recruitment process for all roles
  • As an employer that believes in the importance of cultural diversity in the workplace, we’ve signed up for the National Equality Standard (NES). You can find out more here.