Learning & Development Consultant

Verizon - Basking Ridge, NJ

What you’ll be doing...

You will explore what our people need to learn to be even better. Your programs and learning approaches will align with our business needs and be highly effective and in tune with our culture. You’ll design learning solutions that are engaging, fun, and most importantly build those capabilities needed to enable our people to create the Verizon of the future.

Responsibilities associated with the position include:
Creating innovative learning solutions for sales, products, customer service, and employee development.
Resourcing learning initiatives with internal and external training experts.
Managing vendor and contractor relationships.
Evaluating program effectiveness and continuously improving our solutions.
Managing the archive of learning programs and materials.
Identifying and writing/filming compelling stories about Verizon Consumer Group products and services to help educate and inspire employees to serve our customers.
Translating complex company initiatives into digestible, short content that ties back to the larger Verizon strategy and initiatives.
Developing, managing, and executing learning solutions that inform our employees in the growth and deployment of emerging technologies, ecosystem development and strategic partnerships.
Writing product and employee-facing news articles and performance support content.
Interacting and working collaboratively with cross-functional employee communications/PR/marketing groups, sales and service operations teams.
** This position can be located in any vaild Verizon U.S- based Corporate office**

What we’re looking for...

You’re energized by discovering the best new learning approaches and applying them to create engaging learning programs. You seek feedback and understand the importance of continuous improvement. You gain satisfaction from meeting key learning objectives and seeing the impact of a strong learning program.

You’ll need to have:
Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of experience.
Four or more years of relevant experience.
Experience managing projects.
Willingness to travel up to 25% of the time.
The flexibility to work evenings and weekends as necessary.

Even better if you have:
A degree.
Experience consulting with HR professionals and their business clients.
Experience managing projects effectively balancing timeliness and quality.
Experience using media as a messaging platform, including ideation, scripting and storyboarding, production, and post-production advising
Ability to understand why technology matters for customers and tell that story.
Ability to plan and execute complex projects both autonomously and collaboratively.
Experience providing creative solutions to complex problems or issues.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Excellent problem solving, decision making, and analytical abilities.
Ability to work quickly and effectively while maintaining great flexibility and accuracy.
Adept with generating creative concepts, overseeing production, and editing.
Knowledge of adult learning principles and training approaches.
Knowledge in design and delivery of employee training.
When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our employees' differences, including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.