Professional Development Specialist – Learning Operations

General Dynamics Information Technology - Fairfax, VA (30+ days ago)3.8

Job Description
The Learning Team within HR Talent Development Center of Excellence is seeking a self-starting, detail-minded, results driven professional who can coordinate, plan, and manage the logistics and operations of enterprise training and development programs.

The successful candidate will work closely with the learning and development teams ensuring that our operations are not only efficient, but are also supporting positive learning experiences for employees. This means employees understand the training opportunities available, how to get enrolled, what to do and where to go, and who to call if they need help. The successful candidate will manage the enterprise-wide learning calendar, help brand and market courses and programs to internal employees, monitor and track registration and attendance, support onsite training delivery, and distribute post-training evaluations. The successful candidate will also be the “go-to-person” for all employee inquires related to training.

Frequent travel within the Baltimore-Washington area and other locations, mostly within the United States, will be required. Virtual work options possible within this role.

This is an excellent opportunity to expand your skills, grow your career, and be part of a collaborative team within an HR Center of Excellence. The successful candidate will support enterprise-wide training within a 40,000+ person organization.

Administers various training programs.
Coordinates logistics for courses to include preparing course materials, room set-up, and other instructor requirements.
Conducts follow up evaluations to determine effectiveness of documented processes, course material, and delivery.
Assist with work on HR training-related projects and be part of a team approach to solving workplace problems.
Participates in the development and implementation of new programs.
Supports the linkage of online and self-directed resources through classroom based learning.
Utilizes computer-based training development systems, including Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, PowerPoint, and comparable software.
Maintains current knowledge of emerging trends and technologies related to professional development and training.
Supports knowledge management of the learning function and warehouses materials and training archives.
Participates in special projects as required.
Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources, Education, or a related business discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training, or work experience.

2-5 years of related experience in professional development and training.
Effective administrative and organizational skills.
Effective communication skills.
Knowledge of general human resources practices and procedures.

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.