Head Office

L&D Specialist

Coventry, England
September 16, 2020


Learning and Development (L&D) Specialist


Competitive Salary

Being a HR professional at McKesson UK, a leading healthcare company, means a lot. It means being the people champion. The HR hero. The employee advocate. The talent finder. Join us, and you could be all these things and more. Based at our Support Centre in Coventry, you’ll drive our people agenda – ensuring we get, grow and keep talent that helps to improve lives. At the same time, with opportunities to develop and progress your career, you’ll have everything you need to become more than you ever imagined.

About the opportunity

This opportunity will offer variety, career development and real input into training and development within the McKesson business. 

With 22,000 colleagues, 1500 sites and several brands, it is more important than ever to ensure that our learning and development Programmes are designed and delivered to a really high standard. 

You will work as part of a small team to design and deliver fantastic L&D content for multiple business areas, on multiple topics, using a variety of tools. 

Taking ownership of your own workload, whilst producing high-quality, innovative, content that is still consistent with our brand guidelines is important in this role.  As is being able to challenge ways of working and thoughts whilst providing an upbeat and team focussed support.  Simply launching new initiatives isn’t enough; launching, communicating, landing and embedding learning is paramount.

About you

To be considered for this role it is essential you are currently, or have recently, worked within an L&D role, preferably within a multi-site role, in a customer facing industry.

With Proven experience/examples of creating first-class learning content you will also have broad experience of authoring tools and working knowledge of an LMS.

Excellent communication and writing skills are also a must!

In return for your hard work, we offer training opportunities and development plans, wide-ranging benefits, flexible holidays and a brilliant work-life balance. We’ll also ensure that you feel empowered to support colleagues and make a real difference in people’s lives.

About McKesson

We’re McKesson – a Fortune Global 500 healthcare company that strives to break boundaries, challenge the status quo and support the changing healthcare industry. Bringing together six companies and 24,000 McKesson UK colleagues across pharmacy, pharmaceutical distribution and homecare services, we’re committed to offering the best advice and healthcare to our patients, customers and colleagues. As part of our Support Centre you’ll be able to use your passion, ambition and drive to build solutions and have experiences that transform lives for the better – starting with your own.

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