Senior L&D Specialist


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Location Galway
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Permanent
Contact Terry McAuliffe

Senior L&D Specialist

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Job ID: JOB-13175
Senior L&D Specialist (Part-time/Job Share) – Galway

We are looking to speak with experienced Learning & Development Specialists about this great new job opportunity in Galway with one of our leading clients? This company stands out for their culture, exceptional career development pathways and unrivalled rewards and recognition packages.

Due to continued expansion of operations, our client are seeking applications from a suitably qualified and experienced Senior Training & Development Specialist on a Permanent/Part-Time basis


  • Consult directly with our business and support team members to develop effective, engaging and valuable learning solutions.
  • Design, development, and facilitation of virtual and in person instructor led training including New Hire Onboarding, leadership development initiatives, continuous professional development, teambuilding and culture learning programs.
  • Demonstrate the ability to handle multiple projects with quick deadlines.
  • Be innovative and creative with course design and facilitation.
  • Be team oriented with demonstrated experience working in a collaborative team environment.
  • Facilitate engaging presentations that contribute to business impact.
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of learning solutions for business impact and scalability.
  • Stay current with L&D Industry trends and best practices to elevate learning offerings.
  • Identify new ways to improve talent development at BSC;- including but not limited to, career development, leadership development and continuous learning.
  • Enable and empower employee learning communities and other types of peer-to-peer learning experiences, especially with an asynchronous approach.
  • While facilitating training, utilize technology to boost the transfer of knowledge for virtual learning environments.
  • Market available learning opportunities through company intranet sites, weekly emails, and other event marketing collateral.
  • Manage and Implement key processes and projects; develops and drives project plan; builds team ownership and commitment to project plan; keeps documentation organized.
  • Responsible for team and cross-functional communications; liaison between the team and a project review board; project meeting minutes, issues log, metrics, and other key communications.
  • Measure and continually improve effectiveness of training and development initiatives. Work closely with Operations, Quality, and Engineering employees on the initiatives of training products and processes.
  • Provide direction and support for the Learning Management System maintaining integrity of the system.
  • Ensure all training and tracking practices comply with the requirements of BSC Quality System and applicable local department practices.
  • Must comply with requirements of ISO 14001 and BSC Environmental, Health and Safety standards and follow procedures and instructions related to these standards.


  • Bachelor of Business in HR/L&D or related discipline
  • 8yrs+ experience in a similiar role or HRBP role with focus on L&D
  • Facilitating and train-the-trainer experience
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Knowledge of L&D best practise and trends
  • Experience in medical device, pharma or manufacturing industry is an advantage

For more information on this HR role please contact Terry McAuliffe on 0860468858 or email

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Terry McAuliffe


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Senior L&D Specialist

Terry McAuliffe

Role Type Permanent
Contact Terry McAuliffe
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