EY Learning Consultant - UK&I - Learning and Development - 12 Months FTC - London in England, United Kingdom

Title: Learning Consultant - UK&I - Learning and Development - 12 Months FTC - London

Location: GB-England-London

Job Number: LON00C5P

As a Learning Consultant you will participate in the development, deployment and facilitation of ‘World Class Learning’ across UK & Ireland (UK&I). You may also be required to contribute to activities or projects across the wider UK&I Talent Development function.

The Opportunity:

This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a highly sought after department at EY, with colleagues across a variety of teams and functions.

The role involves relationship management of multiple stakeholders and project management in deploying ‘World Class Learning’ across UK&I in line with the Global operating model for Learning Deployment.

You will have the opportunity to partner with our service line contacts as a trusted business advisor, using knowledge and experience of blended learning solutions to deliver training events that meet the needs of the business and enhance the Talent Development brand.


Your Key Responsibilities:

  • Overall strategic deployment of a portfolio of courses or large scale training events for the Assurance Service Line, from initial planning through execution to evaluation and analysis

  • Build and maintain relationships with internal and external stakeholders, including the management of facilitators across your portfolio of courses

  • Manage costs within the budget by identifying the most cost-effective solutions and maintaining visibility of current and future spend

  • Maintain a thorough understanding of, and adhere to, the Global Operating Model for Learning Deployment

  • Coach and partner with the UK&I Learning Coordinators and the Talent Shared Services (TSS) Learning Administrators to increase their knowledge, skills and ability

  • Maintain a thorough understanding of mandatory/regulatory training requirements and oversee close monitoring of attendance records and escalation of non-attendance

  • Support the wider UK&I Talent Development function by undertaking other strategic, operational, evaluative or developmental activities and projects

Skills and Attributes for Success:

  • Ability to perform as a trusted business advisor

  • Excellent people management, coaching and interpersonal skills

  • Highly organised with a sound attention to detail and an ability to deliver to deadlines

  • Proactive problem solver

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Strong IT skills – Excel, Outlook, SharePoint, Word

To Qualify for the role you must have:

  • A passion for providing high quality learning for our people

  • The ability to interact well with people at all levels within the firm

  • Experience of, and an aptitude for, project management within a professional environment

Ideally, you’ll also have:

  • Enthusiasm for, and evidence of, course/programme management

  • The ability to juggle conflicting demands and to prioritise effectively

  • The ability to pre-empt deadlines and pursue colleagues for relevant information

  • A desire to embrace and drive change whilst identifying and supporting process improvements and demonstrating best practice

  • The ability to learn new processes and skills quickly

  • The ability to work well unsupervised and use initiative where required

What we look for:

An enthusiastic and dedicated individual with strong project management skills and experience of operating in a professional environment. Someone with a passion for developing people and building robust and fruitful stakeholder relationships. Ideally, you will have an interest in broader learning and development trends and initiatives (e.g. blended learning, digital disruption, etc.)

What Working at EY Offers:

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

  • Support and coaching from some of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

About EY:

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Join us in building a better working world.

Apply now.