Director, Learning & Development in Egg Harbor Township at Spencer's and Spirit Halloween

Date Posted: 12/2/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Come work with us at Spencer's & Spirit Halloween, where you'll be working with the best and brightest colleagues as you help us deliver the most fun experience and product possible to our guests. We're fast-paced and take our work seriously, but we always have a good laugh at the end of the day. Walk through our stores or the halls of our corporate office and you'll see firsthand that we're laidback and irreverent. We're firm believers in being true to YOU, so tattoos and piercings are as common as watercooler convos. Whether it's critiquing our new exclusive costumes or quality testing newly implemented software technology, our teams understand the importance of working collaboratively to challenge status quo and achieve our goals. We keep pushing ourselves to go above and beyond and are looking for top talent to become a part of our team!

We offer the following benefits:

  • 30% discount on merchandise
  • competitive salary
  • career advancement
  • Bonus opportunity
  • an excellent benefits package including Vacation/Sick/Holiday pay, Medical/Dental/Disability/Life and AD&D insurance & 401k.

Position Overview:

Responsible for partnering with company leaders to identify development needs for Corporate Office associates, sourcing & developing curriculum, selecting appropriate delivery mechanisms and monitoring training effectiveness.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Align training with company's strategic goals
  • Assess training needs of Corporate Office associates & partner with leaders to develop career paths and improve associate productivity & effectiveness
  • Source, review & develop training material & content
  • Oversee, evaluate & update current Learning Management System content & other educational material
  • Assist with high potential identification, succession planning & development plans
  • Monitor & communicate training related metrics
  • Create & manage a training budget
  • Work collaboratively within the Human Resources team & take initiative to assist other team members to ensure a high level of customer service
  • Manage confidential & sensitive information

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree required
  • 10+ years relevant work experience
  • Demonstrates strong cultural awareness & business acumen
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with ability to communicate at all levels of the organization
  • Ability to manage confidential information with a high level of sensitivity & accuracy
  • Maintains a positive, professional demeanor in all interactions
  • Strong verbal & written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills with strong attention to detail
  • Excellent problem solving & analytical skills
  • Flexible, creative & team-oriented
  • Anticipates well & takes initiative
  • Ability to balance multiple priorities & work in a fast-paced, fun environment