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Coordinator, Global Learning & Development - United States  

Alexion (company)

Posted on : 15 April 2017

Project Description



The Coordinator, Global Learning & Development will be an integral part of the L&D team, supporting implementation of global L&D solutions and coordinating day to day processes.




  • Supports global L&D team as needed with implementation of programs and practices, to include support of talent reviews, succession planning, training, organizational effectiveness initiatives, diversity and inclusion, and performance management
  • Assists with the scheduling, planning and coordinating of workshops and meetings for the L&D team
  • Maintains working relationship with internal stakeholders to troubleshoot issues and implement updates for organization
  • Reserve and manage resources such as training rooms, conference rooms and Skype and immersive room connections
  • Prepare classrooms including ordering and assembling course materials and supplies
  • Coordinate event catering during program execution as needed
  • Lead the coordination of L&D budget including contract administration, invoice tracking activities, setting up Purchase Orders, and interfacing with Procurement, Legal, and Finance as needed
  • Oversee and reconcile purchasing card charges
  • Organize and maintain department records complying with record retention guidelines
  • Serve as the first point of contact for assisting employees with questions or issues
  • Add, maintain, and track all L&D courses within the LMS
  • Prepare and send email communications to global employees in support of L&D programs
  • Create reports and analyze data to track training completion and compliance, show trends and engagement in learning resources, and provide ad hoc data as needed
  • Help the L&D team to positively impact the organization by participating in larger L&D projects and initiatives, contributing creative ideas, and providing process improvement suggestions




  • Minimum 4 years related work experience as a L&D Coordinator and/or in an HR function in a complex, cross-functional business
  • Experience handling sensitive, confidential information
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and possess strong analytical skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong Project Management Skills
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Calendaring/Email tools such as Outlook
  • Flexibility, detail orientation, positive attitude, demonstrated communication effectiveness
  • Experience in the pharmaceutical/biotechnology industry is preferred
  • Experience working across country/regional/global lines is preferred
  • Computer literacy is required
  • Travel required up to 20%




  • Must have 4 year BA/BS degree or equivalent work experience




New Haven, CT, United States


Alexion is a global biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and delivering life-transforming therapies for patients with devastating and rare disorders. Alexion developed and commercializes Soliris® (eculizumab), the first and only approved complement inhibitor to treat patients with paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH) and atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS), two life-threatening ultra-rare disorders. As the global leader in complement inhibition, Alexion is strengthening and broadening its portfolio of complement inhibitors, including evaluating potential indications for eculizumab in additional severe and ultra-rare disorders. Alexion’s metabolic franchise includes two highly innovative enzyme replacement therapies for patients with life-threatening and ultra-rare disorders, Strensiq® (asfotase alfa) to treat patients with hypophosphatasia (HPP) and Kanuma™ (sebelipase alfa) to treat patients with lysosomal acid lipase deficiency (LAL-D). In addition, Alexion is advancing the most robust rare disease pipeline in the biotech industry, with highly innovative product candidates in multiple therapeutic areas.
As a leading employer in our industry, Alexion is proud to offer a highly competitive package of base and incentive compensation as well as a comprehensive benefits program designed to support the health, wellness and financial security of our employees and their families. Benefits include group medical, vision and dental coverage, group and supplemental life insurance, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement, relocation assistance and much more. To learn more about Alexion, please visit or download our App for iPhones and Blackberries.

Alexion is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative action employer