Learning Partner - Merck Animal Health (Field-Based) Job - United States
Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company – one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.
Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you. To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. As part of our global team, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.
The Learning Partner Consultant supports and facilitates learning and development activities within the North America Commercial Business, and influences the design, delivery and execution of the learning plan to achieve business results. The role supports the Food Animal Production Business Unit in the execution of the L&D strategy through consulting and delivery on appropriate learning solutions. S/he interacts with and influences business leaders, mid-level managers, and field sales teams to understand and meet business goals and performance needs, develops and executes learning plans aligned to the broader division, function, or line of business and product brand strategy, and routinely engages with key stakeholders to ensure learning solutions continue to support and positively drive desired outcomes. The candidate must have strong consulting skills, strategic mindset, has the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment, has strong communication skills, presents themselves with a professional and executive presence and is self-driven.
While the role is field based, it does require the candidate to be at most, within 4 hours driving distance to the DeSoto, KS site as a requisite of this role to support the Food Animal Production client base.
Success in this role depends on the candidate’s ability to collaborate with leaders in the business, subject matter experts, Faculty members and other Learning Partners and Learning Consultants, as well as work cross-functionally to act as a partner and point of contact for the business’ performance needs and communicate them to support design and delivery of learning solutions. The candidate will balance their time between consulting, design, development, curriculum building and facilitating training to their client areas.
Minimum Education Requirement:
- Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience and Skills:
- A minimum of 8 years of experience in learning consulting or similar experience to include sales, marketing and training
- A minimum 5 years of leadership experience
- A minimum 3 years of sales account management experience, key account management preferred
- A minimum 3 years of experience facilitating, developing, and/or delivering sales learning and/or training solutions
Our employees are the key to our company’s success. We demonstrate our commitment to our employees by offering a competitive and valuable rewards program. Our Company’s benefits are designed to support the wide range of goals, needs and lifestyles of our employees, and many of the people that matter the most in their lives. If you need an accommodation for the application process please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Job: Learning Consultation
Job Title:Assoc. Dir, Learning & Development
Primary Location: NA-US-KS-DeSoto
Other Locations: NA-United States
Employee Status: Regular
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Number of Openings: 1
Shift (if applicable): 1st
Company Trade Name:Merck
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