Learning & Development Specialist - L&D

  • Human Resources
  • London, United Kingdom

Learning & Development Specialist - L&D

Job description

Easyship is revolutionizing logistics for eCommerce. With our all-in-one cloud based shipping software, businesses of all shapes and sizes have the tools needed to scale globally. At Easyship we believe in accelerating borderless commerce. We’re proud that a diversity of small business owners, crowdfunding campaigns, and global brands trust Easyship as their gateway to the world.

“We envision a frictionless economy where creators can use one platform to ship products to anyone, anywhere. When you grow, we grow.” Tommaso Tamburnotti, Co Founder.

Easyship is building tomorrow’s logistic infrastructure, today. Our team is continuously looking to reach new heights, whether it’s learning about new technologies or improving your own skillset, Easyship is prepared to empower you to grow. We believe that when we inspire each other, we grow together.

Easyship is recruiting brilliant, curious, and driven individuals to help us scale our innovative technology worldwide. Headquartered in New York with offices in London, Hong Kong, Singapore, Melbourne, Toronto, and Taipei – our team is global and growing. We encourage you to apply if a challenge excites you. If you enjoy the company of talented people. If you would dedicate yourself to a simple mission: to make shipping easy for everyone.

We operate with a global footprint, but we’re still tiny relative to the opportunity ahead, so there is still much to do. Join us and help put borderless commerce within reach of every entrepreneur.

Position Title: L&D Specialist

Reports to: Head of HR

Key Relationships: Project Managers, HR, Founders.

Job Purpose: Be at the forefront of helping to design, develop and execute L&D programs to ensure we’re providing “the right learning at the right time for the right employee” regardless of where employees are in their careers, or in the organization, or in the world! You will be the driving force, while partnering with the business leaders, in crafting Easyship’s learning strategy for new hires, managers, and leaders. 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Design & Implement global learning and development strategy

  • Work closely with internal and external partners to create development programmes

  • Create exceptional learning experience for employees

  • Develop training procedures

  • Monitor development and track employee performance

  • Accountable for ensuring L&D contributes to and influences improved performance across the commercial division at an individual, team and functional level.

  • Partnering with the Head of HR, Founders, and Project Managers to build insight into existing levels of capability, identify gaps and embed L&D initiatives

  • Develop learning and development plans to close key gaps for your area, taking into consideration the most effective and appropriate delivery channels


Skills & Personal Qualities:

  • 3-5 years of experience in a learning and development role

  • Have experience in designing, developing and delivering training material; developing a training strategy and understanding of different training methods and channels

  • Knowledge of Learning Needs Analysis techniques and tools Experience in facilitation and coaching to support employee development, team effectiveness and/or leadership and management development.

  • Results-orientated working to agreed timelines and ensuring high quality work standards are achieved.

  • Experience of developing strong working relationships with a diverse group of stakeholders and influencing at all levels of the organization.

  • Planning and organizational skills with the ability to work autonomously, manage multiple projects and prioritise tasks to meet business and stakeholder needs.

  • Proactive and a continuous improvement mindset to ensure Learning & Development consistently delivers value to the Research Organization.

  • Ability to Experience in linking training to performance and quality

  • Able to plan activities in a rapidly changing environment


  • Competitive compensation package

  • Company Equity

  • Gym & Wellness Reimbursement

  • Generous Vacation Policy

  • Duvet Day - Perfect for those cold winter days, when you don’t want to escape the warmth of your bed!

  • Mental Health Day - You deserve a day off! A chance to recharge and enjoy ‘Me Time’

  • Flexible working approach

  • Professional Development

  • Unlimited Coffee, Drinks & Healthy Snacks

  • Office PlayStation Games

  • As we expand, the potential to work in one of our international offices

  • Annual Summit in Hong Kong for you to collaborate with the team

  • Free Bicycles for all employees, whether it's a lunch time ride or use for daily commute

You will have the opportunity to work with a global team, filled with smart, ambitious and like minded colleagues. We have built an inclusive culture which supports and enables you to grow. Come and join the Easyship team!