Subsurface Learning Manager

Job ID: 649357
Location: Bury
Category: Arts & Design
Salary: Negotiable
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Role synopsis
The Subsurface Learning Team manages the development and delivery of learning offers to the Subsurface community across three Upstream functions.

The Subsurface Learning Manager is responsible for modernizing and updating the subsurface learning offers consistent with the three year plan agreed by functional leadership.

The role will be responsible for working with technical representatives through all phases including: learning needs analysis, designing, developing, and piloting of appropriate learning offers.
Key accountabilities
Delivers Upstream Talent and Learning/Head of Function agreed subsurface learning in-year plan for learning design and modernisation with end-to-end accountability including: learning needs analysis, assessment, design, development, piloting, and technical content owner engagement.
Effective collaboration and working relationship with the technical specialist and technical content owners in the development of the learning offers.
Actively drives 70:20:10 culture shift with the selection of the appropriate learning modality to support increased quality, accessibility and cost efficiency (including new learning ideas)
Works with the Functional Learning Director and Discipline Directors to define the three year learning modernization plan based on business needs and resource prioritization
Identifies and agrees scope of work for learning vendors or internal learning solutions team to deliver products as needed with appropriate vendor/contract management
Executes design and modernisation to PtA/BP University standards, using approved systems (e.g., Project Server, SharePoint tools) with commitment and quality mind-set.
Operates as One Team with peer Learning Managers to align activities, share resources, drive CI/efficiencies and ensures value for every dollar invested in 3rd party spend.
Works in partnership with Subsurface Learning Advisor to help them with efficient learning transitions delivery (e.g., LSC, Faculty needs) and CI.
Identifies opportunities to leverage existing learning systems and learning offers across BP Group to reduce cycle time.
Active learning to improve performance through learner feedback review with team and post appraisal of completed projects.
Essential Education
Educated to degree level – Learning related degree
Essential experience and job requirements
Significant experience in learning development and delivery.
Demonstrated ability to build quality learning offers for advanced technical staff.
Other Requirements (e.g. Travel, Location)
There are no additional requirements. Please respond with N/A below.
Desirable criteria & qualifications
Masters Degree in Instructional Design or related area.
Experience in the Upstream Oil and Gas industry
Technical expertise in Instructional Design
Ability to quickly build relationships with technical specialists
Communication skills within a learning team and with client groups
Project management skills.
Bias for delivery
Relocation available
Yes - Domestic (In country) only
Travel required
Yes - up to 10%
Is this a part time position?
About BP
Our business is the exploration, production, refining, trading and distribution of energy. This is what we do, and we do it on a truly global scale. BP operates with business activities and customers in more than 80 countries across six continents. Every day, we serve millions of customers around the world. We are continually looking for talented, committed and ambitious people to help us shape the face of energy for the future.

To remain one of the world’s premier integrated oil companies, BP recognises that it needs a highly respected, high performing, world class HR function which combines the provision of strategic advice to business leaders with efficient and effective transactional support to managers and employees. The HR function does this through the development and delivery of well executed HR services and by defining standards, policies and processes to help ensure we have the right people in the right roles when we need them, motivated and able to deliver outstanding performance. This is achieved by delivering business partnering and support; operational excellence; people data and core HR processes; governance, policy and coherence and ensuring that we have an effective system of HR compliance and controls in line with regulatory requirements and company policies and standards and by creating coherence in core HR areas. We are looking for talented, committed HR professionals who can work with the business to deliver the right people solutions that create competitive advantage to the organisation.
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