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Bank of the West Learning & Development Consultant in Tempe, Arizona

Learning & Development Consultant


At Bank of the West, our people are having a positive impact on the world. We’re investing where we feel we can make the most impact, like advancing diversity and women entrepreneurship programs, financing for more small businesses, and promoting programs for sustainable energy. From our locations across the U.S., Bank of the West is taking action to help protect the planet, improve people’s lives, and strengthen communities. We are part of BNP Paribas, a global leader supporting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Yes, we’re a bank, but as the bank for a changing world, we are continually seeking to improve the ways we help our customers, while contributing to more sustainable and equitable growth.

Job Description Summary

Come and explore the possibilities!

Bring your passion for talent

development and join our vibrant Learning & Development Team. Imagine

what you can accomplish when you join an organization that is continually

reinvesting in ways to help team members reach their full potential. It’s

an exciting time in our journey as we transform the learning experience to help

team members expand skills and grow their careers. We are looking for a

creative, motivated professional ready to dive into the work.

The ideal candidate should be

an excellent communicator with the ability to effectively build relationships

with all levels of the organization. You must have experience in training

delivery, design, and the ability to assess learning needs and develop

solutions. You will focus on the delivery of the Bank's core curriculum

including management and leadership programs, and work with business partners

across the organization to plan, and implement learning solutions.

Together with our diverse

talent on the Learning & Development team, you will make a difference in

shaping the learning culture at Bank of the West.

Essential Job Functions

  • Participates in needs analysis, solution planning, content development or curation.

  • Creates innovative learning solutions for core skills curriculum.

  • Evaluatingprogram effectiveness and making recommendations for improvements.

  • Designingand developing impactful learning experiences (e.g. virtual, in-person,elearning)

  • Developsproject plans and/or oversees the inclusion of the training task linesinto an existing project plan working closely with other Learning andDevelopment Consultants and/or Project Manager.

  • Effectivelycommunicates timelines and learning and development requirements tobusiness partners and management team. Works closely with businesspartners to ensure the status of deliverable time frames, and identifiesand communicates development obstacles.

  • Deliversa variety of learning courses and programs with ability to ensure thelearning objective is achieved. Possesses excellent presentation skills;able to present articulately and confidently under all circumstances.

  • Coordinatescontent development teams, subject matter experts and programfacilitators.

  • Establishand maintains collaborative, solution-oriented relationships with crossfunctional leaders and partners.

  • Maintainsa variety physical and electronic files and/or records (e.g. trainingprocedure manuals, guides, course materials, handouts/visuals, trainingrecords required reports, etc.) for the purpose of providing up-to-datereference and complying with regulatory requirements and establishedguidelines.

OtherJob Duties


changes in procedures, policies and systems that impact existing training

materials or resource information and updates materials accordingly.


and administer Learning & Development programs.


in bank-wide projects to represent the interests and perspective of

training programs.


contacts in organizational development and training associations to keep

abreast of new training and development techniques and technologies.


and promotes a positive environment in line with BOTW values, employee

related policies and practices and local environment considerations.


up to 25% of the time.


Required Experience


5 years of experience in a Learning & Development or training focused

role where you designed and delivered training programs.


experience in facilitating soft skills curriculum topics to a diverse

group of team members.


skills and understanding of curriculum and learning program development.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Psychology, Business Administration, Organizational Development, Instructional Design related field or equivalent experience is required.


  • Thoroughknowledge in learning design/delivery and organizational developmentactivities

  • Knowledgeof digital learning methodology

  • Knowledgeinstructional design process

  • Abilityto build effective relationships across cross functional teams

  • Strongproject management skills

  • Detailedoriented

  • Outstandingpresentation skills

  • Proficientplanning and organizing skills

  • Excellentwritten & communication skills

  • Bonuspoints if you have experience building learning solutions with eLearningsoftware or technology platforms (Storyline, Vyond)


Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Bank of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status protected by applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action employer - Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.

Bank of the West will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance subject to the requirements of all state and federal laws and regulations.

Job: Human Resources

Location: United States-Arizona-Tempe

Requisition ID: 047986