Learning & Development Manager Asia

China, Shanghai - RHQ
Human Resources
Human Resources

Posted on 08-12-2021

About Umicore

Reducing harmful vehicle emissions. Giving new life to used metals. Powering the cars of the future. As a global materials and technology group, we apply our specialist knowledge to offer materials and solutions that are essential to everyday life. We aim to be a clear world leader in materials for clean mobility and recycling and have turned our sustainability approach into an even greater competitive advantage. With ambitions like this, imagine what you could do?

About Support Functions

A global organisation. It’s not just those in our industrial sites and technical centres that are vital to Umicore’s growth. Across our support functions we ensure that we continue to grow and evolve – whether it’s by making sure our decisions are commercially viable, enhancing our reputation, building new customer relationships or finding the right people who can build on what we’ve already achieved. The variety of our work means we cannot stand still. We need to find new ways to do things, discover new solutions and develop new ideas. Which is where you come in.

What you will be doing

-    Analyse and identify the training and development needs of managers on regional level and develop the training programs to address current and potential talent challenges of the organisation. 
-    Develop, deliver and evaluate training programmes and curriculum so that the know-how, skills, and performance of employees meet the organisation’s current and future requirements. 
-    Organize and implement the learning and development activities on regional level and ensure that learning activities are conducted efficiently, cost-effectively, and in accordance with the Group learning campus and core curriculum.
-    Select and manage ongoing relationships with external consultants and training providers for various training programs. 
-    Work closely with Corp and site HRs on the promotion and utilization of e-learning programs as well as the alignment of training offers at different levels.
-    Implement and improve the performance management system within the region for employee and organizational development.
-    Coordinate the talent review programs on regional level and defining specific development actions to secure the succession plan for key positions.
-    Lead and support on the recruitment and development initiatives to support ESG strategy in the region.
-    Lead the China Young Graduate Program including the campus hiring and development plan 
-    Talent acquisition for the regional headquarter office
-    Provide HR support on global and other ad-hoc projects when needed.

Who we are looking for

Functional requirements  
-    Bachelor degree, business or HR related major preferred 
-    5+ years HR working experience in multination company 
-    Good interpersonal and communication skills
-    Good organizing and planning skills
-    Chop with changes and can work under pressure
-    English and PC proficiency
Personal skills 
-    Responsible
-    Enthusiastic
-    Team player
-    Self-motivate
-    Result-oriented
-    Willing to learn

What we offer

We aim to lead the way. Not just for our customers, but for our employees too. That is why we strive to create a collaborative environment in which we can all succeed, and a culture through which we can all share ideas, develop our expertise and advance our careers. We engage in building an inclusive work culture that offers equal opportunities for all employees irrespective of their diverse backgrounds. As you would expect from a world-leading organisation, we will also reward your contribution with a competitive salary and benefits. With all this and more, imagine what you could do?

If we can become a world leader in recycling and clean mobility, IMAGINE WHAT YOU COULD DO


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