Learning Coordinator, Learning & Development


Ottawa, ON, CA Edmonton, AB, CA Montreal, Quebec, CA Calgary, AB, CA Vancouver, British Columbia, CA Toronto, ON, CA

Date:  Jul 22, 2021

*Please note this is a contract position - 18 months. 


Are you passionate about what you do? Are you an outgoing, friendly team player who enjoys challenging themselves in new and interesting ways? This full-time, 18 month contract position within our Learning and Development team could be the perfect fit. 


Reporting to the Talent Manager, Learning & Development for the Canada Region, the Learning Coordinator will be responsible for the implementation and day-to-day coordination of the Learning & Development strategy throughout Canada.


•    Manage program logistics, including invitations, reminders, participant tracking, boardroom set-up and catering;
•    Compile and analyze training evaluations and feedback;
•    Develop and prepare program evaluation metrics to assess program effectiveness;
•    Assist in the planning, creation and implementation of the yearly training calendar, within the Canada Region and for cross-region initiatives;
•    Administer the Learning Management System (LMS) to ensure content is current and accurate;
•    Work closely with members of the talent team to ensure core competency training programs are delivered and continuously improved;
•    Work closely with members of the learning and development team and subject matter experts to prepare learning and development materials;
•    Manage the learning operations mailbox; 
•    Maintain internal portal page; and
•    Other duties as assigned.


Required Skills, Competencies & Attributes
•    Under graduate degree in Business or other relevant area;
•    2+ years of relevant experience on a learning and development team, organizing training programs and working with subject matter experts and other stakeholders;
•    Experience working in a professional services firm is an asset;
•    Bilingual French / English skills are an asset;
•    Previous experience with Learning Management Systems (LMS) is an asset;
•    Advanced user of Microsoft Office;
•    Experience with setting up and using online learning platforms (e.g. Zoom.);
•    Strong administrative skills, including calendar management, time management, and records management;
•    Ability to effectively present information in a clear manner, create procedures and respond to questions;
•    Strong written & oral communication skills;
•    Team focused;
•    Strong client service orientation;
•    Proficient at handling multiple projects and priorities in a professional and timely manner;
•    Comfortable interacting with all levels of personnel;
•    Creativity and problem solving skills;
•    Ability to self-manage and work proactively; and
•    Ability to read, analyze and interpret data and statistics.


*We thank all applicants who apply, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 



Equal Opportunity Statement

Inclusion and diversity (I&D) are fundamental to who we are at Dentons Canada and essential to the success and strength of our firm. Our forward-thinking, inclusive culture promotes and supports the professional development of our diverse talent, the leading services we offer to our clients, and positive social change. As a testament to our commitment to I&D, we are recognized as one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employer’s for 11 consecutive years (2011-2021) and one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People (2021) for the fourth time.

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