Corporate Learning And Development Specialist

Financial Engines Fairfax , VA 22038

Posted 6 months ago

Edelman Financial Engines is seeking a Corporate Learning and Development Specialist to join the Human Resources team in Fairfax, VA.

The Learning and Development Specialist is responsible for developing, implementing and sustaining learning and development initiatives designed to achieve individual and organizational performance objectives. This role analyzes training needs and works closely with internal resources to develop and deliver in-person and online training sessions to a wide variety of audiences. This role coordinates, communicates and monitors ongoing learning opportunities and events in support of department and organizational goals.


  • Oversee administration of new hire onboarding and orientation, including but not limited to scheduling, logistics, content review and selection

  • Manage engagement programs such as High Five and Women in Leadership

  • Develop communications for program updates

  • Collaborate with L&D team in the identification, design, implementation, logistics and presentation for any L&D offering

  • Organize, implement, and facilitate corporate soft skills and technical training

  • Implement surveys to assess effectiveness of our L&D offerings

  • Provide assistance in managing the Learning Management System

  • Perform other duties as assigned and required


  • Bachelor's Degree in related field or equivalent industry experience

  • 2-3 years of HR experience

  • 1 year of corporate learning and development experience preferred

  • Strong interpersonal skills, including written and verbal communication

  • Strong client service skills

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Must be able to prioritize effectively while staying organized

  • Must be flexible and a strong team player

  • Can work with minimal supervision

  • Attention to detail, ability to organize work, and follow-up skills are critical to the successful performance of position responsibilities

  • Thorough knowledge of MS Outlook, Power Point, Word, and Excel

  • Very comfortable with technology and the changing nature of it

  • Must be able to identify and resolve problems in a timely manner

  • Recognizes when issues need to be communicated

  • Is able to thoroughly research subject matter and organize it

  • Position requires high level of responsibility regarding confidential information; must maintain confidentiality at all times

For more information: EOE. A comprehensive background check may be conducted on applicants for this position. Edelman Financial Engines has an employment-at-will policy.

About Edelman Financial Engines

Since 1986, Edelman Financial Engines has been committed to always acting in best interest of our clients. We were founded on the belief that all American investors not just the wealthy deserve access to personalized, comprehensive financial planning and investment advice. Today, we are America's top independent financial planning and investment advisor, recognized by both InvestmentNews[1] and Barron's[2] with 180+ planner offices across the country and entrusted by over 1.1 million clients to manage over $200 billion in assets. Our unique approach to serving clients combines our advanced methodology and proprietary technology with the attention of a dedicated planner. Every client's situation and goals are unique, and the powerful fusion of high-tech and high-touch allows Edelman Financial Engines to deliver the personal plan and financial confidence that everyone deserves.

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[1] Ranking and status for 2017. For independence methodology and ranking, see InvestmentNews Center (;

[2] The Top 40 Independent Advisory Firm Ranking issued by Barron's is qualitative and quantitative, including assets managed, the size and experience of teams, and the regulatory records of the advisers and firms. Firms elect to participate, but do not pay to be included in the ranking. Investor returns/experience are not considered. 2018 ranking refers to Edelman Financial Services (EFS), which combined its advisory business in its entirety with Financial Engines Advisors L.L.C. (FEA) in November 2018. For the same survey, FEA received a precombination ranking of twelfth.

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