Sr Manager, Learning R&D

Biogen Idec Cambridge , MA 02138

Posted 2 months ago

Company Description

Job Description

The Sr Manager, Learning R&D is a performance consulting and instructional design expert who engages business process owners and functional areas to identify and close personnel performance gaps using innovative learning & development programs.

  • Engage Business Process Owners (BPO) and Functional Learning Liaisons (FLL) with performance consulting to identify personnel performance gaps which can be addressed with L&D solutions.

  • Engage Functional Area Leadership and FLLs with performance consulting to identify personnel performance gaps which can be addressed with L&D solutions.

  • Oversee the design, development and delivery of L&D solutions intended to close personnel performance gaps leveraging Enterprise Learning centers of excellence and/or outside vendors.

  • Engage approved outside vendors with projects and manage budgets, timelines and quality of vendor deliverables.

Act as SME for R&D Learning business process and provide ongoing support, tools and consulting to enable R&D functional learning execution of the process.


  • Expert in performance consulting processes for identifying personnel performance gaps.

  • Expert in instructional design methodology for adult learning course, curriculum and program development.

  • Proficient in learning project and program planning, execution, status reporting and evaluation.

  • Proficient in training program evaluation techniques for learning effectiveness.

  • Strong management skills, and ability to effectively lead and collaborate with various business functions.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Working understanding of GRP, GLP, GCLP, GCP and GVP regulations is preferred.


Masters of Education or Instruction Design

Seven or more years performing training related roles supporting adult learning in a life science industry setting.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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