Specialist Functional Development in Boca Raton, FL at The Bountiful Company

Date Posted: 8/6/2022

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    901 Broken Sound Parkway Northwest
    Boca Raton, FL
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  • Experience:
    At least 3 year(s)
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Job Description

Company Description

The Bountiful Company, a Nestlé Health Science Company, is a pure play branded leader in global nutrition, living at the intersection of science and nature. As a manufacturer, marketer and seller of vitamins, minerals, herbal and other specialty supplements, and active nutrition products, we are focused on enhancing the health and wellness of people’s lives. The Bountiful Company’s portfolio of trusted brands includes Nature's Bounty®, Solgar®, Osteo Bi-Flex®, Puritan’s Pride®, Sundown® and Ester-C®.

Inclusion and Diversity in the workplace matters at The Bountiful Company.  This includes being focused on retaining and recruiting a diverse workforce and building a culture of inclusivity.  Our goal is to create a place where people feel respected, valued and able to bring their authentic selves to work each day. 

Did we mention that we also offer excellent benefits, competitive compensation and a progressive, healthy company culture? If you’ve ever spent your workdays watching the clock, you know how important a positive work environment is for a person’s well-being. The Bountiful Company is committed to supporting wellness in all forms. And when it comes to wellness, nature is a pretty good place to start.

Job Description

The Functional Development Specialist is responsible for spearheading needs assessment, design and development, deployment, delivery and evaluation of all on-site operations training programs.

Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Partner with business leads to understand current systems and processes and how they affect/impact the people and products to determine training gaps.
  • Create a Skills Matrix for the site to reflect core knowledge and skills required by level and function.
  • Based on identified gaps and consistent with business objectives, create a training and development strategy for the site (includes deployment plan).
  • Work with Subject Matter Experts to design and develop training interventions to address identified gaps.
  • Establish a Packaging Curriculum – to address training needs of all levels (both role and skills).
  • Design and embed a variety of blended learning methods in all training programs, to be implemented before, during and after the training event, that will promote application of new learning back on the job.
  • Establish a training activities monitoring and evaluation system (includes tracking and reporting system)
  • Coach Functional Subject Matter Experts/Local Trainers in the application of sound Instructional Design and Adult Learning theory to enable them to participate in the process of creating and delivering effective training.
  • Coordinate with Organizational Development and Training Team to ensure standardization of core content, training processes and delivery methodologies.

Job Requirements

  • 3+ years of experience developing functional training solutions in areas such as; Manufacturing, Packaging and/or Supply Chain
  • Successfully implemented blended learning solutions
  • Ability to work in a challenging, fast paced and rewarding environment, while demonstrating effective consultancy and collaboration skill
  • Demonstrable evidence of ability to partner with business functions to develop training solutions that provide measurable business impact
  • Sound understanding of Adult Learning Paradigms and be able to convey the rationale for specific training interventions to Functional Subject Matter Experts
  • Excellent communication, presentation and facilitation skills at all levels
  • Excellent planning, organizational, communication and time management skills
  • Proficiency with the following software/technologies preferred: MS Office Suite (PowerPoint, Word, Excel), Articulate, Articulate Storyline and Webex
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.
  • Must be able to lift, stand, climb, and bend as necessary within a distribution center environment.
  • Must be able to work in varying temperatures (heat and cold) and dust.
  • Successfully implemented blended learning solutions
  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field preferred
  • Certification such as ASTD (American Society for Training and Development) preferred

Ref # POS000007765


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