Director, Learning & Development

CA-ON-Toronto, Head Office
1 week ago(07/12/2017 4:20 PM)
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# Positions
Human Resources-Recursos Humanos-Insan Kaynaklari
Reporting Manager Role
Vice President, Human Resources


Reporting to the Vice President, Human Resources, this role is based at the corporate office in Toronto and is responsible for creating and maintaining the framework and overall program management of various learning initiatives at Alamos.


Position:                      Director, Learning & Development


Reports to:                  Vice President, Human Resources


Duration:                     Fixed-term contract (12 months)


Primary Responsibilities:


  • Design and develop content, materials and methods of delivery for all learning initiatives at both the corporate and site levels;
  • Partner with the regional leadership teams to understanding major learning & development challenges and gaps across the organization
  • Conduct needs assessments for different employee groups using recognized adult learning principles;
  • Ensure alignment of all departmental training plans with the overall organizational training strategy;
  • Audit existing learning and development programs and report findings and recommendations; 
  • Implement and oversee the execution of training programs; 
  • Liase with internal stakeholders to create a L&D schedule to ensure timely delivery of programs; 
  • Provide ‘train-the-trainer’ programs and support in the field as required; 
  • Regularly evaluate the effectiveness and ROI of learning and development programs initiatives and processes through analysis against metrics to improve efficiency and effectiveness; 
  • Draft a training budget;
  • Assess external delivery options;
  • Travel up to 50% of the time; and
  • Other duties as assigned. 


Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications and Experience:


  • Bachelor’s degree in related field;
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in Learning and Development, with at least 5years experience in a mining environment; 
  • CTDP designation or equivalent; 
  • Knowledge of and experience in adult learning and organizational development, including course design, development and implementation; 
  • Professional attitude and well-developed interpersonal skills;
  • Aptitude for online learning options;
  • Highly motivated and solution- oriented with the ability to promote and lead organization best practice change initiatives;
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills; and
  • Demonstrated critical thinking, decision making and collaboration skills


While we thank all candidates for their interest, only those short-listed will be contacted. No agencies or phone calls please.


As an applicant invited to participate in the recruitment process (such as an interview or testing) should you require accommodation due to a disability, please discuss your needs with us.


About Alamos Gold Inc.:         Alamos is a Canadian-based intermediate gold producer with diversified production from four operating mines in North America. This includes the Young-Davidson and Island Gold mines in north and northwestern Ontario, Canada and the Mulatos and El Chanate mines in Sonora State, Mexico.  Additionally, the Company has a significant portfolio of exploration through advanced development stage projects in Mexico, Turkey, Canada and the United States.  Alamos employs more than 1,700 people and is committed to the highest standards of sustainable development


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