Heading the Training and Development department and providing direction to junior management and personnel.
Create strategies and oversee the creation of content, e-learning, collateral and other training materials that will impact behavior-changing training using various training theories, on-the-job training systems, tutorials and demonstration models.
The Head of Training & Development is tasked with the creation of testing & evaluation processes relating to the effectiveness of training programswhile also playing a highly collaborative role that leads to solid cross-functional relationships being built with distribution heads, departmental heads and management across the Company.
He/She is also responsible for maintaining knowledge in the Department, keeping it up to date with the latest training practices, trends and technology. The ideal candidate will model best practices in Training & Development activities in order to ensure maintenance of exceptional training programs, which results in exceptional performance.

A degree or a professional qualification from a recognized local/foreign university, preferably with a Master’s qualification.
A minimum of 10 years working experience in a training and development capacity, preferably working as a Senior Manager/Manager in an Insurance Company. Experience in Sales and Marketing will be an added advantage.
Exceptional communication skills for creating training materials and reports intended for senior management training and development.
Ability to identify performance improvement opportunities and gaps, conduct analyses, and develop solutions that will deliver the desired results through training programs.
Have the ability to handle multiple projects and meet tight deadlines, and demonstrate composure under stress and in times of uncertainty.
The ability to develop strong relationships with others and leverage those relationships across the business by influencing the management to take up training programs that ultimately influence the overall performance of the business

The successful candidate will be offered an attractive remuneration package with fringe benefits, in line with Industry standards and will be placed at an appropriate grade based on the level of competency and experience.
Please forward your updated resume within 07 days of this advertisement, along with the contact details of two non-related referees, via email to careers@arpicoinsurance.com, indicating the position applied for on the subject line of the email.
General Manager – Corporate Affairs Arpico Insurance PLC 55/20, Vauxhall Lane, Colombo 02. Tel: 0112 200 900 www.arpicoinsurance.com

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Arpico Insurance PLC is an equal opportunity employer that is a Life Insurance Company regulated by the Insurance Regulatory Commission of Sri Lanka and all applications will be treated with the highest confidentiality.