Kinney Group, Inc.

  • Training Manager

    Job Locations US-IN-Indianapolis
    Posted Date 1 week ago(10/9/2018 11:36 AM)
    Job ID
    People Operations - 530
    Security Clearance Level Required
    No clearance required
  • Overview

    The Training Manager will build, implement, grow, continuously improve and deliver a comprehensive training program for the organization. Focus areas will include: preboarding activities, onboarding including new hire orientation, organizational health, personal development plans, colleague engagement, internal communication, leadership training, and performance management. As a leader within Kinney Group, the successful training professional will take ownership of all training needs and projects, manage in a matrix environment through influence and effective follow-through, assist with cascading communication initiatives, and drive toward achievement of all learning objectives to move the business forward on our strategic journey. 


    Key responsibilities will include:

    •  Ensure preboarding success and prepare for new hires’ successful onboarding with company managers 
    • Work with managers to design and deliver 90-day training plans for each new colleague 
    • Design and deliver forward-leaning coursework conducive to all learning styles with attention to remote delivery when necessary 
    • Create compelling curriculum for self-guided, web-based, review, and classroom style platforms 
    • Foster company success by building and maintaining a progressive, performance-based training and development culture emphasizing colleague growth and development to meet our growth needs 
    • Effective matrix management approach with Leadership team to achieve all goals and drive training forward as a competitive advantage for Kinney Group 
    • Participate in all People Operations functions and while leading the charge for comprehensive training and development programs in all areas of the business 
    • Document all training enrollments, progress, certifications, and needs within the appropriate systems 
    • Integrate with the Talent Acquisition team to focus on training programs which will allow us to hire faster and grow talent in a scalable organizational structure 
    • The ideal candidate in this role will achieve the following 2019 milestones for success:
      • Accelerate effective preboarding and onboarding checkpoints for the organization 
      • Fully implement a comprehensive 90-day orientation for new colleagues 
      • Improve existing content and develop an ongoing curriculum review and improvement focus 
      • Define industry-leading mission and objectives for the Training function 
      • Create a curriculum database for all training programs within the organization 
      • Execute a Leadership development program to upskill current colleagues and meet succession-planning needs 

    Desired Skills & Experience

    • 3+ years of training experience in academic or corporate settings 
    • Bachelor’s degree in Education, Communication or related disciplines 
    • Autonomy and accountability needed to balance competing priorities 
    • Thorough understanding of various learning styles and training methodology 
    • Curriculum development/instructional design expertise and a passion for learning 
    • High energy teammate with ability to execute quickly while maintaining quality of work 
    • Strong technical aptitude demonstrated through learning and on-the-job training 
    • Good interpersonal and customer service skills to develop and maintain work relationships, communicate effectively and take initiative in addressing business needs 
    • Mastery of intermediate to advanced functions within MS Office Suite; Mac experience preferred 
    • Creative thinking and outstanding presentation skills 
    • Ability to prioritize multiple stakeholders, projects, and outcomes efficiently 
    • Flexibility, risk-taking, bias to action, and superb organizational skills will empower this role

    More about Kinney Group

    Kinney Group is a professional services consulting firm specializing in automation and analytics to harness the power of IT in the cloud to improve lives. Security is in Kinney Group's DNA, enabling the company to integrate the most advanced automation, analytics, and infrastructure technologies as an optimized solution powering IT-driven mission and business processes in the cloud for federal agencies and Fortune 1000 companies. We are an elite team with a unique combination of credentials for strict security environments.


    Our colleagues subscribe to a shared ethos and purpose for the company to achieve clarity and organizational health. This translates across every customer touch point within the organization. We offer compelling work as well as leadership commitment to ongoing training and development.  


    Kinney Group, Inc is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.


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