Gravitas Recruitment Group (Hong Kong) Limited

Learning & Development Lead (Award winning L&D team!)

Gravitas Recruitment Group (Hong Kong) Limited
Posted on 13-Apr-21

Learning & Development Lead (Award winning L&D team!)

Gravitas Recruitment Group (Hong Kong) Limited

Job Highlights

  • Multicultural Firm: 6 Nationalities in our Office
  • Princess Royal Training Award 2017 & 2020
  • Fast Growing Firm: Newer, Larger Offices in 2020

Job Description

Gravitas is an International recruitment company focusing on Financial services and Technology niches with offices in the Hong Kong, Singapore, London, Leeds, Manchester and (most recently!) Shenzhen

Regarded as one of the fastest growing global recruitment brands we have grown internationally from our inception in 2010 to over 200 employees. Internally we place emphasis on training and development at all levels, fairness and living our values of Respect, Integrity, Passion and Excellence. Gravitas has been a true success story of 2020 – with our highest number of placements, multiple records broken, multiple promotions, expanding into bigger offices & brand-new teams. Due to this unprecedented growth we are looking to grow our Learning & Development (L&D) team in our Hong Kong office.

We have an unbeatable reputation on the market - with clients, candidates & most importantly our employees.

'Princess Royal Training Award' We're the only company to win it twice - in 2017 & 2020

'Best Medium Sized Recruitment Company' - Global Recruiter 2018

'Best Specialist Recruitment Business' - Global Recruiter 2017 & 2018

'Best Back Office Support 2017 & 2018' - Recruiter Awards 

Listed in the FT Future 100 list

The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to work for 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

Learning & Development Lead – About the Role?

Be part of a highly regarded Global L&D team delivering innovative training solutions in our 3 Asian offices (with potential opportunity to help support operations in the UK). You will be the face of L&D for our Asian offices, being remotely supported from our team in the UK.

You will manage and develop our sales training programmes. These range from classroom style on-boarding sessions to experiential based workshops.

You will be pivotal in shaping the careers of our sales constants in this fulfilling role. We work hand in hand with our Sales Managers and Directorate to ensure our training is meaningful and has practical application.

A typical day will include a variety of activities, these often include:

  • Short training sessions – topics focused on sales & recruitment but also including GDPR, marketing, wellbeing and beyond
  • Running inductions for new starters across the business
  • Project working ranging from senior leadership coaching to E-learning projects
  • At desk performance coaching
  • 1:1 mentoring
  • Systems administration
  • Evaluation of training and design of new courses you’ve identified a need for
  • Redesign of any courses to help learners increase their uptake on any topic – including altering material to suit our global audiences
  • Significant proportion of your time allocated to your development
  • Evaluation of all current and future courses
Learning & Development Lead – What can we offer you?
  • Competitive salary and bonus (increasing with promotion)
  • Award winning training & development (right up to director level)
  • 1:1 coaching and mentoring
  • Prestigious position reporting into our Head of L&D and Director of Talent
  • Varied role across delivery, (re)design and evaluation
  • Chance to progress into management or principal level role
  • Incentives including - company holidays, spa days & paid-for lunch clubs
  • Global mobility across our global office
Learning & Development Lead – What are we looking for?

This is an opportunity for a credible recruitment consultant who is seeking the next chapter in their development OR an experienced L&D professional exciting to apply their skills to the recruitment industry.

  • 2 years learning and development experience (ideally in a sales or recruitment environment)
  • At least 3 years of solid recruitment experience and proven track record of success
If you have a positive, can-do attitude and would like to be a part of this world class company, please apply by sending your CV or contacting Ryan Sullivan on LinkedIn.

Additional Information

Job Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

Gravitas Recruitment Group is a multi-award-winning International Recruitment consultancy with 6 offices globally across Hong Kong, Mainland China, Singapore & the United Kingdom.

Incorporated in 2010, Gravitas Group has successfully grown year on year and is globally regarded as one of the fastest organically growing recruitment groups in operation. Our external success is driven through deep market specialisms across Financial services and Technology that creates a unique client proposition and long-standing relationships. Our niche nature and compelling external proposition has been recognized by numerous recruitment bodies including the ‘Global Recruiter’ and the ‘Human Resources magazine’ where Gravitas has been voted Asia’s best Specialist Agency & Hong Kong’s best financial services agency in both 2018 & 2019 for both prestigious awards.

Internally and across all levels of our staff, investment through Learning & Development is key. We have a dedicated Training & Development function where our inhouse trainers deliver our proven & award-winning Consultant & Management Development Programs throughout the year. We also uphold a ratio of 1 manager to every 5 consultants to support fast track succession for all of our employees through prioritized nurture.

Gravitas offers global mobility with opportunities for individuals to further their careers in new locations and follow a meritocratic philosophy where individuals are promoted through their actions & results.

We are committed in ensuring our employees find Gravitas an enriching, rewarding and fun place to work where our company values of Respect, Integrity, Passion & Excellence are upheld.

Additional Company Information

Human Resources Management/Consultancy
Benefits & Others
Medical insurance, Five-day work week