Learning and Development Manager
Swindon - UK
Posted March 10, 2017

Join us as We Transform How Pharmaceuticals are Made.

Patheon is looking for people who are passionate about making a difference in people’s lives. Patheon is in need of proven leaders to nurture talent, build effective teams and drive engagement in an environment where people are motivated to do their best for the company, its clients and their patients. To inspire collaboration and innovation.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Hands on Learning and Development Manager to join our growing team.

The L&D Manager is a very ‘hands-on’, stand-alone role with responsibility for ensuring that developing and delivering effective site training programs.


The L&D manager will collaborate and coordinate with the site to design, develop and implement GMP training to ensure compliance with all regulations.

Key Requirements

Work with site department managers to assure training programs and practices are value-added and consistent with organisational objectives and the strategic direction of the site

Develop and manage the training budget including fund allocation, budget projection, training expenditures

Recommend and implement training solutions for talent development and performance issues

Develop measurement criteria to assess effectiveness of training and monitor compliance metrics to enable accurate and timely reporting of key learning metrics

Support the HR function through on-boarding programs, Intern placement support and site appraisal results and actions

Design, plan and deliver site training courses


CIPD qualified or equivalent, with experience in a similar role

Dynamic proactive approach to taking on challenging assignments

Creativity and excellent presentational skills

Ability to work within critical timelines

Excellent interpersonal oral and written communication skills

With competitive salaries, we also provide an excellent benefits package including Pension, Private Medical Cover, Life Assurance, and a Short Term Incentive Program.  In addition we provide free on-site parking.

Help Us Make a Healthier World.

Patheon provides development and manufacturing services for more than 800 pharmaceuticals, including nearly a fifth of the world’s top selling drugs. We’ve helped our clients earn more than twice as many U.S. FDA approvals than any other CDMO. Are you as committed as we are to exceeding expectations with high-quality solutions to complex problems? If so, we want to talk to you about making a healthier world... together. Join us at
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