Strategic Trainer - In House (FTC - Maternity Cover)

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Business Unit: Legal UKI

Our Legal organisation connects our customers' businesses to the ever-changing legal and regulatory environment. We provide critical online and print information, decision support tools, software and services to lawyers who practice in law firms, in corporate legal departments and in the public sector. We are a growing business in the UK, especially since the acquisition of Practical Law Company. We are very excited about the next stage in our growth and how you can play a part in it.

Position Title: Strategic Trainer - In House (FTC - Maternity Cover)

Position Type: Permanent

Role Purpose/ Summary:

To plan, organise and deliver training and support to customers of Thomson Reuters UKI Legal online products (predominantly Westlaw UK) within our customer base, with the ultimate objective of driving product usage, brand preference and ensuring customer retention.

Major Responsibilities / Accountabilities:

  • To deliver training on products and services to new and current customers within the UK
  • To deliver training and support to customers in response to identified low product usage, working with the Customer Training & Support team and Account Managers as necessary to analyse red flag reports and quarterly usage reports
  • To employ a variety of training methodologies to meet customer requirements, ensuring a blended learning mix as appropriate (on site, webex, telephone etc)
  • To assist in pre-sales demonstrations of products and services to customers where there is a potential high-value sale
  • To work with Marketing to develop customised training materials for existing customers as required in response to user problems or low usage
  • To provide feedback on training and customer perceptions to relevant colleagues in a timely, including the mandatory population of business systems with appropriate information
  • Participate in other training events as necessary including exhibitions, trade shows and customer events
  • To be responsible for maintaining self-knowledge of products, services, market conditions and other issues that will inform the development of effective training programme

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Proven experience in either a training or sales role
  • Willingness to travel extensively in the UK as required to undertake on-site training with customers, including overnight stays
  • Work from home position with time spent in main office as specified and/or required

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Understanding of the legal market an advantage
  • Knowledge of a variety of training methodologies (including remote and elearning) desirable

Education/ Certifications:

  • Educated to degree level desirable

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