Training and Skills Development Advisor

February 12, 2021

(Work place: Montréal)

Desjardins Group is the largest cooperative financial group in Canada, and one of the largest employers in the country. It offers a full range of financial products and services and is home to a wealth of expertise in property and casualty insurance, life and health insurance, wealth management, services for businesses of all sizes, securities brokerage, asset management, venture capital, and secure, leading-edge virtual access methods.

Job Level

NV-09As an advisor, skills training and competency development, you help implement a training program for Shared Services Centre employees. You analyze needs and develop and analyze the performance of training programs.You advise and assist dedicated clients and partners as part of key intervention and development initiatives in your field. You design and improve learning activities and deploy skill development processes. Your projects and initiatives require extensive knowledge of your line of work.You develop recommendations, solutions and action plans in line with the organization's objectives and priorities. You help solve complex problems that require analysis and an in depth understanding of the line of business. Coordination is critical, so you frequently interact with stakeholders working in other fields. Interpersonal savvy is therefore essential.

General Information on the Position

Additional responsabilities

  • Diagnose issues, challenges, needs and problems to determine target outcomes
  • Identify and analyze training needs based on business priorities, and select the right training strategy
  • Develop objectives, solutions and action plans, and help implement them
  • Analyze information, conduct studies, develop and make recommendations, and draft reports

Other working conditions

  • Number of job available : 1


  • Bachelor’s degree in education or teaching
  • A minimum of 4 years of relevant experience
  • Experience in training development

Please note that other combinations of qualifications and relevant experience may be considered

  • For vacant positions available in Quebec, please note that knowledge of French is required

Specific knowledge

  • Knowledge of and experience using Sway
  • Independent speaker, intermediate knowledge of English (an asset)

Desjardins Cross-sector skills

Action oriented, Collaborates, Customer Focus, Innovation

Key competencies for the job

Ambiguity, Business insight, Interpersonal Savvy, Nimble learning

Work Location

Complexe Desjardins Montréal

Trade Union

Non Syndiqué

Unposting Date


Job Family

Human resources (FG)

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