Specialist, Training in Toronto

at Spin Master Careers

Date Posted: 9/6/2019

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Job Description

Training Specialist - Toronto

Are you a kid at heart looking to build a career with a leading global children's entertainment company?

At Spin Master, our unwavering commitment to open mindedness, integrity and innovation is a great part of what has made us an industry leader. How do we stay ahead of the pack? By hiring the best and brightest minds—and that’s why we want you!


What’s it like to work here?

Spin Master is a fast-paced, hands-on organization that provides many great opportunities for impactful decision-making; though our challenging start-up atmosphere isn’t for everyone, we have a proven record of opportunities for future advancement and internal transfers for our passionate and results driven team.


The Job:

Reporting to the Manager, Training, the primary responsibility of this role is to provide training support, training documentation and change management guidance to business users across the company.  . This encompasses multi-SAP modules including: Materials Management (MM), Sales and Distribution (SD), Warehouse management (WM), Finance (FI), Controlling (CO), Project Systems (PS) and Production planning and control (PP).  Although some training support is SAP focused, other initiatives such as new process implementation across various cross-functional teams will be within this role’s scope.


What we can expect from you:

  • Identify end-user training needs and recommend the appropriate internal training courses for the end-user community.
  • Works in collaboration with the SAP functional team to prepare the training course material and deliver the training courses.
  • Participate in the project planning to plan the training deliverables and to execute on the training deliverable as per the plan.
  • Design role based training and recommend the adjustment of the business roles as per the change management assessment.
  • Works in collaboration with internal business clients to identify local training needs, develop and adapt new training programs.
  • Maintains all the latest business process documentation and training documentation.
  • Support several projects at one time


Job Requirements

You should apply if you have the following:

Must Haves:

  • SAP functional expertise in more than one module: Materials management, Production Planning and control, Sales and Distribution and Warehouse management.
  • A University degree or equivalent experience
  • Proven ability to do whatever it takes to get the job done while continuously taking initiative and pushing projects forward under tight deadlines
  • Experience developing new training documentation
  • Minimum 5 years experience as a Trainer or project change management specialist.
  • Excellent oral, written and communication skills essential
  • Team player, collaborative
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in MS Excel, MS Project, MS Word and MS Visio and Enable Now

Nice to Haves:

  • Prior experience working in consumer products company with broad understanding of Supply Chain
  • SAP S/4HANA and Fiori apps experience
  • Experience in E-learning


What you can expect from us:

Our mission is to Make Life More Fun with a vision to push the boundaries of innovation, creativity, and fun. From top leadership to new and veteran team members alike, everyone at Spin Master embodies our Core Values:

  • Integrity
  • Open Mindset
  • Innovation
  • Partnerships
  • Collaboration
  • Driving Results
  • Entrepreneurship


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