Training & Development Lead at Roofstock
Dallas, TX, US
Roofstock is the leading marketplace for investing in single-family rental homes that cash flow day one.  With over $2B in transactions, our mission is to make real estate investing radically accessible, cost effective and simple.  We want to use technology to transform the way real estate is bought and sold and make real estate investing as simple as investing in stocks.  Simply put, we are passionate about helping our customers build wealth through real estate.
 
Roofstock has been recognized as a great workplace by Glassdoor and Great Place to Work® and was recently named to the Forbes Fintech 50 and the Red Herring 100 lists of most innovative companies. Roofstock has raised over $83M to date, is based in Oakland, CA and Dallas,TX with approximately 200 people and is growing rapidly.  Check out our reviews and see why our employees love working here!
 
We are looking for a strong L&D professional to join our growing team as our Training and Development Lead.  In this role you will oversee the building and delivery of training content across a number of projects and portfolios to support the deployment of technology solutions across our organization. This role interacts with all levels of employees, managers and leadership in the planning and delivery of programs.  You will lead the analysis of current skills to identify skill gaps and works to prioritize skills training and development imperatives. In this role, you will use your knowledge and experience of training strategy, design and development to ensure successful technology adoption and a positive end user experience.

What you will do:

    • Create curriculum to facilitate strategic training based on the organization’s goals
    • Identify and assess the training needs of the organization through job analysis, career paths and consultation with managers
    • Develop individualized and group training programs that address specific business needs
    • Develop training content for blended learning that target tangible results
    • Evaluate organizational performance to ensure that training is meeting business needs and improving performance
    • Collaborate with managers to assess employees’ skills, performance and productivity to identify areas of improvement
    • Effectively communicate with team members and management
    • Keep abreast of training trends, developments and best practices

What you bring with you:

    • A minimum of 7 years in creating and delivering in-house training.
    • A minimum of 2 years in a lead role
    • A Bachelor's degree in Education, Business or relevant field
    • Experience with creating e-Learning content using Articulate, Adobe Captivate or similar tools
    • Experience with configuring and managing the content within a Learning Management System
    • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
    • Superb track record in developing and executing successful training programs
    • Critical thinker with innovative problem-solving skills
    • Highly computer literate with proficiency in MS Office and related business and communication tools
    • Familiar with traditional and modern training processes

What we offer:

    • An opportunity to be part of a well-funded early-stage start-up
    • Equity incentives to give you a stake in our future
    • Medical, Vision and Dental for you (95%) and your dependents (65%)
    • 401k
    • Pre-tax commuter benefits
    • Flexible Time Off and sick days
    • An upbeat and collaborative work culture
    • A fully stocked kitchen with snacks and meals
    • Company-sponsored outings
    • Discounted Gym Memberships
Roofstock is an equal opportunity employer. In keeping with the values of Roofstock, we make all employment decisions including hiring, evaluation, termination, promotional and training opportunities, without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, physical handicap, mental disability, medical condition, disability, gender or identity or expression, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, marital status, height and/or weight.