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Senior L&D Specialist (f/m/d)

UK – Remote | Human Resources

Senior L&D Specialist (f/m/d)

Location: Germany, the UK, Spain, Belgium, the Netherlands, Cyprus, Hungary, Serbia, Lithuania

ABBYY powers intelligent automation. We reimagine the way people work and how companies accelerate business by delivering the intelligence that fuels automation platforms. Our solutions transform enterprise data and empower you with the insights you need to work smarter and faster. We help more than 5,000 companies globally, including many of the Fortune 500, to drive significant impact where it matters most: customer experience, profitability, and competitive advantage.

We bring together top experts from all over the world to form our growing team of 1,300+ employees, offices in 15 countries, and headquarters in the United States. Joining ABBYY means becoming an expert in a big global team working on challenging projects. Our flat hierarchy allows employees across the world and functions to make a direct impact on our business strategy, while people programs like health and fitness challenges, Volunteer Time Off policy, internal lectures, and social events foster teamwork and work-life balance.

We invite you to join us! Working for ABBYY means working autonomously on global projects that boost your personal and professional growth.

We are looking for a Learning and Development (L&D) Senior Specialist to help our employees and managers advance their knowledge and skills.

In this role, you should be passionate about helping people learn, grow and advance their careers. Growth is a need shared by all individuals. A fulfilling job with adequate support and opportunities for growth helps to satisfy this need. This enables us to feel that we are growing professionally.

Excellent communication skills are essential on this role. If you also have experience designing e-learning courses and managing complex projects as well as budgets, we would like to meet you.


  • Create and execute learning strategies and programs in close collaboration with HR Business Partners and Business leaders
  • Develop mechanisms to evaluate individual and organizational development needs
  • Ensure high usage of LinkedIn Learning, Internal LMS and other existing platforms
  • Develop and implement various learning methods (e.g. coaching, mentorship, job-shadowing, online training) based on business needs for various business segments
  • Design and deliver learning courses, workshops and other trainings
  • Assess the success of development plans and help employees make the most of learning opportunities; ensure the quantitative and qualitative feedback from employees and managers lay the foundation of the L&D activities
  • Help managers and HR Business Partners to develop their team members through career pathing
  • Work in close collaboration with the People Team and leaders to oversee and streamline the whole employee lifecycle, support employee engagement, goal-setting and performance management initiatives
  • Steer vendor selection processes, negotiate contracts, track budgets

Ultimately, you will help our company succeed by training and developing its people.


  • Proven experience as an L&D Manager, Training Manager or similar
  • Current knowledge of learning and development methods
  • Familiarity with e-learning platforms and practices
  • Solid experience in managing multi-stakeholder projects across all levels of the HR and business
  • Experience in driving communications campaigns from concept to implementation
  • Experience in project management and budgeting
  • Ability to analyze multiple sources of information (both internal and internal)
  • Fluent English
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills; sharp business acumen
  • Ability to build rapport with employees and vendors
  • Data driven mindset


  • University or equivalent degree

We enable you to:

Be Сhallenged and Autonomous

We support your aspiration for professional development and empower you to implement your ideas to complete challenging projects. We have flat hierarchy and the management – from team leads to top managers – is open for ideas and discussions. Every opinion counts.

Be an Experienced Advisor

ABBYY's global expertise includes various industries, such as Financial Services, Insurance, Transportation & Logistics, Healthcare, Government, and Legal. We are a significant player in the RPA and broader intelligent automation market through strategic partnerships and embedded technology licensing with leading vendors. Having a global structure, we work on most of the projects in international teams. A major part of the employees in Operations regularly communicate in English – both in emails and during the calls and meetings. 

Be Yourself

The success of our employees is top priority for us, and we strive to create an inclusive and productive environment for everyone. We value a culture of trust, collaboration, and respect by fostering open communication, a continuous cycle of feedback, and recognition. We know every team member brings unique value and aspirations. We enjoy learning about each employee and seeing careers grow at ABBYY.

ABBYY is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that values the strength that diversity brings to the workplace.


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