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Colgate-Palmolive Field Digital Training Manager - Professional Veterinary Affairs in Kansas City, Kansas

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# 153085 - Kansas City, Kansas, United States

Field Digital Training Manager - Professional Veterinary Affairs

The Field Digital Training Manager is responsible for the strategy, development, and execution of best in class, multi-platform educational content aimed at preparing the Hill’s field (Territory Managers and Professional Consulting Veterinarians) and agency (CLA) teams with in-depth nutritional, product, and executional knowledge in order to earn veterinary recommendation, drive sales and grow share. Platforms will allow for synchronous and asynchronous training, in-person, virtual, and digital formats, and gamification. Strategy will be data-driven and outcome focused. The field team will be empowered to position Hill’s as a valuable partner across all channels in which Hill’s products are sold, as we strive to transform the lives of people and their pets.

Principal Responsibilities:

Develops Educational Strategy, Content, and Digital Assets

  • Working closely with the Education team, the Field Digital Training Manager develops and executes the strategy for internal education, ongoing skill development, and validation of learning.

  • Develops and delivers internal training materials that meet the needs of diverse learners, including documents, presentations, training videos, podcasts, and activities to equip customer facing teams with the nutritional and executional knowledge necessary for success.

  • Focuses training around reinforcement of foundational knowledge, product superiority, technical understanding of new product innovation, and flawless execution of commercial initiatives.

  • Validates learning through various mechanisms, such as digital quizzing, and provides actionable feedback to learners, coaches and managers.

  • Manages the availability of and access to material for on-demand learning, including through integration into our Learning Management System.

  • Aligns internal educational strategies with overall US company goals. Prioritizes activities to align timing of content/asset development and execution with the broader commercial/education grids, as an integral member of the Vet Channel and Pet Channel go to market teams.

  • Partners with internal subject matter experts for inclusion of accurate technical material and messaging.

  • Solicits feedback and input from key stakeholders to facilitate ongoing improvement

  • Promotes a culture of coaching and continuous learning.

Manages training initiatives

  • Partners with cross-functional teams in the development, planning and execution of our larger company-wide training initiatives and events (National Commercial Experience, District Meetings, etc.)

  • Aids in appropriate messaging and updates to field for product changes, improvements and assortment variance (line extensions, etc.)

  • Manages and helps to oversee deployment of training as it relates to new technical tools for internal and customer use, including digital/web tools


  • Professional degree in veterinary medicine (DVM, VMD or equivalent)

  • Current, active license to practice veterinary medicine in at least one state

  • Experience with training and adult learning, educational writing, digital educational content development (e.i. videos, podcasts, etc.), and/or learning management systems

  • 6+ years experience in veterinary medical practice and/or industry, with at least 2 years of previous experience in a customer-facing executional role, such as a sales representative, technical services veterinarian, or similar position

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in education or communications related fields

  • Undergraduate degree in an education or training related field

  • Sales/Marketing/Digital Marketing experience

Expected Areas of Skills

  • Digital proficiency

  • Knowledge of various methods of engagement, including gamification

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Team player

  • Commercial interest / acumen

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Proficient in Google’s G Suite (Docs, Sheets, Slides, etc.)

  • Fluent in English

Salary Range $100,000 - $147,000USD

Pay is based on several non discriminatory factors including but not limited to experience, education, skills and office location. In addition to your salary, Colgate-Palmolive

offers a performance based bonus and competitive benefits package.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you interested in working for Hill's Pet Nutrition? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Work that matters, fueled by passion for pets! At Hill’s we have a purpose. Every day around the world, we transform the lives of millions of pet families through pioneering innovation, amazing nutrition, and the best and brightest people. Founded more than 75 years ago with an unwavering commitment to pet nutrition, Hills' mission is to help enrich and lengthen the special relationships between people and their pets.

HILL'S® Prescription Diet® therapeutic pet foods, HILL'S® Science Diet® and HILL'S® Ideal Balance™ wellness pet foods are sold worldwide. Hill’s is a division of Colgate-Palmolive, a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition, with sales of products in more than 200 countries. To learn more about Hill's and Colgate, please visit http://www.hillspet.com and http://www.colgatepalmolive.com , or find us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact Application_Accommodation@colpal.com with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.