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Learning and Development Manager

Habitat for Humanity International is a non-profit, ecumenical Christian housing ministry. The purpose and goal of Habitat for Humanity International is to eliminate poverty housing and homelessness from the world, and to make decent shelter a matter of conscience and action. Habitat invites people of all backgrounds, races and religions to build houses in partnership with families in need.

Habitat for Humanity has an Operational Headquarters in Americus, Georgia and an Administrative Headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, and is a global, non-profit ministry where our employees build futures and lives.

Job Description

As the Manager of Organizational Learning, you will have full responsibility of supporting our entire Asia/Pacific regions’ organizational strategies that will increase the quality and impact of Habitat’s programs through integrated delivery of resources and training programs, technology and skills transfer, research, knowledge management, and interdepartmental collaboration.  This critical position is based at our Asia Pacific’s satellite office, located in Manila.  You will report to the Area’s Director of Human Resources and will manage the development and integration of learning systems within Asia Pacific and the broader global HFHI network. These systems include HFH program training and orientation, external web-based learning, and the internal HFH training network.


You are most likely skilled at developing strategies for linking and sharing resources and information, within a large international organization, and establishing/nurturing external partnerships, and utilizing internal networks and communities of practice to further develop the organization.  While you value and work well within a team, you are most likely comfortable being a self-starter and able to create, develop and establish programs to further your organization’s needs.  Since we are an organization represented in over 75 countries around the world, you are adept at working effectively with people from diverse backgrounds; understanding the challenges with working with people from all walks of life. 


As the Manager of Organizational Learning, you will be responsible for interacting with the Area’s Senior Management Team, the Directors for National Organization and program staff, in additional to external agencies.  You understand the internal workings of a nonprofit organization and have experience working at the local, regional and global level.  You have proven success in managing projects from conceptualization through completion and have successfully delivered capacity building programs.  Habitat is continually growing and accomplishing extraordinary results and looking for a solid learning and development professional that is interesting in furthering our goal of a world where every man, woman and child has a decent, safe and affordable place to live.


Job Requirements

Minimum qualifications

1.             Bachelor’s degree

2.             Formal instruction in training methodologies and/or certification in adult education

3.             5+ years’ experience and demonstrated success in Knowledge Management

4.             3+ years’ experience and demonstrated success in Community of Practice facilitation and support

5.             Fluency in written and spoken English

Preferred qualifications

1.             Master’s degree

2.             Knowledge of area language highly valued

Candidates please cut and paste your cover letter and resume into our applicant tracking system as ONE DOCUMENT when applying.

HFHI is an equal opportunity employer and seeks to employ and assign the best qualified personnel for all our positions in a manner that does not unlawfully discriminate against any person because of race, color, religion, gender, marital status, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, veteran/reserve national guard status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law.


Job Details

Job Title Modifier: Asia/Pacific
Job Type: Full-Time
Posting Id: 57 693
City: Manila
Country: Philippines
Requisition Category: International
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