The Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) champions the power of planning in creating prosperous places and vibrant communities. We represent over 25,000 members worldwide, supporting them throughout their careers. We shape planning policy, raise professional standards and are the only body in the UK to confer Chartered status to planners, the highest professional qualification.

About the Role

Job Title: CPD Manager
London (home-based until return to offices permitted)
Job Term: Full-time
Circa £40,000

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a new CPD Manager to lead on the development of CPD and training for the planning profession.

In this role you will plan and project manage an annual CPD training course programme that fits within the RTPI’s strategic Education, Learning & Development and ‘Core CPD’ frameworks. You will work with key groups within RTPI to devise, develop and maintain a comprehensive suite of training products including liaison with the Education Team and other RTPI departments to create CPD content.

You will lead on the production, updating and maintenance of an online directory for training courses on the RTPI website, RTPI Learn platform, and the Customer Relationship Management (CRM) database.  You will be responsible for implement selling of the programme, ensuring it meets the needs of members and negotiate and managing contracts and relationships with external partners

You will have experience of working within a membership organisation or education institution, developing and bringing to market professional training products through traditional and digital channels. Knowledge of effective CPD and training techniques and how to evaluate them will be an advantage plus a good understanding of what makes training and CPD successful

RTPI has a positive, supportive and inclusive work environment which actively operates a policy of helping its employees at all levels to achieve professional growth. We seek to foster a collaborative and respectful work environment which promotes equality, diversity and inclusivity.

How to Apply

To Apply for this role please submit a CV and Covering Letter that refers to the criteria in the person specification. You can submit these documents via the RTPI Website

Closing date:           9am on 9th March 2021
Interview date:          16th March 2021