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Love's University Development Specialist

Location: 

Oklahoma City, OK, US, 73120

Req ID: 364801 

 

JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for planning, organizing and executing training events and special projects designed to develop and train our field management teams.  In this role you will oversee all aspects of the planning of a Love’s U class from building a participant list, coordinating travel details, overseeing and ordering all meals for the events, building agendas and coordinating the schedules with presenters, managers and executives during all events.


ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Responsible for the complete management and oversight of the Love’s University events that take place throughout the year.
  • Partner with corporate training to assist in intra-company operational store visits.
  • Serve as primary point person for all Love’s University and field training events.
  • Develop, manage and execute event timelines to meet deadlines.  
  • Provide exceptional customer service to field managers and corporate management during University events.
  • Recognize opportunities to establish and improve the satisfaction of the Love’s U students.
  • Work with the Learning and Development team on content and material for class agendas.
  • Coordinate the logistics for events with internal and external audiences, including vendors.
  • Analyze and report the success and effectiveness of special events and promotions through student feedback surveys and feedback provided by operations.
  • Assist with store tours, presentations and speaking engagements.
  • Provide and facilitate presentations centered around team building and soft skills.
  • Other duties and special projects as assigned.


EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND REQUIREMENTS:

  • Education: 
    • HS Diploma or equivalent required 
    • Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university in a related field of study preferred.
  • Experience: 
    • Training design and delivery/facilitation experience preferred
    • 1-2 years of event coordination experience preferred

 

SKILLS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Personal Skills - Excellent interpersonal skills; service oriented; excellent communications skills; ability to build relationships; must be a self-starter who is driven and capable of keeping track of multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.
  • Organization Skills- Must be highly organized with an ability to pay attention to detail; must be a strategic, creative, progressive thinker; must be able to follow time schedules, work plans and meet deadlines. 

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • Local travel may be required for assignments, meetings, and training.
  • Overtime, Weekend and/or Holiday hours may be required.
  • Duties and responsibilities may be added or changed at any time at the discretion of your supervisor, formally or informally, either verbally or in writing.

Job Function(s): Corporate 

 

Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores is the industry-leading travel stop network in the United States. For more than 55 years, we’ve provided customers with highway hospitality and “Clean Places, Friendly Faces.” We’re passionate about serving drivers with clean, modern facilities stocked with fuel, food and supplies. We offer meals from popular restaurant chains, trucking supplies, showers and everything needed to get back on the road quickly. The Love’s Family of Companies includes:

  • Gemini Motor Transport, one of the industry’s safest trucking fleets
  • Speedco, the light mechanical and trucking service specialists
  • Musket, a rapidly growing, Houston-based commodities supplier and trader
  • Trillium, a Houston-based alternative fuels expert

 

The Love's Experience

Love’s was founded in 1964 on the values of integrity, customer focus, strong work ethic, innovation and perseverance. We are looking for these in every person we hire. No matter what job you do for Love’s, your commitment to these values will not only continue our legacy of growth, it will also ensure your successful career.


Nearest Major Market: Oklahoma City
Nearest Secondary Market: Oklahoma