Learning & Development Manager-Design Studio
The Boston Consulting Group
Bengaluru, Karnataka



You will be responsible for leading the learning & development initiative for Design Studios to become better design partners for Consulting Team (CT). You will build a robust learning strategy for Design Studios (DS) team and continually work to improve and refresh DS training content and overall programs.

Design and implement functional learning and development curriculum while leveraging BCG broad learning programs for non-functional training needs
Training to cover DS new hire orientations, regional career step trainings, new services / format related training etc
Lead the annual review of DS training programs in alignment with CD cycle and Consulting Team feedback mechanisms
Monitor success of learning activities and contribute to improving DS service level
Working with other Consulting training teams to develop improved Consulting Team (CT) training on DS offerings, contributing to CT career step trainings. Develop and implement training module for CT entry level orientation, as well as, ongoing trainings for Consulting Team on end user tools, VS navigation etc.
Liaise with WW BCG training network to leverage existing training offerings for DS, content creation, delivery of training of end-users and to position CT trainings related to DS capabilities and knowledge content
Manages costs to stay within allocated training budget
Liaise with Learning & Development and Virtual Classroom team for Virtual Training Sessions


Past experience in working or training creatives and designers will be preferred e.g. in a academic organization/ creative agency / design company / or other relevant business
Proactive in ideas and abilities to drive projects and assignments autonomously
Ability to act as a coach for creatives on individual basis in light support and training - for example helping team hone communication skills (and soft behavioral skills)
Ability to research design landscape and advise recommendations to leadership
Stay ahead of design landscape and ability to quickly suggest trainings which may include concepts in quick/fast track scenarios or ideas that are even “out of box” thinking
Firm understanding of content, video, digital, graphic design environments including subtle but important differences in the way designers and creatives learn- (At times action based and at times autonomously)
Have a fundamental desire to learn and help shape emerging offerings in gaming, augmented/ virtual reality or others targeted to designers/writers and creatives
Comfortable scoping trainings in international and digital setting, think beyond regional aspects and in a global model


Excellent Master's or Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a recognized university required
10+ years of relevant experience, ideally in a training function within a professional services environment
Demonstrated experience in designing, developing and implementing training frameworks and materials
Understanding of training management requirements and environment
Experience in running designing marketing / communication programs
Excellent writing and editing skills
Excellent project management and interpersonal skills; strong networker with positive attitude
Autonomous, able to tolerate ambiguity, self-motivator
Displays strong presence and high level of maturity
Exhibits strong follow-through and accountability
Must have innovative problem solving and analytical skills and the ability to multitask
Well-organized, self-starter, good at prioritizing, multi-tasking
Able to work well under pressure
Excellent communication skills and poise; fluent in English (oral and written)
Proficiency in all standard software used at BCG
Strong proficiency in PowerPoint and Excel essential
Travel to our worldwide BCG offices will be required


A career in design at BCG involves bringing deep strategic, user experience and visual expertise into product development, helping to deliver breakthrough products that engage and inspire. We have extensive knowledge of design thinking and human-centered design, and are fluent in the latest technological innovation.


Bangalore, Madrid


India, Spain




Full time


BCG pioneered strategy consulting more than 50 years ago, and we continue to innovate and redefine the industry. We offer multiple career paths for the world’s best talent to have a real impact on business and society. As part of our team, you will benefit from the breadth and diversity of what we are doing today and where we are headed next. We count on your authenticity, exceptional work, and strong integrity. In return we are committed to supporting you in discovering the most fulfilling career journey possible—and unlocking your potential to advance the world.

Design Studios is a network of creative leaders, technology strategists, graphic designers, videographers, illustrators and more that is committed to translating complex business ideas into compelling, beautifully designed visual solutions. We consult with our clients early in the creative process to consider the most effective deliverables including innovative print, digital delivery, multimedia solutions, and distribution channels.


Boston Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity / expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or local law, where applicable, and those with criminal histories will be considered in a manner consistent with applicable state and local laws.