Company: Peterson
Skills: HR - General, HR - Trainer / Instructor
Experience: 4 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: United Kingdom

Training and Competency Advisor

Energy Logistics


The main responsibilities of the T&D Advisor are to match training and development initiatives to existing and future requirements of the business. This includes highlighting compliance with our training and competence management processes. The role will support the creation and execution of critical people development initiatives which supports talent management and succession planning.

Roles and responsibilities

To be considered you must as a minimum be well versed in competence management and have proven and significant experience of delivering structured development programmes using internal and external support. This will include technical training skills, people management and any other specific development needs. You will have established networks with private and public bodies who support people development. Excellent knowledge of the Apprenticeship Levy and proven application is a must.


The successful candidate will be the one who can evidence significant experience influencing and building relationships which deliver tangible results. You will have a proven record of developing talent and be able to show how this supported business goals. You will work well within a team, have excellent communication skills with a focus on people and safety. It is preferable that you have an L&D qualification however proven delivery of learning and development initiatives is essential. Presentation skills are needed along with a good level of competence with Microsoft applications.

Our Company

From our roots in agricultural inspections, Peterson and Control Union have been operating for nearly 100 years in the field of logistics, quality, certifications and risk management. Our in-depth knowledge and experience covers all aspects of the supply chain in many industries including agriculture, energy, forestry, sustainability and textiles.

Peterson offers safe, reliable and value added risk management and logistics solutions to the energy, shipping and agricultural industry globally from strategic locations. Additionally, we offer specialist activities including inspection and certification of a broad range of products. Founded in 1920, Peterson is non-stock listed and family-owned. Together with sister company Control Union we operate in over 70 countries worldwide.


Peterson operates across many different industries. From agriculture to coal and minerals and from oil and gas to biofuels and biomass, together we are One Peterson. We offer three core activities, namely quality assurance, integrated logistics and related activities. Related activities include recruitment, procurement, project and consultancy services.