#164496

Content and Instructional Design Specialist

Location:
UK/Remote (must be resident in UK)
Salary:
£day rate
Start date:
TBC
Posted By:
Sarah Ellis Jones
Date:
08/02/2021
Duration:
TBC

Job Description:

Content and Instructional Design Specialist 

Large tech is looking for a Content and Instructional Design Specialist to Drive and deliver a consistent standard of high quality Learning & Enablement content across all channels.

Working in the Partnerships team you'll be at the essential intersection between products and partners. They build relationships to deliver the products people need to stay connected, and help their partners succeed using tools and services. They do this every day, around the world, across over 30+ business lines - including news publishers, game developers, media companies, financial institutions, public figures and more. As the future of work comes into focus, Partnerships plays an ever more essential and exciting role.
 

They are looking for a creative Content and Instructional Design Specialist to join the Partnerships Learning & Enablement team. In this position you will partner with Learning & Enablement Leads to design and launch training deliverables and content including training decks, playbooks, cheatsheets, eLearnings and internal Wiki pages. You will govern and ensure that all content is clear, engaging and fit for purpose. You will also be responsible for creating and maintaining content templates/frameworks through various channels that can be leveraged for repeatable use cases driving a consistent standard across the team.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Scope, design and develop instructor-led and digital content that is both engaging and informative
Design and develop creative assets (playbooks, wireframes, graphics, motion graphics, videos, etc.)
Utilize multimedia software (such as Adobe Creative Suite) and eLearning authoring tools (such as Evolve Authoring)
Manage timelines and deliverables for projects ensuring on-time delivery of program assets
Communicate timely updates and raise any issues that might delay project timelines
Develop the team design principles, branding, templates and processes
Performs and interprets needs analysis and translates the findings into actionable content and instructional design items
Work with subject matter experts and Program Managers to prepare and enhance enablement materials
Stay current with industry trends on content and instructional Design
Organize and prioritize work, managing multiple tasks and functions effectively

EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS:
3+ years of experience in instructional design or educational content development
Deep proficiency with multimedia and graphic design tools (such as Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch)
Proficient in video post-production workflow (create motion graphics, edit video, color correction, audio sweetening)
Proficient in web design and development
Extensive experience using standard publishing tools (Office and Adobe products)
Ability to demonstrate effective project management
Ability to translate complex topics into visual media
Understanding of digital marketing and advertising teams and internal workings of agencies

SKILLS & PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES
Proven skills as a team player, who also works well independently
Strong project management skills combined with creative energy to bring fresh ideas into enablement programs
Outstanding communication skills (proven both written communication and presentation skills)
Comfort with a fast-paced, always-on, start-up environment
Technical skills - Web-based, eLearning, technical skills (Ex. HTML5, Evolve, Photoshop, InDesign, etc.

 

To apply for this role please send an upto date CV and links to supporting portfolio/case studies detailing your relevant experience for the role. 

 

The role is offered as a contact and the pay rate is TBC and will be in line with the new IR35 legislation. 


We want to make a world of difference, so it matters to us that we hire differently. Aquent is dedicated to improving inclusivity and is proudly an equal opportunities employer.

 

Client Description:

The Largest Social Media Company in the World.

The B2B Solution of the largest Social Media Company in the world

Client Description:

The Largest Social Media Company in the World.

The B2B Solution of the largest Social Media Company in the world

The Charity and NGO focused solution for the largest Social Media company in the world.

We want to make a world of difference, so it matters to us that we hire differently. Aquent is dedicated to improving inclusivity and is proudly an equal opportunities employer.