Instructional Designer

Location: Markham, Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 08-28-2017
Our client, a global leader in financial services and solutions has retained The Talent Company to help search for an Instructional Designer. Located in the north end of Toronto, this role is dependent on project scope and the needs of the business. This individual will be consulting with HR Business Partners and SME’s at various levels across the organization to provide one of all Instructional Design services:
  • Learning needs Analysis
  • Project Management
  • Design (as standalone or part of blended learning program)
  • Development
  • Deployment/implementation
  • Communication & Launch strategy
  • Coordination of French Translation and Development
 
Responsibilities:
  • Work independently and collaboratively on eLearning projects with business partners.
  • Keep track of project plan and ensure all expectations are being met from all parties involved.
  • Autonomously handle challenges that arise during projects, devising solutions and communicating with project team members.
  • Keep team updated on the status of projects to facilitate coordination of department resources, capacity, lessons learned and best practices.
  • Escalate issues to Manager if necessary and inform of project risk to scope, quality, and timeline.
  • Discuss distribution methods for learning and how to effectively deploy and manage content.
 
Requirements:
  • Proven knowledge and application of Adult Learning Principles, Instructional Design and other design and development principles and methodologies.
  • Education in adult learning & instructional design methodology preferred
  • 3-5 years applied knowledge of Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate and/or other authoring tools.
  • Experience with design of blended learning programs, leveraging various methods including eLearning.
  • Proven ability to manage projects from creation through to deployment.
 
For more information about this opportunity and our client, please contact Thomas Sukhra at The Talent Company at Thomas.Sukhra@TheTalent.Co
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