Learning & Development Instructional Designer & Coordinator

  • Location
    Dublin, Dublin
  • Category
    Education - E-learning
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • External Reference
    JN-072021-194780

Are you an experienced Instructional Designer in search for your next career move? If you are tech savvy, creative, outgoing, and willing to roll up your sleeves and get things done in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment, we may have the perfect job for you!

We are seeking experienced Instructional Designers with experience in training content creation, e-learning, curriculum planning, LMS, visual design skills.
Our client is the market leader, that many people can only dream of working with!

Team Description
- The Online Partnerships Group (OPG) uses our portfolio of product solutions to help online publishers grow their businesses.
- The OPG Learning & Development team creates content specifically for the Online Partnerships Group (OPG) organisation.

We are looking for a professional Instructional Designer to design and develop learning and practising experiences.
- The goal is to facilitate learners in acquiring knowledge, skills and competencies in an effective and appealing manner.
- You will be responsible for designing and developing impactful learning programs and scaled global product education, with an emphasis on e-learning course development and Learning Management System management.
- The goal is to facilitate learners in acquiring knowledge, skills and competencies in an effective and appealing manner.
- You will also serve as a system support specialist, answering customer questions as they come.
- This will include managing the system architecture and content deployment within the system to provide a good user experience and allow for consistent data and reporting.
- You will work in a fast-paced dynamic environment that demands high quality, creativity and attention to detail.
- You will partner with a range of stakeholders to design and deliver best-in-class training solutions.

Responsibilities
- Create engaging learning activities (including live and elearning materials) and compelling course content that enhances knowledge retention and transfer including exercises and activities to build on the learning process
- Maintaining content structure and identifying when content needs to be reviewed/updated including CIMS tooling documentation across the Training Coordination space, updating as needed
- Work with subject matter experts and identify target audience's training needs
- State instructional end goals and create content that matches them and communicate this to key stakeholders
- Visualise instructional graphics, the user interface and the finished product
- Apply tested instructional design theories, practice and methods to all learning materials and activities
- Create supporting material/media (audio, video, simulations, role plays, games etc) and upload, manage, and organise training content created in-house to the LMS
- Support end user issues on the LMS
- Decide on the criteria used to judge learner's performance and develop assessment instruments
- Maintain project documentation and course folders; collaborating with the OPG Learning & Development team

Qualifications:
- Proven working experience in instructional design and with instructional technology
- Excellent knowledge of learning theories and instructional design models
- Ability to write effective copy, instructional text, audio scripts/video scripts
- Lesson and curriculum planning skills
- Solid knowledge of course development software and at least one Learning Management System (Intellum preferred)
- Visual design skills (Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Illustrator) and ability to storyboard
- Excellent listening and communication skills (written and verbal). Strong judgement with a positive attitude
- Self-starter with the ability to work independently and on multiple initiatives in a fast-paced, constantly changing environment
- Ideally Bachelor's degree in Business, or Computer Science, or equivalent experience is required
- Knowledge of product support models and troubleshooting steps
- HTML or related coding experience preferred
- Knowledge of learning development lifecycles

If the role interests you, please get in touch via email.
If you are interested in other roles or career change, please do not hesitate to contact me too.

Adecco Ireland is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Please apply with your CV to: Dorottya Gyongyosi