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Instructional Designer (Technical Writing Based) (SF or NY)

Swoon New York ,NY
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

 

Swoon is looking for a 6-month contractor for a well-known employment-oriented online service.

Responsibilities:
- Maintain an expert knowledge of product features and functions with a focus on sales solutions products
- Partner and build meaningful relationships with key stakeholders across sales solutions, marketing and product teams to stay up-to-date with current messaging
- Scale learning to accommodate global audiences and learning styles
- Create scripts and storyboards to present a vision consistent with instructional theories and company philosophy
- Develop various forms of media such as eLearning presentations, print collateral, rich media, animation, simulation, interactive web modules and informational/instructional videos
- Work with SMEs and instructional designers to finalize strategy and create products based on agreed methodology and approval from business partners

Basic Qualifications:
- BA/BS degree in Multimedia Production, Graphic Design, Animation, Video Production, Mass Communication, Instructional Technology or related field

- 5+ years of professional multimedia production experience
- Experience with MS Word and PowerPoint
- Experience in Adobe CS (Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, InDesign, Premiere, Soundbooth, After Effects)
- Experience in media and publishing with a focus on audio, video and print production

Preferred Qualifications:
- Education or demonstrated success developing e-learning and/or Instructor Led Training
- Experience in instructional design, instructional technology or sales training
- Experience designing for web, screen and print
- Experience producing interactive media used in training, games, corporate presentations and as promotional tools
- Experience in mobile learning research, implementation and deployment in a corporate environment
- Experience with XHTML, CSS, ActionScript, JavaScript, Final Cut Pro and eLearning Course Development software
- Familiarity with Adult Learning/Instructional Design Principles and learning/content management systems
- Proficient in establishing priorities and meeting aggressive deadlines in a fast-paced, rapidly-changing environment
- Highly organized, detailed-oriented and self-directed
- Highly focused design sensibility combined with an understanding of current design trends and best practices and how they play into designing critical creative elements to build brand
- High degree of flexibility with the ability to work effectively in a largely team-based, collaborative culture, where open communication and idea generation from all levels are encouraged
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Ability to build strong relationships and navigate through stakeholder discussions
- Ability to take and synthesize critical feedback into innovative solutions and improvements
- Ability to become proficient with new applications quickly

Company Description
Swoon connects with job candidates one-on-one to learn exactly who they are and understand which of our Fortune 1000 clients would have their dream jobs. We form relationships, not just connections, and we pride ourselves on our contractor care initiatives.

Our accomplishments continue to increase each year, and we have received some of the highest honors in the industry. We were named a “Best Staffing Firm to Temp For” by Staffing Industry Analysts in 2019, 2018, 2017, 2015 and 2014.

Swoon

Why Work Here?

Our focus is on the people first, and the placement second and we live by our mantra “Listen. Place. Care.”

Swoon connects with job candidates one-on-one to learn exactly who they are and understand which of our Fortune 1000 clients would have their dream jobs. We form relationships, not just connections, and we pride ourselves on our contractor care initiatives. Our accomplishments continue to increase each year, and we have received some of the highest honors in the industry. We were named a “Best Staffing Firm to Temp For” by Staffing Industry Analysts in 2019, 2018, 2017, 2015 and 2014.

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New York, NY
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