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eLearning Specialist - Talent Development
Ref No.: 18-04292
Location: New York, New York
eLearning Specialist - Talent Development

Our client, A Fortune 500 Wealth Management/Brokerage firm is seeking an eLearning specialist to join their Mandatory Training Team for a 6 month assignment. Mandatory Training is responsible for designing, delivering, and governance of all mandatory training for our internal clients. This role will work with subject matter experts in business groups to create online learning experiences for global required training across the firm. Specific content areas include compliance, risk, systems, and certificate/designation programs. This professional would have a demonstrated track record of working with multiple, senior and junior-level clients, in a fast-paced environment. If this is something you are interested in learning more about, please apply today ASAP!

Key responsibilities:
  • Collaborate with subject matter experts to write required training audio voiceover scripts that are concise, interesting, practical, and consistent with adult learning theory.
  • Translate complex subject matter into easy-to-understand, engaging language.
  • Liaise with and influence subject matter experts and vendors.
  • Ensure a consistent approach to online required training.
  • Work effectively within a governance structure; update calendar in an excel tool.
  • Evaluate potential solutions from external vendors and content providers.
  • Assess impact / effectiveness of eLearning approach and modules.
  • Work with a reporting dashboard and provide data on training assignments

Required Skills:
  • 4+ years of project management related experience including at least 4 years of eLearning instructional design at large, complex firms.
  • Experience working with SMEs for large/complex programs.
  • In-depth writing, editing, and instructional design skills.
  • Designs innovative eLearning modules, according to client need, in multiple modalities such as videos, stand-alone online courses, and mobile device apps.
  • Synthesizes complex content in ways that are understandable, practical, and applicable.
  • Knowledge of gamification, micro-learning, and blended learning techniques.
  • Experience utilizing Storyline, Captivate, and Camtasia.
Desired Skilld:
  • Experience working in financial services a plus