ellicom leverages knowledge by designing competitive and innovative training strategies for organizations. Relying heavily on research & development to drive learning designs, ellicom’s team is creative, dynamic, and looking for like-minded team members who are open-minded, team-oriented and fearless.
Today, ellicom is a successful global learning provider servicing governments, crown corporations and Fortune 500 customers. It relies on a multidisciplinary team of more than 80 professionals, all passionate about training, located in Quebec, Ontario and Morocco. This team is composed of instructional designers, educational technology experts, multimedia designers and developers. ellicom works with organisations of all sizes and industries providing its clients with customized advisory services and exceptional support each step of the way, whatever their needs and challenges may be in terms of training strategies and skills enhancement. In recent years, our major clients have included Air Canada, Sobeys, Intact Insurance, the Canadian Development Bank, Bombardier, Total, the SAQ (Quebec liquor board), Desjardins Group, and UNICEF.
In response to its exponential growth, ellicom is looking for the best instructional designers to join its Toronto team.
As manager of the design process, the Instructional Designer will oversee the originality and quality of our instructional solutions. He will use their expertise and theoretical knowledge to lead their team, act as an advisor to clients, and provide innovative design strategies.
If the idea of leading a variety of stimulating projects with ambitious timelines in fields as diverse as aviation, banking, health, and ballistic analysis appeals to you, read the description below.
Provide your instructional expertise to clients and take charge of projects as a training expert, from preparing the proposal to deploying and implementing the solution, including:
Performing needs analysis
Conducting task analysis
Developing training strategies
Producing knowledge and content maps
Working with subject-matter experts
Designing blended architectures
Designing creative concepts
Designing and reviewing instructional scenarios and activities
Designing assessment systems
Writing and validating storyboards
Coordinating various instructional resources
Performing quality assurance on instructional deliverables
Assisting clients during training deployment and planning implementation, if necessary
Participating in drafting proposals
Advising clients in the selection and implementation of learning strategies
Providing an excellent client experience
In addition to this responsibilities, the Instructional Designer will frequently interact with clients and subject-matter experts.
OUR NEWEST INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGNER
Five years of relevant experience minimum
A specialization (change management, mobile, simulation, assessment, etc.)
A degree in a related field (a Master’s degree is an asset)
Qualified with significant experience in instructional design (at least 5 years, plus experience in a role that requires client interaction) and university studies in a related field (Educational Technology, for example).
Good communicator with both clients, as part of needs analyses and any other interaction, as well as with internal collaborators, as part of their regular exchanges. The designer is transparent and shares information to ensure that all parties involved are on the same page.
Results-oriented and able to navigate a variety of projects simultaneously while knowing how to find the balance between perfection and respecting budgets and timelines.
Leader with a reputation for being a leader and someone who can take on this role with both clients and their team.
Passionate and driven by their fundamental knowledge of theories and techniques in instructional design, their skills with online learning technologies (authoring tools, mobile, LMS, SCORM standards, etc.), their understanding of trends and best practices in user experience (UX), and their curiosity about new trends in education.
Please note that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in Ellicom.