Looking for an Instructional Designer with Lectora Experience

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Serve as an instructional design expert in the creation of multi-channel (e-learning, ILT, blended, web 2.0, etc) learning solutions for the organization. Will research, analyze, design, develop, implement and evaluate course plans for all initiatives, (e.g. customer service/sales training, new hire training, leadership workshops, new product training, systems training, etc). Manages individual training projects (both large and small) and relationships with project team members. Accountable for developing printed and on-line materials and job aids geared towards Adult Learning methodologies for all initiatives and leveraging both formal and informal solutions as part of a continuous learning environment. This role will incorporate sound principles of instructional design and learning principles and methodologies into every intervention ensuring successful acquisition, retention and transfer of knowledge, skills and abilities.

Job Duties:

Act as performance consultant to the client, providing both learning and non-learning solution recommendations. Execute the ADDIE (or other industry accepted model) model to analyze, design, develop and deliver both synchronous and asynchronous end user learning solutions for all ****’s Sporting Goods and Golf Galaxy business units. Oversee project management and project team/client relationships.

Monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of learning interventions by creating and implementing measures to track outcomes and ensure alignment with business objectives. Report and communicate findings to project team members.

Assist in the development of standard learning and development processes and tools in the areas of programming, instructional design, project management, evaluation; Act as indirect Level 1 support for end users of learning solutions.

Act as a system administrator of the Learning Management System, including loading and testing courses in the LMS.

Administrative tasks (updating project plans, status reports, maintenance of learning solutions, pulling reports, etc.)

Educational Requirements:

Bachelor's Degree

Additional Requirements:

3-5 years of experience

Technical writing, editing and computer skills with a strong knowledge of MS Word and MS PowerPoint

E-learning authoring software

Microsoft suite

Experience with Photoshop and/or In-Design a plus

Learning management system

Training development software & tools

Strong analysis, communication, and project management skills

Ability to drive and manage multiple projects concurrently

Self-directed, able to manage own time and tasks, as well as consistently meet deadlines

Strong planning & organizing skills

Strong interpersonal and client consultation skills; ability to collaborate and partner with others to complete a project

Pittsburgh has transformed itself into one of the best “made over towns”, evolving from steel to science, and was recently declared the “#1 Most Livable City” for the second time in the last three years! With a national average of 40% lower cost of living, Pittsburgh is also the 6th city in the U.S. for job growth. According to Business Week, Pittsburgh was the second best place to raise kids in 2008 and number #1 for relocating families in 2009. Pittsburgh is now considered to be an economic hot spot for the life sciences and biotechnology industry with about 3,200 high-tech companies. In addition, 36 colleges and universities surround the Pittsburgh area. With its low crime rate, arts and leisure, and legendary sports teams, Pittsburgh appeals to audiences of all ages. The Southside, Market Square, Station Square, Strip District, and Cultural District offer unique experiences for spending an entertaining evening with family or friends.

For additional information please visit: http://www.visitpittsburgh.com/

****'s Sporting Goods, Inc. is an authentic full-line sporting goods retailer offering a broad assortment of brand name sporting goods equipment, apparel, and footwear in a specialty store environment. The Company also owns Golf Galaxy, Inc., a multi-channel golf specialty retailer, e-commerce websites and catalog operations. For more information on ****’s Sporting Goods please visit our Investor Relations page

To apply please visit: http://www.dickssportinggoods.jobs/?&ab=Footer_Know_Careers