Instructional Design & Development Consultant

Golden Valley, MN
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posted by:
Lauren Rosner

Job Description:

Aquent's Fortune 500 client is looking for an Instructional Design and Development Consultant to work a three-month assignment with strong potential to extend, on-location for 40 hours/week in Golden Valley, MN.

The L&D Specialist will support the creation of virtual technical training content through design, development, and creation of training material in various formats including infographics, interactive media, video, and e-learning ​


  • Collaborate with instructors and Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to understand the virtual strategy and objective of technical training materials 
  • Identify the overall design and delivery method for conversion of raw technical material to more user-friendly content 
  • Create initial prototypes depending on format, e.g infographics, e-learning, etc. 
  • Develop final material in the specific software for delivery method e.g. e-learning using Articulate Storyline 2, Infographics with Adobe Acrobat 
  • Assist with other projects as needed 


  • 1-2 years experience in learning and development consulting (experience creating learning content for a global audience + creating learning content for a global audience)
  • Experience with publishing and creative software applications, including Camtasia, Articulate Storyline 2, and Adobe Creative Suite 
  • MS Office (PowerPoint, Word, Excel) 
  • Strong media/graphic design skills 
  • Project Management Skills 
  • Planning and organizational skills 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with refined editing skills (content, grammar, syntax) 
  • Attention to detail 
  • Familiarity with SharePoint​
  • Experience creating learning content for a global audience  
  • Knowledge of adult learning theory and basics of instructional design