Remote Contract - Junior Graphics Designer / eLearning Developer

Job Type

Part Time
Contract

Remote

Ok

Published

08/03/2018

Start Date

08/31/2018

Application Deadline

08/31/2018

Address

551 Adelaide Street West
T
Toronto
Ontario
M5V 2R1
Canada

Description

Title: Remote Contract – Junior Graphics Artist /eLearning Developer/Producer


Department: Program Department

Partners with: Project Manager, Head of Learning Services


OBJECTIVE:

The Junior Graphic Artist / eLearning Developer will be responsible for contributing to the design, development, programming and implementation of eCourses (online courses) which will be utilized across different Operational Centers (OCs) at MSF for field and headquarters training on medical and non-medical topics. This is a unique opportunity to showcase your skills in the development of learning solutions impacting patient outcomes around the world.


BACKGROUND:

The Program Department, led by the Director of Programs, advances the link between Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) Canada and MSF's operational needs regarding medical and humanitarian issues. Learning Services is part of the Program Department and responsible for providing consulting and production services related to workforce development and learning solutions, with a general focus on technology-driven solutions. The Program Department and Learning Services also collaborates with other international humanitarian NGO's, Government institutions and think tanks to raise awareness and engagement within Canada.


DELIVERABLES:


1.    Participate in the design and development of learning solutions for local and international staff

·        Interpret instructional design and content analysis documents provided by subject matter expert and/or learning consultants for instructional design approaches

·        Storyboard learning process and learning architecture

·        Create appropriate design approach, style, font, colour scheme, icons, style guides, and templates

·        Design or adapt graphics as needed

·        Create, edit mock-ups, videos and/or animated graphics to support content and learning objectives

·        Create SCORM objects using course authoring software. For example, Captivate, Camtasia, Storyline and/or LMS interface (Moodle) as needed

·        Use and maintain design documents, course content and various media elements

·     Obtain, produce or request the production of media elements such as graphics, animation,   and video where needed.



2.    Convert materials consistent with the learning objectives of each project

·        Develop interactive scripts for eLearning, eBriefing, teaching videos and informational sessions

·        Use eLearning authoring tools to design and develop interactive components and input course content.



3.  Develop the rapid prototype and program a working model upon which the final product will be based


4.  Test and validate end-user functionality and usability



PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:


Education and experience

·        At least two years in development of web design, graphic design and basic media production

·        Diploma or bachelor degree in one aspect of the e-Learning development cycle: e.g. graphic, media production, instructional design, adult learning / education

·        Experience in Authoring software (Storyline, Captivate, Camtasia) essential

·        Knowledge of usability standards (ease of navigation, screen layout, use of graphics) and basic web design

·        Experience with Open Source Learning Management System (Moodle) an asset


Skills and competencies

·        Proficiency in some of the following tools (or similar): Microsoft tools, Adobe Creative Suite including Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, After Effects, Premiere and Audition. Other tools may include Sublime code editor and Adobe Muse for web design.

·        Excellent communication and negotiation skills (oral and written); Fluency in English essential, proficiency in French very desirable

·        Willingness, ability to quickly learn basic concepts of instructional design. Previous knowledge of instructional design is considered an asset.

·        An analytical, methodical approach to work

·        Ingenuity around creation of reusable objects and engines

·        Commitment to MSF humanitarian principles and knowledge of MSF operations.


CONTACTS:

·        MSF Canada Staff

·        International MSF office colleagues


TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS:

Not required.

Professional Level

Entry level

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

arnab.majumdar@msf.ca
http://www.msf.ca

Email the above address with your resume, and ideally a sample of your previous work.


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