Instructional Designer

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Contract
  2. Administrative, General Management, Other
  3. United States
Boston, USA
Posting date: 28 Aug 2023

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Proclinical is seeking an Instructional Designer for a global biopharmaceutical company located in Boston, MA.

Must be eligible to work in the US.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Act as Instructional Designer for Quality Learning and provide ongoing support and consulting to enable Quality functional learning execution of the process.
  • Apply principles of adult learning to ensure training effectiveness.
  • Access resources on industry best demonstrated practices, as well as opportunities to innovate.
  • Design and develop complex learning solutions to support the development needs of Quality Staff.
  • Create engaging learning activities and compelling course content that enhances the learning process.
  • Work with subject matter experts to identify target audience's business and training needs.
  • Create supporting material/media (audio, video, simulations, role plays, games etc).
  • Devise modes of assessment, such as tests or quizzes, to measure the effectiveness of the course.
  • Develop Learning content to ensure a globally consistent training experience that directly improves the employee experience.
  • Promote collaboration, partnership and relationships among the participants and stakeholders in a design project.
  • Consult, analyze, and develop highly engaging and interactive learning solutions.
  • Maintain project documentation and course folders

Skills and Requirements:

  • 10+ years Instructional design experience preferably in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology drug industry
  • Bachelor's Degree required
  • Master's in Adult learning or Instructional Design/Technology or similar relevant field preferred
  • In depth knowledge of adult learning concepts and associated multimedia delivery options, eLearning development and tools
  • Expert in instructional design methodology for adult learning course, curriculum, and program development
  • Strong project management skills to achieve design target timelines
  • Superior consulting, and communication skills.
  • Ability to establish relationships with diverse customers, including business owners
  • Lesson and curriculum planning skills
  • Visual design skills
  • Ability to write effective copy, instructional text, audio, and video scripts
  • Experience working in an agile (SAM) and waterfall (ADDIE) design environment
  • Experience designing, developing, and delivering emerging learning solutions including gamification, video, micro-learning, simulations strongly preferred
  • Proficient in multiple learning technologies - e.g., Captivate, Articulate
  • Outstanding communication and presentation skills

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Janelle Jones at +(1) 267-297-3257 or

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.