Instructional Design Specialist

Employer: The KPI Institute
  • Education - Training
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • Sibiu
  • Updated at: 02.12.2016
    Short company description

    The KPI Institute is the global authority on Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) research and education, providing through its publications and training courses insights on how to measure and learn with KPIs and beyond. It developed the first KPI Management Framework and operates, the result of a research program dedicated to documenting and cataloging how KPIs are used in practice. Its systems thinking based approach to designing performance architecture across all levels of an organisation facilitates connecting organisational, departmental and employee performance efforts and results.

    The KPI Institute serves its international customer base through regional offices in Europe, Middle East, SE Asia and Australia, with educational and advisory projects conducted on 5 continents. Its European division, operated from Romania has been active since 2008 serving both national and international clients.


    Technical skills

    - Understanding of educational programs has a hands-on' approach for delivering project results;
    - Strong classroom presentation skills;
    - Interaction and collaboration with technical experts to assist in training;
    - Interested in online communities and has excellent communication skills, both in speaking and writing;
    - Proficiency with all MS Office applications;
    - Previous experience with educational projects can be a plus.

    Professional skills

    - Excellent English skills;
    - Possess superior skills in presenting and communicating, planning and organisation, writing and delivering;
    - Knowledge of current techniques and procedures used in the design, development, and evaluation of instructional programs, methods, materials, and instruments;
    - Professional attitude and excellent verbal skills;
    - Attention to detail in ensuring everything is cross-checked and accurate;
    - Be able to manage multiple tasks and prioritise work;
    - Strong project management skills, being able to take ownership and responsibility for tasks to ensure they are completed to a high standard and on time;
    - Ability to work collaboratively as part of a project team.


    - Designing and developing learning solutions using a blended approach that includes instructor led, web-based self-paced, web-based instructor led, and on the job training tools;
    - Delivering quality materials at the appropriate level, on time and with minimal supervision;
    - Designing training solutions independently and working with other team members;
    - Managing all activities before a course initiation;
    - Managing training and development research and innovative ideas supporting: learning theory, motivation theory, and new materials, methods, and techniques;
    - Analysing the needs of the participants at the course;
    - Maintain continuous communication with participants before and after the course;
    - Updating resources and assisting participants;
    - Managing post courses activities, such as certification processes;
    - Improving and developing educational programs within the company;
    - Adapting courses, tests and activities for eLearning;
    - Platform designing and managing;
    - Keeping contact with eLearning clients;
    - Feedback processing and analysis.

    Other info

    Context of the role

    The education arm of The KPI Institute is currently running several projects on open courses and in-house courses, also on-line courses. In order to acquire more information, you can visit our site: