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Instructional Design

Instructional Designer

Job Type Full-Time  
Experience Level Entry  
Organization Type Edtech  
Pay Range TBD  

Axonify is the frontline enablement solution that’s science-backed and proven to maximize the potential of workforces. Our vision is to reinvent the frontline experience, and we thrive giving them what they need to learn, connect, and get things done.

Our SaaS platform is enjoyable, engaging, and easy to use, with an unprecedented 83% engagement rate. If you’re looking for a meaningful product and a great company culture, let’s talk!

We’re looking for an enthusiastic, thoughtful, and self-starting Instructional Designer to research, design and create learning content for a broad range of micro topics. This role is open to recent graduates looking to flex their relationship building and writing skills!

As a key member of the Customer Experience Instructional Design team, this role works independently but thrives on collaborating with peers and customers while leveraging past experiences to create interesting, thought-provoking training content.

The impact you’ll have:    

Learning Content Creation:

  • Meet with external customers to identify their training needs and provide recommendations based on best practices:
  • Understand and explain Axonify methodology and best practices to customers
  • Clearly define and articulate customers’ current training goals and intentions
  • Review source material and conduct additional research as needed to gain a thorough understanding of subject matter
  • Create question-based training content by leveraging your understanding of the Axonify learning methodology
  • Design and develop storyboards to be used by members of the team for the creation of e-learning training modules, audio recordings and videos for a variety of topics
  • Produce a high quality of writing in all customer-facing communications and follow the ID team’s 4 Cs of Writing: clean, clear, concise, consistent
  • Conduct reviews of client and peer content, including training plans and storyboards, to ensure writing reflects Axonify’s methodology and style guide
  • Manage multiple projects and maintain accurate time tracking

Customer Consulting:

  • Effectively handle implementations for customers 
  • Co-facilitate pre-designed customer workshops in partnership with another Instructional Designer to help customers learn Axonify best practices
  • Be familiar with resources and documentation to assist in handling customer objections; seek guidance from senior members of the team for unfamiliar or new customer objections
  • Build rapport with customers through interpersonal skills; confidentiality converse with and make recommendations to customers and SMEs at all levels of the organization
  • Other duties as required

The things you bring:       

  • A minimum of 2 years of writing experience within a B2B organization or media outlet
  • Superior writing, editing, and communication skills, with excellent attention to detail.
  • Writing, English, or Communications gained through post-secondary education, experience or a combination of both. Adult Education, technical writing designations or related qualification is an asset. 
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Word. Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Google Workspace, Microsoft Office Suite, project management and time tracking tools
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, with strong project management skills with the ability to tackle shifting priorities each day
  • A self-starter with the ability to work independently and collaboratively
  • Passionate about learning how different organizations operate and helping their employees bridge knowledge gaps through developing curated questions

It’s ok if your experience doesn’t check every box! If you check off more than a few – great! We’d welcome a chance to get to know what you can bring, how you can add to our culture, and hear your unique story.

Work location: Flex

This is a flexible hybrid position with some in-office days at our Waterloo or Toronto office. Let’s chat more about our flexible working arrangement! 

You will be provided with the tools, resources and support to ensure your success.

The things you’ll enjoy: 

  • An impactful product that gives back to the communities and frontline workers that support our everyday lives.
  • People with great attitudes that lead to great results through our values: Empathetic, Bold, Innovative and Empowering.
  • A diverse team that celebrates unique perspectives and experiences that add richness to our culture.
  • Leaders that trust deeply who leverage our skills, adapt to us as individuals and encourage us to be our best selves.
  • Check out our perks

Ready to join the team? Here’s what’s next.

Apply. Our Talent Acquisition team is committed to providing an outstanding experience throughout your journey with us. Learn more about Axonify by visiting us at www.axonify.com/careers

We believe our team’s unique life experiences, backgrounds, cultures, beliefs and abilities add richness to our culture and depth to our ideas. Our ongoing commitment to diversity and inclusion creates an environment that supports, empowers and delivers a sense of belonging for all members of the team. 

We want to remove barriers that may limit you from joining Axonify. Email us at accessibility@axonify.com to let us know how we can provide you with reasonable accommodations through our candidate journey.