Instructional Designer in Nashville, TN at Acceptance Insurance

Date Posted: 2/19/2021

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    Nashville, TN
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Job Description

As a Team Member at Acceptance Insurance, you will be part of a growing organization that continues to evolve and positively impacts the lives of our team members and customers.

We are looking for team members that engage – who take responsibility for themselves and take care of their customers and colleagues. Ideal candidates can compose themselves under pressure, have a “make It right” mindset, and focus their energies on solving problems. This means you’ll be supported by a team with all these qualities, too. If this sounds like the kind of team you’d like to join, we want to hear from you! ​

Acceptance Insurance offers a full line of benefits including: Health Insurance, Dental, Vision, Paid Vacation, Disability Insurance and Employer Matching 401(k) Program.

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants are considered for position and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, religion, sexual orientation, color, gender, national origin, age, marital status, military or veteran status or any other protected local, state or federal status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

Job Overview:

The Instructional Designer position is responsible for the design, development, and delivery of instructionally sound eLearning modules, instructor-led courses, user guides, job aids, and other training resources for internal clients on a variety of topics.  The position will also design and implement performance support solutions by working closely with subject matter experts from across the organization.  In addition to creating new content, they will also maintain, update, and improve existing content.

This position is based at our headquarter office in Nashville but can be a remote position.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Utilizes instructional design and performance improvement processes to analyze, design, develop, implement and evaluate instructional materials and programs

  • Works with internal subject matter experts in Sales, Underwriting, Claims, and Corporate functions to design, develop, and implement training solutions that drive performance and are consistent with internal standards and best practices

  • Designs and develops internally branded course curriculum guides for courses and/or program components

  • Builds templates and coaching tools supporting products and processes

  • Recommends and integrates performance improvement strategies

  • Possess a willingness to periodically extend workday/work week to meet defined timelines

  • Performs other duties as assigned

Knowledge Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to learn and effectively use eLearning and editing software

  • Proficient in software and programs such as Articulate, Captivate, Camtasia, Adobe Creative Suite, Share Point, and HTML a plus

  • Ability to apply adult learning principles to instructional design and development methodologies

  • Ability and desire to learn multiple systems and processes quickly

  • Ability to build and manage multiple partnerships and relationships at all levels of the organization

  • Exceptional verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills are needed to communicate with partners and learners

  • Demonstrated project management skills with the ability to function in a fast-paced environment, under time pressure

  • Skillful with editing videos, graphics, and images

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Instructional Design or related field from an accredited college or university or 5 or more years equivalent experience in instructional design/development preferred

  • 3 years in instructional design/development or degree in instructional design required

Working Conditions:

  • Typical office environment.

  • May require prolonged computer usage with extensive and repetitive hand and eye movement.

  • May require sitting or standing for long periods of time.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functionsThis job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) incumbent in this position. Employee(s) will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments.