Learning Designer - Open to flexibility

London (Greater)
21 Feb 2017
21 Mar 2017
Contract Type

Learning Designer - Open to flexibility

At KPMG, our values define who we are and the way we do business. As a leading professional services firm, we know that our strength and capability come from our people – their different perspectives, experiences and backgrounds. From our inclusive leadership strategy to our diversity and inclusion targets – we’re making bold changes to who we are and what we do. Be part of it.

Job Description

The purpose of this role is to create high quality new learning programmes for UK Learning. The Learning Designers will be the primary designers of the blended, engaging and interactive learning programmes to address specific business needs. Learning programmes will leverage technology enabled learning and the principles of social and collaborative environments (70:20:10), all to be suitable for a client facing workforce

Role Overview

  • Assist the Learning Design Manager to create new blended learning programmes, leveraging the use of technology enabled learning and 70:20:10 design principles
  • Provide input when refreshing existing learning programmes in terms of technology enabled learning and 70:20:10 design principles
  • Work with the off/on-shore graphics team to create visually engaging and brand compliant graphics that are effective from a learner and cost perspective
  • Work with SME’s to ensure suitable evaluation metrics are defined at design stage and are measurable in terms of quantitative and qualitative data of all programmes
  • Review/edit existing content in light of post course evaluation, making recommendations to change specific activities so that the required learning outcomes and objectives are achieved
  • Assist the Learning Design Manager in work with Central, Global L&D and Programme Directors to identify where learning content can be harnessed using existing materials, designed using agreed consistent processes and methodologies and that avoid replication and duplication of effort
  • Provide support and report to Learning Design Manager, as required
  • Assist in training Learning Deployment Specialists to provide support to the Design team
  • Support the Head of Learning Design in enforcing protocols for knowledge and training repository

Experience and Background

  • Creating highly engaging, blended learning programmes
  • Designing effective learning programmes to address business issues in a client centric organisation
  • Applying new learning technologies and utilising technical development tools
  • Evaluating business impacts of learning
  • Working with business subject matter experts to design effective learning programmes

Qualifications and Skills

  • Experience of Instructional Design
  • Experience in using Technology within design
  • Experience in Project and Programme Management
  • Relationship management
  • Advanced PowerPoint
  • Authoring tools such as Adobe captivate and articulate

Key Relationships


  • Subject Matter Experts
  • UK Learning
  • Learning Architects
  • Learning Design Managers
  • Learning Developers
  • Business Learning Partners
  • Learning Design Manager
  • Programme Leads/managers
  • Deployment Leads
  • Analytics and Regulatory
  • External
  • Industry peers and specialists
  • Industry bodies

We recognise that as individuals, we each have particular needs and that one size doesn’t fit all, when it comes to how, when and where you work. That’s why we’re proud to offer our colleagues agile working options. We believe in putting you at the centre of your career – KPMG will offer the training, development and stimulating work environment to help you get to where your career ambitions are. That’s why we introduced ‘Our Deal’ – it’s our way of saying ‘thank you’ for bringing your best to work. As part of ‘Our Deal’, you’ll benefit from a range of rewards from secondment opportunities and preferential banking services to a day off on your birthday and have open, honest conversations about your career development.

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