Product Development Coordinator

£16000 per annum
22 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
AAJ-11290 6
Paul Jones
Contract Type
Full Time
Product Development Coordinator (GPT Media Delivery) c£16,000pa + benefits….. BASED IN ILKLEY, WEST YORKSHIRE, WITHIN OUR Growth and Innovation Division….

The company has been one of the UK’s leading providers of online courses for over twenty years and has delivered training to over 2 million learners.

At the global e-learning awards 2015, they were winners in four different categories, including gold for the prestigious 'E-learning development company of the year'.

Their Vision is that they have ‘20 million online learners by 2020’ and our Values are being Passionate, Customer Focused, Collaborative, Innovative and demonstrate Integrity

The overall objective of the role is to help coordinate Media Delivery activities for an external contract and to support the content standards team to test and quality check on-line learning content before it’s released to customers.

Key Duties:

Supporting the Media Delivery Contract
  • Using design software and ready-made templates to order and layout text and images for training pamphlets and other training materials
  • Co-ordinating the work of external sub-contractors to deliver poster designs and printed materials
  • Identifying graphics and assets to use in training materials
  • Proof reading media materials and quality checking
  • Attending planning meetings – where design, scope and timescales for media delivery and other content production is discussed
  • Taking action points from meetings as required
  • Internal content development team / graphic design team liaison
Supporting the Standards Team
  • Undertaking quality checks and user acceptance testing of e-learning products developed by the content team and related sub-contractors to include
  • Proof reading
  • Technical testing of on-line content
  • Providing support and administrative backing to the standards team as required
  • Undertaking ad hoc amends of content

Key requirements:

  • Relevant administration, proofreading qualification
  • Expert Office user
  • Knowledge of Storyline or other e-learning packages preferable, but not essential
  • Knowledge of Adobe Cloud or other software packages preferable, but not essential
  • IT skills to a high level
  • Work to deadlines
  • Self-management
  • Team worker
  • Attention to detail
  • Relevant administration experience
Total package includes:
  • Comprehensive induction & ongoing training, 3% matched contribution Pension Scheme, Simply Health Plan, Life Assurance and Childcare Vouchers.
  • Regular team building events, lunch time activities including darts, pool and air hockey, whole company business updates, good work/life balance, opportunities for development, butties on achievement of key milestones, ice creams in summer, family BBQ’s (donations to charity), charity sponsorship, sporting events and the most amazing Christmas party with competitions and prizes.
  • We are an Equality & Diversity employer.  Hours of work are 37.5 hours (Monday to Friday). Benefits include matched pension, healthcare, childcare vouchers and life assurance.  If you would like to apply for this role, please send your CV and covering letter detailing your current salary. All applicants must have the right to work in the UK.  No agencies please.