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Instructional Designer – Japanese Speaking

C£50K equivalent

Location Outside the UK, Tokyo
Sector E-learning
Job type Permanent
Role Creative
Job ref ED2605
Work hours Full time

We’re looking for an Instructional Designer who is fluent in both verbal and written English and Japanese communications.

You’ll be responsible for the design and development of effective learning materials for a financial services organisation, based in Tokyo.

Key responsibilities

  • Partner with the business to deliver consistent impactful learning
  • Work on world-class learning experiences that drive results
  • Work across a range of learning experiences including: engaging presentations, instructor led training (ILT), job aids and eLearning amongst others
  • Use your understanding of adult learning theory to design and develop internal and external client focussed materials


  • Excellent user of Microsoft Office including Word, PowerPoint and Excel


  • Relevant educational achievements will be advantageous


  • Experience designing training within a financial services organisation is desirable
  • Experience using eLearning development tools including Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate or others are desirable
  • Experience creating training for onboarding, product knowledge and software subject matter


  • Understanding of adult learning theory and instructional design principles
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and Japanese

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