Blackbaud is hiring a

Instructional Designer

Instructional Designer

  • Remote- US

Are you a creative thinker with a passion for lifelong learning, paired with a desire to elevate social good organizations?

Blackbaud University provides interactive courses to enable both the technical skill and the nonprofit savvy of our customers. Art and science work hand-in- hand in the development of our in-person, virtual instructor-led, and eLearning classes, and our team is seeking a full-time instructional designer to build education content for our cloud solutions. With an understanding of best practices and world-class courseware, the ideal candidate brings a combination of experience in adult learning, nonprofit organizations, and the creation of amazing educational materials. The instructional designer role will:

  • Design and develop effective, engaging courseware
  • Collaborate with subject matter experts, instructors, and peers
  • Prioritize and manage projects to completion and meet desired milestones
  • Build productive relationships and communicate with cross-functional teams
  • Align to rapid product release cycles with flexibility and poise
  • Support certification question writing
  • Follow corporate and team style and graphic guidelines

During the application process, you may be asked to provide 2-5 samples of your best and most recent work – please have those handy to expedite the process.

  • At least 1 sample should be a PowerPoint presentation
  • Other samples can include anything that showcases your writing skills and/or design savvy – if you provide a website, please direct us to specific examples on the site

Requirements include:

  • Proficiency in Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Proven ability to learn new technology quickly
  • Exceptional writing skills
  • Design savvy

Additional desired skills:

  • Knowledge of Blackbaud products
  • Experience working with social good organizations
  • Proficiency in Articulate Storyline and/or Rise
  • Project experience in any of the following areas – Gamification, Certification, Peer Learning, Proctored Exams, or Digital Accessibility
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