Job Description

Instructional Design Senior Analyst (12-month Fixed Term Contract)

Location: UK wide

Salary: £36,000

Career Level:  (Analyst, Senior Analyst)


Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. With our thought leadership and culture of innovation, we apply industry expertise, diverse skill sets and next-generation technology to each business challenge.


We believe in inclusion and diversity and supporting the whole person. Our core values comprise of Stewardship, Best People, Client Value Creation, One Global Network, Respect for the Individual and Integrity. Year after year, Accenture is recognized worldwide not just for business performance but for inclusion and diversity too.


“Across the globe, one thing is universally true of the people of Accenture: We care deeply about what we do and the impact we have with our clients and with the communities in which we work and live. It is personal to all of us.” – Julie Sweet, Accenture CEO


As a team:


In Talent Development - Learning you will be part of a team that develops training assets that range from classroom, virtual, self-paced & digital as per a client requirement, led by an Instructional design Team Lead. This includes understanding training needs; creating or using high-level design, creating or utilising prototypes to implement larger solutions, and developing content using prescribed tools. You will work with specialists in other teams where more advanced or experimental solutions are needed.


You'll learn, grow and advance in an innovative culture that thrives on shared success, diverse ways of thinking and enables boundaryless opportunities that can drive your career in new and exciting ways


If you’re looking for a challenging career working in a vibrant environment with access to training and a global network of experts, this could be the role for you. As part of our global team, you'll be working with cutting-edge technologies and will have the opportunity to develop a wide range of new skills on the job. 


In our team you will learn:

  • How to design robust and effective learning solutions for a variety of industries, delivered through appropriate technologies, for a global audience of learners in some of the largest global companies around;
  • To focus on outcomes and value by working alongside deeply experienced specialists in learning technology methods and techniques;
  • How to develop and direct your own skills in ways that suit both your own strengths and aptitude and our clients’ real-world needs, as well as Accenture’s own strategic direction


As an instructional designer, you will operate within a team of 3-5 instructional designers or content engineers. You apply creativity and innovation appropriately as well as complete project tasks within set standards of quality, timeline, and effort. You will usually be working with others, both IDs and other specialists, within your team and across other teams, locations, and organisations. Your work will often impact other teams, so collaboration and shared responsibility for the end product to meet client needs will be key to success.



We are looking for experience in the following skills:

  • Creativity and innovation in adult learning products – new ways to simplify and explain things to different people
  • Attention to detail in accuracy, language, grammar, and layout
  • Multi-cultural experience – an understanding of how different people think, work, and live, and how to help different people understand what they need to know


Set yourself apart:

  • Learning theory, instructional design, or similar cognitive theory
  • Writing skills: comprehend material and explain it to a specified audience to impart understanding, with demonstrable capability in grammar and quality.
  • Development skills: use of eLearning authoring tools to create interactive learning products, including assessment strategies and the use of pre-made media to accelerate learning
  • Versatile solutions: able to create learning materials for delivery via a variety of channels – including but not limited to slideware, documentation, audio script, video storyboards, interactive learning, simulations, scenarios.


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What’s in it for you

At Accenture in addition to a competitive basic salary, you will also have an extensive benefits package which includes 30 days’ vacation per year, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!

Flexibility and mobility are required to deliver this role as there will be requirements to spend time onsite with our clients and partners to enable delivery of the first-class services we are known for.

About Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. We combine unmatched experience and specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries — powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. With 509,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance and create lasting value across their enterprises. Visit us at

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

Closing Date for Applications 31/05/2021

Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.


All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, colour, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected applicable law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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