E-learning developer London/Flexible Working

We are looking for an e-learning developer who will work as part of a small team who are responsible for the learning content in the award-winning Supply Chain Sustainability School. You will bring your creative flair and sound e-learning authoring tool skills to produce engaging e-learning.  You will also have the opportunity to work with our consultancy creating bespoke, immersive e-learning for a wide range of clients.

The successful candidate will have a sound knowledge of Articulate 360, good organisational skills, be a self-starter who is process driven and have good relationship building skills.

If you share our passion to bring interactive learning for organisations who want to engage their teams and supply chains with the tools to become more sustainable in their industry, we would like to hear from you.

Background to Action Sustainability:

Action Sustainability is a leading sustainability consultancy, founded in 2006, with the aim of leading and inspiring sustainable business.

Our UK team currently comprises around 60 full and part time employees and associates, based across the UK. Our notable successes are:

  • We established (2012) and have grown the award-winning Supply Chain Sustainability School led by over 220 Partners, including the industry-leading Fairness, Inclusion & Respect (FIR) programme.
  • In 2014 we launched and support our clients to use, our sustainability reporting tool
  • Authored the ISO 20400 in sustainable procurement and are now leading global adoption through our social enterprise arm, Action Sustainability CIC (iso20400.org) and our commercial consultancy services
  • Provide bespoke, specialist business advice, training, and practical tools to leading organisations such as Siemens, the Houses of Parliament, Warwick University, the NHS and British Land.

Action Sustainability is certified by the Living Wage Foundation as an accredited Living Wage employer. We support our people to work flexibly and maintain a work-life balance, within the context of delivering a responsive and high-quality service to clients and School Partners. We are committed to maintaining a respectful and inclusive workplace culture.

Action Sustainability has been recognised for its approach to workplace engagement with a sought-after industry standard. We have been certified by Best Companies and recognised for our commitment to employees, with a ‘One to Watch’ status. For more info see here.

Purpose of Job:

To work within a small team who look after the learning content within the Supply Chain Sustainability School. Your main role will be to update and adapt existing e-learning, as well as create new e-learning from a specific brief. You will also be required to create and amend existing animated videos.

The role’s key objective is to create excellent quality and engaging e-learning for our Partners of the School and our clients.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Developing rich content in e‑learning authoring tools such as Articulate Storyline and Articulate Rise.
  • Incorporating graphics, audio, and video where required.
  • Advanced working knowledge of Articulate Storyline.
  • Understand the learning management system that the School uses to be able to support the knowledge team and wider team with providing excellent customer experience when learning through the School
  • Regular uploading/handling SCORM based content to an LMS
  • Creating content in Adobe Premier Pro and Illustrator.
  • Appreciate the different software/graphical solutions available to address specific requirements and make informed decisions on the most appropriate to use.
  • Working with the knowledge management team to amend where relevant an expansive suite of e-learning modules. This includes updating factual content, improving brand adherence, and enhancing engagement for the learner.
  • Following a brief to create bespoke e-learning and aligning to the process from storyboarding to end result.
  • Creating animations using software such as Vyond.
  • Localising content to different sectors, markets, regions, countries.
  • Uploading courses to Moodle and administrating Moodle as required.
  • Video Production and Editing in relation to e-learning modules that contain video content.

Key skills, Knowledge & Experience

A mix of technical and communication skills will be required for the successful applicant. Specifically:

  • Working knowledge of Adobe Premier Pro and Illustrator (experience with Abobe Creative Cloud as a whole desirable).
  • Proficient in Articulate Storyline and Articulate Rise.
  • Experience in delivering e-learning content to a specific brief, with thorough attention to detail.
  • Working knowledge of learning management systems and proficient in uploading/handling SCORM based content to an LMS.
  • Willingness to work collaboratively and responsively with colleagues and key stakeholders.
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritise in a busy environment.
  • Has a creative flair with a keen interest to develop and translate this into the e-learning.
  • Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail and ability to work in a flexible and creative way.
  • Excellent IT skills including proficiency in Microsoft PowerPoint, excel and Word.
  • Proactive approach – a “can do” attitude and proven ability to make things happen.
  • Takes on full ownership and responsibility for their work, solve problems and manage workload proactively.
  • Ability to engage meaningfully with stakeholders, good relationship, and trust building skills.
  • At least 1 year working in a commercial environment.
  • Experience of animation software e.g. Vyond (desirable).
  • Passion for sustainability (desirable).
  • Understanding of the built environment (desirable).

Reporting to:  Knowledge Manager


  • Degree-level education in Digital Media & Graphic Design, or equivalent.

Terms and Conditions:

  • Salary; £30,000 – £35,000 dependent on experience
  • Holidays; 25 days plus 8 statutory holidays plus 1 day for birthday
  • Other benefits; includes an 8% contribution to pension but please visit our careers page for the full list of benefits
  • Location; We are a flexible employer and provide office amenities in Old Street, London
  • Development; We offer the opportunity to grow in this award-winning consultancy with the support of leading experts and innovative new practices.

For more information about our forward-looking company please look at www.supplychainschool.co.uk and www.actionsustainability.com

Start date of advertisement: immediate

End date of advertisement: 21.07.2024

Interested applicants should send their CV and accompanying letter through the Recruitment Revolutions portal.