Entry Level Content Developer

Job Title:    Entry Level Content Developer
Location:    Harwell Campus
Type:             Full time, 37.5Hrs/week
Reports to:   Office Manager

Salary:             £22K – £25K
Holidays:       22 days + all public holidays + 3 days paid Christmas Company Shutdown
Pension:        5% employee, 3% Employer contribution

Other benefits:
Healthcare Cash Plan
Reward Gateway- Employee Discount Platform
Specsavers Voucher

Main purpose of the job

The Entry Level Content Developer is responsible for developing and creating content that can be used across a variety of media including digital, social media and print.

The post holder will provide support for the enhancement of digital learning experiences through innovation, creativity and knowledge transfer.

Main duties & key responsibilities

  • Design digital learning for a range of devices and platforms to engage and capture the imagination of the learner.
  • Research and provide marketing support to new and ongoing campaigns.
  • Research and provide technical input to support the company’s LMS (Moodle).
  • Proof reading and copywriting for learning content.
  • Work collaboratively with others, including Learning and Development Advisors (LDAs), Subject Matter Experts, Storyboarders, Graphics Artists and Content Developers.
  • Produce and maintain key content documentation including content outlines, storyboards, asset lists, and transcripts.
  • Produce imagery for course material and associated workbooks, using material and knowledge, sourced from subject matter experts.
  • Support the quality assurance (QA) through peer review and functional testing.
  • Work alone or within a team overseen by a Project Manager for the delivery of the client’s requirements to a set time frame.
  • Work independently after direction from the Digital Learning Team.
  • Any other jobs the company requires you to carry out.

Qualifications / experience

  • Higher education within the subject matter.
  • High standard of English, grammar and copywriting skills.
  • Ability to undergo and gain a UK Security check.


  • Educated to degree level, or equivalent experience.
  • Experience in copywriting and Quality Assurance.
  • Experience in creation of eLearning materials.
  • Experience in learning design development and presentations.
  • Experience of developing learning content from storyboards.
  • Practice in technical writing.
  • Knowledge of course design and evaluation methods.

Skills and attributes

  • Ability to visualise, articulate and problem solving.
  • Willing to learn Adobe Creative Studio.
  • Ability to communicate ideas to a wide variety of stakeholders, both internal and external.
  • Good interpersonal and collaboration skills, relationship building, and negotiation.
  • Good organisational skills and the ability to meet tight deadlines.
  • Ability to follow technical documents from our customers.


  • Ability to estimate project timelines.
  • Working knowledge of WordPress, HTML and Bootstrap.
  • Proficient knowledge of eLearning authoring tools including Articulate 360.
  • Knowledge and application of established e-learning methodologies (ISD, ADDIE),
  • Practice of instructional design, and web based eLearning technologies.

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