Training & Development Specialist in Urbandale, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 10/29/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt is looking for a Training & Development Specialist to work on-site with our customer John Deere in Urbandale, IA on contingent assignment forecasted for 1 yearKey responsibilities will include:

  • Uses Microsoft PowerPoint to create powerful and interactive presentations that convey the desired messaging and company branding in a visually compelling way for the purpose of sales training.
  • Understands the required style, tone, and voice guidelines for particular sales training initiatives and their target audiences.
  • Creates and edits graphic content for slides integrating icons, complex graphics, motion, colors.
  • Creates and edits sales training copy to be clear, concise, relevant and impactful.
  • Proofreads materials and edits presentations created by others to improve messaging and visual appearance.
  • Advises others on how to improve presentations and messaging.
  • Strictly adheres to client and overall company style guides when developing content.
  • Assists in the management of digital media - including video and photos.
  • Meets a variety of fast-paced deadlines.


  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred with 2+ years of training and development experience.
  • Photo editing skills are required.
  • Expert level PowerPoint skills are required.
  • Photography and Videography skills are desirable.  
  • Minimal travel may be required.

This position is subject to US Export Controls. Must be a US Citizen or lawful permanent resident. 

Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  Volt has over 60 years of experience and is a leader in the industry.  We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions.

We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. We look forward to speaking with you soon.

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