Careers in FocusU

Build on your unique strengths, interests and passions and inspire change by working on organizational challenges & learning journeys!

FocusU is an exceptional place to launch or sustain a rewarding career in the domains of Learning & Facilitation. The range of workshops that we offer to our clients, calls for our team to be very learning agile, voracious readers, open to new outcomes & possibilities and passionately driven to create an impact for our customers. We are always looking for kindred souls. Read on to know if this feels like a place for you.

We're looking for people who believe in

Slide CARE People don’t care how much you know, until they know how much you care
Theodore Roosevelt
Slide HUMILITY It is not thinking less of yourself, but thinking of yourself less
Doug Clay
Slide OWNERSHIP Extreme Ownership is a mindset, an attitude.
Jocko Willink
Slide PASSION Pursue Excellence and Success will follow
Rancho (From 3 Idiots)
Slide SAFETY Be safe like a comfortable pair of old shoes. Be safe like family
Old FocusU Saying
C H O P S

FocusU Life

Moments we cherish

Festival time is Hygge time Doing a venue recce – grounds us Our Equipment are also a part of the team! Always looking for excuses to celebrate Travel – a big part of our lives Yeaah… festival time again! Nothing energizes us like workshops do! Setting up a city race ,
brings out the smiles in us
Nothing energizes us like workshops do!

OPENINGS WITH US

1Content Manager
Job brief
We are looking for a qualified Content manager to join our team. You will be responsible for creating, improving and maintaining content to achieve our business goals. Your duties will also include distributing content to raise brand awareness, monitoring web traffic and metrics, and constantly trying to implement best practices.

Our ideal candidate is an experienced professional with demonstrable creative writing skills. As a Content manager, you should have a sense of aesthetic and be detail-oriented. If you are also an expert in content optimization, we would like to talk to you.
Ultimately, you should be able to oversee all marketing content initiatives to ensure customer engagement, brand consistency and a positive customer experience.

Responsibilities
• Collaborate with marketing team to plan and develop site content, style and layout
• Completely own the blog in terms of regularly publishing relevant content that is SEO optimised.
Also relook at updating older blogs to attract more traffic.
• Edit, proofread, and improve other writers’ posts for our blog
• Interface with external freelancers for regular content for the blog.
• Analyse website traffic and users’ engagement metrics
• Own the social media channels of the company and ensure that they are regularly updated
• Manage content distribution to online websites & social media channels to increase web traffic
• Develop an editorial calendar for every month
• Ensure compliance with law (e.g., copyright and data protection)
• Conceive of and publish eDMs to our CRM database.
• Stay up to date with developments and generate new ideas to draw audience’s attention

Key competencies needed for the role:
• Creative Spark
• Story Maker
• Excellent communicator
• Data orientation
• Hunger to learn

A few things that would help us making a faster decision:
• Proven work experience as a Content manager
• Hands on experience with WordPress
• Basic technical knowledge of HTML and web publishing
• Knowledge of SEO and web traffic metrics
• Familiarity with social media
• Knowledge of graphic designing tools
• Excellent writing skills in English
• Attention to detail
• A creative bent of mind
• A degree in Journalism, Marketing or relevant field

Important:
We really appreciate it when you meet us after you do your homework about us. So please visit our website and check out the following pages specifically:
• https://focusu.com/career/
• https://focusu.com/focusu-culture/
• https://focusu.com/about-us/
• https://focusu.com/insider-speak/

If what you see and read resonates with you – we look forward to hearing from you! Please send your resume to arun@focusu.com
2Senior Instructional Designer – 3 openings
The Senior ID’s role will play a critical role in creating engaging learning activities and compelling behavioral course content keeping in mind FocusU’s learning philosophy and business objective. In this role, the ID will liaise with different stakeholders while applying tested instructional design theories, practice, and methods to create stellar learning experience for the FocusU learners.

In this role the incumbent will be responsible for the following:
• Writing content from scratch and/or re-writing / analyzing researched or existing internal content using various criteria to create rich and relevant virtual / digital learning courses
• Comprehending, visualizing, and executing course specific learning flow through coherent storyboarding / session outline
• Collaborating with subject matter experts / team of freelancers / internal stakeholders to produce creative learning content using storytelling skills, adult learning principles, instructional design theories and models
• Utilizing / adding relevant learning elements such as storytelling, animation, interactivity, etc. while designing course content / curriculum post a proper need diagnosis and in consultation with the product development team
• Developing / curating course specific collaterals meeting requisite quality standards and agreed specifications
• Reviewing developed assets, such as storyboards / static mocks / courses / videos / animations / interactives, etc., for quality & IP / Plagiarism
• Creating and following project guidelines, style (& branding) guidelines, and processes
• Proactively collaborating with all relevant stakeholders (internal and external) on project tasks to ensure on time task completion

Experience / Skills / Qualifications:

• Postgraduate with 5-6 years of proven Instructional Design experience in the L & D industry
• Visual design skills and ability to storyboard for video, animation, and interactive output
• Ability to write effective instructional text, audio scripts/video scripts
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Exposure to ID models like ADDIE, Agile ADDIE, Kirkpatrick Model of Evaluation, Andragogy, etc.
• Experience in LMS Management and administration including maintenance of SCORM compliant courses
• ID Certification from any reputed institution will be a plus
• Strong project management skills
• Ability to work with agility and open to feedback and iterations
• Proficient in English language
• Creative writing & loads of Patience :)

Pls submit your updated CV and a few of your work samples to rajshri@focusu.com
3Co-Facilitator: Currently Closed
The puppeteer who controls every FocusU workshop. While the Facilitator is the face of the workshop for clients, it is actually the co-facilitators who create the magic behind the scenes to ensure a magical FocusU experience. Read more details and apply by clicking here.
4Facilitator: Currently Closed
The orchestrator of a FocusU workshop. He is the face of the workshop to the client since he leads the workshop delivery. But to be successful as a FocusU Facilitator calls for much more than these apparent aspects. Read more details and apply by clicking here.