Design Manager

Hoover, Alabama
May 12, 2023
Jun 12, 2023

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Job Description:

At Regions, the Design Manager manages overarching governance, processes and documentation supporting instructional design. In addition, this position manages the intake, maintenance, and implementation of learning solutions to support role-based training and strategic initiatives to drive business results.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Manages, coaches, develops, motivates, and evaluates a team of Instructional Designers
  • Consults with Learning Architects, Design Managers, HR Business Partners, and Business Unit partners to assess, decision, and onboard internally developed learning projects
  • May lead designers in project onboarding, needs analysis, scoping, design, development, and implementation while maintaining scope, high quality, and adhering to timelines
  • Identifies and analyzes problems and incorporates novel ideas, innovative thinking, and formal tools to formulate solutions
  • Performs project management on multiple concurrent projects with competing priorities and compressed timelines
  • Manages the portfolio of solutions ensuring routine maintenance of existing courses
  • Collaborates with Learning Solution Manager and team to establish and manage internal processes, procedures, and governance
  • Partners with internal measurement team to assess effectiveness of instructional strategies
  • Manages client interactions and expectations; facilitates meetings; serves as project escalation point for IDs and business partners
  • Sets appropriate team goals and assists others in meeting objectives
  • Collaborates with Learning Solution Manager to identify skill gaps and growth opportunities within instructional design and recommend solutions to enhance performance

This position is exempt from timekeeping requirements under the Fair Labor Standards Act and is not eligible for overtime pay.


  • Bachelor's degree in Instructional Design or related area
  • Seven (7) years of experience instructional design or equivalent experience
  • Two (2) years of supervisory or managerial experience
  • Banking experience


  • Master's degree in Instructional Design or related field

Skills and Competencies

  • Ability to anticipate training design/development challenges and work with stakeholders to identify mitigation strategies
  • Ability to coach and develop team members
  • Ability to communicate at all levels of the organization with confidence and maturity
  • Ability to communicate with superior skill both written and verbal
  • Ability to lead multiple concurrent large-scale projects maintaining scope, high quality, and timeliness with proven track record of success
  • Ability to produce creative solutions and innovative thought partnership
  • Ability to quickly grasp range of complex business issues
  • Ability to remove barriers and navigate organizational structure while maintaining and building productive working relationships
  • Ability to work flexibly and manage complexity in terms of the work and stakeholders to deliver results in an ambiguous environment
  • Demonstrates a deep understanding of the supported business unit, its roles, and learning needs

Position Type

Full time

Compensation Details

Pay ranges are job specific and are provided as a point-of-market reference for compensation decisions. Other factors which directly impact pay for individual associates include: experience, skills, knowledge, contribution, job location and, most importantly, performance in the job role. As these factors vary by individuals, pay will also vary among individual associates within the same job.

The target information listed below is based on the national range and level of the position.

Job Range Target:


$86,054.00 USD


$131,980.00 USD

Incentive Pay Plans:

This job is not incentive eligible.

Benefits Information

Regions offers a benefits package that is flexible, comprehensive and recognizes that "one size does not fit all" for associates. Listed below is a synopsis of the benefits offered by Regions for informational purposes, which is not intended to be a complete summary of plan terms and conditions.

  • Paid Vacation/Sick Time
  • 401K with Company Match
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits
  • Disability Benefits
  • Health Savings Account
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Life Insurance
  • Parental Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Associate Volunteer Program

Please note, benefits and plans may be changed, amended, or terminated with respect to all or any class of associate at any time. To learn more about Regions' benefits, please click or copy the link below to your browser.

Location Details

Riverchase South


Hoover, Alabama

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OFCCP Disclosure: Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans