Pearson Content Developer - French in Melbourne, Australia
Content Developer - French
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The Content Developer will perform content development tasks for a Secondary French series, and support the production process. The Content Developer is responsible for ensuring the delivery of high quality content and assisting authors and publishers to finalise content under tight timelines.
At times the Content Developer will be required to write additional content as part of this role.
Reviewing authored content for print and digital products to ensure quality, timeliness of delivery, curriculum and market fit, and efficacy
Creating original content when required in line with the writing brief and/or the direction of the project lead
Actively engaging with content to improve editorial value by checking for accuracy, syllabus fit, consistency of style
Ensuring illustration briefs are correctly completed and changes uploaded to an internal system
Attending audio recordings and filming sessions at an external studio as French language checker.
Fluent French speaking and writing
Tertiary qualification in Languages, Education or Communication/Publishing
Demonstrated writing or editing experience for education
Ability to write to a brief and check work against a brief with great attention to detail
Ability to work independently on a variety of tasks and meet tight deadlines.
This casual role with varying hours per week (up to 37 hours) allows for a mixture of remote or office-based work.
At Pearson, we value the employee journey and pride ourselves in building an inclusive and diverse culture.
Primary Location: AU-VIC-Melbourne
Work Locations: AU-Melbourne-707 Collins 707 Collins Street Goods Shed South Melbourne 3008
Employee Status: Casual/Seasonal
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Feb 21, 2019
Job Unposting: Ongoing
Schedule: Full-time Temporary
Req ID: 1901431
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.