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Pearson Editorial ELL Product Owner in Mexico City, Mexico

Editorial ELL Product Owner - ( 2107060 )


We are looking for your talent! Come join the world's learning company, with more than 24,000 employees around the world with operations in 70 countries.

At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always reexamining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better.

We are looking for :

An experienced and enthusiastic Senior Editor to work in the ELL Literacy LatAm team.

Able to work as part of project teams developing English Language Learning materials for both ELT and Literacy Products, to be delivered in a wide variety of print and digital formats.

Key responsibilities will include :

Engaging in market research with a commitment to gaining a thorough understanding of teachers’ and learners’ needs and applying this knowledge to product development decisions.

Developing content to maximize its educational effectiveness and appropriateness for Bilingual schools.

Liaising with other members of the editorial and cross-functional teams, to develop materials, fostering a collaborative team dynamic and promoting continuous improvement.

Managing the development of groups of interdependent components to ensure publication to agreed budgets and schedules.

Briefing and overseeing the work of freelance editors and authors with accountability for quality.

Providing input to Sales and Marketing colleagues to support promotional campaigns.


Requirements :

Proven editorial experience in ELT publishing, preferably for the Literacy and Bilingual markets.

Experience of project management, and commissioning and managing writers, freelance editors, and other external suppliers.

Experience of developing content for complex multi-component courses.

Solid understanding of publishing processes and how different stages impact on delivery.

Strong organizational skills, with the ability to work to tight deadlines.

English 100%, Spanish 80%, Portugues is desirable

What we offer :

Hiring by Pearson with superior benefits

Possibility of remote work available

Come join the editorial ELL team!

We aim at a diverse work team, where the most outstanding characteristic is talent and everyone can be part of this journey, no matter gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age or origins. This is what makes us the leading learning company in the world.

At Pearson LATAM we generate flexible and relaxed environments, relationships and opportunities for people to collaborate, put their talents into practice and develop new ideas.

Our objective is to lead the future of learning with our clients' needs in the heart of everything we do. We know that every person is unique, and it is precisely the sum of all these uniqueness and multiculrality what creates a constantly innovating team, leader in the way our learnes learn.

In this context of constant challenges, reinvention, and, of course, learning, we invite you to join our team and lead the future from today!

Primary Location : MX-MX-Mexico City

Job : Product Management

Organization : Global Product

Employee Status : Regular Employee

Job Type : Standard

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Shift : Day Job

Job Posting : May 14, 2021

Job Unposting : Ongoing

Schedule: : Full-time Regular

Req ID: 2107060