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Pearson Associate Editor: Mathematics in Noida, India

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About the job

The K-12 Math team is currently recruiting for an experienced Math Editor. We're looking for someone with a passion for learning and mathematics and with the vision to bring innovative ideas to life. The Math Editor is responsible for developing new K-12 Math print and digital resources for school division. The Math Editor is accountable for the overall quality and accuracy of content and must ensure that the content reflects the instructional design and product profile. Commissioning of authors and vendors will also be one of the responsibilities. The Math Editor will work with other editorial staff, Project Management (CMPS), Design, and Marketing to ensure all aspects of the product meet market needs.

Responsibilities:

Edit manuscripts to ensure accuracy and appropriateness for the market and its curriculum requirements

Work with authors and reviewers

Manage text and photo permissions as required

Prepare final manuscript for production

Deliver quality print and digital products on time and on budget

Consult on a regular basis with managing editor and stakeholders to resolve issues with content, authors and reviewers to ensure overall efficient project management

Work with the digital strategy and media team to implement new digital processes during the publishing process and maintain knowledge of and expertise in current and future print and digital applications used in the school market

Liaise with other development editors and project managers to ensure consistency across units

Create models/prototypes for new products, as articulated by the managing editor and publisher, in collaboration with authors, consultants, and internal publishing team

Maintain contact with the marketplace through visits to schools and classrooms and attending relevant conferences

Maintain familiarity with content authoring tools

Be comfortable with digital content ideation, development and review

Qualifications

Completion of a university degree (Math/Engineering)

Editing experience in educational publishing

Math teaching experience is an asset

Excellent verbal, written, and communication skills

Proficient with computers; including Microsoft Word, Excel, G-Mail, Chrome, and Adobe Acrobat

Proficient or ability to become proficient in content/learning management systems

Exceptional organizational skills, detail-oriented and strong ability to multi-task

Adaptable problem-solver and team player who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment

Excellent analytical and project management skills

Ability to work independently

Time management skills, ability to prioritize and balance the needs of the projects to meet deadlines

Qualifications

About the job

The K-12 Math team is currently recruiting for an experienced Math Editor. We're looking for someone with a passion for learning and mathematics and with the vision to bring innovative ideas to life. The Math Editor is responsible for developing new K-12 Math print and digital resources for school division. The Math Editor is accountable for the overall quality and accuracy of content and must ensure that the content reflects the instructional design and product profile. Commissioning of authors and vendors will also be one of the responsibilities. The Math Editor will work with other editorial staff, Project Management (CMPS), Design, and Marketing to ensure all aspects of the product meet market needs.

Responsibilities:

Edit manuscripts to ensure accuracy and appropriateness for the market and its curriculum requirements

Work with authors and reviewers

Manage text and photo permissions as required

Prepare final manuscript for production

Deliver quality print and digital products on time and on budget

Consult on a regular basis with managing editor and stakeholders to resolve issues with content, authors and reviewers to ensure overall efficient project management

Work with the digital strategy and media team to implement new digital processes during the publishing process and maintain knowledge of and expertise in current and future print and digital applications used in the school market

Liaise with other development editors and project managers to ensure consistency across units

Create models/prototypes for new products, as articulated by the managing editor and publisher, in collaboration with authors, consultants, and internal publishing team

Maintain contact with the marketplace through visits to schools and classrooms and attending relevant conferences

Maintain familiarity with content authoring tools

Be comfortable with digital content ideation, development and review

Qualifications

Completion of a university degree (Math/Engineering)

Editing experience in educational publishing

Math teaching experience is an asset

Excellent verbal, written, and communication skills

Proficient with computers; including Microsoft Word, Excel, G-Mail, Chrome, and Adobe Acrobat

Proficient or ability to become proficient in content/learning management systems

Exceptional organizational skills, detail-oriented and strong ability to multi-task

Adaptable problem-solver and team player who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment

Excellent analytical and project management skills

Ability to work independently

Time management skills, ability to prioritize and balance the needs of the projects to meet deadlines

Learning is the most powerful force for change in the world. More than 20,000 Pearson employees deliver our products and services in nearly 200 countries, all working towards a common purpose – to help everyone achieve their potential through learning. We do that by providing high quality, digital content and learning experiences, as well as assessments and qualifications that help people build their skills and grow with the world around them. We are the world’s leading learning company. Learn more at pearsonplc.com.

Job: PUBLISHING

Organization: Growth

Schedule: FULL_TIME

Req ID: 2105700

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