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Pearson Associate Producer in Noida, India

Associate Producer - ( 2105393 )

Description

Pearson

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. By pushing the boundaries of technology—and each other to surpass these boundaries—we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.

Job Title: Associate Producer

Team: Mathematics & Statistics—Content Production & Digital Studio

Role Description

The Producer for the Math & Statistics Content Production & Digital Studio team will manage the creation of digital content and online courses for Pearson’s MyLab platform. For assigned products, work with product teams to define content and course design strategies (within common program standards) that address customer feedback and market needs. Manage schedules and budgets for all assigned products to ensure that project goals, milestones, and deliverables are met on time and within budget.

The Producer’s responsibilities include the following:

  • Manage the assembly of the final MyLab course build, working within Pearson systems to assemble content, review the course with the product team, and release and deliver the final course.

  • Manage development and production of all media components for assigned MyLab courses, including eTexts, videos, animations/simulations, PowerPoint lectures, and any other media assets that support Pearson’s Math & Statistics list.

  • Within overall program framework and standards, develop a media plan for each assigned title, soliciting input from marketing, editorial, and customers to ensure highest quality products that meet specific market needs.

  • Manage relationships with multiple vendors, actively monitoring for quality compliance and adherence to schedule, budget, and technical specifications. Obtain bids, negotiate contracts, create purchase orders and ensure timely payment of invoices.

  • Actively manage budgets for all assigned products, monitoring and reporting regularly on schedule, cost estimates, and actual expenditures.

  • Work closely with manager and other team members to ensure that all content meets Pearson’s and accessibility standards (to align with WCAG 2.1).

  • Manage customer support issues. Assist with remediating content and accessibility issues in MyLabs, eTexts, videos, animations/simulations, PowerPoint lectures and other media assets.

  • Working closely with manager and teams across Pearson, participate actively in evaluation of new systems and workflows to facilitate our transition to newer technology platforms.

Qualifications

Desired Qualifications

  • Ability to work independently and thrive in an environment of continual change

  • Excellent project management skills, including the ability to multi-task and effectively balance short-term and long-term priorities

  • Ability to facilitate communication, build consensus among team members, and make decisions confidently

  • Ability to respond confidently to conflicts and manage situations in a positive way, proactively escalating on-going issues to manager

  • A drive to learn

Formal education or equivalent

  • BA or equivalent practical experience

  • Project Management certification, PMP (PMI), or equivalent desirable

Qualifications

Pearson

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. By pushing the boundaries of technology—and each other to surpass these boundaries—we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.

Job Title: Associate Producer

Team: Mathematics & Statistics—Content Production & Digital Studio

Role Description

The Producer for the Math & Statistics Content Production & Digital Studio team will manage the creation of digital content and online courses for Pearson’s MyLab platform. For assigned products, work with product teams to define content and course design strategies (within common program standards) that address customer feedback and market needs. Manage schedules and budgets for all assigned products to ensure that project goals, milestones, and deliverables are met on time and within budget.

The Producer’s responsibilities include the following:

  • Manage the assembly of the final MyLab course build, working within Pearson systems to assemble content, review the course with the product team, and release and deliver the final course.

  • Manage development and production of all media components for assigned MyLab courses, including eTexts, videos, animations/simulations, PowerPoint lectures, and any other media assets that support Pearson’s Math & Statistics list.

  • Within overall program framework and standards, develop a media plan for each assigned title, soliciting input from marketing, editorial, and customers to ensure highest quality products that meet specific market needs.

  • Manage relationships with multiple vendors, actively monitoring for quality compliance and adherence to schedule, budget, and technical specifications. Obtain bids, negotiate contracts, create purchase orders and ensure timely payment of invoices.

  • Actively manage budgets for all assigned products, monitoring and reporting regularly on schedule, cost estimates, and actual expenditures.

  • Work closely with manager and other team members to ensure that all content meets Pearson’s and accessibility standards (to align with WCAG 2.1).

  • Manage customer support issues. Assist with remediating content and accessibility issues in MyLabs, eTexts, videos, animations/simulations, PowerPoint lectures and other media assets.

  • Working closely with manager and teams across Pearson, participate actively in evaluation of new systems and workflows to facilitate our transition to newer technology platforms.

Qualifications

Desired Qualifications

  • Ability to work independently and thrive in an environment of continual change

  • Excellent project management skills, including the ability to multi-task and effectively balance short-term and long-term priorities

  • Ability to facilitate communication, build consensus among team members, and make decisions confidently

  • Ability to respond confidently to conflicts and manage situations in a positive way, proactively escalating on-going issues to manager

  • A drive to learn

Formal education or equivalent

  • BA or equivalent practical experience

  • Project Management certification, PMP (PMI), or equivalent desirable

Primary Location : IN-IN-Noida

Work Locations :

IN-Noida-WTT Sector 16

World Trade Tower, 15th FloorC-01, Sector 16

Noida201301

Job : Production/Operations

Organization : Global Product

Employee Status : Regular Employee

Job Type : Standard

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Shift : Day Job

Job Posting : Jul 20, 2021

Job Unposting : Aug 31, 2021

Schedule: : Full-time Regular

Req ID: 2105393

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