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Pearson Development Editor-HED-Noida in Noida, India

JOB PURPOSE

As the team lead, the Editor is accountable to deliver high quality, competitive, market-friendly print and digital products within the given timelines. The Editor is expected to adhere to Pearson’s specifications, style, standards and quality parameters and work in collaboration with other team members.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

1. Development

a. Understanding the product specifications and editing content, developing content where needed. Understanding all the components (both print and digital) of the assigned project.

b. Bringing out zero-error products driven by innovation

2. Vendor management

a. Identifying suitable vendors and ensuring they deliver quality work within the given timelines

b. Negotiating prices and drawing up their agreements in coordination with the legal team

3. Cross-functional coordination

Working smoothly with different functions, such as rights and permissions, production, manufacturing, legal, sales and marketing throughout the duration of project

4. Customer experience

Visiting schools and customers for workshops, trainings and capturing market feedback

5. Team Handling

  • Manage a team of Subject Matter Experts who will be working on development of multiple projects

  • Should showcase good interpersonal skills

  • Good communication skills

  • multitasking

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS

  1. Master’s degree in English from a reputed university

  2. 2+ years of experience in publishing, with minimum 1 year of experience in K12 publishing

  3. Proficiency in PC and MAC, and Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel

  4. Good communication and negotiation skills

Job: PUBLISHING

Organization: Higher Education

Schedule: FULL_TIME

Req ID: 6437

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