Managing Editor, Mathematics Grades K-8

Product Development - Editorial North Billerica, MA or Remote, United States


Description

Mathematics Grade K-8 Managing Editor

We are looking for an experienced Grades K–5 and/or 6-8 Math Managing Editor to join our talented team. We are seeking a team-oriented person who can balance troubleshooting issues that arise and proactively seeking out ways to improve editorial quality and team efficiency. Curriculum Associates has a proven record of developing top quality educational materials and solutions. We are looking for someone with the same passion for making a difference for teachers and students.

The impact you’ll have:
This position offers a highly motivated professional the opportunity to combine editorial and management skills to assist the Product Development team in taking a high volume of projects from submission to fulfillment.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Serve as editorial lead, developing components for our Grade K-5 or 6-8 programs from conceptualization to final production
• Collaborate with team to develop workflow and resource plans that ensure high quality content
• Identify possible project bottlenecks and offer creative solutions
• Partner with project leads and editors to ensure that all components are closely aligned
• Establish guidelines for accuracy, adherence to instructional design, and alignment to the Common Core or other state standards
• Review and provide feedback to writers and editors (both internal and external), ensuring the quality and appropriateness of content with respect to grade and reading levels, content accuracy, and pedagogical fidelity
• Train and support writers and editors throughout all phases of assigned projects
• Effectively manage vendor relationships
• Participate in focus groups with teachers and administrators

What we’re looking for:
• 5–10 years of experience in K-5 and/or 6-8 Mathematics educational publishing with experience editing print materials
• Experience leading teams of vendors, freelancers, and internal staff to deliver quality products
• Deep familiarity with Common Core State Standards
• Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, while maintaining the quality of the product
• Ability to see the big picture and dig into the details
• Proven writing and editing skills, with strong attention to detail
• Excellent communication and organizational skills
• A team player who works productively and cooperatively with a wide range of people
• Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, Elementary Education, or a related field required

We’d also love to see (though not required):
• Elementary or Middle School Math teaching experience

Salary Commensurate with experience.
Location Billerica, MA/Boston, MA; working remotely is an option



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