Management Development Associate

New College Grads North Billerica, Massachusetts


About Curriculum Associates

Curriculum Associates is a rapidly growing educational technology and publishing company committed to making classrooms better places for teachers and students. Located just outside of Boston, we are an innovative, collaborative, and mission-driven company that has been recognized as a Boston Globe Top Workplace, Boston Business Journal Best Place to Work, and Software & Information Industry Association CODiE award winner.

We believe that—with the right materials and support—all children have the ability to succeed, and this idea inspires our engineering, product development, and service teams every day. Our award-winning products include both traditional published material and edtech products such as our cloud-based i-Ready®. Our programs provide flexible resources for teachers and administrators, as well as meaningful assessments and data-driven, differentiated instruction for millions of students.

About the Management Development Program

The Management Development Program is a three-year rotational program for entry-level talent looking to become leaders in education, technology, and business. The Management Development Program provides 3 rotation experiences in a variety of departments such as marketing, strategy, operations, editorial, product management, and educator success. Management Development Associates are placed into rotations based on personal goals, experience and company need as they progress through the program. Depending on your rotation you may:

  • Work with designers, engineers, and internal stakeholders to develop new product features
  • Create and manage project timelines and budgets for content development teams
  • Develop training materials for educators and professional development specialists in the field
  • Create sales and marketing collateral to effectively position Curriculum Associates products
  • Analyze EdTech market trends, growth and competitive dynamics to inform company strategy
  • Advise customers on product and technical information

What we’re looking for:

  • 0 – 1 years of work experience
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Collaborative mindset
  • Strong willingness to learn and grow
  • Ability to problem solve and think creatively

What materials are required to apply?

  • Resume
  • College transcript
  • A cover letter explaining your interest in the program and why you'd be a good fit (optional)

What else does the Management Development Program offer?

This program is an excellent opportunity for those who wish to pursue a graduate degree in business or education, as well as those interested in a general management career or leadership position. Management Development Program alumni have gone on to pursue graduate degrees at highly ranked institutions, and to hold higher-level roles at Curriculum Associates.

Through the Management Development Program you’ll receive:

  • Ongoing mentorship and professional development with the company’s leadership team, including the CEO
  • Individualized support for career next steps and graduate school applications, if applicable
  • Opportunities to report to executives and work on high-impact projects and presentations

What are current Associates saying?

“The Management Development Program helped me easily make the jump from college to the working world by combining challenging and impactful work with a great support system.”. – Isabella, Second Year, Product Management

“I love that I get to interact, learn from, and work with executives at the company. I feel like my skills are utilized and appreciated at Curriculum Associates.” – Nathan, Third Year, Sales

“In addition to the significant responsibilities I've had within my rotation, the MDP has provided me opportunities to work on interesting projects across the company and build relationships with individuals outside of my team." – Shea, Third Year, Digital Instruction

Curriculum Associates, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Curriculum Associates, LLC will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, genetic information, or any other category protected by law. Curriculum Associates, LLC will grant employment, without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, genetic information, or any other category protected by law. Such action shall include, but not be limited to, the following: employment, upgrading, demotion, transfer, recruitment or recruitment advertising, layoff or termination, rates of pay or other forms of compensation.

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