• Full Time
  • Remote
  • Austin

Website Macmillan

At Macmillan Learning, the health and safety of our employees and contract staff is a top priority. Accordingly, COVID-19 vaccinations will be required for all staff that will be working in a Macmillan Learning office, or have job duties requiring them to travel for work. If offered the role, the candidate will need to provide proof of vaccination in advance of their start date. Employees can request religious and/or medical exemptions to this requirement by following the process outlined in the offer letter.

The position is eligible for remote employment – it will exclude the following locations: Alaska, Arkansas, Colorado, Hawaii, Mississippi, South Dakota, West Virginia, Wyoming. We have a high preference for someone to be in our New York, NY office or our Austin, TX office.

The Statistics Content Development Manager is a subject-matter expert who oversees the multiple assets and requirements for creating a digital course. The Content Development Manager coordinates the content and technology for the STEM Statistics discipline, including making sure content is delivered within quality standards, market requirements, budget, and timelines set. The Content Development Manager coordinates with Media Editors, Program Managers, contract and vendor content development teams, Product, Technology, and other teams to ensure the content created meets and exceeds market requirements and uses the most appropriate Macmillan technology for the goals of the program.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Coordinate content and resources across asset types and technologies; coordinate and sometimes directly manage resources and contributors to content including freelancers, vendors, and staff.
  • Provide feedback; establish, maintain, and confirm team priorities to ensure projects stay within budget, on time, and within quality standards.
  • Maintain project schedules and budgets.
  • Develop expertise on Achieve platform and tools as they relate to content development.
  • Update process, product, and content for new technology releases, expected updates, etc.
  • Contribute to content assets by using knowledge of technology, product, and process, as well as subject matter.
  • Manage customer requests, bespoke content, and other assets outside of planned program coverage.
  • Manage the overall expertise and training needs of the content development contractors and vendors, including connecting to resources and clearing obstacles to training.
  • Work with marketing, program managers, product owners, sales, etc. to build prototypes and demo kits, create copy for collateral, and answer questions to generate market feedback and promote sales of product.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree, Masters Degree, or PhD in Statistics
  • 1+ years of experience writing and reviewing content within Statistics
  • Experience teaching Statistics
  • Experience demonstrating excellent communication of complex information, both verbal and written, with a variety of audiences
  • Excellent natural organization and project management skills
  • Experience applying a critical eye for detail
  • Experience managing employees and contractors
  • Expertise using the Achieve authoring system desirable
  • Experience planning and managing large content development projects desirable
  • PMP certification desirable

Benefits

Regular full-time and qualifying part-time employees and their dependents are eligible for Macmillan benefits, effective on the employee’s date of hire. Macmillan also offers health benefits coverage to qualifying same-sex and opposite-sex domestic partners (may require additional documentation) of active employees.

  • Competitive pay and bonus plan
  • Generous Health Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision)
  • Contributions to your 401k retirement account through Fidelity (US)
  • Generous paid time off, sick time, discretionary days, and paid holidays (Cesar Chavez Day, Juneteenth, Indigenous People’s Day, and more!)
  • Employee Assistance Program, Education Assistance Program
  • 100% employer-paid life and AD&D insurance
  • And much more!

Macmillan Learning is a part of the family-owned company that improves lives through learning. By linking research to learning practice, we develop pioneering products and learning materials for students that are highly effective and drive improved outcomes. Our engaging content is developed in partnership with the world’s best researchers, educators, administrators, and developers. To learn more, please visit macmillanlearning.com or see us on  FacebookTwitterLinkedIn or join our Macmillan Community.. Macmillan Learning is a division of the Holtzbrinck Publishing Group, a family-owned global media company headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are actively seeking job applicants who reflect a broad representation of differences, including race, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, physical ability, neurodiversity, age, veteran, family and economic status and background, geographical background and status, and perspective. We believe that the best companies reflect the incredible diversity in viewpoints, backgrounds, and identities of the world in their staffs, and are committed to inclusive hiring across departments and levels. You can read more about our Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion initiatives here.

The successful candidate for this position will be an employee of Bedford, Freeman & Worth Publishing Group, LLC d/b/a Macmillan Learning. Bedford Freeman & Worth Publishing Group, LLC has developed an affirmative action program in compliance with the NY Department of Education’s guidance. Portions of the affirmative action program are available for review by applicants and employees by contacting Human Resources at Macmillan Learning.

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