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Production Editor

August 15, 2018

Center for the Collaborative Classroom is a nonprofit, educational organization dedicated to providing continuous professional learning for teachers and curricula that support the academic, ethical, and social development in children.

The Production Editor—Digital manages all production processes of assigned digital projects (ebooks, Learning Hub digital materials, ClassView assessments, etc.), including scheduling, file preparation, production, and quality control. The Production Editor—Digital is the liaison with internal departments and suppliers and maintains management and administrative systems that support these relationships.

Responsibilities:

  • Creates and maintains production schedules for assigned digital projects and coordinates the content reviews, ensuring adherence to agreed schedules and standards
  • Creates and maintains all production-related digital process documents, including style/design guides and digital content review guides
  • Hires and supervises freelance proofreaders
  • Ensures CCC styles and project-specific styles are consistently applied
  • Reviews content and design for all assigned projects, Proofreads assigned projects as needed
  • Manages ePub-conversion vendor relationship
  • Works with Learning Technology to implement Digital Teacher’s Set ebooks’

Requirements:

  • B.A. in English, education, or a related field preferred
  • 5+ years experience in a digital or online publishing environment
  • Understanding of electronic publishing technology and production processes
  • Working knowledge of the Chicago Manual of Style
  • Strong oral and writing skills
  • Flexibility to evolving processes, deadlines, and technology
  • Advanced working knowledge of MS Word and template use; MS Excel, and Google Docs
  • Familiarity with the Adobe Creative Suite and Basecamp a plus

COMPENSATION: Full-time –Term of contract position with benefits.

Send resumes with subject “Production Editor—Digital” to hr@collaborativeclassroom.org. https://www.collaborativeclassroom.org.