Senior Content and Learning Specialist (Senior Editor)
At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.
The Modern Foreign Languages team produces resources for Secondary-age students and their teachers across a number of languages, but predominantly French, Spanish and German. Responsible for market-leading courses such as Expo, Metro, Mira, Studio, Viva and Stimmt, this is an opportunity to join the industry’s most successful languages team.
You would be working within a matrix team, with people from many different job functions - editorial, design, sales and marketing and external suppliers - coming together to deliver brilliant resources for our MFL list. The role can be based in our Oxford or London offices and you would report into a member of the product management / publishing team.
About the role
We are looking for someone with well-developed editorial and content development skills and a passion for languages education to join our team.You will be part of a friendly and high-performing team, working closely with and supported by that team to understand customer and learner needs and create great resources for the Modern Languages list.
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During a typical day you might engage in some of the below activities:
Market and customer understanding
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Who are we looking for?
We are looking for someone:
Primary Location: GB-GB-London
Other Locations GB-GB-Oxford
Work Locations: GB-London-190 High Holborn 190 High Holborn London WC1V 7BH
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Nov 14, 2018
Job Unposting: Dec 14, 2018
Schedule: Full-time Regular
Req ID: 1814225
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.