Pearson Associate Producer - Science/ECS in Boston, Massachusetts
Associate Producer - Science/ECS
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES SUMMARY
Serve as a member of a producer teamfor Pearson’s Mastering online tutorial and assessment system for a variety ofscientific disciplines. Advise on and track all media components required forproducing multiple Mastering titles simultaneously, managing third-partyvendors as necessary. Work closely with editorial media producers to collectthe necessary components for the online course. Coordinate the production ofeach Mastering site, managing tasks ranging from content production to sitecreation to maintenance of existing titles.
Managethe planning, budgeting, scheduling, development, and production for Masteringsites.
Ensuretight coordination and communication with all teams on a Mastering project:Editorial teams (acquisition, development, mediaproducers, and production editors), technical teams (software developers, webdevelopers), and product management.
Monitorand report on all project milestones through regular team meetings.
Responsiblefor the timely and cost effective delivery of richmedia components required for specific Mastering titles.
Managethe third-party Mastering content production vendors (schedules, contracts,invoices, and monitor spending).
Integratecompleted content into the final product.
Maintaincontent grids for Mastering content, such as end-of-chapter questions and studyarea assets
At least 6 months ofexperience in project management.
BA or equivalent.Candidate does not need programming skills but should have a solidunderstanding of online educational environments, as well as an interest inhelping to manage complex multimedia projects.
Excellent projectmanagement skills and attention to detail
Excellentcommunication skills, both verbal and written
Ability tocollaborate and lead in a team environment
Ability tofacilitate project team meetings.
Advanced Microsoft Office skills required
Basic HTML a plus
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.
Primary Location: US-MA-Boston
Work Locations: US-MA-Boston-501 Boylston 501 Boylston St Boston 02116
Job: Professional Development
Organization: Global Product
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Aug 17, 2017
Req ID: 1713834