RedNova Learning, part of Macmillan Education, produces English as a foreign language (EFL) materials for students and teachers in Latin America, East Asia, and the Middle East.
The role of the Development Editor works within a publishing project team and has day-to-day responsibility for content development from initial writing brief to publication, ensuring that all material is of an appropriate quality and fully aligned to the publishing vision of the Commissioning Editor and Publisher. The Development Editor may also commission ancillary items under the guidance of the Commissioning or Senior Development Editor. The role involves extensive cross-functional liaison with the content production and content delivery teams to create material which meets the needs of the key audience and is published on schedule and within budget.
Understand specific market needs and the publishing vision in the context of the publishing plan and business needs
Work the Commissioning Editor and / or Senior Development Editor to prepare author briefs for specific projects, in light of market research
Understand contract terms and budget for external contributors, ensuring correct procedures are followed, and understand the financial implications of making changes
Take responsibility for overseeing external content creators to ensure work meets the required standard
Provide feedback to authors/contributors, suggesting appropriate action to ensure content meets the brief, with the support of the Commissioning Editor / Senior Development Editor where necessary
Alert the project team to any content development issues to ensure delivery is on time and within budget
Attend audio recordings, video/photo shoots and photo selection meetings to ensure outputs adhere to the brief / project specification
Create artwork, design and digital specification briefs, as well as style sheets, page plans and asset briefs and deal with overmatter (print and digital), commenting on issues and feeding back appropriately
Any other duties that can reasonably be expected of you
Please submit your application by August 11, 2017.
We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes:
- Medical, Dental and Vision - Life and AD&D - 401(k) - Flexible Spending Accounts - Transit Accounts - Tuition Assistance - Summer Hours
RedNova Learning is part of Springer Nature, a major new force in scientific, scholarly, professional, and educational publishing. We are looking for motivated professionals to join our team based in Palmetto Bay near Miami, Florida. The team works on titles for preschool through upper secondary markets where American English is taught as a foreign language.We offer a comprehensive benefits packag...e that includes: Medical, Dental and Vision; Life and AD&D; STD/LTD; 401(k); Flexible Spending Accounts; Transit Accounts; Summer Hours.
Springer Nature is the world’s largest academic book publisher, publisher of the world’s highest impact journals and a pioneer in the field of open research. The company numbers almost 13,000 staff in over 50 countries and has a turnover of approximately EUR 1.5 billion. Springer Nature was formed in 2015 through the merger of Nature Publishing Group, Palgrave Macmillan, Macmillan Education and Springer Science+Business Media.