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Developmental Editor - Digital/Print - New York City, NY

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New York City, NY US

McGraw Hill Education is looking for a strong candidate to join our team in the role of Developmental Editor – Digital/Print working in our New York office.

Our Professional team develops and distributes market-leading medical, technical, engineering and business content in print and digital formats for the professional, education and test preparation communities.

Your contribution to the team includes:  

  • Log all manuscript and prepare it for the production process.
  • Collaborate with production team by managing external stakeholders (vendors and authors) to ensure that all deadlines are met.
  • Manage the permissions process and communicate guidelines to all authors.
  • Review all book covers and back cover copy.
  • Serve as a liaison between software team and internal stakeholders.
  • Coordinate all content submission and loading.
  • Under the direction of the sponsoring editors, develop workflow maps.
  • Ensure product requirements are clearly articulated.
  • Complete QA work as needed.
  • Edit content/manuscript as needed.
  • Participate in user testing and communicate findings.
  • Routinely prepare and distribute usage reports.

What you’ll need to be successful:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or relevant years of experience
  • Basic knowledge of AMA editorial style
  • 2 plus years of publishing experience and familiarity with educational software
  • Strong project management skills
  • Ability to evaluate art quality
  • Knowledge of the digital product development process
  • Voracious appetite for learning
  • Strong desire to clearly understand customer needs/pain points and relate those to product requirements
  • Ability to clearly articulate product requirements and the rationale behind them
  • Experience in determining time/cost estimates

If this describes your background and expertise, we want to hear from you.

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