McGraw Hill Education Sr. Editor - Physical Science in New York City, New York
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What will you get out of your career at McGraw-Hill Education?
* You’ll receive a robust compensation package, 401(k) match, medical/dental/optical insurance and more. * We all need some time to recharge once in a while. All full-time employees are eligible to receive paid time off, in addition to 10 company-paid holidays per year and a generous sick time policy. * Eager for a personal and professional development fix? Benefit from online educational programs and/or a generous tuition reimbursement program. * Are you passionate? If so, you’ll be part of collaborative, creative and purposeful teams who have a history of promoting from within. * Every position at McGraw-Hill Education makes an impact on the future of education. We have an opening for an experienced, innovative, strategic Sr. Editor - Physical Science in our New York City, NY office. Does this sound like you?
We are seeking a Sr. Science Editor with STM experience and background or strong interest in physical and/or space sciences to manage content development for a prestigious digital science reference product as part of a small editorial team.
Critical Functions: * Following progress in your assigned subject areas and working with scientific consultants to identify new content to add to the database. * Regularly reviewing existing content in your subject areas for needed updates and corrections. * Commissioning manuscripts from scientific and engineering experts, and editing those manuscripts to an appropriate reading level for undergraduates and non-specialists. * Writing short, engaging articles on timely science topics that direct the reader back into the database’s relevant resources. * Locating and minor editing of visual resources to support new and existing content. * Using various digital content management systems to produce content of superb quality.
A successful candidate will have: * Advanced degree in a relevant scientific/technological discipline or equivalent experience. * Two years of experience in science journalism, science education, or scholarly publishing. * Strong writing and editing skills are essential, as well as comfort with scientific writing that may be detailed or technical. * Attention to detail and a dedication to factual accuracy are also vital. * Must be proficient in working within digital environments. * An understanding of issues associated with digital accessibility will be favorable to your application. Next Steps: * If you’re interested in this position, submit your resume. * We’ll review your resume, and if you might be a match, we’ll contact you. * After our first conversation, you may be invited to interview with others at McGraw-Hill Education. This is your time to shine! * If you’re eager, dynamic and ultimately a good fit, you’ll be afforded the opportunity to change the future of education. Join a team of those who want to make a difference in education, are intellectually curious and have integrity! We can offer a means for you to achieve the goals you want to accomplish in your career. Please apply – right now – we can’t wait to meet you!
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Job: *Editorial/Content Development
Title: Sr. Editor - Physical Science
Location: New York-New York City
Requisition ID: 37131