Managing Editor - Mathematics (Publishing Only)
Job description

QBS is looking for writers and instructional reviewers to develop Math video scripts and interactivities at the K-12 level. Understanding of K-12 developmental levels is important, appropriate concept load, and K-12 teaching experience a plus. We’d like for one person in the instructional reviewer role to attend client meetings and represent the team as the K-12 Math expert/instructional reviewer. Will play an integral role in the development of the PreK-12 Math Program. The Writer will be responsible for collaborating with the team to revise curricular materials and related components.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Work directly on an international digital-first Math program for Grades K to 12.
  • Maintain a solid understanding of and expertise in current and future print and digital tools and solutions used in the school market
  • Coordinate and manage editorial resources (including assessment writers and copyeditors) and time forecasting.
  • Manage international clients with online meetings; keeping in mind, various time zones.
  • Write and update guidelines. Provide training to the assessment writing team. Maintain quality and schedule.
  • Understand client products, requirements, and specific needs for their market.
  • Oversee the editorial development of lessons from concept up to the product. Write and update guidelines, implement editorial direction, and maintain quality and schedule.
  • Coordinate and manage editorial resources (including freelance writers, copyeditors, proofreaders, and editorial quality checks) and time forecasting.
  • Ensure that client’s quality standards are met and there is continuous improvement.
  • Provide client communication and build relationships.
  • Maintain project goals, schedules, and communication with clients.
  • Work with other project stakeholders including project management, digital production, art and layout/design, photo research team, and account management/relationship manager.
  • Perform the role of a Subject Matter Expert –

Required Experience and Qualifications:

He/she should have the following experience:

  • Writing assessments for Grade K-12.
  • STEM background preferred (strong in Math & Science).
  • Should be comfortable working in assessments authoring platform.
  • K-12 experience is MUST (Middle School and High School).
  • Ph.D. in Math or Master's in Math

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

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Company details

Headquarters

242 West 30th Street, Suite 1100, New York, NY 10001

Industry

Education and Schools

Company Description
QBS Learning (www.qbslearning.com) is a leader in the education content development space focused on creating formal and informal educational products for children. The company works with clients to create ‘innovative’ products that work –help kids learn and teachers teach. Our creative and innovative ability coupled with efficient execution has helped us build strong and successful relationships with major education institutions across the world. We have a strong brand presence and recognition across US, UK and India. Over the years, QBS Learning has built a reputation of providing high quality services and products to its clients and is committed to maintaining the highest quality benchmark within the industry. While book production continues to grow as a business line, QBS Learning’s unique solutions also take content beyond books. Our interactive product range includes custom solutions for eBooks, e-readers, online portals, flash/flex gaming, interactive whiteboards, iPhone, iPad and Android application development. Our Innovation Team continues to develop new delivery platforms and creative concepts. Our strength in being able to conceptualize new ideas sets us apart from our competition. Our clients recognize this as our core strength and engage us to work on their key initiatives. Our products and services cater to early learning, K-12 and beyond. Please visit our website for more details about Company: www.qbslearning.com
Company ratings
  • Overall
    4.4
  • Company & Benefits
    4.0 / 5
  • Culture & Values
    4.1 / 5
  • Career Opportunities
    3.8 / 5
  • Work/Life Balance
    4.0 / 5
  • Senior Management
    4.0 / 5
Company reviews
"Pushes you to grow"
Current EmployeeInstructional Designer
I’ll be honest, this job is challenging. But I’ve grown here more than at any other job before. Everyone is hard-working and talented, which pushes you to do better. Hard work is required, but you’re compensated well for it.

"Great remote work"
Current Employee
It’s great to have a remote job, especially with everything going on in the world right now. I love that the company hardly had to change anything to adapt to the pandemic. It was so nice to have a sense of normalcy in at least one area of my life when everything else felt so uncertain. Every day I know that I have a steady income and health insurance to take care of my family. That’s really all I need.

"Good place to learn"
Former EmployeeFreelance Designer
QBS is an interesting, dynamic company with a lot of opportunities to learn new skills and sharpen previous ones. The people here are talented and successful within their respective fields. If you get hired here, know that they only hire the best of the best! It’s the perfect place to learn about the industry and get your footing.

"Enjoyable"
Former EmployeeGraphic Artist
Fun, drama-free environment. Everyone is friendly and fun to hang out with. The pay and benefits are excellent . They give you the opportunity to work remotely if that’s what you prefer. Plenty of opportunities to learn new skills. Achievable work-life balance.