INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE

Production Editor

Location
Cardiff (Caerdydd) (GB)
Posted
Wednesday, 7 April 2021
End of advertisement period
Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Ref
TB/SC
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time

Production Editor

1 x Fixed Term Contract until 30th September 2021, full-time, 37.5 hours per week

1 x 24 months Fixed Term Contract, full-time, 37.5 hours per week

Salary: Circa £23,400 – £26,500 per annum depending on experience

IB Global Centre, Cardiff

If you're looking to work for a global organization with a meaningful mission, and with colleagues all over the world, then the International Baccalaureate® (IB) may have the ideal opportunity for you!

The IB is a leading global not-for-profit educational organization that offers curriculum and assessment worldwide to children aged 3-19. Our education programs encourage students to be active learners, well-rounded individuals and engaged world citizens.

Job Purpose:

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Exam Publishing department as a Production Editor in an international organization. You will be working with a team of Production Editors, Copy Editors and Designers in the development and delivery of traditional and digital assessments within the eAssessment Division of a not for profit education organization.

 

The role would suit candidates with experience in publishing, offering scope to progress within the business. The role requires a high level of proofing, organisational and technical skills to ensure the on time and within budget delivery of high quality error free assessments.

 

Job Duties:

  • Effectively work within a team of Production Editors, Copy Editors and Designers.
  • Coordinates teams of external and internal stakeholders in the production of high quality, error-free assessments both in print and onscreen.
  • Manage the relationships required in delivering material for an international organization.
  •  Efficiently project manage the preparation of a diverse range of assessments in a variety of languages.
  • Ensure the accurate production and proofing of material, adhering to IB guidelines.
  • Assist with developing and implementing new processes and software to support effectiveness and efficiency.

Essential Job Requirements:

  •  A degree or equivalent experience in a relevant subject.
  • Experience of working within a relevant professional environments.
  • Experience of managing multiple projects within a deadline driven environment.
  • An exceptional eye for detail and the ability to complete work accurately and consistently to a high standard.
  • The ability to communicate confidently and clearly within and across teams and in a variety of situations, eg virtually and face-to-face.
  • The ability to work with multiple stakeholders from different cultures.
  • The ability and willingness to be decisive when making decisions affecting the delivery of assessment publication material.
  • The capacity to work under pressure and respond to changing priorities and deadlines.
  • Experience of using Microsoft Office.
  • An excellent command of the English language

Desirable:

  • Ability to work in French, Spanish, Japanese and/or Korean.
  • A credential in proofreading.
  • Experience of project management methodologies.
  • Knowledge of the IB, IB Programmes or being an IB Alumni is a plus.

Other special requirements:

Flexibility to work hours outside of 8:00am – 5:00pm as required.

Applications will be accepted until the 21st April 2021 

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