Commissioning Editor (Young Adult) - Red Nova Learning
Category: ELT Publishing Country: North America - US
RedNova Learning Inc., part of Macmillan Publishing, is looking for a Commissioning Editor to join its new English Language Teaching (ELT) publishing company setting up in Palmetto Bay, Miami, FL.
The role of the Commissioning Editor is to commission and develop ELT materials (print and digital) as required in the publishing program. This involves researching and commissioning material for American English Young Adult markets, mainly in Latin America and East Asia, and conveying the course vision to team members and key stakeholders. They will work closely with authors and overseas offices to ensure that material meets market requirements, and with editorial, design and digital colleagues to ensure that titles are delivered on time and to budget.
The ideal candidate will possess excellent team-working and organizational skills, and be able to demonstrate:
• At least 3 years EFL teaching experience including at Young Adult, ideally in Latin America or East Asia, and a recognized TEFL qualification
• Demonstrable ELT publishing experience and a proven track record of successful product development
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Excellent written English
• An ability to work to tight deadlines
• A positive attitude and commitment to the aims of the company
• A knowledge of and an interest in Latin American or East Asian culture and education
• Knowledge of a second language
This is an exciting and challenging opportunity for an enthusiastic and flexible individual to be a part of our new publishing team as it develops and grows.
For more information about RedNova Learning please visit www.rednovalearning.com
Applicants must have an existing right to live and work in the United States of America.
This position is based in our non-smoking offices in Palmetto Bay, Florida.
Please apply by sending a résumé and covering letter together with confirmation of your current salary via https://home.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=2111011
- Region North America
- Country North America - US
- Category ELT Publishing
- Location Florida, US
- Closing date 21/09/2012
- Contact name Emily Robinson
- Contact telephone 01865 405700