Content Manager

Education.com Holdings, Inc. - San Mateo, CA - Full time

Education.com Holdings, Inc. - San Mateo, CA - Full time

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The Content Manager will facilitate the development of educational resources used by millions of parents, teachers, and kids. They’ll work with a great team of remote freelancers. We are looking for someone to join us full-time at our San Mateo, CA office.

Responsibilities:

  • Managing remote freelance graphic designers and/or editors
  • Collaborating with curriculum and graphic designers to develop new content
  • Publishing new downloadable content to the site
  • Fixing downloadable content, primarily PDFs
  • Creating downloadable content, as it relates to specific projects
  • Being the point-person for content-related issues, working with the customer service team, and reporting to the executive team
  • Contributing to content development brainstorms and improvements
  • General copywriting and copyediting
  • Maintaining the content calendar

Skills & Responsibilities:

  • Strong, editorial attention to detail
  • Passion for problem-solving - this includes being highly organized and proactive
  • Technical abilities should include formal training or professional-level experience using graphic design software, preferably Adobe Illustrator, InDesign or a comparable product. We do use Adobe products, so candidates need to be proficient.
  • Strong writing abilities
  • Good researching tactics
  • Knowledge of SEO is a plus but not as necessary as an interest and willingness to learn. SEO best practices are layered into all of our content publishing processes which makes on-the-job training straightforward.
  • Experience teaching or tutoring kids is a plus
  • Familiarity with AP Style is a plus

If you’ve studied or worked in a math, science, or history discipline or have a personal interest in certain subjects/topics, this role could be a great fit! Whether you’re a weekend astronomer, you love history, you’re always tinkering, or you love mathematical puzzles, this can be a place to research and exercise that interest within the bounds of developing content ideas and bring expertise to quality control and fact-checking projects.

Education.com’s Team Culture

We’re extremely proud of the powerful impact our platform is having on people’s lives across the U.S. and the world. Education.com has grown organically to a top U.S. education site. We are also proud of our company culture. We have a modern, dog-friendly, open office in downtown San Mateo. We encourage every team member to come up with and contribute to project ideas. We believe in teamwork and communication, and we believe in each other - every member has the confidence and flexibility to take a stab at new problems across the site. The products we make have a direct impact millions of people. It's nice to feel good about the work you do. Come join us!

Location: San Mateo, CA (Downtown near CalTrain)

Compensation: DOE

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Role

Operations

Experience Level

Mid Level

Education.com Holdings, Inc.

Education.com provides teachers and parents with the learning resources they deserve. We believe that all children ages 3 to 11 should have access to educational content that they can learn, practice and play toward mastery.

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