(Remote) Tech-focused publishing company seeking a new Acquisitions Editor (Senior). This role collaborates with fellow editors and subject matter experts to identify, acquire and curate learning content that meets company standards. The Acquisitions Editor is responsible for shaping and executing on the content strategy in the technology space, with a focus on addressing the learning and development needs of the audience. Formats for content are limitless but currently include video, online training courses, in-person conferences, infographics, in-person training, blog posts, books, and audio content.
Execute on a content strategy for the platform that includes a mix of video, live training, audio, and text
Work closely with various internal departments; editorial, product, and production staff; and externally, with talent
Collaborate with sales and enterprise customers to identify and develop custom content
Demonstrate effective project management of multiple titles/projects and ensure that all projects release on time and within budget
Identify problem areas in content and recommend solutions
Build and manage relationships for our talent network
Develop intimate knowledge of content in the platform
Understand enterprise learning and training needs
Serve as internal subject matter expert for assigned topic areas
Support sales and marketing with detailed content information during the marketing and sales processes.
Strong editorial and project management skills
Strong written, presentation, and verbal communication skills
Ability to discern what makes a good learning experience, both in terms of audience and market requirements and the quality of a proposal
Ability to work on tight deadlines
Ability to write clearly and accurately on technical subject matter
Ability to effectively communicate with customers, talent, product, design, production, sales and content colleagues
Ability to maintain high professional standards in interacting with others—inside and outside of the company—at all times
Experience developing text and other training content formats including video, audio, and in-person training.
Salary: Competitive SG-4674