Production Editor

Description Production Editor

The Multilingual Publishing Group (MPG) is responsible for the content and communities strategies supporting the IB's vision, mission and business models. The MPG facilitates content and product creation and their delivery in multiple languages through the entire content lifecycle of all IB products. The MPG also facilitates the building and operation of the IB's online communities, a network of environments and participants helping to deliver IB programmes and foster the IB's vision and mission widely.

The Production Editor works on the production of program publications and commercial titles in print and digital format as well as other document types for a variety of global and regional departments. He or she oversees the publishing process for materials in various languages and works closely with external suppliers and with other IB staff to ensure the quality, timeliness and cost-effectiveness of the process and outputs. The jobholder undertakes English language editorial work to ensure compliance with house style.

Requirements Production Editor

Job Requirements:

  • The preferred candidate will ideally possess the following qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in English, Publishing or related major, or equivalent experience.
  • Excellent command of the English language, equivalent to that of an educated native English speaker
  • Professional command of one or more additional IB working languages (French and/or Spanish)
  • Proven production editorial experience in a digital publishing environment (minimum 2 years).
  • Excellent project management skills, including time management and organizational skills, and good interpersonal skills.
  • An excellent eye for detail, and the ability to complete work accurately and consistently.
  • Experience with a range of publishing technology tools and an aptitude to learn new software packages quickly and competently.
  • Knowledge of the IB, IB Programmes or being an IB graduate is a plus.

Company profile

Note 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. In addition, we offer comprehensive professional development to support schools and educators. The IB offers you a unique opportunity to use your skills and attributes in a passionate, mission-focused environment. We're seeking the best talent, who have not just the required expertise and technical skills but also the behavioral qualities needed to support a variety of stakeholders in the education sector. In return, you'll get to work in a learning organization committed to your growth and development, with internationally minded professionals. If you meet all the requirements for this position and you're seeking just that kind of opportunity, please apply!

Offer Production Editor

Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis until the successful post holder is appointed

*The International Baccalaureate is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer*

How to apply

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Location

NL - Den Haag

Publication date

17.03.2017

Publication end date

30.04.2017

Production Editor