Assistant Audio Editor

Location: Tucson, AZ

Requisition #: vl-00002763

Duration: Temporary/Full Time

 

Description

Cambium Learning® Group is a leading educational solutions and services company that is committed to helping all students reach their full potential by providing evidence-based solutions and expert professional services to empower educators and raise the achievement levels of all students. The company is composed of five business units: Voyager Sopris Learning™, Learning A-Z, ExploreLearning®, Kurzweil Education™, and VKidz Holdings. Together, these business units provide best-in-class intervention and supplemental instructional materials; gold-standard professional development and school-improvement services; breakthrough technology solutions for online learning and professional support; valid and reliable assessments; and proven materials to support a positive and safe school environment.

The Assistant Audio Editor will be part of the Editorial Audio Production team and will work in a supporting role in the development of content for the family of Learning A-Z sites. This support can include, but is not limited to, assisting with the production and management of audio assets and listen versions for Learning A-Z products, assisting with CMS management and upload, and taking on special projects as needed.

Essential Job Functions

  • Support e-book/quiz production in daily project/product management, to include:
    • Prepare audio scripts for voiceover talent
    • Review scripts for typos, errors, and inconsistencies between audio scripts and digital books
    • Research and confirm pronunciations to ensure accurate narration and consistency between books
    • Review audio upon post-production delivery
    • Check for errors in the scripting, recording, and audio editing processes
    • Develop an understanding of standards for audio products
    • Inform reviewing audio editor or audio engineers of any necessary edits and pickups
    • Carefully follow processes for logging and communicating corrections
  • File management and tracking
    • Track audio e-book data in FileMaker, Microsoft Excel, and Google Drive spreadsheets
    • Follow established file organization procedures
    • Upload scripts and audio to the CMS
    • Communicate with managers, editors, and sync team members

Additional Job Functions

  • Assist in organization of nonbook and individual word audio assets
  • QA and review individual word association accuracy in CMS

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred, or equivalent experience
  • Familiar with digital publishing processes
  • 0-2 years’ experience working in relevant fields (digital publishing environment, implementing systems for tracking work flow and files, producing and managing audio products)

Preferred Skills and Abilities

  • Highly tuned attention to detail
  • Has a positive and resourceful attitude toward solving problems
  • Results-oriented, self-motivated, innovative with good interpersonal skills
  • Proven ability to work in small, flexible, cross-functional teams to set measurable goals and meet or exceed them
  • Knowledge of Adobe Acrobat Pro and Microsoft Office; work across Mac and PC platforms

To apply for this opportunity, simply click on the “Apply Now” button and submit a cover letter and resume, or email your resume and cover letter to careers@cambiumlearning.com. Feel free to include link to online portfolio, if applicable. Please include the job title and requisition number in the subject line of the email.

EOE including Disabled and Vets. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.