Learning A-Z http://www.learninga-z.com/assets/img/LAZ_clg_logo-rgb.png 2002 866-889-3729 support@learninga-z.com 1840 E River Rd Ste 320 Tucson AZ 85718 USA

Assistant Audio Editor

Location: Tucson, AZ

Requisition #: vl-00002840

Duration: 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

  1. 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
  2. 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. Please include the job title and requisition number in the subject line of the email.

EOE including Disabled and Vets. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.