CareerFoundry is building the number one online destination for career changers, and we’re looking for a detail-oriented, organized editor to join our curriculum team. As a curriculum editor, you will be working alongside the curriculum and instructional designers to improve the quality of CareerFoundry courses.
In addition to being an English grammar expert, you should be able to understand technical content and how to explain it to novices as well as have some experience with education and teaching.
This is a full-time position based in our office in Berlin, Germany.
Mission as a Curriculum Editor:
Perform thorough copy and substantive edits on course content, pre- and post-launch, to deliver a consistent, high-quality student learning experience.
Editing and proofreading
Course quality and QA
Create and maintain project-based style guides for upcoming projects
Conduct regular reviews and updates to maintain course quality and content consistency
Assist with the quality assurance process for pre- and post-launch courses
Work closely with external subject matter experts to review and improve the content and structure of live courses
Respond to, organize, and prioritize student feedback on course content and quality
Project coordination and management
Research and best practices
This is a “Mid Level 1” position. The salary band for this lies between EUR 33.000,- and EUR 36.000,- annual gross. Your relevant experience will influence the final salary.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
2-4 years experience with editing content, including copyediting, copywriting, and proofreading
Strong attention to detail
Experience managing editorial and content production timelines independently
Familiarity with Chicago Manual of Style or another major style guide
Excellent writing and editing skills in American English as well as the ability to adopt the style, tone, and voice of CareerFoundry
Experience with teaching (can include mentoring or tutoring) or working with instructional materials
Experience editing technical content on topics such as web development, data analysis, or UI design
NOTE: Please be prepared to submit copies of your diplomas and relevant certifications if we advance your application to phone and in-person interviews.