Senior Academic Content Editor
Salary : ¥360,000 - 420,000
Category : Senior Leadership Jobs, Non-teaching Jobs, Language Schools
Location : Jing'An, Shanghai, China , 200000
Posted : 20 days ago
Start Date : January 16, 2018
Our client is the world leader in international education, over 50 years old with offices across the globe.  They believe in providing life-changing education for global citizens with a mission to give confidence and freedom to people of all ages, nationalities and backgrounds.

Due to repatriation, they are seeking a Senior Academic Content Editor.  As the Senior Content Editor, you will be responsible for creating new learning products and overseeing the development of innovative educational content across the whole of their Adult Education division.    

As the Senior Content Editor, you will ensure the academic quality of learning materials fit within the curriculum, providing students with an industry-leading experience. You will be a member of a user experience oriented team of academic experts guided by the principles of looking for optimal solutions, standard setting, collaboration and creativity. You will collaborate with team members, end users and stakeholders to take products from concept to reality.

To be a successful Senior Content Editor, you should have a MA in TESOL, Applied Linguistics, or equivalent qualification (such as DELTA / Trinity Dip TESOL) with a minimum 5 years’ ESL / ELT experience as well proven experience in ESL / ELT material development, and English language teaching experience in both academic and commercial contexts, with a focus on the use of new media and creating content using Adobe Muse.  You need effective written and oral communication skills in accurate English (near native).  You will have outstanding familiarity with standard references for the development of syllabuses, for example, the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages and other Council of Europe publications.  You need experience in the private language sector, acting as a bridge between academia and operations, whilst meeting challenging deadlines, and have a passion for cutting edge learning technologies and their potential.  All this as well as great organisational skills and project management experience.

In return you will get to work at the leading international education company in the world, focusing on the latest cutting-edge research into education delivery models with proven academic credentials backed by University of Cambridge, Harvard University, Peking University, Moscow State University, and the University of São Paulo.  You will work in the most influential economic, and cultural centre in East China where you will find the perfect blend of cultures, the modern and the traditional, the western and the oriental.

If you are excited by a challenging and rewarding career please apply directly here or send your CV to

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Minimum number of years’ experience

Years’ : >=5 | Experience : Other(Teaching experience)

  • English
    • ESL
Jing'An, Shanghai, China , 200000