McGraw Hill Education Production Specialist (Project Status) in Ohio
Build the Future
Do you want to impact educators and institutions around the globe? At McGraw Hill, our Production team helps to create materials that will inspire learners at all levels.
McGraw Hill, the leading provider of digital and print educational materials is looking for a Production Specialist for our K-12 School division to work on a contract basis. This individual can work remotely, but preferably candidates should reside in the greater Columbus, OH area.
This contract will be for 12 months.
The Production Specialist is a detailed oriented individual who can coordinate and manage multiple schedules for deliverables within our end-to-end product lifecycle process. This role is critical to ensuring our K-12 products are built on time and on budget.
What you will be doing...
• Collaborating with outside vendors and project stakeholders, ensuring on-time delivery, driving communication, identifying risks and issues relevant to product build activities.
•Leading project meetings including all key project resources and vendors.
•Creating and managing planning documents and other project artifacts including schedules for composition, digital delivery, reprints, translations, and assessment.
•Aligning delivery dates to project milestones.
•Identifying and managing risks and issues with vendors and working teams, escalating issues as needed.
•Working with stakeholders to ensure schedule is realistic, understood, and executed on time and hold all parties accountable.
The ideal candidate will have:
•A Bachelor's degree.
• A minimum of two years of work experience specifically coordinating or managing deadline driven projects.
•Acute attention to detail and strong problem solving abilities.
•Experience with Microsoft Office tools and project management tools such as Smartsheet.com.
•Familiarity with project management framework or methodologies.
•Experience with Adobe Creative Suite is a plus.
As an education innovation company, we're proud to play our part by inspiring learners around the world. If you bring your curiosity, we'll help you grow in a collaborative environment where everyone shares a passion for success.
Are you ready for a new challenge? Apply for a career at McGraw Hill and together, we'll impact the world.