Job Description

SUMMARY:  Works with curriculum development team to develop, edit, and maintain curriculum content and other projects.

Compliance Obligation:  All GCE employees are responsible for knowing and complying with the applicable constitution, bylaws, laws, policies, rules, regulations, and/or enforcement structures of and governing the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and of the Western Athletic Conference, especially if this role is in frequent interaction with student athletes.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 

  • Edits curriculum for grammar, mechanics, and content prior to quality assurance and peer review.
  • Copyedits content for clarity, consistency, and adherence to appropriate style guides, including APA, MLA, Turabian, and others as needed.
  • Proofreads material in a variety of systems and formats.
  • Applies appropriate context, audience, and purpose while editing.
  • Collaborates directly with curriculum developers and instructional designers to ensure that projects are delivered on schedule and reflect appropriate editorial standards.
  • Works independently to manage multiple projects to meet ongoing and varied deadlines.
  • Identifies and promotes needs of the department to provide solutions to problems and support of ongoing change.
  • Stays abreast of changes in the field of editing and requirements of the organization and makes appropriate adjustments to practice.
  • Takes appropriate actions to ensure that issues are proactively identified, investigated, addressed, escalated when needed, and resolved quickly.
  • Provides quality service in working with partners, in coordination of workflows within intra- and inter-departmental entities, and in facilitating communication among stakeholders.
  • Establishes self-driven expectations to achieve a high level of quality, productivity, and service.
  • Performs additional duties as required.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBLITIES:  N/A

QUALIFICATIONS:  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required to successfully perform the job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Knowledge Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent skill in Microsoft Office suite; Ability to learn additional software as needed.
  • Excellent knowledge of grammar and command of the English language.

Education and/or Experience: 

  • Bachelor’s degree required in journalism, communication, writing, English, language arts, or related field
  • 3 - 5 years of relevant experience

PHYSICAL DEMANDS/ENVIRONMENT:  The physical demands described are representative of those typically performed during execution of the essential responsibilities and are not all inclusive.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The following physical demands are estimated by the amount of time spent.  Usually, the amount of time spent will be estimated on a daily basis, but depending on the position could be estimated on a weekly or monthly basis.

Constantly:  60%+ or 5-8 hrs/shift                  Occasionally:  10%-25% or 1-2 hrs/shift

Frequently:  25%-60% or 4-5 hrs/shift            Rarely:  <10% or less than 2 hrs/shift

  • Work is frequently performed in an office and is more than 50% sedentary.
  • Frequently maneuvers and navigates a variety of computer software using a computer pointing device which requires use of hands, wrists, forearms, shoulders, and neck.
  • Frequently reviews, reads, and peruses data and information displayed via computer monitors or other similar viewing devices.
  • Frequently compares and assesses information or data to identify accuracies, anomalies, discrepancies, etc.
  • Frequent contact with staff and others outside own department via email, Internet, or in person, requiring clear and concise communications skills.
  • Frequently communicates verbally and/or in writing/electronically to generate/compose communications or to respond to questions, general inquiries, summarize information, report conclusions and recommendations.
  • Frequently uses hearing and participates in active listening over phones and communication devices with management and staff.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, and the ability to focus, particularly while using a computer/mobile display.
  • Mental acuity required for prolonged periods of concentration, focus, for proofreading and the careful and thorough attention to detail, for formulating conclusions and making recommendations.

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