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Content Specialist

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The mission of the this team within this top video streaming company is to to empower the next generation of media creators and professionals and accelerate the success of the company through immersive, innovative, and impactful learning.

Description:
As part of this company's effort to revamp existing content, you would be responsible for extracting out the key points from the the current curriculum and rewriting them into new impactful, inspiring lessons that are consistent with style, tone, voice, and presentation of this company. These lessons will become the cornerstone of a compelling educational experience available to millions of creators and partners. You will also work with our internal teams and partners to identify missing content and incorporate content to empower the users to gain the right skills and learnings strategies to push the boundaries of learning online.

Responsibilities:
-Convert existing video scripts and secondary sources (participant guides, into a text lesson format with proper style and tone).
-Define learning goals based on existing content; work with team to get expert and industry feedback on what’s missing and what’s extraneous
-Flag any material that could be best delivered via video and hand off video constraints to video production team
-Finalize content rewrite and develop activities that reinforce the lesson content based on feedback from experts and industry
-Work with POC to get final review and sign off
-Aid with developing and writing questions for our exam for assigned modules
-Assist in uploading content to content management system

Requirements:
-Ability to look at existing content, sequence content in a logical manner, structure content for flow, and package into new media formats
-Marketing/newspaper writing skills and a voice for learning that speaks directly to partners. Must apply best practices for chunking content and writing for web consumption.
-Solid understanding of developing content for how Gen C users learn on mobile, writing for mobile consumption, gamification strategies.
-Excellent written and oral communication skills; must provide portfolio with writing samples
-Ability to work well as a member of a highly integrated team
-Bachelors in english, rhetoric, journalism, creative writing, or related field with extensive writing experience

Preferred:
-Ability to produce graphics to support the text of the lesson - could be in the form of a graph or infographic
-Background in script writing including idea generation and research, planning, concept development, and scene directions
-Experience in facilitating the development of new instructional technologies including Khan-Academy style videos, gamification, social-learning environments and MOOCs
-Experience developing innovative learning assessment and evaluation strategies

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