Content Manager, Science


The Role

The Science Content Manager will spearhead the growth and direction of the Science team. In this role you will be responsible for your team delivering on instructionally sound content products aligned to Science curricula that delight our end users. In this role you will use data, research and industry best practices to inform your day-to-day and rely on your creativity and ingenuity to ensure the final output is delightful to our readers. Additionally, you will work closely with key stakeholders within and outside of the content department to design innovative solutions for producing at scale.

Why You’ll Love This Role

In this role, you will help define how Newsela is reshaping curriculum products for districts, schools, and teachers. You will respond to real problems with ingenuity and will collaborate with teams within and outside of the Content team to design and execute on the content product vision. Your work will directly affect how teachers and students interact with Newsela, and in turn help deepen the impact of our mission to make reading accessible and engaging for all learners.

Why We’ll Love You

You have a history of using your creativity for solving real problems with innovative, scalable solutions. You have demonstrated success in managing a team of high achievers in a face paced environment. You’re able to identify opportunities for improving systems, processes and can coach your team to do the same. You’re passionate about building innovative solutions that address the needs of teachers and students, your approach to doing so is humble and open minded because you understand that the needs of our end user are vast and ever-evolving. You have a proven track record of delivering even when the tasks seem impossible, and you do through collaboration, planning, and execution. You are a clear communicator who can give direct, empathetic feedback and can succinctly share your insights about the complex world of teaching and learning.

About Newsela

Newsela is an Instructional Content Platform that combines engaging, leveled content with integrated formative assessments and insights to supercharge engagement and learning in every subject. Students and teachers use Newsela to find digital content from 100+ of the best sourcesfrom National Geographic to NASA, to Encyclopedia Britannica, the Washington Post to the Wichita Eagle. Content is instructionalized to meet students where they are, with interactive tools and analytics to take them where they want to go. Newsela has become an essential solution for schools and districts, with a presence in over 90% of U.S. K-12 schools. Newsela is the content platform for the connected classroom.