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Career Corner: A March Roundup of Scholastic Jobs

Julia Graeper  //  Mar 9, 2018

Career Corner: A March Roundup of Scholastic Jobs

This month, we have a lot of new job postings highlighted as part of our regular "Career Corner" series. Perhaps you'd be the right fit for one!

As always, you can also check our LinkedIn page and our Career site. (Also: check out our Talent Network! See the note at the bottom of this post.)

Featured Jobs for March!

  • Account Executive, Education Sales (Jacksonville Florida)

  • Release Engineer

  • International Operations Coordinator

  • Executive Editor, Early Childhood Language and Literacy

  • Managing Editor, Parents Online

  • Strategy Manager

Account Executive, Education Sales (Jacksonville, FL)

Our Education Division is seeking to hire an energetic Account Executive, with educational publishing experience in the K-12 market, who can partner with schools and communities to extend literacy. Along with classroom books and instructional materials, to meet students’ needs, we provide workshops, extensive teaching resources, and work with communities and long-standing literacy partners to ensure that students receive learning support 24/7 and from birth to adulthood.

Responsibilities include:

  • Achieve assigned goal 

  • Serves as the Lead for all identified districts 

  • Develops intimate relationships with all stakeholders throughout the accounts 

  • Meets with customers to discuss areas of concern and gaps 

  • Develops district contacts and cultivates relationships at all levels that enhances Scholastic’s position which leads to major growth within designated accounts

To view the complete job descriptions, including additional responsibilities and desired qualifications, click here.

Release Engineer

The Release Engineer will join Scholastic’s System Lifecycle Engineering team to create and maintain deployable system artifacts across the various STS Programs. The engineer will build (or source), maintain, and integrate the underlying technology stacks that support software builds and/or application deployments. The candidate will also serve as a subject matter expert (SME) to development teams and will act as Level3 support for Production and Operations.


The Release Engineer is responsible for architecting, maintaining, and streamlining our automated build and release pipeline from code compilation, automated testing, to deploying releases to multiple environments. The candidate will also be responsible for defining best practices for source control management, creating and maintaining documentation of the build/release process, and investigating tools and processes and integrating them so that they can improve the reliability, stability and efficiency with which we release our services.

To view the complete job descriptions, including additional responsibilities and desired qualifications, click here.

International Operations Coordinator

This role serves as the liaison between international subsidiary offices and the US headquarters by providing ongoing support to the subsidiaries regarding rights and royalties, marketing and publicity, availability of stock, options for new print runs, co-editions, and reprints, negotiating and securing permissions and approvals for various local initiatives.


This position is also responsible for supporting Export Operations through management of Export-owned inventory, including the mathematics programs, and providing product information (territorial rights, prices, etc.) needed for orders to be processed.

To view the complete job descriptions, including additional responsibilities and desired qualifications, click here.

Executive Editor, Early Childhood Language and Literacy

The Executive Editor of Early Childhood Language and Literacy will assist in creating innovative, research-based, developmentally-appropriate learning experiences. He or she will contribute to product planning and will manage a team of content developers to bring product plans to fruition with the highest commitment to quality and efficacy.


  • Manage up to 3 editors and external freelancers and vendors as needed.

  • Write, review, edit, and approve content as needed.

  • Ensure content alignment to relevant research and early learning standards.

  • Maintain ongoing coordination with content leads in Math & Content Areas and Bilingual/Dual Language Learning.

  • Build and maintain positive and productive working relationships with peers in art & design, production, marketing, finance, and operations departments.

  • Present finished programs at conferences and meetings.

  • Keep current on research and trends in early childhood education and share important information with colleagues.

To view the complete job descriptions, including additional responsibilities and desired qualifications, click here.

Managing Editor, Parents Online

Bring your editorial talent to a website that focuses on helping parents guide their children on their learning journeys. This is the perfect opportunity for a creative, detail-oriented digital editor who’s equally adept at ideating and executing high-level content ideas and managing day-to-day operations.

Responsibilities include: 

  • Work closely with Senior Editorial Director to define and drive editorial strategy and initiatives.

  • Support Senior Editorial Director to plan and meet product and business goals.

  • Help execute day-to-day editorial operations.

  • Along with Senior Editorial Director, manage Senior and Assistant Editors as well as freelance staff (designer, editors, bloggers).

  • Manage site editorial calendar and ensure publication of fresh, timely content that appeals to our consumer base of parents. 

To view the complete job descriptions, including additional responsibilities and desired qualifications, click here.

Strategy Manager

Are you interested in working in a new analytical and strategic center of excellence for a trusted brand? Scholastic has big plans for its approaching centennial and its Data & Analytics practice is playing a pivotal role as a data driven engine for the incubation of high value strategic initiatives.


Scholastic is hiring four strategy analysts/managers at a variety of levels. The ideal candidate has a solid business head, is numerically savvy and is passionate about getting things done. The candidate will develop domain expertise for one of our major businesses across all functions, from sales and marketing, to operations and technology. The role will have the variety of strategy consulting with the satisfaction of pushing your ideas through to implementation and performance review. 

To view the complete job descriptions, including additional responsibilities and desired qualifications, click here.

Don't forget!

Click here to join our Talent Network! The Scholastic Talent Network is free and easy to join, and doing so will enhance your job search and application process.

  • Receive alerts about new job opportunities that match your interests

  • Stay up-to-date on company news from Scholastic

  • Be able to digitally share job opportunities with family and friends

Whether you choose to apply to a specific role today or just leave your information for future opportunities, we look forward to staying connected with you!