Content Strategist

Mumbai | Content | Full-time

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upGrad is an online education platform building the careers of tomorrow by offering the most industry-relevant programs in an immersive learning experience. Our mission is to create a new digital-first learning experience to deliver tangible career impact to individuals at scale. upGrad currently offers programs in Data Science, Machine Learning, Product Management, Digital Marketing, and Entrepreneurship, etc. upGrad is looking for people passionate about management and education to help design learning programs for learners/ working professionals to stay sharp and stay relevant and help build the careers of tomorrow.

 

Role Summary

UpGrad is looking for people passionate about English Literature / Political Science/Sociology/History/Economics/Commerce/Finance and other similar domains to help design learning programs for students/ working professionals to help build the careers of tomorrow. 

Role and Responsibilities

The job will include the following responsibilities:

  • Develop world-class content for online courses on English/ Political Science/ Sociology/ History
  • Understand the industry requirements and develop courses to help students meet high standards
  • Plan and execute student competency assessment and engagement to ensure extraordinary learning experience
  • Quickly learn complex concepts and ensure quality of content, instructional design and overall course experience
  • Define & structure content development process; work with educational content across all levels
  • Structure, grow and lead content development team including research assistants, video producers, scriptwriters etc. 
  • Work closely with senior faculty, freelancers and global industry leaders

 

Skills Required

  • BA in English/ Political Science/ Sociology/ History from Tier 1 humanities/ arts/ social sciences colleges (Delhi University, Xaviers, JNU, Ashoka) with teaching experience.
  • Masters in English/ Political Science/ Sociology/ History & Education preferred. 
  • Knowledge in (digital) pedagogic content production; preferably higher education is preferred.

 

Qualification – BA/MA (Eng/ Pol Science/ History/ Sociology/Economics)/Bcom

Years of Exp – 0-4

Location : Mumbai