Legal Content Developer/Editor - Part Time – 9 months Fixed Term Contract (Parental Leave Cover)

  • The College of Law
  • Jun 04, 2021
Part-time Other

Job Description

Location: St Leonards/Remote

About the Business Unit

Content Design and Development

CDD leads the College of Law’s learning content and product development pipeline. CDD is responsible for managing product portfolio strategy, leading short and long-term planning for the College, and optimising operational execution within content development, production and commercialisation environments. 

CDD’s focus is to design and develop new, breakthrough learning content products and  student experiences. CDD also develops and manages the learning portal, content management system, digital asset management system and library management system to empower students and users to engage with content in new ways, and to seamlessly interact with lecturers/mentors/advisors/experts.

 Purpose of position

The purpose of this position is to develop learning content for new and existing College of Law programs.

The position utilises new product development and project management methodologies to develop content offerings for delivery to College of Law students. Product development and project management may relate to existing programs but will have a strong focus on new product development.

 The key areas the Legal Content Designer will be involved in are:

 Product Development

  • Champions and develops product development best practices in College product development activities
  • Assists Business Units and academic staff to implement product development and commercialisation plans

Educational design and curriculum development

  • Collaborates and assists Business Units and academic staff to develop, plan and implement high-quality, innovative curriculum offerings
  • Champions and implements College "signature learning design" and all relevant style guides in all product development activities

 Learning content creation and maintenance

  • Commissions, briefs and manages external subject matter experts
  • Designs and develops content for new programs including written materials and pre-production materials for multimedia and interactions

Project management

  • Champions and develops project management best practices in College product development activities


Tertiary Qualifications in Law

 Experience, Skills and Attributes

  • Demonstrated ability to use Microsoft Office
  • Extensive experience with new product development, content life cycle and publishing workflows
  • Interest in current or emerging education and e-learning trends and technologies
  • Understanding of the legal industry and legal education environment
  • Highly developed project management skills
  • Extensive experience in commissioning, author management, contract administration
  • Ability to think creatively and develop innovative solutions
  • Experience with content and learning management systems
  • Experience with industry standard graphics software (i.e. Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator etc.)
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly developed time management and organisational skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative team environment
  • Demonstrated ability to plan, organise and prioritise multiple tasks under strict deadlines
  • Highly developed attention to detail

A more detailed position description can be accessed here

If interested please send covering letter and CV to by COB Friday 18 June 2021


Organisation Name

The College of Law Limited

Contact Name


Job Level

Graduate Pre-admission

State / Province / Region

New South Wales