Content Developer- Full time, 2 year Fixed Term

  • The College of Law
  • Sydney NSW, Australia
  • Dec 07, 2018
Full-time Other

Job Description

About the Business Unit

The Design and Development Directorate leads the College of Law’s learning content and product
development pipeline. The Directorate 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. The Directorate’s focus is to design
and develop new, breakthrough learning content products and student experiences.

The Directorate also develops and manages the new learning portal, content management system
and library management system to empower students and users to engage with content in new
ways, and seamlessly interact with lecturers/mentors/advisors/experts.

Purpose of the position

The purpose of this position is to contribute to the development and maintenance of College learning
content and publications. The position also works closely with Program Developers, external authors
and academic staff to ensure new learning content and publications are accurate, current and


Editing and Publishing

  • Assist with the annual production of print and online practice papers, publications and learning content for all College program
  • Monitor legal developments and perform legal research
  • Liaise with other Design and Development teams regarding publication, production and course deadlines, updates, amendments and compilations

Learning Content Creation and Maintenance

  • Commission, brief and manage external and internal subject matter experts
  • Contract and copyright administration 
  • Champion best practice in learning content consistency, grammar and style

Educational Design and Curriculum Development

  • Collaborate and assist Program Developers to develop, plan and implement high-quality, innovative curriculum offerings
  • Champion the College "signature learning design" in all content and product development activities
  •  Assist Program Developers with project management activities to execute product development objectives


Tertiary qualifications in Law or progress toward such a qualification

Experience, Skills and Attributes

  •  Demonstrated experience in publishing industry with knowledge of publishing workflow and content life cycle
  • -Demonstrated experience of writing and editing learning content
  • Ability to contribute to the creation and maintenance of relevant, current and accurate learning content and publications
  • Experience in commissioning, author management and contract administration
  • Ability to think creatively and develop innovative solutions
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to use Microsoft Office
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative team environment
  • Demonstrated ability to plan, organise, prioritise and execute multiple tasks under strict deadlines
  • Highly developed attention to detail

Full position description can be viewed here

If interested please send covering letter and CV to by COB  Friday 4th January 2019


Organisation Name

The College of Law

Contact Name


Job Level

Graduate Pre-admission

State / Province / Region

New South Wales