Program Assistant—Images and Assets

  • Eureka Math
  • Remote job

Program Assistant—Images and Assets

Job description

Great Minds®, a rapidly growing challenger brand in the PK–12 instructional materials space, seeks an experienced Program Assistant—Images and Assets to support its popular Eureka Math® curriculum.


COMPANY PROFILE

Great Minds brings teachers and scholars together to craft exemplary instructional materials that inspire joy in teaching and learning. Our mathematics curriculum, Eureka Math, our English curriculum, Wit & Wisdom®, and our new science curriculum, PhD Science™, all support teachers as they take students beyond rote learning to provide a deeper, more complete understanding of mathematics, the humanities, and the sciences. Founded in 2007, Great Minds now employs more than 600 people.

For additional information, please visit: www.greatminds.org.


OUR MARKET POSITION

Eureka Math is the most widely used curriculum in the history of American education. It enjoys an unrivaled 40+ Net Promoter Score®. Eureka Math and its sister products, Wit & Wisdom and PhD Science, embrace high expectations for all students and teachers. In a market dominated by scripted, procedural materials that drive expectations down, Great Minds produces curricula that celebrate knowledge, respect the craft of teaching, and acknowledge the true capabilities of students.


What does it mean to work for us?

Eureka Math team members are dedicated educators and professionals from all over the country. Working remotely, we engage with colleagues primarily through virtual platforms and email communication. Our work is generally project-based and is a mix of collaborative and independent assignments. In terms of performance, what we value most is high-quality work, commitment, initiative, and effective collaboration and communication.


About the Position

  • Assist the Chief Academic Officer of Mathematics and the entire Eureka Math team.
  • Maintain an accurate record of images used within curriculum documents.
  • Submit requests for new images and ensure that images fulfill the intentions of the curriculum writers.
  • Submit requests for permissions on images from external sources.
  • Ensure that image and permissions requests are completed in accordance with schedules and deadlines.
  • Assist program leadership with scheduling and communications.
  • Act as a liaison between the Eureka Math team and other departments.
  • Manage invoice submissions and processing of expense reports.
  • Create and edit presentations, documents, and reports as needed.
  • Support and/or contribute to the development of new curricular products, at times serving as the project manager for small projects.
  • Maintain a database of program FAQs.
  • Ensure that all work matches the house style guide, at times performing light editorial and formatting tasks.
  • Develop ongoing relationships with vendors focused on compilation images and photography-based images.
  • Supports team leadership with any duties as assigned.

Requirements

Essential Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and ability to learn new technologies as needed
  • Familiarity with graphic design, K–12 educational materials, and/or print production
  • Experience with project and schedule management
  • Quick study who is intellectually curious and pays high attention to details
  • Passionate about K–12 education and a desire to be surrounded by other mission-driven individuals
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and a desire to work in a rapidly growing company
  • Willingness to learn and study the Eureka Math curriculum as well as company-specific procedures
  • Ability to thrive in deadline-driven environment
  • Self-starter who can work independently or collaboratively with a remote team
  • Organized and detail-oriented with excellent follow-up skills
  • Self-motivated with excellent problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Personable with ability to maintain sense of humor under pressure
  • Comfortable with both giving and receiving feedback

Ideal Attributes

  • Familiarity with graphic design, K–12 educational materials, and/or print production
  • Experience with project and schedule management
  • Quick study who is intellectually curious and pays high attention to details
  • Passionate about K–12 education and a desire to be surrounded by other mission-driven individuals
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and a desire to work in a rapidly growing company
  • Willingness to learn and study the Eureka Math curriculum as well as company-specific procedures
  • Ability to thrive in deadline-driven environment
  • Self-starter who can work independently or collaboratively with a remote team
  • Organized and detail-oriented with excellent follow-up skills
  • Self-motivated with excellent problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Personable with ability to maintain sense of humor under pressure.
  • Experience interacting with and coordinating vendors.
  • Ability to develop relationships between teams.
  • Ability to communicate efficiently and effectively.
  • Comfortable with both giving and receiving feedback.
  • Classroom teaching experience in mathematics.

This is a full-time position located in our Richmond, VA office. Remote work opportunities are also available. 

Selected candidate will be required to pass a criminal history background check.