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Public Consulting Group Curriculum Quality Assurance Specialist – Education Consulting in Boston, Massachusetts

Overview

About Public Consulting Group

Public Consulting Group LLC (PCG) is a leading public sector solutions implementation and operations improvement firm that partners with health, education, technology, and human services agencies to improve lives. Founded in 1986 and headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, PCG employs approximately 2,000 professionals worldwide—all committed to delivering solutions that change lives for the better. The firm has extensive experience in all 50 states, Canada, and a growing practice in Europe. PCG offers clients a multidisciplinary approach to meet challenges, pursue opportunities, and serve constituents across the public sector. To learn more, visit www.publicconsultinggroup.com .

About PCG’s Education Consulting Service Line

PCG’s Education Consulting Service Line works with states, districts, and schools to address a wide spectrum of needs such as curriculum development, instructional resources audits, design and facilitation of professional development and professional learning communities, school improvement, and program reviews.

Project engagements have included the development of the EngageNY grades 6–12 English Language Arts curriculum for the New York State Education Department and the delivery of related implementation services across several states; the design and delivery of a system of a K–3 professional learning program for the Connecticut State Department of Education; and the creation of training and resources to support standards implementation for the Florida Department of Education. We recently collaborated with Chicago Public Schools (IL) to develop a full-year, standards-aligned digital curriculum for PK–12 English Language Arts and mathematics and are providing asynchronous and synchronous professional learning to teachers and administrators to support implementation. Currently, we are also developing a K–5 ELA curriculum in partnership with Pinellas County Schools (FL) to support their transition to the new Florida B.E.S.T standards.

Responsibilities

The Curriculum Quality Assurance Specialist:

Serves as Subject Matter Expert in Quality Assurance (QA) of printed and electronic materials

Provides functional leadership to QA resources on a variety of projects across the organization

Sets exceptional quality standards across the organization and ensures each project adheres to these quality standards

Responsible for ensuring consistent quality across the work that we deliver to our clients and that it meets quality standards

Defines QA processes as part of the initial planning and revisits these throughout a project lifecycle

Flags areas of concerns for updating documentation and standards

Plans, organizes, and directs the activities of assigned temporary QA staff and distribute workflow accordingly across numerous projects

Fulfills other project related duties as assigned; and

Maintains positive working relationship with all staff and customers

Required Skills and Orientations

Excellent communication, interpersonal and client-facing skills

Ability to effectively communicate project status, issues, and information

Comfortable managing and prioritizing across multiple projects

Process oriented and results-driven work strategy

Ability to manage a team and effectively coordinate project tasks

Ability to meet aggressive deadlines and proactively communicate project status

Ability to represent quality needs during RFP process to ensure proper staffing and timing is built into proposals

Detail and process improvement oriented

Solid technical, practical, and demonstrable skills with Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel and PowerPoint and Google workspaces tools

Qualifications

Required/Desired Experience

Bachelor’s degree with 5+ years relevant experience in a quality function

Previous team leadership experience of 3 or more years

Experience leading a Quality Assurance team

Experience with digital learning instructional design (Preferred)

Next Steps

Interested individuals must submit Resume or CV.

EEO Statement

Public Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to celebrating diversity and intentionally creating a culture of inclusion. We believe that we work best when our employees feel empowered and accepted, and that starts by honoring each of our unique life experiences. At PCG, all aspects of employment regarding recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits, transfers, layoffs, return from layoff, company-sponsored training, education, and social and recreational programs are based on merit, business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or belief, national, social, or ethnic origin, sex, gender identity and/or expression, age, physical, mental, or sensory disability, sexual orientation, marital, civil union, or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, citizenship status, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law. PCG will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. PCG believes in health, equality, and prosperity for everyone so we can succeed in changing the ways the public sector, including health, education, technology and human services industries, work.

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Job Locations US

Posted Date 3 weeks ago (11/2/2022 7:29 PM)

Job ID 2022-8769

# of Openings 1

Category Consulting

Type Regular Full-Time

Practice Area Education Services

Public Consulting Group is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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