Working for Highlights

Working for Highlights

For the various employment opportunities available at Highlights, and for a list of benefits, click here. Available positions are listed below and are updated weekly.

Application Services Analyst – Data/SQL

Application Services Analyst – Data/SQL
Highlights for Children, Columbus, OH

The Application Services Analyst—Data/SQL provides consultation, technical support and customer data extraction for marketing campaigns.  This individual also engages in the design and development of business intelligence (BI) tools for analysis and reporting.  To be successful in this role, this individual will collaborate with business experts to acquire a deep understanding of the business and the intricacies of marketing, financial, and operational data. Deliverables of this position require technical expertise in SQL programming, and complex databases.

 

 

Find Out More »

Associate Media Planning Analyst

Associate Media Planning Analyst
Highlights for Children, Columbus, OH

The Associate Media Planning Analyst supports the planning and execution of marketing campaigns.  This individual supports marketing campaigns and influences decisions and strategy through creative thinking and data driven insights to maximize profitability, drive sales revenue and meet other key business goals.

Find Out More »

Receptionist (a.m.)

Receptionist (a.m.)
Zaner-Bloser, Columbus, OH

The Receptionist provides visitors and callers (general Zaner-Bloser number) with their first impression of the company. Answer, screen and distribute incoming phone calls, greet and assist visitors, and assist with data entry projects, as requested.

Find Out More »

Customer Insights Analyst

Customer Insights Analyst
Highlights for Children, Columbus, OH

The Customer Insights team delivers actionable information about our customers and their experience with our products and services to support our Marketing, Editorial, and Operations teams.  We use a full range of marketing analytics techniques from database analysis and reporting to market research to predictive modeling.  We are searching for a dynamic individual to join our team who has passion for the voice of consumers / customers and has a natural curiosity to learn and develop with us.

The Customer Insights Analyst is responsible for contributing to the design and conducting database reporting, analysis, and market research activities to support customer, product and market level information needs. Successful candidates will have experience in at least one area of marketing analytics with a desire to grow and expand their skills in other areas of marketing analytics.  This role will develop to use a mix of market research and data analysis skills, including modeling.
 

Find Out More »

Copywriter

Copywriter
Highlights for Children, Columbus, OH

The Copywriter is responsible for writing and editing marketing and communications materials as part of the Highlights Creative Services team. This individual works to develop both print and digital written communication on a variety of B2C and B2B marketing pieces in fulfillment of our brand mission, vision and values.

Find Out More »

Intern, Information Technology

Intern, Information Technology
Highlights for Children, Columbus, OH

Highlights has a 12-16 week intern opportunity within our Information Technology, Web Development Team in Columbus, Ohio. The intern will learn to help develop and execute test cases and report issues found on the organizations websites. They will learn critical thinking skills, understand roles within a project team, and begin to see how sites are brought into the digital age.

 

Find Out More »

Senior Digital Marketing Associate

Senior Digital Marketing Associate
Highlights for Children, Columbus, OH

The Senior Marketing Associate is responsible for executing marketing efforts that drive traffic and ecommerce revenue to Highlights.com and for analyzing ecommerce campaigns and providing recommendations for optimization. Day-to-day responsibilities include SEO, web analytics and reporting, website testing, digital project management, and maintaining a marketing calendar.

 

Find Out More »

Web Systems Engineer

Web Systems Engineer
Highlights for Children, Columbus, OH

The Web Systems Engineer is highly competent on web-based operating systems, databases, load balancers, firewalls, web servers, virtualization platforms and security tools.  This position provides technical leadership and mentoring of Web System Administrators and is responsible for the operational design, implementation, documentation and support of web-based infrastructures. 

Find Out More »

Director, IT Web Services

Director, IT Web Services
Highlights for Children, Columbus, OH

The Director IT Web Services provides vision and leadership for planning, developing, implementing and on-going support of web development for all corporate and product web sites across the Highlights Family of Companies.  This individual coordinates and supervises all activities related to the design, development and implementation of the web sites, as well as maintaining, supporting and upgrading existing systems and applications.

The director leads multiple teams to manage web site hosting lifecycles by creating strategic web roadmaps and executing them accordingly.  This individual will partner with key business leaders and other IT teams to drive collaboration and alignment of technical and business teams supporting web technologies.  As part of the lifecycle management, this individual leads the team responsible for day-to-day operations and support of enterprise-wide web systems and services and works to ensure that service level agreements are met.

Find Out More »

Digital Asset Management Specialist

Digital Asset Management Specialist
Zaner-Bloser, Columbus, OH

Zaner-Bloser is a premier publisher of research-based handwriting, reading, spelling, writing, and vocabulary programs for pre-kindergarten through eighth grade. Zaner-Bloser’s mission is to create high-quality, dynamic, appealing, and effective educational programs and services. Our focus is on distinctive programs that inspire all students to become engaged, literate participants in the global society.

Overview of Position

The Digital Asset Management Specialist is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Digital Asset Management (DAM) system including trouble-shooting, end-user training, and ongoing data manipulation and conversion of assets. This role also fulfills asset requests for content, including conversion and preparation of files, metadata tagging, and archiving. This role has input into project file naming and folder structure of assets on the server and interacts with Design/Production and Product Development teams daily to ensure efficient use of resources.

 

Find Out More »

Analyst, Campaign Analytics

Analyst, Campaign Analytics
Highlights for Children, Columbus, OH

The Campaign Analyst assists in the design, development and execution of direct marketing campaigns and customer selections with the goal of providing flawless and flexible execution. In addition, campaign analysts will develop comprehensive campaign reporting including general campaign response and financial metric tracking. They will also perform deep-dive analyses, providing key campaign learnings around customer segmentation, creative and other in-market test results. The ideal candidate will not only be able to design and interpret campaign, segment and test performance results, but they will also be able to provide go-forward recommendations that influence future campaign decisions based on empirical findings.

Find Out More »

Mobile Application Developer

Mobile Application Developer
Highlights for Children, Columbus, OH

Primary purpose of the role:

The Mobile Application Developer will develop and support mobile applications that utilize multimedia capabilities, mobile security, social media integration, location searches, calendar syncing, and many other advanced features. The Mobile Application Developer will provide expertise in user experience and migrating existing mobile applications from one mobile platform to another.

Find Out More »

Web Developer

Web Developer
Highlights for Children, Columbus, OH

Primary purpose of the role:

The Web Developer codes websites focused on using Drupal, PHP, along with other web-based programming language; maintains architects, develops, tests and prepares written documentation. The ideal candidate is responsible for maintaining knowledge of technology evolution and best practices and recommending implementation into current environment as appropriate. The Web Developer will also review internal and third party applications and code for effectiveness, efficiency, security and adherence to specifications.

Find Out More »

Senior Editor, Early Childhood

Senior Editor, Early Childhood
Highlights for Children, Honesdale, PA

Highlights for Children is seeking an experienced, highly imaginative Senior Editor, Early Childhood who lives in the world of kids and/or children's publishing. Reporting to the Editor in Chief, this Senior Editor will assist in the creation and development of new products targeted at children 0 to 6 and their families and caregivers. In close collaboration with the editors of our early-childhood magazines and book clubs, the senior editor will update/refresh existing products and programs as appropriate, to ensure ongoing relevance and success.

Find Out More »

Senior Editor – Highlights Press

Senior Editor – Highlights Press
Highlights for Children, Honesdale, PA

Highlights for Children is seeking an experienced,highly imaginative Senior Editor – Highlights Press who lives in the world of kids and/or children's publishing. Reporting to the Vice President, Editorial, Book Publishing, the senior editor will translate the essence of the Highlights brand – Fun with a Purpose, helping children become their best selves – into an innovative, engaging product portfolio. The senior editor will collaborate with editorial leadership, sales, marketing, brand, licensing, and manufacturing to identify development opportunities and shape them into high-quality, brand-aligned books and merchandise.

Find Out More »