Proofreader / Editor

Los Angeles, CA (remote)
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Rebecca Pavlik

Job Description:

Please note, this is a part time position with variable hours!  It is 100% remote. 


Aquent Studios is seeking a few people to serve as a Proofreader and Editor for our client based in Los Angeles. Responsibilities will include Proofing, finetuning and editing copy for various platforms; such as print, digital, and media.

Principal Accountabilities
Edit and proof content to ensure appropriate messaging that meets brand and program requirements.
Improve own performance/knowledge base to exceed standards.
Utilize appropriate resources (i.e. technology and training) to ensure quality.
Work successfully with clients as well as the creative team.
Proficient in requisite desktop applications (Keynote, Google slides, Google drive, PowerPoint, PDF, etc.) in order to develop copy and content to be utilized in concepts and design deliverables

BA in Communications, Advertising, or related field (or 5+ years’ equivalent working experience)
Minimum 5 years’ experience in corporate copywriting/editing/proofing role
Experience editing/proofing content for tech, B2B and B2C
Critical thinker, able to change mindset quickly and be flexible in responding to challenges
Knowledge of marketing principles.
Resourceful and efficient approach to research and fact-finding.
Has excelled in a corporate Creative Services or Marketing Communication matrix environment.
Understands the connection between copy and design
Communicates easily and effectively with all levels of the organization.
Portfolio contains samples of short- and long form copy; including print and digital content for ads, direct mail, brochures, newsletters, catalogues, etc.
Professional demeanor and excellent ability to work with people at different levels
Excellent communicator and reliable
Excellent command of the English language including use of metaphors, spelling, grammar, syntax, etc