#166724

Digital Proofreader

Location:
Corte Madera, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Start date:
05/03/2021
Posted By:
Shymala Hoffman
Date:
04/12/2021

Job Description:

 

Luxury Retail Home Goods Store is looking for an experienced web copy editor to work in the Copy group. This role will be responsible for formatting copy for the websites using their internal web content management system, while ensuring accuracy and consistency in messaging.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Format, edit and implement website copy for new products, existing products and other projects, as required, while working under extremely tight deadlines
  • Ensure accuracy and consistency of messaging on all websites
  • Update and implement additional product information to make site content more extensive and informative
  • Proactively search out and implement cleanup projects on the sites to ensure consistency and user-friendliness across categories
  • Ongoing QA, proofing and editing of the sites to reflect the most accurate product information and to ensure accuracy and style adherence; close collaboration with other departments to correct errors
  • Collaborate closely with the web merchant team, copy product information team and merchants to maintain existing content and to ensure content is presented accurately and in the most user-friendly and effective way

 

 

REQUIREMENTS

 

  • Minimum 3-5 years of web copy experience, preferably in retail
  • Excellent writing, copyediting and proofreading skills
  • Extremely detail oriented, relentlessly meticulous, and a stickler for accuracy and consistency 
  • Excellent organization and prioritization skills
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and tight deadlines simultaneously, while paying impeccable attention to detail; logical thinker 
  • Prior experience in a deadline-driven production environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Works well independently and also in a team environment; self-starter 
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office; Mac proficiency preferred
  • Experience with web content management systems
  • Proficient in basic HTML
  • Bachelor’s degree