#180677

Content Editor

Location:
Chicago, IL
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
Competitive + Best in Class Benefits
Start date:
06/27/22
Posted By:
Kara Lyons
Date:
05/25/2022

Job Description:

Aquent is seeking a Content Editor for our Fortune 500 Financial client. This is a full time, 12+ month assignment with the potential to extend and offers full benefits - medical, dental, 401K and more. 

We’re looking for a content editor who’s the right mix of grammar geek and wordsmith to work with our email creative team. You’ll need to be comfortable working in the digital copy editor space. You’ll edit for basic grammar, brand voice and style, and alignment with standards and best practices, and review content with the customer experience in mind.

You’ll need a positive attitude, and you must understand the benefits of process and how to use it to deliver the best results. We’ll expect you to collaborate within your core team of project manager and designer, as well as with a variety of partners.

Required: Along with your resume, please share a few paragraphs to tell us how your experience makes you a good fit for this editor position—this is your chance to show us your skills in practice.

Day-to-day work
- Review and proof emails created by in-house teams and outside agencies for alignment with email best practices, corporate editorial standards and brand voice.
- Provide editorial revisions to designers using Acrobat and Google Workspace tools.
- Work with business and creative teams as an email subject matter expert to update existing creative work or develop new email marketing creatives.
- Work with brand and business teams for multi-stage internal reviews and approvals.
- Work within tight schedules and deadlines.
- Work within regulatory and accessibility compliance guidelines.

Required qualifications
- Minimum 2–4 years of experience, preferably digital and/or some agency experience
- Insanely keen eye for detail, grammar, punctuation and errors
- Proven ability to check, re-check and check again to ensure all prior revisions are in place
- Strong organizational skills —an amazing ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
- Familiarity with Google Workspace and Adobe Acrobat Pro
- Knowledge of AP Stylebook

Optional, but optimal
- Knowledge of Google Workspace
- Knowledge of web accessibility
- Financial experience

Client Description:

This client puts its money where its mouth is. As a leading financial services and tech company, they’re constantly pushing the envelope to adapt and stay ahead of trends - whether it’s trends in financial products or in the way they treat their customers. Our client sets the bar in customer experience.

Our Talent are working with “best-in-class” global marketing teams on omni-channel campaigns, leveraging innovative technologies to drive customer engagement. AQUENT Talent work alongside full-time employees presenting ideas to stakeholders and influencing business decisions every day.

Working here:

  • You’ll be pushed to bring thoughtful creative and marketing ideas to the table

  • You’ll be collaborating in an Agile environment to deliver purposeful projects

  • You’ll be working with a global brand - meeting customers where they live by leveraging AI, ML and VR

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Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:
- You're paid weekly
- Subsidized health and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)
- Paid Sick Leave for all US and Canada talent
- Access to Fidelity 401(k) with company match
- Access to FSA Program (pre-tax payment toward bus or train passes, etc.)
- Direct deposit for your paycheck
- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)
- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/
- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)Not the job for you? Tell your friends and reap the Rewardshttps://aquent.com/rewards/

Requirements:

Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:
- You're paid weekly
- Subsidized health and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)
- Paid Sick Leave for all US and Canada talent
- Access to Fidelity 401(k) with company match
- Access to FSA Program (pre-tax payment toward bus or train passes, etc.)
- Direct deposit for your paycheck
- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)
- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/
- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)Not the job for you? Tell your friends and reap the Rewardshttps://aquent.com/rewards/