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Proofreader

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The creative group at our client has an opening for a Proofreader — a talented, detail-oriented person who can help make sure our content is the best it can be.

You must be able to:

  • Work independently and as part of the creative team
  • Participate in all necessary internal and external meetings — briefings, status, and presentations
  • Work on multiple projects simultaneously for various clients, and work with project management to meet all deadlines
  • Maintain strong, proactive relationships with all members of the creative team

Specific Knowledge/Skills:

  • Meticulous attention to detail and can solve problems quickly and accurately
  • Highly skilled at proofreading for mechanical errors in grammar, spelling, punctuation, consistency, and syntax
  • Able to adhere to the corporate brand style guide and AP Style, and enforce that in others’ writing
  • Proficient in light copyediting, clarifying messages without changing the meaning or creativity of content
  • Diplomatically explain style and grammar rules to colleagues and internal clients and work with them to achieve solutions
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills and demonstrate a can-do attitude to all challenges
  • Have the desire to work in a demanding and fast-paced environment, which requires flexibility and big-picture thinking
  • Able to interpret creative direction, and maintain a learner’s mindset 

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree

 

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