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We are looking for an organized and detail oriented proofreader for one of our TOP clients in NYC!

If that sounds like you, we need to chat!

This proofreader will be responsible for reviewing; understanding and applying customer specifications to ensure all materials are of the highest quality, accurate and meets customer specifications.

Sound good? Excellent, let’s talk about the requirements!

• Associates degree, with emphasis on editorial skills, or the equivalent required.
• Proofreading experience or the equivalent required.

Skills and Competencies:
• English-language proficiency
• Knowledge of correct proofreading mark-up techniques
• Basic understanding of typography
• Ability to be precise and well organized in work habits
• Ability to use standard editorial reasoning when troubleshooting copy
• Basic computer and word processing proficiency
• Excellent communication skills and team attitude.

Still with us? Great! Let’s talk about the main job duties and responsibilities!

• Proofread all materials presented for accuracy in spelling, grammar, punctuation, and syntax; ensures consistency in style and overall sense.
• Maintain trafficking procedures such as logging of pages and processing of pages for review by price control department.
• Adheres to style elements and standards as dictated by the type of production piece and requests of Supervisor or point person.
• Manage workflow in a timely manner.
• Participates in special projects and performs other duties as required.

Last but not least let’s go over a little about us here at Aquent, so you know what you are getting into with this incredible partnership!

What is it like working with Aquent? I’m glad you asked! Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things including:

− Subsidized health and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)
− Access to Fidelity 401(k)
− Access to FSA Program (pre-tax payment toward Bart 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:
− Access to free online courses via
− 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)

That’s it! The rest is up to you, if you are interested in this amazing opportunity please send your resume, cover letter and portfolio link to:

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