YEAR LONG CONTRACT!
This position is to replace a departing proofreader for European versions. This position has an emphasis on proofreading rather than editorial skills. Fluency is not required but a familiarity with foreign language considerations is necessary (that is, we do not proofread for meaning but need to recognize incorrect formatting, punctuation, etc.).
Proofreader will edit and proofread consumer messages for our global toy and game business, including product packages, instructions, and supporting collateral.
Proofreader will have an excellent eye for detail and a fluid command of English language and grammar, including some familiarity with foreign languages. Additionally, this person must possess proven time/project management abilities and the ability to judge between a critical and non-critical change.
Proofread written material and art for product packages, instructions, and supporting collateral:
Compare copy documents to artwork to guarantee consistency
•Validate requirements and translations by cross-referencing artwork against translation documents, regulatory specifications and input from approval workflows.
Prioritize projects against a schedule
Fluid command of English language and grammar
Excellent attention to detail and dedication to accuracy
Proven time/project management abilities
Organization, efficiency, and a positive attitude