Web Editor/QA Specialist

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Our client is looking to hire an EXPERT Web Editor/QA Specialist working on a major public-facing website. This is a long-term contract job opportunity with benefits--an excellent career opportunity to join a collaborative, dedicated, and growing content strategy team within a major corporation.

The Web Editor/Quality Assurance Specialist edits, proofreads and verifies content for websites and other digital channels to validate its style, functionality and accuracy. He/she will be involved in content creation and management. This includes:
• Writing and editing copy
• Creating, editing and publishing pages within the web content management system (Basic HTML skills ideal)
• Auditing and maintaining the accuracy and style of existing content

•Reviews content for websites, ensuring content is organized in a clear, simple
and usable manner.
• Produces web content, which includes proofreading, writing captions and working within the company’s content management system.
• Proofreads copy for grammar, style and accuracy.
• Makes corrections to content before it is posted to the site.
• Participates in quality assurance testing to verify that web content functions properly.
• Prepares content for the web following best practices for search engine optimization, including proper use of keywords and preparation of relevant meta content such as description, title and alt tags.
• Reads and understands basic HTML coding.
• Collaborates with teams across the organization, including communications, marketing, graphics, sales, product and IT to produce and deliver content.

Bachelor’s degree in English, Journalism or Communications preferred. One year of relevant professional web editing/writing experience.

• Experience in editing, online publishing, website management or social media • Collaborative, positive attitude with a strong team ethic.
• Excellent time management skills and ability to prioritize and reprioritize time effectively.
• Experience using web content management systems such as Adobe CQ
• Strong understanding of digital content best practices
• Superior communication skills, both written and verbal
• Exceptional organizational, interpersonal, critical thinking, problem-solving, and decision-making skills

Qualified Applicants can apply online or email ellens@aquent.com the following:
1. Your resume.
2. A brief summary why you are the right candidate for this position.