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

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
•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.

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

QUALIFICATIONS:
• 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.