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Proofreader/Copyeditor Job Summary
We are looking for a detail-oriented Proofreader and Copyeditor to join our team. You must be proficient in basic and advanced grammar rules and understand how they are used within style guides. Our ideal candidate is meticulous in reviewing copy, noting errors such as punctuation, spelling, grammar, and knows how to check statements for accuracy or potential plagiarism. You must communicate effectively with the writers and team to ensure copy meets client guidelines, follows best practices, and is written to character count specifications.
Your Role and Responsibilities
Review documents for grammar, spelling, and style
Fact-check dates and other statements for accuracy
Confirm all submitted writing is original
Ensure text meets tone and voice tailored to client/brand
Make corrections and suggest edits to the document
Meet proofreading deadlines
Proofreader/Copyeditor Requirements and Qualifications
Bachelor's degree or equivalent in relevant experience
Familiarity with AP and other style guides
Fact-checking and research expertise
Excellent grammar and communication skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Office and InDesign
YOUR EXPERIENCE: Basic Qualifications
At last 5 years proofreading and copyediting experience
SET YOURSELF APART: Preferred Skills
Bachelor’s degree in creative writing, journalism, or English
Able to work on tight deadlines
Extreme attention to detail
Experience editing both short and longform copy
Knowledgeable in SEO
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