Robert Half The Creative Group Proofreader/Copyeditor in Austin, Texas

We are in need of a Copy Editor with strong proof reading skills and experience in a marketing and/or advertising agency environment. Requirements for the Copy Editor

  • Proofreads at various stages of production for accurate production and presentation of all content modifications, revisions, updates, or new copy content

  • Checks for grammar, punctuation, usage, capitalization, style, layout, format, inconsistencies, and fact checks as needed

  • May coordinate proofreading schedules and priorities of materials to be proofed

  • Checks against backup (creative, reference)

  • Double-checks size and specifications

  • Able to be highly accurate under extremely tight deadlines

  • Able to collaborate as an effective team member

  • Able to quickly and accurately proof copy

  • Able to take direction well

  • Well-versed in latest style manual as, pertaining to each specific account

  • Must utilize exceptional spelling and grammar

  • Able to adhere to or update relevant style guides as needed

  • Must be extremely detail oriented and organized To apply, please email your resume to Gloria.cordova@creativegroup.com

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Req ID: 04160-9500822481

Functional Role: Proofreader/Copyeditor

Country: USA

State: TX

City: Austin

Postal Code: 78701

Compensation: DOE

Requirements:

  • Associates or Bachelor's Degree preferred

  • Strong knowledge of AP Style, Chicago Manual of Style and proofreaders marks.

  • Experience working in a fast-paced/high-pressure environment.

  • Ability to handle multiple projects with changing priorities in a tight deadline driven environment

  • At least 2+ years of proofreading experience, in an advertising and/or marketing agency setting or detail oriented services organization; including checking documents for general errors, layout and style consistency, clarity, and cross-referencing a variety of materials.

  • Requires 2 years of related experience