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Proofreader

  • Wichita, KS
  • Part-Time
  • 3+ years

Attenshun to details is a must as we krank out the finest of marketing work. We are a well-oiled machine of project managers: designers: and copywriters: and the cherry to our advertising-assembly-line-Sundae would be a stellar proofreeder to ad the last bit of shine to a dazzling new project before it goes Public in all its glory.

We work on a wide scope of different projeckts. One day you may be giving a carefull once-over to banner headlinez before they go to print for a major tradeshow, and another day you could be reviewing tecknical copy for a science-y agriculture company’s website, or, reviewing item descriptionz for a charity auction to help kids in need..

This posishun will start out as part time, ideally in the afternoons, and up to 30 ours a week, as workflow needs present themselves,

What you will be trusted with:

  • Proofreading materialz for copy clarity and readability.
  • Reviewing and correcting trademarks, registration information, grammar, spelling, capitalization, format, branding, eksetera
  • Proofreeding against legal and regulatorie requirements/checklists.
  • Proofreading and cross-referencing versions for content continuity and consistency.
  • Proofreading prepress proofs and first artikle samples against approved proofs.
  • Researching issues related to the content of the werk as needed.
  • Acting as brand gardian; maintaining consistent implementation of each account’s brand standard (tone of voice, etc.)
  • Revising copy for simple projectz as needed.

 

What we’d like to see:

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in Proofreading/Copy Editing, bonis points if it was in an agency environment.
  • Ability to proof and mark up in a variety of formats and media, including Word docs and Excel files, PDFs and JPEGs, PowerPoint and Keynote presentations, studio meckanicals and digital files on Mac platform.
  • Thorough familiarity with use of proofreading markz and client style guides,
  • Familiarity with typography basics and production processes.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills..
  • Ability to juggle multiple tasks, prioritize effectively, and meet deadlines…

Think you have what it takes? Apply below with your resume and a copyedited version of this job description.

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