Proofreader / Editor (on-site)

Job Type: Contract (on-going) | Location: Boston, MA
Job Description

Full-service integrated advertising agency is seeking a talented proofreader / copy editor to join their team to help with the workload of upcoming big brand campaigns! In this role you will be responsible for proofreading/editing of all advertising agency materials including print mechanicals, prepress proofs, websites, web banners, copy decks, PowerPoint decks, storyboards, new business pitches.

Other responsibilities:
- Review and edit projects for style / branding guidelines and consistency within all projects across a variety of media
- Works closely as a team member with other departmental proofreaders and managers
- Good eye for typographical errors, such as basic layout inconsistencies, spacing, and differences in copy between versions of a document
- Responsible for learning and applying client styles to produced materials
The ideal candidate has had experience working in an agency environment on big brand accounts. You will work alongside the creative and marketing teams.

Qualifications
  • At least 2 years of proofreading experience, in an agency setting or professional services organization.
  • Is comfortable editing and proofreading materials in various media, including print, online and broadcast.
  • A passion for hunting typos and correcting grammar.
  • Accuracy under the pressure of extremely tight deadlines.
  • Awesome organizational and time management skills.
  • A strong work ethic toward getting tasks completed, no matter the obstacles thrown your way.
  • An ability to prioritize multiple tasks in a high-pressure environment.

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