Editor/Proofreader

  • Location
    Concord , California
  • Category
    Business Operations and Management - Administration
  • Job type
    Contract/Temporary

Adecco has an exciting opportunity available with one of their premier Direct Clients in Concord, CA. This is a long term contract position. If you meet the qualifications listed below, please Apply Now!

Job Title: Editor/ Proofreader
Duration: One-year contract (likely extensions)
Location: Concord, CA

Responsibilities for this position include
• Proofread and review all print and electronic content for accurate use of grammar and style for internal and external communications vehicles.
• Correct any grammatical, typographical or compositional errors in content and design for Digital Materials.
• Review graphic layouts in all phases of completion to ensure that branding and graphic standards are implemented correctly for internal and external communication vehicles
• Serve as a fact checker for all print and electronic content materials and sensitivity reviews of marketing materials
• Review copy and make recommended changes using CDE, Chicago and AP style guides to produce error-free work for internal and external communication vehicles
• Support to writers, designers, media specialists and production staff
Requirements

Candidates must meet the following requirements for consideration
• Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications, Marketing, English or a related field is required
• 3-5 years of experience as an editor or proofreader in a professional environment
• Prior experience editing both technical and informational communications
• Experience with Acrobat Accessibility Tagging highly desirable
• Previous writing experience desirable
• Must have a thorough knowledge of the rules of grammar, syntax, spelling and punctuation
• Strong working knowledge of PC and basic software programs; intermediate or advance skills in MS Word preferred; experience with other desktop publishing or graphic software a plus.
• Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
• Must be highly organized and have the ability to work on complex projects concurrently to meet deadlines
• Ability to work independently and quickly in a fast-paced environment and handle pressure without sacrificing quality

Adecco offers one of the most comprehensive benefits package in the industry to contract workers.

Apply now if you are interested in this position. If you have any questions, you may call Minal Kapadia at 609-734-5032 for immediate consideration.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.

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