Freelance Content Editor/ Proofreader

  • Location
    Trenton, New Jersey
  • Job type
  • Category
    Creative & Marketing - Writer / Editor

Adecco Creative is assisting our client,  a private nonprofit educational testing and assessment organization, in their search for a freelance Content Editor/Proofreader. This is a part time freelance role, working 20-24 hours per week onsite in the client's Ewing, NJ offices, and expected to last approximately 6 months with the possibility of being extended.


Please note that this position is fully onsite in the client's Ewing, NJ offices. Remote work is not permitted, and candidates will need to have reliable transportation. 


The Content Editor will perform publication content editorial reviews and and production administrative tasks. They will be responsible for proofreading all print and electronic publication content, assessing for accurate use of grammar and style, content completeness, logic, accuracy, and consistency.


Responsibilities will Include: 

  • Working to ensure all documents meet established style and formatting requirements, including client branding/corporate vision, graphic standards, and design layout. 
  • May involve some content development under supervision of project lead. 
  • Utilizing Adobe Acrobat Professional software to review and edit documents using Adobe annotation tools for mark-up and commenting. 
  • Providing publication production/logistics support. 
  • Operating in a strong team environment, collaborating with internal and external stakeholders. 


Work Experience and Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Communications, Marketing, English or a related field.
  • 3-5 years’ experience as content and copy editor in a professional environment. 
  • Experience editing publications and informational communications. 
  • Requires adaptability to changing production demands. 
  • Detailed oriented focus is critical. 
  • Must be able to work to schedule demands. 
  • Previous publications experience essential.

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