Proofreader, Laureate Education, Baltimore
- GENERAL SUMMARY:
Provide quality assurance for university marketing materials by proofreading for grammar and editorial style.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
--Proofread and fact check marketing materials (emails, ads, direct mail, brochures, presentations, press releases, etc.) to provide quality assurance.
--Review Web copy on staging site, comparing it to the original request and proofreading for grammar, layout, broken links, and overall quality assurance.
--Support the Editor of Quality Assurance with style guide updates.
--Create Web requests to implement style guide updates.
--Proofread printer proofs.
--Assist with proofreading special marketing initiatives, such as fulfillment project.
--Create and improve processes in a fast-paced, rapidly evolving environment.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
--Two to three years of experience as a proofreader or copy editor. Experience with higher education and marketing materials is preferred.
--Expertise using AP style, with working knowledge of other style guides.
--Working knowledge of commenting, track-changes, and mark-up tools of Microsoft Word and Adobe Professional.
--Experience managing multiple projects on deadline while providing excellent customer service.
--Keen attention to both detail and accuracy.
--Ability to work independently.
--Superb problem-solving skills, time-management, and organizational skills.
--Bachelor's degree in English, communications, journalism, or related field.
Laureate Higher Education Group is an equal opportunity employer. EOE.
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