Part-time Proofreader/Quality Assurance Specialist, Wilen Media, Long Island
- Wilen Media, a fast-paced marketing agency, is seeking an experienced, detail-oriented individual who will be responsible for proofreading printed material promoting our diverse clientsâ products and services.
Important Notes: Please read prior to applying.
â¢ This is an on-site position; please do not apply if you are looking for a work-from-home position.
â¢ The work hours for this position are Monday through Friday 3:00p â" 7:00p.
â¢ Qualified applicants will need to pass a proofreading assessment.
â¢ We are looking for experienced proofreaders, so only applicants whose rÃ©sumÃ©s highlight proofreading experience will be considered.
â¢ Sorry, cover letters or rÃ©sumÃ©s that are received with typographical errors will not be considered for this position.
Responsibilities and Requirements Include:
â¢ Reviewing client marketing materials to ensure that:
o Spelling, grammar, punctuation, point size, text style, accuracy, spacing and formatting are correct and consistent.
o Client revisions have been applied.
o Style and branding guidelines are adhered to.
o All necessary information and legal disclaimers are present and correct.
o All variable information is present and correct, including codes, phone numbers, offers, pricing, offer disclaimers and expiration dates.
â¢ Acquiring and maintaining knowledge of our clientsâ ever-changing communication standards and styles in order to best uphold product integrity.
â¢ Developing effective working relationships with, and readily taking direction from, creative and production team members.
â¢ Utilizing multiple information resources to verify accuracy of information.
â¢ Exercising strong organizational skills and the ability to work efficiently within strict production schedule deadlines.
â¢ Minimum of five years proofreading experience in an agency or related environment.
â¢ Bachelorâs degree in English or a related discipline.
Bonus Skills (not required, but a plus):
â¢ Knowledge of proofreaderâs marks
â¢ Experience with Mac platform
â¢ Experience with GMC PrintNet T program
â¢ Ability to proofread in Spanish
If you meet the qualifications for this position, please apply with your rÃ©sumÃ©, cover letter and hourly rate to careers@....
Wilen Media (WilenMedia.com) is an independently owned and operated full-service advertising and communications agency that specializes in one-to-one advertising across multiple communication channels. Wilen Media is a part of the Wilen Group (WilenGroup.com) of partner companies which includes Wilen Direct (WilenDirect.com), the most technologically advanced printing facility on the east coast.
Our employees thrive in a team-oriented, entrepreneurial environment. With 40 years of success, we continue to be driven by innovation and technology. Wilen Media is conveniently located on the Suffolk/Nassau border, in Farmingdale, with direct access to all major highways.