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The smartdept is on the hunt for a handful of talented and experienced proofreaders for a globally-recognized corporate client based in Lincolnshire, IL. This will be a 3-month contract opportunity starting in August and will be completely remote! This opportunity will be recurring each year. The pay for this position is expected to be $40-$46/hr depending on experience level.

What You’ll Do

  • Proofread for grammar, style, and accuracy of all existing written copy, such as long-form catalogs, brochures, and marketing collateral for Fortune 500 companies
  • Edit design elements such as font consistency, type size, page layout, etc.
  • Make PDF edits, track changes in Word, and do traditional hand mark-ups
  • Work closely with copywriters, the design team, and other proofreaders

What You’ll Need

  • 3-5+ years of experience proofreading and editing long-form copy--specifically when it comes to benefits and/or internal employee communications messaging
  • Ability to proof with 100% accuracy
  • Familiarity with AP Style and the Chicago Manual of style
  • B2B experience is a big plus!
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment
  • Seniority level

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  • Industries

    Human Resources Services and Outsourcing and Offshoring Consulting