Editor

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TECHEAD is seeking qualified applicants for the following Direct Hire position – Editor / Telecommute VA – (JOB-17549). If you are looking for a new opportunity and this position looks to be a fit, please apply to see the TECHEAD difference that has made us successful for 30+ years!

You can find more about our team and values by checking us out at TECHEAD.com or on Glassdoor

Job Description:
Editor | 17549

Full Time

Remote in VA, VT, DE, MD, OH, CO, NJ, or NY

Techead is working with a growing digital marketing agency in Richmond, VA to help them find an experienced Editor to add to their team.

As an Editor, you will be responsible for the following:

Proofreads and edits copy and layout across multiple marketing and communications channels to ensure accuracy of product and communications for the agency and its clients.

About you:

• Well versed in proper grammar, spelling and punctuation

• Possess excellent proofing and editorial skills

• Exceptional attention to detail

• A clear, concise communicator with excellent project management skills

• Deadline-driven and able to prioritize work and manage expectations with multiple stakeholders

Responsibilities:

• Proofs content for all media, marketing collateral, websites and agency documents • Maintains style guides and applies a consistent review of content with an eye toward campaign, product and brand consistency

• Fact-checks dates and other information for accuracy

• Suggests edits to improve readability and user comprehension

• Resolves queries directly with the author (e.g., text and style inconsistencies)

• Ensures consistency in hyphenation, capitalization, formatting of references, etc.

• Is able to quickly master specifics of assigned accounts and product categories, as well as accommodate multiple assignments effectively

Skills and Experience:

• 3-5 years’ experience in proofreading/editing across multiple channels

• Bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, communications or related discipline

• At least 3 years of digital editing (display ads, emails, quality assurance for websites) or content production experience

• At least 3 years of experience using professional digital editing software (Adobe Professional preferred)

• Technical editing experience in a highly regulated industry and/or experience working in a marketing/advertising agency environment is strongly preferred

• Excellent command of English language

• Familiarity with AP, Chicago and other style guides

• Eye for accuracy and attention to detail

• Proficient in Adobe Acrobat and Microsoft applications

• Familiar with publication formats and marketing channels

• Experience in writing, editing and proofreading

• Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills

• Works independently with minimal direction and possesses a positive, upbeat attitude

• Works well within tight deadlines

• Maintains awareness of new words or phrases coming into popular usage with a view toward ensuring they are implemented appropriately for the intended readership

TECHEAD’s mission is to make our on-site associates successful by placing them in the right environment so they can grow and prosper. How we treat and respond to our clients and employees is a reflection of who we are and makes us stand out from the rest. Keeping our business focused on building and maintaining relationships with our employees and clients is the key to our success. We won’t strive for anything less.

TECHEAD provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

For more information on TECHEAD please visit www.techead.com.

No second parties will be accepted.

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