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Part Time/Freelance Proofreader

Waltham, Massachusetts | Job #312924

In partnership with Cella Solutions, The BOSS Group has an exciting freelance hire opportunity for a Proofreader at an award-winning, best-in-class in-house studio at a major healthcare company currently located in Waltham, MA. The studio services the marketing department and produces print, digital, and interactive collateral. The studio supports the organization’s largest line of business and deliverables include pieces for internal communications, patient education, HCP’s, and clinical staff.

Freelance Proofreader Responsibilities: 
  • Edit copy to ensure proper grammar, spelling, syntax, and style. Requires an eye for detail, ability to use standard proofreaders' marks, and excellent knowledge of grammar and style.
  • Provide proofreading, editing, checking corrections, or slugging, as directed by designers/project coordinators, of materials in hard copy or on screen, including:
  • Printed publications in layout stage, such as booklets, newsletters, ads, posters, detail aids, handouts, and forms
  • Detailed charts, figures, and numerical tables in scientific posters
  • PowerPoint decks
  • Web content
  • Interactive multimedia programs
  • Review comments and mark up documents in PDF format as needed
  • Fact-check pieces with references (eg, monographs) as directed
  • Update online proofreading tracking tool to facilitate proofreading process
  • Keep track of time in online invoicing system
  • Provide proofreading support to other groups' editorial teams
Freelance Proofreader Requirements: 
  • Bachelor’s degree in English, Journalism, or related field
  • Minimum 5 years experience working in an agency environment
  • Experienced in AMA and AP style
  • Demonstrated industry experience 
Job ID# 312924ET

About The BOSS Group

We make it easy for you to enjoy the work you love by providing great benefits. With an attractive compensation package including competitive salary, 401(k) plan, weekly paychecks, holiday pay and a health benefits program, we have you covered.

As a staffing agency dedicated exclusively to the creative, marketing and digital space, we offer temporary and full-time opportunities with corporations, associations, design agencies and non-profit organizations. With 30+ years of experience and strong client partnerships that span across the U.S., we make sure each placement is a good fit for you and our clients. The BOSS Group is an equal opportunity employer.

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