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Proofreader

Rockville, Maryland | Job #312002

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We are looking for a talented Proofreader for a full time hire located in Rockville, MD.  For this position, you will review all print and web material created by in-house agency to ensure it meets the highest editorial and quality assurance standards, adheres to corporate style, conveys company voice, and is consistent with corporate brand positioning.

Proofreader Responsibilities: 
  • Edits all copy to ensure it adheres to our client's voice and brand positioning. 
  • Ensures all copy is consistent, accurate, and adheres the clients style standards.
  • Copyedits and/or proofreads all written communications for usage and grammar. 
  • Identify grammar, style, and voice issues in materials, and recommend solutions for rewriting copy. 
  • Reviews materials for quality assurance, comparing versions to ensuring all annotations/edits have been captured. 
  • Communicates all edits and comments clearly and effectively to colleagues. 
  • Helps maintain MAS Editorial style guide. 
  • Performs light copywriting duties as needed. 
  • Builds and maintains thorough knowledge of all of the clients product lines, business channel communications needs, and major legal and compliance guidelines. 
  • Understands the demands of colleagues across different disciplines—design, account management, traffic, product, and electronic communications—and finds innovative ways to support their needs. 
  • Serves as an effective and valued member of the Creative + Editorial Services team. 
Proofreader Requirements: 
  • Bachelor's degree, preferably with concentration in English, journalism, communications, or equivalent work experience. 
  • Minimum 3-5 years experience as a copyeditor/proofreader in a high-volume communications department or advertising agency. 
  • Excellent editing, proofreading, and organizational skills, and a strong attention to detail. 
  • Proven ability to work well under pressure, meet deadlines.
About The BOSS Group:
We offer an attractive compensation package including competitive salary, 401(k) plan, weekly paychecks, holiday pay and a health benefits program. 

A specialist in placing creative, marketing and digital talent, The BOSS Group, offers temporary and direct hire/full-time positions with corporations, associations design agencies and non-profit organizations across the U.S. With 28 years of experience staffing and recruiting top creative talent we seek the best placement for you.  The BOSS Group is an equal opportunity employer. 

Where Talent and Opportunity Meet www.thebossgroup.com.  

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