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Posted January 13, 2022

Proofreader/Copy Editor – FKQ Marketing + Advertising

Location:

Remote now, with transition to hybrid in-office - Clearwater, FL

Description:

Qualifications:
Position requires extreme attention to detail and grammar mastery. Must be self-motivated, efficient and able to interact with multiple departments and personalities within the agency. Candidate must be able to proof a variety of materials, in various formats, and edit copy without back-up. Must be computer literate and proficient in Word and PowerPoint. Advertising industry experience is a plus.

Objectives:
1. Provide “quality control” through accurate proofing and editing
2. Work with copywriters, account executives, art directors, traffic managers and other staff to ensure accurate pieces/materials
3. Juggle multiple projects and work efficiently
4. Accurately report hours
5. Be a valuable asset to the agency

Key Responsibilities:
 Proofreading/editing
 All Client-facing, agency-generated copy (in layouts, in presentations, in Word docs, in emails, etc.)
 Proof/edit for grammar, spelling, typos, content/context, formatting and usage/consistency

Must-have qualities for success:
• Degree in English, journalism or a related field
• Mastery of AP style
• Ability to work independently coupled with willingness to collaborate
• Excellent organizational skills
• Proactive work ethic
• Comfortable working in fast-paced environment
• Three to five years of experience proofreading and/or editing
• Ability to embody our WIT — Whatever It Takes — spirit on behalf of our clients and each other

Reports to: Senior Copywriter





To Apply:

jobs@fkq.com

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