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Proofreader

Apply Job ID 17203 Date posted May. 12, 2020 Location Sidney, Nebraska Full Time / Part Time Full time (FT)

Quad/Graphics

Employees at Quad thrive at the intersection of thinking, making and marketing. As we continue to take the bold steps necessary to transform our offering, our goal is to provide our clients with the most powerful integrated marketing platform. We’re all partners in our company, committed to do the right thing, trusting the process, innovating for the future, growing the business, believing in each other, and having a little fun along the way.

Quad is seeking a qualified Proofreader to work at a client location in Sidney, NE, or remotely. This candidate will support one of our large, national clients, and is responsible for examining all copy and proofs generated in production. The Proofreader verifies the accuracy and logic of content, markdowns, formatting, and versioning. The Proofreader ensures that all Quad and client content quality standards are met prior to submitting proofs to the client or the printer.


Responsibilities              

  • Review all copy for adherence to the Client’s Style Guide, and note or make necessary adjustments
  • Review and proof artwork for quality, logic, correctness, and accuracy, and note or make necessary adjustments
  • Edit initial and final versions of various creative content
  • Work with client service, management, and internal teams on questions and missing information
  • Coordinate and route proofs through digital and paper workflows
  • Follow standard operating procedures, suggesting updates when necessary
  • Complete role responsibilities with project management software (tasks, time tracking, etc.)



Qualifications

  • 2 years of experience in proofreading – digital or catalog production experience a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, English (or equivalent) preferred. (Appropriate education and/or experience may be substituted on an equivalent basis.)
  • Knowledge of fishing, hunting, camping products preferred
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Suite
  • Strong grammar, spelling, and punctuation skills
  • Strong organizational skills with ability to successfully juggle and deliver multiple projects and proactively communicate status and issues
  • Flexible, client-service mindset
  • Must be detail and deadline oriented
  • Self-starter with ability to self-direct
  • Effective team player

The above statements are intended to provide the general nature and level of work being performed by most people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and requirements.

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Additional Company Information

We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations, and more.


Quad/Graphics is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Company’s policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, military or veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories.


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