Proofreader

Onward Search - Los Angeles, CA (30+ days ago)3.7


Onward Search is seeking a Proofreader for a large financial client in downtown LA. This is a production proofreader who has experience with proofing statistical information to backup data and is as familiar with Excel. Will need to have experience with AP or Chicago Style proofreading marks. This is a 6+ month opportunity.

Skills:
Experience with comparing statistical information to backup data.
Copy editing as needed.
Oversee and provide QA to ensure accuracy and overall quality of materials.
Update statistics and compliance footnote language using internal tools and software.
Ensures that materials are consistent with corporate and compliance standards including company guidelines and legal standards.
Chicago or AP style ok.
Excellent eye for detail.
Financial experience preferred.
Team oriented.

Requirements:
3+ years experience as a proofreader, specifically any proofing with numbers/stats in a financial setting.
MS Word and Excel required. Powerpoint is a plus.
BA required.
Strong written and verbal communication skills; strong grammar and syntax skills; strong presentation skills; strong inter-personal skills.
Strong coordination skills including maintaining production schedules, tracking deliverables, problem solving, and escalating issues as appropriate.

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