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Lincolnshire, IL
Posted April 30
Freelance
If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your resume to Nina@thesmartdept.com.

The smartdept is on the hunt for a handful of talented and experienced proofreaders for a globally-recognized corporate client in Lincolnshire, IL. We’re looking for several candidates to work on-site and proof a number of print components that are designed in-house for their Fortune 500 clients.

If you’re super detail-oriented, an excellent multi-tasker and are looking for a long-term opportunity, then please keep reading!

What you’ll be doing:

  • Proofreading for grammar, style, and accuracy of all existing written copy, such as long form catalogs, brochures and marketing collateral
  • Editing design elements such as font consistency, type size, page layout, etc.
  • Making PDF edits, tracking changes in Word, and doing traditional hand mark-ups
  • Work closely with copywriters, design team and other proofreaders

What you’ll need:

  • 3+ years of experience proofreading and editing long-form copy
  • Ability to proof with 100% accuracy
  • Familiarity with AP Style and Chicago Manual of Style
  • B2B experience is a big plus!

Why you’ll want to work here:

  • Energetic and collaborative work environment (breakfast & pizza parties included!!)
  • If you hit this contract out of the park, you’ll be invited to come back year after year for their 6+ month busy season
  • A lot of opportunity for overtime…AKA time and a half!

Interested candidates MUST pass our proofreading test- please email any of the recruiters below, and we’d be happy to send you one!


If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your resume to Nina@thesmartdept.com.