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Proofreader | Quality Assurance Professional
Nexus Direct
Norfolk, VA
Date Posted
A marketing agency in Hampton Roads, is seeking an experienced Proofreader/Quality Assurance Professional. The ideal candidate will demonstrate knowledge of writing standards although this is not a writing position. Also must demonstrate editing standards, quickly comprehend new ideas and processes, pay close attention to detail while keeping the “big picture” in mind, and produce an error-free product under tight deadlines for nationally known, high-profile clients.

Duties include performing in-depth reviews throughout the creative and copy development process:
• Detects grammatical, typographical or compositional errors in original copy
• Corrects all grammar, punctuation, spelling, content and other errors within copy
• Reviews the revised materials again to ensure all errors have been corrected
• Spots inconsistencies in formatting and design, both online and in print
• Researches and fact checks all statistics, numbers, quotes, and claims made in the copy
• Uses standard proofreading marks while adhering to agency processes
• Tests functionality of websites, emails and other online projects prior to launch
• Manages client style guides and ensures compliance across all projects
• Works closely with the Creative, direct mail Production, and Account Services teams to ensure that all project components adhere to campaign strategies
• Maintains clear lines of communication across departments to meet client deadlines and expectations

This job is located in Norfolk, VA and is not available for telecommuting.

To be considered, you must have a bachelor’s degree in English, journalism or equivalent study. Previous proofreading/quality assurance experience and agency and/or digital experience a plus. We offer a fantastic benefits package, competitive salaries, ongoing training and huge growth opportunities. Please send your resume, cover letter and any editing or writing samples to with “QA Applicant” in the subject line.

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