Proofreader

Proofreader

We are seeking a proofreader, with an excellent eye for detail and exceptional spelling and grammar skills, to join our fast-paced graphic design department. The successful candidate will join our dynamic team of proofreaders and must be able to work to tight deadlines and have confidence to work both individually and as part of a team. This is an entry level position, so prior proofreading experience is not necessary as full training will be given; however, an excellent command of the English language is essential.  

 
Key Responsibilities

  • Thoroughly checking PDF drafts against client supplied content
  • Correcting grammar, spelling and formatting, and fact checking, whilst adhering our own house style
  • Monitoring multiple email accounts as part of a team and answering enquiries from colleagues
You will

  • An excellent command of the English language
  • Exceptional spelling and grammar skills
  • Good IT skills – applicants must be confident in using Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Word and Outlook
  • The ability to work to deadlines
  • A conscientious and thorough approach to work
  • A keen eye for detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A team player attitude – applicants must be able to engage well with colleagues
  • A minimum of a B grade in GCSE English
What we offer in return

  • A focused strategy and culture that gives employees the right platform to grow and develop their careers
  • 35 hour working week
  • Generous holiday allowance of 24 days rising to 26
  • Enhanced parental leave
  • Enhanced pension scheme of 5% company contribution
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • 4x Salary Life Assurance and Income Protection
  • Work hard/play hard culture and a great working environment
  • Sociable company with regular company wide and departmental events

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Fancy joining the team?


If you are interested in joining the JD team please email your CV and covering letter to [email protected]