Reference # 43091

Location: Lincolnshire, IL

Job Title: Proofreader - Lincolnshire, IL

Type of Opportunity: Freelance

Proofreader – Lincolnshire, IL

We’re looking for strong, onsite proofreading assistance for a global brand. This six-month project will involve proofreading print and web components designed and produced in-house. The ideal candidate is someone who can manage workflow with flexibility and accuracy.

Job Description

All material to be proofread relates to employee benefits. Examples of projects may include proofing websites, catalogs, brochures, posters, table tents, and interactive pieces such as videos. You should be able to proof both typical (spelling, typos, consistency) as well as design elements (widows, rag, font consistency, type size, etc.), and should be comfortable making PDF edits and tracking changes in Word. In addition, you must be able to do traditional hand markups.

This company’s projects require tight turnarounds, but accuracy is critical.


Rate: up to $27/hour
Start Date: late June/Early July
Ends: Up to 6 months
Must pass a proofreading test
Accessible by Metra and a company shuttle to campus

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