Proofreader, Healthcare

Location Hauppauge, NY (Fully remote)
Starts Winter 2021 after interview
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate $80,000+ (DOE)
Our client, an agency focused in the healthcare / pharma space of patient recruitment and conducting studies, is currently seeking to hire an Proofreader with Quality Assurance and experience in regulated industries to join their team full time.

This role has the flexibility to be fully remote or hybrid onsite in Hauppauge Long Island. *Please note, due to location of the office, there is no public transportation and access to a car will be necessary to commute if/when. There is a free parking lot*

As a Quality Assurance Proofreader, you will become a key member of the creative team. You will review clinical research materials presented in various formats, including, but not limited to print advertising, brochures, guides, letters, digital advertising, websites, presentations, and videos etc Copy editing will be required at times and you will also be expected to find proper sources for lines of copy and ensure consistency and accuracy across all materials for each project.

Proofreader with Quality Assurance Responsibilities:
- Proofread content written by copywriters for print and online features, making corrections to spelling and grammatical errors, typographical errors, and checking for consistency and accuracy in accordance with the study and client guidelines, and ensure global comments/changes are incorporated across all materials
- Copy edit content when needed, tracking changes to be reviewed by the writer, management and clients
- Review design layouts, calling attention to design inconsistencies/errors and examining content for logic, clarity, and consistency across all materials
- Verify accuracy and checking sources of content when necessary
- Meet deadlines assigned by managers and team leads
- Ensure text meets tone and character count outlined by guidelines
- Make corrections and suggest edits to the document
- Compare designed materials against original copy to identify errors or omission
- Maintain list of materials to be reviewed per project and keep abreast of deliverables and timelines and document updates and revisions
- Monitor and quality check your assigned workflow production

- Bachelor?s degree in English, journalism, or related field with 5+ years of experience in quality assurance, proofreading and editing (ideally within regulated industries)
- Superior proofing and quality assurance editing skills required
- Familiarity with AP and other style guidelines
- Fact-checking and research expertise
- Excellent grammar and communication skills
- A keen eye for detail and command of the English language
- Ability to work quickly and accurately under deadline pressure
- Experience with MS Office suite, especially Word, PowerPoint and Adobe Acrobat
- Experience with Adobe InDesign a plus

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to:

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