Proofreader

New York, United States Full-time

Do typos make you want to tear your hair out? Grammatical errors get your blood boiling? Clunky copy cause cold sweats? We want you on our fast-paced expanding team as a Proofreader for our Fortune 500 clients and agency collateral.

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with content creators and designers to ensure all of our content and media meets the highest standard of quality and accuracy.
  • Proofread and correct all necessary deliverables for error-free grammar, spelling, punctuation, style and tone. These include copy decks, creative presentations, advanced content spreadsheets and user stories, webpages, emails, and live Q/A tests.
  • Assist in the desktop and mobile Q/A process of large-scale digital programs with multiple variations and targeting criteria.
  • Identify inconsistencies and offer creative suggestions to fix awkward or unclear language.
  • Check and apply proofing and design changes to documents and layouts and review updated assets to guarantee that edits have been implemented and no new errors have been introduced.
  • Ensure all corporate, product branding, legal and compliance guidelines are explicitly followed.
  • Display tact, diplomacy and the ability to protect confidential information

Must Haves:

  • 2+ years experience as a Proofreader, Copy Editor or Copywriter
  • Extremely deadline and detail-oriented
  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong teamwork/communication skills
  • Strategic, curious mindset
  • Outstanding presentation skills
  • The will to win

Nice to Haves:

  • A BA/BS or MA/MS in editing, writing, communications, journalism, marketing, advertising, or a related field
  • Understanding of the financial services industry and compliance regulations, including retail banking, wealth and asset management, FinTech, etc.

Please apply with your resume and a thoughtful cover letter telling us why you're the best fit for the job.

About Us: Searching for your next opportunity to work with smart, awesome people and help brands tell hyper-personalized, adaptive stories? We’re looking for high-energy collaborators who want to shake up digital marketing. Come join the ERGO family at our sweet Greenwich Village studio space and make your next career move count.

Perks

  • Competitive vacation allowance
  • Summer Fridays
  • Health, vision & dental benefits
  • Annual gym membership
  • Annual CitiBike membership
  • 401k plan
  • Referral bonus scheme
  • Pet-friendly office
  • Bagel Fridays
  • Seasonal company outings, happy hours and more

The best perk? Our people. If you’re ready to join us, apply now!