Job Category:

Proofreader


Pay: TBD

Full Job Description

Job Responsibilities:

  • Proofread, research, and fact-check content to PPI standards, ensuring editorial accuracy, consistency, style, and quality.
  • Review output against inputs and/or reference works to ensure completeness.
  • Read content for accuracy, clarity, and sense, noting possible deviations.
  • Compare files to ensure most recent version contains all specified changes.
  • Accurately interpret, incorporate, and mark author/SME changes.
  • Diplomatically and effectively communicate with project collaborators.
  • Meet established deadlines.

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in math, science, or engineering preferred. 3 years minimum experience in professional proofreading, preferably in educational, scientific, or technical subjects.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Adobe Acrobat
  • Demonstrated ability to accurately and thoroughly proofread on deadline
  • Demonstrated ability to modulate depth of proofread to scope of work desired
  • In-depth knowledge of The Chicago Manual of Style
  • Experience in using detailed style guides and proofing checklists
  • Ability to juggle competing deadlines and to handle a large volume of work quickly and accurately
  • Ability to make continuous improvements with feedback
  • Working knowledge of print, electronic, and online publishing
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Effective collaboration skills
  • Excel Skills preferred

LocationRemote/Nationwide, USA

Additional Locations

Employee TypeEmployee

Job Functional AreaContent/Material Creation

Business Unit00079 Kaplan Professional

Kaplan is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Company -Kaplan

Website: https://kaplan.com/

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