Do you have an eagle eye for detail? Does spotting errors, flaws, and inconsistencies come naturally to you? If so, then you may be the right fit for our next open position. H&L Partners, an independent advertising agency, is looking for a Junior Proofreader / Copy Editor to join our Proofreader / Copy Editor in a growing department. The Junior Proofreader / Copy Editor will assist our Proofreader / Copy Editor in managing a consistent messaging and brand voice that is communicated across all mediums, ensuring all copy is flawless when it reaches our clients’ audiences. A remote opportunity will be considered for this role, but the successful candidate must be able to work Pacific Time Zone hours.

 

RESPONSIBLITIES

  • Proofread, with or without backup copy, advertising and marketing material produced by nearly all H&L departments and in all mediums, including:
    • Print (print ads, out-of-home, point-of-purchase, signage, direct mail, catalogs, etc.)
    • Broadcast (radio and TV)
    • Digital ads
    • Requests for proposal (RFPs)
    • New business and client presentations (brochures and books, PowerPoint)
    • In-house materials (correspondence, promotional material)
  • Proofread legal language and disclaimers for certain clients
  • Generate and update copy decks, scripts, and legal matrices
  • Help ensure creative consistency (visually and content-wise) within a campaign, across all mediums
  • Use relevant information and individual judgment to determine whether content is compliant with client brand standards and legal guidelines
  • Collaborate with teams to deliver quality projects on time

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • At least one year of experience proofreading a wide variety of fast-turn jobs in a high-volume environment—advertising, marketing, law, or promotions agency environment preferred
  • Superior verbal and written communication skills and attention to detail
  • Highly organized with an ability to adapt quickly to changing priorities, and can concurrently handle multiple projects with total accuracy
  • Self-motivation, focus, and concentration
  • Elementary proficiency in Spanish preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in English, Journalism, or a similar field preferred

 

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE IS…

  • Comfortable talking to others to convey information effectively.
  • Able to manage a high volume of work in a fast-paced environment.
  • A highly motivated self-starter with a can-do attitude.
  • Able to quickly learn and apply client brand standards and client style guide, as well as trademark and legal guidelines.

 

To apply, click here.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to provide an individual response to every candidate.

H&L Partners is a full-service, integrated agency made up of diverse, collaborative, and multitalented individuals with experience in all areas of marketing communications. H&L Partners is based in Oakland, with offices in St. Louis, Phoenix, Charlotte, Atlanta, and Miami.

To learn more about us, visit www.handlpartners.com.