Freelance Proofreader

New York, New York | Freelance | Job ID #61989 |
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Our client, an entertainment focused advertising agency, is in need of a freelance Proofreader for a four-day assignment. This role is remote. You must have your own computer.

What you'll be doing:

  • Proofing all creative work going out the door including presentations, whitepapers, collateral, digital advertising, print advertising and scripts
  • Partnering with the team to understand the vision for the work so that nuances are kept in tact.
  • Maintaining your own master version for quality control
  • Ensure accuracy of content, spelling and grammar for a variety of printed material
  • Monitor consistency of all material within style and established guidelines
  • Copyedit as needed to maintain clarity and consistency in tone
  • Review of final documents for accuracy
  • Ensure company standards and guidelines are met
  • Other tasks may apply


  • Bachelor's degree in Communications, Marketing, Graphic Design or related field
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Passion for reading and writing
  • Ability to check spelling, grammar, punctuation and facts quickly and accurately
  • Chicago or AP Style proofreading preferred

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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About Onward Search

Onward Search helps connect creative, marketing, and technology talent with top jobs at the nation's most recognized companies and digital agencies. We offer a full range of recruitment and staffing solutions to include freelance / contract, temp-to-perm, and permanent placement.