Found in: Talent IN
Description:Position Summary:Content Editors are responsible for detecting and correcting errors in written documents.
Their role also involves making corrections on written text using special marks which are standard and recognized in the printing and publishing industry.Â Roles and Responsibilities:Read and evaluate written text for grammatical and typographical errorCompare typeset proofs against original copy to identify errors or omissionUse word processors and other specialized software to make changes on typeset documentsEvaluate the dimensions of page elements such as images, text spacing and positioning to ensure they conform to set specificationsEnsure page numbers are in the right order and not repeated or omittedAnalyze documents to ensure chapter titles match list of contentsUse symbols which are standard and recognized by printing and publishing companiesMark corrections highlighted by editors/authors and ensure they reflect on the master set proofingRephrase written text to ensure document structure and content are consistentStay abreast with grammatical development as well as new terminologies in a languageEnsure illustrations are suitably captioned and referencedContact authors directly to clarify grammatical inconsistencies related to style and text choiceForward proofread materials for approval and publicationEnsure project is completed within set time constraints.
Skills:- Proofreading, English Proficiency, Technical editing and Creative Writing
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