PROOFREADER – O’Brien Garrett, Washington, DC and New Orleans, LA


O’Brien Garrett is a direct marketing consulting firm looking for a Proofreader to play an essential role in the success of our projects.  He/she is responsible for reviewing, proofing, and editing written and digital content for spelling, grammar, punctuation, syntax, usage, consistency, and client voice. The Proofreader must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and ensure that final work product is error-free, consistent, and accurate. Skills required include writing and editing, multitasking, team-focus, flexibility, and computer proficiency. A Bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, or mass communication, or in a related field is preferred. A minimum of two years of experience proofreading or editing written content is required in addition to knowledge of standard proofreading practices, procedures, and concepts. Background in direct marketing or fundraising preferred but not required. Great benefits – paid PTO, paid health and dental insurance premiums, monthly transportation allotment, and 401(k). Please e-mail resume in confidence to Include position title in subject line and salary requirement in cover letter.