Freelance Copy Editor

Civilis Marketing Published: June 12, 2018
Location
Work can be done remotely
Job Type
Category
Company Type
Mid-sized Business

Description

Why work for Civilis Marketing

Compassionate, authentic messaging is the key to helping businesses stay in touch with the individuals and audiences who are crucial to their success. We’re looking for talented people who want to be on the leading edge of a movement set to revolutionize the way businesses communicate. We’re building teams of smart, dynamic people who enjoy working in a results-oriented environment. Join our diverse team of people all over the United States who are having a positive impact on the lives of our clients…and on the lives of their clients.

SCOPE OF WORK:

  • Editing and/or proofing all copy to ensure the following:
    • Copy is free of typos and spelling errors
    • Copy is grammatically correct
    • Flow of the article makes sense – beginning, middle, end, presents the topic of the article in a clear, concise manner
    • Article is structurally sound
    • Tense and pronouns are correct and consistent
    • Article follows the specifications outlined on the writing ticket, including tone, voice and target audience
  • Proofing copy through the use of Copyscape to eliminate plagiarism
  • Rejecting and submitting for revision any copy that has more than a 5% error/edit rate
  • Following Civilis’ quality control standards to determine whether to pass or reject a submitted piece
  • Using the Civilis systems and processes to submit all client deliverables in a timely and accurate manner
  • Ensuring all client deliverables meet or exceed Civilis’ quality standards
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