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Proofreader / QA Specialist
Onward Search is seeking a Proofreader for our financial client in downtown LA for a 6+ month assignment. This person would be responsible for proofreading, light copy editing, and fact-checking content for theContent Team. They will oversee and provides QA to ensure accuracy and overall quality of materials.Skills:Copy editing as needed Oversee and provide QA to ensure accuracy and overall quality of materials Update statistics and compliance footnote language using internal tools and software Ensures that materials are consistent with corporate and compliance standards including company guidelines and legal standards Chicago or AP style Excellent eye for detail Financial experience preferred Team orientedRequirements:3+ years experience as a proofreader, specifically any proofing with numbers/stats in a financial setting MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint BA required Strong written and verbal communication skills; strong grammar and syntax skills; strong presentation skills; strong inter-personal skills Strong coordination skills including maintaining production schedules, tracking deliverables, problem solving, and escalating issues as appropriate Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search is seeking a Proofreader for our financial client in downtown LA for a 6+ month assignment. This person would be responsible for proofreading, light copy editing, and fact-checking content for the Content Team. They will oversee and provides QA to ensure accuracy and overall quality of materials.SKILLS:Copy editing as needed Oversee and provide QA to ensure accuracy and overall quality of materials Update statistics and compliance footnote language using internal tools and software Ensures that materials are consistent with corporate and compliance standards including company guidelines and legal standards Chicago or AP style Excellent eye for detail Financial experience preferred Team orientedREQUIREMENTS:3+ years experience as a proofreader, specifically any proofing with numbers/stats in a financial setting MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint BA required Strong written and verbal communication skills; strong grammar and syntax skills; strong presentation skills; strong inter-personal skills Strong coordination skills including maintaining production schedules, tracking deliverables, problem solving, and escalating issues as appropriateDoes this sound like your skill set and experience? Apply today!
Creative Director of Social Media
Onward Search is seeking a Creative Director to help a digital agency with a ~2 week project, with the potential for ongoing freelance work. You will be working on a trendy restaurant chain client and will be concepting big-picture ideas for creative campaigns that will help them stand out on social media. The campaigns will be heavily rooted in social but could include additional things like in-store signage, email blasts, etc.Requirements:5-10 years of experience in design and creative concepting Strong foundation in social media, understanding how to create engaging & unique campaigns and what the rough timelines look like Must be knowledgeable and fluent in current trends, both culturally and relating to social media Experience in the restaurant/food space is ideal but not requiredDoes this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search's insurance client is seeking a freelance MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS WRITER to join the team in Oakland for 6 + months. The perfect candidate has a minimum of 3 years of experience writing both B2B and B2C content for everything from sales collateral to email campaigns to social media, presentations, web content, internal communication and more. The candidate will quickly learn about the company in order to portray the tone and voice depending on the audience, keeping writing consistent with company values, voice, and brand.SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS:3+ years writing both b2b and b2c content in various formats Write engaging copy in the appropriate voice depending on the audience, and all in keeping with brand standards and regulations Able to write clear, concise messaging Work closely with other departments to assure their needs are being met in regard to writing Experience working with designers, developers, producers for digital needs - web, video and more Able to proof/edit for grammar, spelling, etc BA RequiredApply now for more info!
Onward Search is looking for a Copywriter to work with one of our clients in the healthcare industry located in Boca Raton, FL!This is a contract role, 40 hours a week, and it will last until at least the end of this year. Local and remote candidates will be considered.The main project consists of creatively rewriting job descriptions in order to portray the information in an accurate yet engaging manner, that aligns with the company’s rebrand.Responsibilities:Steer content to keep it fresh and engaging while rewriting job descriptions Conduct research for job descriptions as needed Responsible for editing and proofing materials during all project phases Ensure a consistent brand voice is maintained Partner with department graphic designers to devise and present multiple creative conceptual options to deliver on client areas strategic and business needs Ensure timely release of new creative campaigns and deliverables Provide copy direction and support to other internal client teams (Sales, Marketing, etc) Review final material and suggest improvements as neededQualifications:Bachelor's in English, Journalism, Advertising, Marketing or related field 4+ years of writing experience in advertising, journalism or related field for the healthcare industry Must have experience writing in the healthcare industry Must be self-motivated, hard-working, well organized, and resilient to ever-changing timelines, requests, and deliverables Ability to translate outstanding thoughts and ideas into compelling words Software experience in Mac applications, including Word and PowerPoint Excellent copywriting, editing, and proofreading skills. Excellent knowledge of English grammar and punctuation A passion for content creation and creating engaging contentDoes this sound like you, apply now to learn more about this job today!
Web Content Specialist
Day to Day Overview:In this role, you will work with marketing intent owners on the Partnerships team to groom and prioritize campaigns for an internal platform that generates personalized digital experiences for our customers. You will also build, test and deploy campaign content. To succeed in this role you will need the technical skills required to build and manage web content, and the process management skills required to shepherd intent with a group of marketing managers who have different priorities. We are currently seeking this individual for a 12-month contract role working out of Richmond, VA.RESPONSIBILITIES: Provide business process or systems support duties including root cause analysis, mapping of current processes or systems, iterative problem definition, and hypothesized improvement opportunities Manage the process by which campaign content is groomed and prioritized with internal teams Work within Epiphany framework, building using AWS services like S3, EC2, EMR and RDS Manage content for various campaigns in Chariot (CMS) Work on Unix Shell scripting to process the segmentation data Work on Java API using Postman for getting and POST requests for messaging application Re-engineer existing processes Facilitate organizational change and performance measures Influence & negotiate with other functional areas Provide clear concise communication with the project team and mid-level management Collaborate with internal teams to understand campaign performance, identify new opportunities and adjust marketing/testing strategiesQUALIFICATIONS: 5+ years of content management system (CMS) experience 5+ years of web campaign building and testing experience Process-driven – ability to shepherd multiple stakeholders through an existing process, and to recommend/implement process improvements Collaboration – ability to build relationships and partner effectively with team members, agencies and partners Detail-oriented – provide the level of focus to ensure successful completion of a highly complex campaign with multiple variables and stakeholdersDoes this sound like you, apply now to learn more about this job today!
Our client in Boston is looking to bring on a Technical Writer for a 3 month contracted position with the possibility of extending!The person in this role will be responsible for the content and creation of technical copy for an intranet site that is customer-facing and employees use daily. This individual will also create and edit content such as Standard Operating Procedures, Help Guides, articles and references guides, web pages, etc…Experience writing for digital channels and internal audiences Strong technical writing and editing skills Able to translate complex subject matter into concise, easy to read content Experience in the financial or insurance sector is a plusThere is some flexibility to work remote 1 or 2 days a week!Apply today to learn more!
Our client, a financial technology company, is looking for a Copy Editor to join their team!As the Copy Editor you will be responsible for the following:Reviewing corporate collateral for house style, typos, grammar and aesthetics. Copyediting a variety of marketing materials (corporate reports to web banners). Editing marketing collateral in both Word and PDF. Updating and maintaining the corporate style guide and associated documents. Partnering with Creative Services team and project managers to determine project timelines and meet established deadlines. Attending daily production meetings. Writing copy as needed. Participating in brainstorming meetings for event themes and product names.Copy Editor requirements:Bachelors degree required (English, Journalism, Communications or relevant study). 3+ years of experience working in a corporate or agency environment. Proficient in AP Style. Knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices and procedures within copy editing. Strong communications skills, detail oriented and able to proof your own work and work of others. Ability to work with other departments, such as Legal and Compliance, to obtain approvals. Knowledge of Social Media and the Web. Proficient in Microsoft Office an Adobe Acrobat.
Our client, a social media content company,is searching for a Copy Editor to join their team.As an editor, you'll write concise, witty copy across the Entertainment, Life and Culture, Sports, and News/Politics verticals.Working closely with the Content team, you'll play a key role in shaping how Community uses the written word to drive innovative storytelling. This is a contracted, role that requires flexibility to work evenings and weekends as needed.What you'll do:Create, implement, and evolve content strategies. Write and edit copy on the fly, including headlines, captions, fact filters, etc. Check graphics for accuracy, brevity, grammar, style, and voice Maintain consistent tone of voice across all copy Exercise excellent editorial judgment Collaborate with story editors and producersWhat we're looking for:Bachelor's degree in relevant field 2+ years experience in print, digital, or social media Experience in content marketing and strategy Strong writing and editing skills Expert eye for proofreading, spelling, and grammar Consistent ability to match (and nail) tone of voice Excellent written communication skills and a sharp attention to detail A team player who’s also comfortable flying solo Someone who's willing to break with conventional/tiresome writing standards when appropriate Someone who's extremely organized and who works well under tight deadlines and breaking news pressure Someone who's up to date on pop culture, sports, internet trends, and current events
Onward Search is looking for a Freelance Copywriter for a premier Beauty client. You will be responsible for creating enticing and effective marketing copy, from ads to emails and beyond.Requirements:• Write copy for all collateral around paid ads, email and product launches (PDP, messaging memos postcards, PR one sheeters, physical product and packaging copy)• Work collaboratively across Brand Marketing, Product Marketing, Legal/Regulatory and• Support the Copy Director in product display copy, campaigns, emails, product and shade namingSkills and Qualifications:• 3-5 years full-time, professional copywriting or editorial experience.
I want to say thank you so much for everything. First of all for getting me into this role, I’ve loved it so much and grown a lot. It definitely changed my life for the better. And secondly for being so helpful all along the way with anything I’ve ever needed. I’ve really had such a positive experience with onward search and wouldn’t have done anything differently.
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