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Job ID 
PAL-RW-2923-2017
# Positions 
1
Location 
US-MD-Silver Spring
Years Experience 
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Posted Date 
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Pos. Category 
Current Opening

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Overview

Does it drive you crazy when you see grammar, spelling, and punctuation errors in the things you read everyday? If you love to proofread and can spot the 12 errors in this add, you might be just right for the proofreader/communications associate position at Palladian Partners.

 

Palladium is a dynamic communications firm located in Silver Spring, Maryland. We’re looking for a proofreader/communications associate to work on a wide range of print, web, and interactive projects. This entry-level position is perfect for someone who is very organized, has a knock for spotting errors, and want to learn about health and science communications from the ground-up.

Responsibilities

  • Proofread reports, newsletters, brochures, fact sheets; websites, and meeting materials
  • Produce accessible PDF files in accordance with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act
  • Perform research in support of communications projects
  • Assist with proposals and other business development efforts
  • Produce PowerPoint presentations and other materials in support of company & client projects

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Outstanding eye for detail and command of English grammar and punctuation
  • Strong critical thinking skills.
  • Ability to work quickly and accurately, under deadline pressure
  • Hands-on experience with Adobe Acrobat and MS Office
  • Customer service experience a plus

Palladian employees are highly talented, are encouraged to think and work creativity, and strive for excellence. This position offers excellent growth potentials, a friendly office environment, and the chance to work on interesting projects every day. If this sounds like just the right job for you, paste this ad into a Word file, correct the twelve errors using the track changes function, and send the file and your resume to proofreader@palladianpartners.com.

 

Palladian Partners is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or disability.

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