Kelly Services

Our client, the largest Managed Healthcare, for profit firm, is currently seeking a Proofreader position for a 2+ month contract position with the opportunity for extension. This position is located in Thousand Oaks, CA.  Contractor can also work remotely/from home.   By working for our client, you will be exposed to a large company (listed on the NYSE), work for a leader in health care solutions, work in a fast-paced corporate environment and be an integral part to the team.   In addition to working with the world’s most recognized and trusted name in staffing, Kelly employees can expect:   •     Competitive pay •     Paid holidays •     Year-end bonus program •     Recognition and incentive programs •     Access to continuing education via the Kelly Learning Center   Work schedule:  Flexible schedule and can accommodate long work days and in some cases weekend work.  Eight hours or more a day to accommodate aggressive proofing schedule. May require weekend work and long work days.   Pay range - $25.42/hour   JOB DESCRIPTION:   URL blocked - click to apply                                                Responsible for providing proofreading support to the Marketing Communications (Marcom) team. Primary duties:

  • Ensures accuracy of materials produced by Marcom, and compliance with Corporate, Brand, Legal and Plain Language guidelines.
  • Proofreads high-profile design and copywriting projects.
  • Helps educate internal and external writers and designers on updates to the Corporate, Brand, Legal and Plain Language guidelines.
  • Maintains strict adherence to marketing/production deadlines and provides final sign-off on projects at file release stage to ensure accuracy.

  Required qualifications:              

  • Requires a BA/BS degree; 2 years of professional editing, proofreading, writing, etc. experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
  • Strong written communication skills and a solid command of the English language.         
  • Attention to detail
  • Experience in proofreading and editing
  • Some knowledge of Medicare and Pharmacy business helpful
  • Ability to work in a matrix environment.
  • Ability to take and follow instructions.

    **Important information:  This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch.  Please submit your resume to be considered for this position by pressing the “SUBMIT RESUME” button below.  If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position (URL blocked - click to apply), however, your resume should be uploaded via the “SUBMIT RESUME” button included within**