Proofreader
Location:
San Francisco , California
Posted:
February 08, 2017
Reference:
313344602
Calling All Proofreaders! Adecco Creative is searching on behalf of our client, a multilingual translation company, to provide them with top notch proofreading talent for various upcoming projects. This is a great opportunity for anyone with a flexible schedule looking for some side work, please read on if you're interested in becoming part of the roster!

The Projects:
- Proofreading various legal, engineering, science and medical texts that have been translated into English.
- Working in translation based applications (client will provide training).
- PC based, 90% of editing is done in MS Word. Powerpoint and Excel may also be utilized.

The Hours/Shifts:
- The projects will vary every week and assignments will be called out via Adecco Creative on an as needed basis.
- Daytime and evening hours will be available, usually ending by 11pm.
- Weekday and weekend hours will be available.
- 2, 4, 6 and 8 hour shifts will be available.
**Please note that offsite/remote work is not permitted**

The Perks:
- The pay rate is $25 per hour.
- Casual, relaxed working environment (jeans are fine!).
- Door to door car service is reimbursed for any shifts ending later than 11pm.

Requirements:
- A Bachelor's degree is required, preferably in English. Recent college grads are welcome!
- Familiarity with Adobe Acrobat/working with PDF¿s and/or desktop publishing.
- Must be PC proficient and comfortable working in MS Word. Basic knowledge of Excel and Powerpoint is needed.
- Previous proofreading experience of any kind (editorial, financial, legal, etc.).
- Previous editing and writing experience is a plus, but not required.
- Technical Writing experience is a plus but not mandatory.
- Must be detail oriented with a flexible, can-do attitude.
- The ability to work autonomously with minimal supervision when required, but able to collaborate in a team environment when necessary.
- Bilingual candidates highly encouraged!

Interested in Qualifying? Send us your resume!





A little about us:
We partner with people to improve skills, teams and lives every day, and we help them achieve more than they ever thought possible.

Know someone who would be interested in this job? Share it with your network.