Company Details

CopyEditor

Job ID

: 22106

Location

: Newark, NJ, USA

Salary

: $23 per hour

Job Views

: 191

Posted

: 05-30-2019

Key Skills

CopyEditor or Inedexer or Proofreading

Job Description

Job Designation:

Copyeditor Consultant/Management Associate

Job Location:

Newark, NJ

 

Job Description:

·         The Indexer/Copyeditor Contractor works as part of a team that accurately creates, enters, edits, and maintains product information elements (metadata) for all Audible products.

·         The Indexer/Copyeditor Contractor focuses on ensuring completeness, accuracy, and suitability of all metadata.

·         The Indexer/Copyeditor Contractor is also an energetic and creative troubleshooter who works with a wide variety of people regarding all issues related to content.

·         The ideal candidate should be an avid consumer of media, including books/periodicals (audio and digital reader), websites, blogs, and other digital content sources.

·         He/she is also a self-starter with impeccable organizational and analytical skills, a confident and upbeat communicator via written and verbal business communication skills, highly organized and detail oriented, and able to thrive in a high-energy entrepreneurial environment.

·         Previous proofreading and/or copy editing experience would be valuable.

Job Roles:

·         The Indexer/Copyeditor Contractor proofreads and fact checks all product descriptions and supporting information prior to releasing a product to be published to Client marketplaces (Audible stores, Amazon.com, iTunes). Key elements such as a product's price, on-sale date, territory rights, availability, provider, royalty earner, associated Amazon ASIN code, and all taxonomy elements are top priority areas of review. 

·         The Indexer/Copyeditor Contractor also provides QA for Audible style in product descriptions, data consistency, and related product linking for all product metadata.

·          The Indexer/Copyeditor Contractor needs to meet daily copy editing quotas and complete prioritized processing requests. 

·          Indexer/Copyeditor may need to research, edit, rewrite, or occasionally create descriptions for products.

·         The Indexer/Copy Editor may need to research and assemble positive product review “blurbs” to be added to product descriptions

Skills Required:

·         Editorial experience preparing online content

·         Proofreading experience; copy editing experience a plus

·         Familiarity with basic HTML formatting

·         Working knowledge of database concepts (including Excel skills) and best practices

·         Demonstrated multi-tasking and problem-solving skills in a fast-paced, time sensitive environment

·         Demonstrated ability to work with a wide variety of people

·         Demonstrated focused attention to detail.

Job Type

       12 Month Contract ( Chances of Extent)

Employment Types
Contract - W2
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