Click to toggle navigation menu.

Work with us

Proofreader

Unite & Take Over

Award-winning, full-service Advertising Agency in Downtown Tampa is seeking a Proofreader to join our innovative team. We are a group of kick ass entrepreneurial team members who collectively gather to develop strategies that drive action. Our diverse team is currently composed of 90+ individuals, and we continue to grow. PPK is a creative force that pushes the limits and takes risks, encouraging out of the box thinking and doing the unexpected. We’re not only creative, but we are doers who continuously motivate and inspire each other to accomplish a vision from start to finish. It’s our drive and ability to inspire and execute that has brought us the success and growth we are experiencing.

At PPK, we produce a lot of content – from blog posts and articles, a variety of print tactics, and web-based materials. We are looking for someone to help us make sure it’s all error-free before it goes out to the world. Our ideal candidate will be responsible for reviewing and editing all of our content to ensure accuracy, clarity, and consistency, while catching any typos or grammatical errors. To be successful in this role, this candidate must have excellent attention to detail, as well as strong editing and proofreading skills.

Apply Now

Responsibilities

  • Review documents for grammar, spelling, and punctuation errors.
  • Check for inconsistencies in formatting, layout, and style.
  • Ensure accuracy and consistency of message.
  • In some cases, review legal disclaimer from precedent.
  • Compare documents against each other to ensure accuracy and completeness.
  • Use editing marks or software to make changes to documents.
  • Proofread documents before they are sent out to clients or published.
  • Ensure that all changes have been made correctly and that the final product is error-free.
  • Work with copywriters to ensure that the content meets the required standards.
  • Assist with quality control by checking finished products before they are sent out.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in English, Journalism, or related field preferred.
  • Minimum of 1 year professional proofreading experience along with a strong portfolio of work.
  • Proficiency in AP Style.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and with a team to meet deadlines.
  • Excellent organizational skill and multitasking ability.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft and Google Suites, as well as Adobe Acrobat platform.
  • Proofreading experience and familiarity with print, web, and presentation materials.
  • Required to pass a drug test

Benefits

  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • 401k
  • Paid Time Off
  • Relaxed work environment
  • Growth and Advancement Opportunities
  • Flexible hybrid work schedule

*PPK does not discriminate based on race, sex, color of hair, skin art, cats or dogs, toilet paper over or under, or whether you believe that Die Hard is a Christmas movie or not. We welcome all ideas, individuals, characters and backgrounds. That’s what makes us a successful functioning team of creators, making a difference in our community.

Apply
facebook linkedin instagram youtube twitter plus minus