Randstad Proofreader in Brentwood, New York

Proofreader

job details:

  • location:Brentwood, NY

  • salary:$15 - $16 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, December 6, 2018

  • experience:Entry Level

  • job type:Temporary

  • industry:Finance and Insurance

  • reference:S_711355

  • questions:matthew.burling@randstadusa.com631/392-5852

job description

Proofreader

Our client is a leading provider of investor communications and technology-driven-solutions to banks, broker-dealers, mutual funds, and corporations globally. Innovating and growing for over 50 years, FORTUNE- magazine has put our client on its 2015 list of the World's Most Admired Companies in the financial data services category and for the 8th year, they have been honored as one of the Best Companies to Work for New York.

They are looking for a qualified and hard-working individual to join their Proofreading team

Responsibilities:

Proofread documents created by Card Creation team to ensure client requests are included and any requested changes were made

Could be responsible for proofreading at varying stages of the document's lifecycle -- first drafts to changes to final version ready for print

Must be comfortable working electronically -- documents will be checked on computer screens as PDFs

Familiarity with marking corrections using Adobe, working in Excel, Access, and Outlook are definitely pluses

Willingness to work flexible hours a plus -- depending on workload may be asked to cover differing shifts to ensure coverage (8-5, 10-7 depending on volume)

Working hours: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Skills:

Professionalism -- We work in an office environment and expect our staff to dress and act accordingly

Responsibility and accountability -- We expect our staff to show up for work on time and be accountable for the work they are given

Flexibility -- During the peak weeks we may need staff to work overtime. We will need individuals with the flexibility to work some nights until the job is done

Multitask and can handle pressure -- We ask our seasonal associates to support our full-time staff in a variety of roles that will require them to balance a workload that can include multiple tasks all with strict turnaround times. It is essential the individuals we bring in have the ability to manage high volume, high stress situations.

Engaged and Team-oriented -- All of our positions will be interacting as part of a team. We are looking for individuals who will come in and work well as part of group and who will take an active role in the success of their team.

Education:

High School

Experience:

Entry Level

Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in English or a related field highly desired

Proficiency with MS Office, Adobe Reader

Strong Written and Verbal communication skills

Exceptional Attention to Detail

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