Proofreader

in Wheeling, WV

Job Description

Position summary

  • The Proofreader position is responsible for reviewing legal documents for grammar and verbiage corrections.

Job duties

(* denotes an “essential function”)

  • *Identify and correct spelling, grammar, and verbiage errors in complex legal documents.
  • *Detect formatting and compositional errors in documents.
  • *Check corrected proofs of legal documents against mark-up for comparison and quality assurance.
  • Assist the Document Services team with document production and preparation as needed.
  • Handle sensitive and/or confidential documents and information.
  • Communicate with manager and client on job or deadline issues.
  • Adhere to Williams Lea Tag policy in addition to client site policy.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Williams Lea Tag offers an exciting and supportive business environment. We develop our people and reward their contribution. We work with openness and integrity. We are an equal opportunity employer. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

WLRSR

Job Requirements

Job qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in English/Journalism preferred or equivalent work experience required.
  • Minimum (1) year proofreading experience preferably in a legal, banking or large corporate environment
  • Intermediate knowledge of MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint desired.
  • Knowledge of a legal timekeeping or job tracking system is preferred.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, team environment.
  • Strong attention to detail with emphasis on accuracy and quality.
  • Ability to prioritize work to balance multiple projects and deadlines.
  • Must have good organizational skills
  • Ability to handle sensitive and/or confidential documents and information
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively as part of a team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to communicate professionally both verbally and in writing
  • Must be self-motivated with a positive attitude
  • Proven customer service skills are required in order to create, maintain and enhance customer relationships

Williams Lea Tag offers an exciting and supportive business environment. We develop our people and reward their contribution. We work with openness and integrity. We are an equal opportunity employer. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

WLRSR

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