Description

The English language editors provide copy editing and proofreading services to colleagues from all Baker McKenzie offices and centers. The successful applicant will be hired on a temporary, full-time basis for six months.

Responsibilities:

  • Fulfill copyediting and proofreading requests in line with customer requirements and internal quality standards.
  • Manage own workload to ensure timely delivery of output.
  • Revise copy and suggest changes to improve readability.
  • Apply a right-first-time approach to minimize rework.
  • Exhibit a collaborative and professional attitude.
  • Meet all service level agreements.
  • Abide by all company policies.

Experience Required

  • Educational background in communication, journalism, linguistics, literature, or a related field
  • Experience as a writer, copy editor, or proofreader
  • English language or copy editing certification advantageous
  • Aptitude for learning new tools and processes
  • Strong problem-solving and innovation mindset
  • Willingness to work morning and afternoon shifts