Comma Wrangler Wanted
Stamats seeks a part time proofreader and editorial assistant to work primarily with projects for higher ed clients.
Our projects require accuracy, clarity, and fluency; your skills ensure our work meets these standards. As usual in the profession, our proofreaders must have a strict sense of what’s correct—and the flexibility of mind to swap in a different set of standards as needed because, although our house style is based on Chicago, many of our clients follow AP.
You will proofread:
Day-to-day, you will work with a team of researchers, writers, designers, content strategists, consultants, sales people, and project managers. Each with their own strengths; all working together to help our clients succeed.
Where are your strengths? Do you have a passion for precise punctuation? The savvy to shift a misplaced modifier? The fortitude to face down your supervisor’s excess alliteration?
In addition, you might find these things very handy:
Send your cover letter & resume to link or mail to Human Resources, Stamats Communications, Inc., 615 5th St. SE, Cedar Rapids, IA, 52401. AA/EOE. No phone calls, please.