Proofreader Team Leader

Location
England, London, City of London
Salary
£35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted
19 May 2017
Closes
16 Jun 2017
Ref
PK220
Contact
Paul Kirwan
Contract Types
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Design Disciplines
Advertising, Graphics, Print

Our client is an expert provider of marketing communications and advertising production services across Broadcast, Print and Digital media. They are now urgently looking for a QC/Proofreader Team Leader.

The Role:

  • Working onsite in a fast growing production company
  • Control of workflow into team to ensure deadlines are met
  • Proofreading and QC of all materials supplied
  • Checking supplied Masters are fit for purpose and adhere to guidelines
  • Checking artwork adapts for size and spec (publication/colour)
  • Checking translated artworks adhere to local market/language guidelines
  • Copy editing and copy writing upon request
  • Liaising with Studio, Transcreation and Account/ Project Managers to ensure consistency and quality across materials
  • Holiday/Absence/HR admin for line reports
  • Mentor, support and train colleagues, new starters and freelance resource
  • General supervisory responsibility for your team and any freelancers utilised

Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years' experience
  • Experience in leading a small team and managing workflow
  • Completed an apprenticeship programme/in-house training or possess the equivalent qualification eg. BA In English/Creative Writing/Copywriting
  • MAC literate
  • Excellent working knowledge of Adobe Acrobat and its annotation tools
  • Exceptional eye for detail
  • Ability to proofread and mark-up on screen
  • Organised, proactive with good communication skills both verbal and written
  • Extensive knowledge of print production and print ready artwork

The agency would love to get this position filled asap - so please get in touch asap.