Senior Retail Proofreader (324 views)

Cape Town CBD
Jul 5, 2018

A large print production company has a vacancy for a senior retail proofreader – known internally as a quality assurance team leader.

Please note that retail copywriting and/or proofreading experience is a must-have for this role.

Key responsibilities: 

  • Delegate tasks to the QA/proofreading team and ensure correct prioritisation of work
  • Develop, implement, and enforce a standardised QA system
  • Check accuracy of information contained in the work (descriptions, prices, mandatory inclusions, etc.) at all times
  • Ensure correct spelling, grammar and tonality at all times
  • Ensure brand consistency through the strict application of client brand guides and campaign-specific toolkits
  • Give final sign-off on all jobs
  • Monitor team’s deadlines and time management
  • Motivate team and assess performance
  • Identify areas for training and improvement

Minimum requirements: 

  • Degree in a related field
  • Minimum four years’ retail copywriting experience
  • Excellent written English and Afrikaans, including spelling and grammar
  • Impeccable attention to detail
  • Deadline-driven
  • High pressure tolerance
  • Ability to work independently and without supervision
  • Team player

Salary: R25 - 30 000