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Job Description

Proofreading is the final step of reviewing a document and requires reading it word for word to make sure no spelling or grammar errors exist. A good proofreader has an insane eye for detail and can spot spelling errors, typos and any grammatical mistakes a mile away!  We are looking for an Urdu proofreader for our online magazine who values crisp, clean writing.

 

Skills we are looking for:

  • A thorough knowledge of the Urdu and English languages;

  • A methodical working style;

  • Concentration, accuracy and great attention to detail;

  • The ability to multi-task;

  • Tact and diplomacy while working with writers/translators and designers for best product;

  • The ability to work to tight deadlines;

  • IT Skills, a ‘digital native’.

 

Responsibilities:

  • writing, rewriting, editing and proofreading text

  • making sure that ‘house style’ is adhered to

  • writing headlines, picture captions and story summaries

  • ensuring that stories are the right length and correctly placed on pages

  • there are no errors such as letters in the wrong order

  • the text and diagrams are positioned correctly

  • there are no confusing words, column or page breaks

  • images have the right captions and relate to the text

  • the layout is logical and attractive

 

Previous experience in proofreading is a necessary requirement.

Skills

Strong Urdu Language Skills, Strong English Language Skills, Attention to detail, MULTI-TASKER, Proofreading, Urdu, Teamwork, Adaptability

Job Details

Functional Area:
Total Positions:
1 Post
Job Shift:
First Shift (Day)
Job Type:
Contract
Job Location:
Gender:
No Preference
Minimum Education:
Bachelors
Career Level:
Experienced Professional
Minimum Experience:
1 Year (Proofreading experience in a newsroom or magazine preferred.)
Apply Before:
Sep 10, 2016
Posting Date:
Sep 02, 2016
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