• Reference205832_1599670109
  • LocationSingapore
  • SalaryNegotiable
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted12 days ago
  • ConsultantMaricris Fermin

Copy Editor

  • Immediate start for a short-term project
  • 1-3 months contract role

Our Client

  • A Fortune Global 500 company

The Opportunity

Our client is revamping their Learning & Development program at a regional level, impacting more than 12 countries. We are looking for smart, talented creatives and changemakers who want to do great work with awesome people.

As a Copy Editor, you will:

  • Proofread text and correct spelling, grammar, and punctuation errors.
  • Verify factual correctness of information, such as dates and statistics.
  • Check text for style, readability, and adherence to editorial policies.
  • Arrange page layouts of photos, articles, and advertisements.
  • Rewrite text to improve clarity and readability.

You should also take note that:

  • Text should be reviewed and simplified for a reader aged 18, educated to "GCSE / O-level" in English, and another Asian language.
  • The target Learner is a new employee, within their first 90 days in the company.
  • You are not required to create / add content or review the technical aspects. You will edit without changing any technical aspects and focus on spelling and syntax.
  • You will simplify any language which has an academic tone. Avoid complex sentences and remove any jargon and replace with simple terms.

Your Background

We need a copy editor who is fluent in English and must have insurance background.

Other skills required would be as follows:

  • Writing skills. You must be able to write clearly and with good logic, and ensure that content has correct punctuation, grammar, and syntax.
  • Creativity. You must be curious, creative, and knowledgeable about a broad variety of topics.
  • Detail-orientation. You will be tasked to make written work error-free.
  • Team player. You will work closely with a team of talented individuals with deep technical expertise and experience in the insurance industry.

Finally, you must be a bit quirky and have a sense of humour!

Interested candidates can send their resume and link to an online portfolio to Maricris.Fermin@peoplebank.asia or apply online.