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Proofreader

Remuneration:market-related 
Location:Cape Town
Job level:Junior
Type:Temporary
Reference:#FREEPROOF21
Company:ninety9cents


Job description

Our Cape Town office is looking for a junior proofreader on a freelance basis to join its growing team.

Summary of duties include, but are not limited to:

•Proofread and edit all material
•Ensure copy is in line with the style guide of the particular brand (you are working on)
•Translate copy from English to Afrikaans and vice versa
•Check the final sign-off of proofs before it goes to print

Requirements

•Relevant tertiary qualification
•Proficient in MS Office (MS Word/Excel/PowerPoint)
•A good command of both English and Afrikaans languages (superb language skills)
•At least two year's working experience in proofreading and editing (translating English and Afrikaans)
•Experience in and knowledge of Adobe InDesign (will be advantageous)
•Excellent communication skills
•Excellent multi-tasking skills
•Team player with the ability to work independently
•Ability to work well under pressure
•Confident
•Energetic
•Proactive
•Reliable
•Accountable with good follow-through
•Meticulous with attention to detail

Other:
  • Willing to work on alcohol brands
  • Flexible to work beyond normal working hours (overtime if and when required)
  • Willing to work on-site (at the Cape Town office if and when required)
  • Drivers licence with own vehicle
Interested candidates must please submit a concise CV via our online portal.  Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 
Should you not hear from us within two weeks after submitting your application, please consider your application unsuccessful. 

We remain committed to the principles of Employment Equity.

Posted on 28 Sep 11:27, Closing date 27 Oct



Ninety9cents
Ninety9cents (99c) is an independent, full-service, integrated advertising & communications agency, with offices based in Cape Town, Johannesburg and Lusaka.
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