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Proofreader/Editor Digital

Location: Woodland Hills, CA

Department: Digital Operations

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Entry Level

Proofreader/Editor – Digital

We’re searching for a Proofreader/Editor of Digital who has a strong attention to detail, fundamental knowledge of digital production and a reliable sense of organization. You’ll work with the creative, development and project teams, acting as a trustworthy quality assurance resource in email production and other digital projects. This role is onsite freelance. 

Tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Precise attention to detail and time organization
  • Quality assurance / proofreading of high volume, campaign-driven emails.
  • Adhere to brand guidelines, including grammar, spelling and visual compliance
  • Test for digital functional issues – links, layout, responsive design, dynamic modules, HTML code tests
  • Organize and communicate with project managers on status and issue reporting
  • Utilize and manage digital testing tools for accurate proofreading and QA
  • Contribute suggestions to creative content

To qualify, you’ll need:

  • Four year degree
  • 1-3 years of editorial, QA or proofreading experience
  • Creative agency experience desired
  • Strong understanding of digital email types, websites and consumer experience on the internet
  • Basic knowledge of typography and aesthetics
  • Fundamental understanding of production proofreading required
  • Solid understanding of grammar and usage standards
  • Some experience with creating HTML code is a plus
  • Candidate must be open to travel as needed


KERN is in the business of creating positive decisions for our clients. Put simply, we craft interesting, and more importantly, effective ways to get people to do business with the brands we work with.

We’ve got: 

A proven track record of success [25 years] and A heck of a talented team. And we’re looking to add to it.  

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