Editor Proofreader (228551)

Williams Lea is GROWING. Large expansions of our offices are underway and creating hundreds of jobs across the US. We are now hiring motivated professionals to join our team, delight our clients and grow their careers. Williams Lea is the global provider of skilled business-critical support services to financial, legal and professional services firms. We connect people, processes, and technology to manage documents and streamline key back-office functions. We are experts in delivering efficient business processes in complex and highly regulated environments. We connect people, processes, and technology to manage documents and streamline key back-office functions. Empowered by a global workforce, our strength is unparalleled and helps improve efficiency, increase effectiveness and reduce the risk for our clients.

Schedule your interview today and meet our management team at 1030 Main St, Wheeling, WV 26003.

Interview spots are limited so apply today for our hiring event on Friday, October 18th and October 25th from 10:00am - 7:00pm!

Do you relish in the fact that you are always right? We are looking for driven individuals who thrive on challenging themselves, are confident enough to challenge us when they see an opportunity to do things better and relish the chance to make their mark. With our clients at the center of what we do, you should take pride in delivering the very best service.

Multiple shifts and full-time positions available!

Role and Responsibilities:
  • Identify and correct spelling, grammar, and verbiage errors in complex legal documents.
  • Detect formatting and compositional errors in documents.
  • Check corrected proofs of legal documents against mark-up for comparison and quality assurance.
  • Assist the Document Services team with document production and preparation as needed.
  • Handle sensitive and/or confidential documents and information.
  • Communicate with manager and client on job or deadline issues.
  • Adhere to Williams Lea Tag policy in addition to client site policy.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor s degree in English/Journalism preferred or equivalent work experience required.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of the English language
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint desired.
  • Knowledge of a legal timekeeping or job tracking system is preferred.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, team environment.
  • Attention to detail with emphasis on accuracy and quality.
  • Ability to prioritize work to balance multiple projects and deadlines.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Exceptional customer service skills.
  • Legal experience a plus but not required.
  • Basic computer skills required.
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