Editor - Snow Companies

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April 4, 2022


The Editor/Proofreader is responsible for reviewing and editing all stories and externally facing materials created by Snow Companies to ensure the highest level of quality and accuracy. He/she also offers comments and makes stylistic suggestions to improve the product, as well as performs final quality control checks to ensure all edits have been captured.


The Editor/Proofreader must be able to perform the following essential duties and functions:

  • Read content and correct any errors in grammar, punctuation, and spelling
  • Check copy for readability, style, and agreement with editorial policy
  • Suggest revisions to copy, such as changing words and rearranging content to improve clarity or accuracy
  • Carry out research, confirm sources for writers, and verify facts, dates, and statistics using standard reference sources
  • Collaborate with writers to ensure their ideas and stories succeed, while being mindful of the audience
  • Ensure all client-facing communications are error-free and consistent with Snow standards
  • Approve final versions of updated materials submitted by staff
  • Involved in planning workflow processes for editing pieces
  • Involved in setting standard timelines to complete different editorial jobs
  • Responsible for managing workflow of all incoming pieces
  • Responsible for creating and enforcing Snow style guides and standards
  • Required to learn a certain level of knowledge about clients/brands, in particular:
  • Brand style guides
  • Brand legal and regulatory guidelines/requirements
  • Responsible for working with individual requestors-both on writing team and account teams-to resolve questions or content disputes
  • Responsible for working with individual requestors-both on writing team and account teams-to understand any exceptions to standard grammar and punctuation, including but not limited to:
  • Brand-specific spellings/style
  • Brand-specific legal and regulatory requirements
  • Individual Ambassador/patient speaker personalization to assist in live presentation (e.g., presentation cues, vernacular, phonetic spellings, etc.)
  • The primary job functions and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, those listed

Education and Experience:

Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from a four-year college or university and three to five years of related experience and/or training preferred.

Job Category: Creative
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Williamsburg

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