Quality Assurance Editor
The Regis Company - Golden, CO

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Quality Assurance Editor Long Ad
The Regis Company (TRC) is a forward-thinking leadership and business consulting firm that creates interactive business simulations for Fortune 500 clients and large government agencies. We’re headquartered in beautiful downtown Golden, Colorado—home of Rocky Mountain spring water and the Colorado Alpine Club. We are looking for a gifted professional editor with uncanny copy editing, proofreading, and document management skills to fill a contract position.

Contract Quality Assurance Editor

Are you a trained editor and proofreader with a knack for picking out mistakes in text, graphics, electronic media—and everything else you see? Do you live to help make whatever products you work on the best quality possible? Are you the one people turn to when they want to know about advanced features of MS Office suite? Are you a quick learner and able to work diplomatically with a variety of personalities? If so, we want to talk to you.

Quality Assurance is a service department within TRC that ensures all projects meet quality requirements. We seek an experienced Quality Assurance Editor to join us on a contract basis to provide content and technical quality assurance on business simulations and ancillary documentation.

You’ll spend your time:

  • Performing copy editing and proofreading for written documents of all varieties
  • Examining content for logic, clarity, and consistency of message across projects
  • Verifying accuracy and checking sources of content, as needed
  • Applying advanced knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and other document applications
  • Editing and ensuring quality of online content, including text, multimedia, HTML, and XML assets
  • Performing technical quality assurance to verify functionality of online simulations and microsimulations
  • Ensuring adherence to TRC’s best practices and style guides
  • Maintaining and developing client- or project-specific style guidelines, when applicable
  • Working collaboratively with all staff, including project managers, other QA editors, program directors, and instructional designers
  • Ensuring QA task deadlines are met
  • Scrubbing files after conversion to learning frameworks
  • Uploading and formatting approved documents on the company wiki or the SharePoint site

Ability to work virtually, must be Denver based and will need to work in the Golden office from time to time

You’ll bring to the table:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Journalism, English, or a similar degree, or equivalent experience
  • At least five years of editing experience
  • High-level copy editing and proofreading skills
  • Basic editing skills in HTML, XML, and CSS preferred
  • Thorough knowledge of the Chicago Manual of Style and Microsoft Manual of Style for Technical Publications, and the ability to learn and absorb other styles as needed
  • Advanced-level competency with MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Demonstrated ability to follow internal processes and guidelines
  • Demonstrated ability to work in fast-paced environment and meet deadlines while achieving the quality standards established for each project
  • Ability to work on multiple tasks and projects at the same time while maintaining attention to detail
  • Ability to focus and work independently (as needed) without supervision

Our team members enjoy:

  • Competitive pay
  • Ability to telecommute
  • Opportunity to work on compelling projects

If you think you have what it takes and if this opportunity seems like your desired working environment, please respond by sending your resume and a detailed cover letter explaining why you are the perfect candidate. No phone calls, please.