- Review all copy for grammar, spelling, punctuation, consistency and style errors in accordance with house style
- Proofread all editorial copy, plus check typography, pagination and product descriptions for various marketing collateral of BCBGMAXAZRIAGROUP brands, including catalogs, mailers, postcards and more
- Assist in updating and formatting various marketing materials for print and online
- Review design concepts and execution of various marketing collateral against back-up to ensure all project requirements and previous-round changes are included
- Review content for all BCBGMAXAZRIAGROUP websites and online marketing: check product descriptions and prices, ensure imagery correctly corresponds to product descriptions, review editorial and legal content, and ensure general functionality of all websites and emails
- Proofread various corporate and internal communications as requested, including press releases, departmental forms, recruitment documents, directives, etc.
- Research and gather information to verify accuracy of names, dates, events, etc.
- Communicate effectively with print traffic manager and web project coordinator regarding changes and status on projects
- Minimum 2 years professional experience
- Expert knowledge of grammar, spelling, punctuation and consistency with a proven track record of accuracy and thoroughness is a must!
- Well versed in AP, MLA and other standard styles, as well as standard proofreading marks
- Ability to proofread French, both Canadian and international
- Experience proofreading print materials as well as website content
- Basic understanding of press process
- Basic understanding of online content procedures, including SEO and e-commerce
- Ability to quickly learn internal style and guidelines
- Excellent organization and communication skills, and ability to work in a fast-paced environment with competing priorities
- Web- and computer-savvy with extensive experience using Microsoft Office as well as Adobe Acrobat; proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite a plus
- Fashion experience ideal but not required
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