Proofreader / Copy Editor at Crunchyroll (San Francisco, CA)
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Proofreader / Copy Editor - Creative Services
Workplace: Culver City, CA
Reporting to: Art Director Copy
Crunchyroll is looking for an experienced Proofreader to join our Creative Services team. You will proofread, editing, troubleshooting, and fact-checking both consumer-facing and B2B marketing materials for an anime streaming service and online retail store for the international market, including show synopses, product promotions, show promotions, event materials, social media and email platforms, and internal company resources.
Fact-Checking: Conduct fact-checking to ensure the accuracy of character and talent names, brand names, trademarks, and other important information.
Brand Compliance: Enforce compliance with Crunchyroll’s brand style, rules, and standards in all materials, including marketing, social media, and other teams.
Research: search for and use resources necessary to perform your proofreading responsibilities.
Remote Collaboration: collaborate with team members through electronic remote formats like Wrike,, servers, and databases.
Typography Awareness: Demonstrate sensitivity to errors in typography, such as kerning, leading, centering, alignment, and fonts, to ensure the visual quality of content.
Language Proficiency: While fluency is not required, the ability to perform A>B checks on foreign language text against translated document backup is desired.
5 years+ as a proofreader, editor, or similar role.
5+ years Excel (can maintain complex spreadsheets)
Bachelor’s degree in English, Communications, Journalism, or a related field.
Why you will love working at Crunchyroll
In addition to getting to work with fun, passionate and inspired colleagues, you will also enjoy the following benefits and perks:
The Pay Range for this position is listed. Actual pay will vary based on factors including, but not limited to location, experience, and performance. The range listed is just one component of Crunchyroll’s Total Rewards offerings for employees. Other rewards may include performance bonuses, employer matched retirement savings, time-off programs, and progressive health benefits and perks.
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