Mintel is a global leader in providing consumer market research, competitive intelligence tools and customized consulting solutions to large organizations. With group headquarters in London and US headquarters in Chicago, Mintel has been a market leader for over forty years.
Mintel is looking for a Jr. Digital Publishing Associate to join our in-house Digital Publishing team. The ideal candidate will have strong knowledge of Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) and InDesign and a keen eye for detail. The Digital Publishing team is responsible for publishing over 80 reports globally each month as well as content for over 60 categories within Mintel’s range of global articles.
What you will be doing:
Copy editing and proofreading content from Mintel’s global analysts for grammar, spelling, punctuation and general readability, doing so with speed and precision
Editing for flow and consistency so content adheres to Mintel’s voice
Liaising with multiple analysts for whom English is a second language
Promoting and maintaining the company style guide
Working to demanding deadlines
Liaising with external proofreaders to ensure deadlines are met
Who we are looking for:
A great communicator: You have extremely polished written communication skills and can adapt your communication style to your audience
Reading Comprehension Skills: You have a solid understanding of written content in work-related documents with experience in copy editing.
Keen Visualization: You have the ability to imagine how something will look after it is moved around or when parts are moved or rearranged.
Committed to personal growth: You are committed to continuous learning and growth, pushing yourself outside of your comfort zone to develop your skillset.
Self-directed: You take initiative to solve problems and uncover opportunities with a focused attention to detail.