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Proofreader - Military veterans preferred

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Kelly Services, Inc.

Lake Forest, IL

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Our client, a Global Pharmaceutical & Medical Device firm, is currently seeking a Proofreader for a 6 month temporary position with the opportunity for an extension.\u00a0 The position is located in Lake Forest, IL. \r
By working for our client, you will be exposed to a global company that has over $4 billion dollars in revenue, is traded on NASDAQ, has over 15,000 employees, is one of the world\u2019s largest producers of generic injectable pharmaceuticals, work in a fast paced corporate environment and be an integral part to the labeling department.\r
In addition to working with the world\u2019s most recognized and trusted name in staffing, Kelly employees can expect:\r
-\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0 Competitive pay\r
-\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0 Paid holidays\r
-\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0 Year-end bonus program\r
-\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0 Recognition and incentive programs\r
-\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0 Access to continuing education via the Kelly Learning Center\r
The hours for this position are as follows\r
\tMonday to Friday 8:00am-5:00pm\r
Your responsibilities will include (but not limited to)\r
\tThe primary role of the proof-reader is to compare draft artwork against redlined artwork and indicate inconsistencies.\r
\tAccurately and efficiently proofread labeling artwork as well as a wide variety of other documentation, such as specifications, templates, drawings, etc. The comparison consists of visual character by character and/or electronic verification methods.\r
\tIdentify the draft artwork with all incorrect spelling, punctuation, dimensions, geometry, all aspects of bar coding, copy direction, copy placement, copy layout, formatting, and spacing, as compared to the change request, red-lined artwork, drawings, template and specifications.\u00a0\r
\tAssist the graphic artists with the proofreading of drawing templates (a visual diagram of a die drawing) for dimensional accuracy.\r
\tOperate electronic bar code verification system and electronic comparator program.\r
The ideal candidate would have an Associate\u2019s Degree or Bachelor\u2019s degree in English, Journalism or similar, or equivalent experience as well as 1 year of proofreading experience, preferable in the pharmaceutical industry. Experience using Microsoft Word, Excel and Adobe Acrobat Professional, and strong computer skills are required. Must have good command of the English language, both written and verbal, and strong organizational and communication skills.\r
**Important information:\u00a0 This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch.\u00a0 Please submit your resume to be considered for this position by pressing the \u201cSUBMIT RESUME\u201d button below.\u00a0 If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position (, however, your resume should be uploaded via the \u201cSUBMIT RESUME\u201d button included within**\r
Why Kelly\u00ae?
With Kelly, accounting and finance professionals like you will have access to some of the world\u2019s most respected companies\u2014providing you with challenging, high-visibility projects that can transform your career. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100\u2122 companies, and more than 3,000 finance and accounting hiring managers rely on us each year to access the best temporary and full-time talent: people like you.
Let us help advance your career today.
Kelly Services\u00ae

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2016 was $5.3 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.
Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.]]

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Kelly Services, Inc.
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Company Profile
William Russell Kelly founded the company in Detroit on October 7, 1946, operating as the Russell Kelly Office Service. He is widely credited with pioneering the modern temporary help industry. The company was renamed Kelly Girl Service in 1957, and it became Kelly Services® in 1966 to reflect the growing services of the company. Established in the International Marketplace In 1968, Kelly Services opened its first international office in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The company’s first European office opened in 1972 in Paris, France. Today, we offer a full suite of outsourcing, consulting, and staffing solutions—delivered globally from over a 70-year heritage of dynamic talent innovations. Total Sales Revenue in 2016 was $5.3 billion. Fortune U.S. Rank Kelly Services is currently ranked 490 in the Fortune 500 list of America’s largest companies.

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