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Copy Editor, Firm Publications

Professional Staff    Associate

Position Summary

Our Torrance office has the opportunity for an experienced Copy Editor, Firm Publications to join the firm’s expanding Client Services department.  The Copy Editor, Firm Publications position will edit the firm’s marketing materials, including events flyers, webinar flyers, multi-page agendas, brochures, and a variety of events-related correspondence as assigned. This position will also edit the firm’s online and print publications, including articles, newsletters, and various seminar and webinar materials including white papers and PowerPoint presentations. Assignments will require copy editing and fact checking.

We will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in the manner consistent with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.

Essential Functions

  • Edit marketing copy.
  • Write marketing copy.
  • Edit legal articles.
  • Edit seminar and webinar materials, including white papers and PowerPoint presentations.
  • Research the accuracy of information included on ads, flyers, articles, and presentation materials.
  • Meet strict deadlines.
  • Manage multiple requests and deadlines.
  • Work effectively and efficiently with a variety of team members.
  • Communicate in a timely manner on projects.

Requirements

  • College degree required.
  • Previous writing and editing experience required.
  • Candidates must have experience using, and knowledge of, style manuals.
  • Proficient in all Microsoft applications, including but not limited to Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
  • Must have excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Some travel is required.

Please note, we are not working with outside recruiters for this position.

Benefits

Ogletree Deakins offers a robust suite of benefits for our Staff including: Paid Time Off, Sick Time, a 401(k) matching program, Profit Sharing, Paid Holidays, Paid Parental Leave, affordable Health and Life Insurance including Dental & Vision coverage, Health Savings Account /Flexible Spending Accounts to help offset the cost of dependent care and/or health care expenses, Teladoc (24/7 access to a doctor by phone or online video), Tuition Reimbursement and an Employee Assistance Program.

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