Jenn Anderson

Jenn Anderson

Freelance Advertising Proofreader at Art of Copy
United States

About me

I help advertising agencies deliver clear, consistent and accurate content.

Having worked in the advertising industry for over 12 years, I understand that tight turnarounds and late nights are inevitable and that there is no room for error in final materials.

My process includes reviewing content for errors in grammar, punctuation and spelling, as well as consistency and style. I edit content to adhere to creative briefs, style guidelines, brand guidelines and legal guidelines as needed, as well as create editorial style guidelines for your client's brand.

As your editor/proofreader, I provide reliable, thorough and efficient editing and proofreading services, helping you avoid numerous rounds of edits with your client.

QUALIFICATIONS

•Reviews content for spelling, grammar, punctuation and consistency with meticulous attention to detail

•Ensures branding and style guidelines are adhered to according to clients' preferences or AP Style

•Proactive in questioning anything that is unclear or could be misunderstood by the consumer

•Positive working relationships with account, creative and production teams

•Provides edits in Word, Acrobat, PowerPoint and/or InDesign

•Reviews all types of materials, including emails, landing pages, copy decks, mini-sites, websites, print, social, creative briefs, SOWs, catalogs, RFPs, RFIs, award submissions, white papers, product packaging, product inserts, style guides, brand books, newsletters, transcripts, pitch decks, video, press releases, blogs, brochures

Questions? Contact me:

JENN@ARTOFCOPY.COM

Positions

Freelance Advertising Copy Editor/Proofreader
Art of Copy
United States
2013 - Present (5 years 4 months)
I help advertising agencies deliver clear, consistent and accurate content.

Having worked in the advertising industry for over 12 years, I understand that tight turnarounds and late nights are inevitable and that there is no room for error in final materials.

My process includes reviewing content for errors in grammar, punctuation and spelling, as well as consistency and style. I edit content to adhere to creative briefs, style guidelines, brand guidelines and legal guidelines as needed, as well as create editorial style guidelines for your client's brand.

As your editor/proofreader, I provide reliable, thorough and efficient editing and proofreading services, helping you avoid numerous rounds of edits with your client.

QUALIFICATIONS

•Reviews content for spelling, grammar, punctuation and consistency with meticulous attention to detail

•Ensures branding and style guidelines are adhered to according to clients' preferences or AP Style

•Proactive in questioning anything that is unclear or could be misunderstood by the consumer

•Positive working relationships with account, creative and production teams

•Provides edits in Word, Acrobat, PowerPoint and/or InDesign

•Reviews all types of materials, including emails, landing pages, copy decks, mini-sites, websites, print, social, creative briefs, SOWs, catalogs, RFPs, RFIs, award submissions, white papers, product packaging, product inserts, style guides, brand books, newsletters, transcripts, pitch decks, video, press releases, blogs, brochures

Questions? Contact me:

JENN@ARTOFCOPY.COM
Copy Editor, New York QC Manager
Epsilon
United States
June 2011 - 2013 (1 year 7 months)
•Copy edited websites, mini-sites, landing pages, emails, direct mail, copy decks, creative briefs, statements of work and concepts, ensuring the highest quality and accuracy
•Tested functionality, confirmed offer relevancy, proper rendering, CAN-SPAM compliance and best practices and tested spam scores
•Worked closely with copy writers, designers and art directors to ensure copy was written to the statements of work and campaign briefs while following brand and legal guidelines
•Created and maintained brand guidelines for all clients
•Created text emails and ALT tags

Clients: AAA, Ameriprise, Amgen, Ann Taylor, Barclaycard, Biogen, Boehringer Engelheim, Capital One, Chase, Cox, Daiichi Sankyo, Dell, Exxon, Ford, Genentech, Gilead, GlaxoSmithKline, Henkel, IKEA, IWC Schaffhausen, Kaiser, Kraft, Lay's, Macy's, Marriott, MasterCard, Merck, Pepsi, Pfizer, Ritz-Carlton, Roche, Sanofi, Target, TIAA-CREF, Visa, Volvo, World Financial Network Bank
Copy Editor
New York, United States
2006 - 2011 (5 years)
•Responsible for editing all client deliverables including presentations, copy decks, emails, landing pages, minisites and printed pieces from conceptual round to final coded and final printed files
•Ensured teams adhered to clients’ editorial, brand and legal guidelines
•Worked closely with account and creative teams to maintain consistency across brands while adhering to guidelines
•Established and implemented client editorial guidelines
•Provided legal compliance guidance to team and clients
•Closely involved in project work flow and improving internal process
•Provided design support as needed, including textual and layout revisions in InDesign and Photoshop

Clients:
Adobe, Cunard, Electronic Arts (EA), NetApp, Reliant Energy, SPCA, Symantec
Promotions Coordinator
Hanley Wood
United States
2004 - 2006 (2 years)
•Developed and implemented promotional campaigns for two trade publications and their conferences
•Wrote promotional copy for web and direct mail
•Designed promotional collateral for Affordable Housing Finance and Apartment Finance Today conferences

Publications:
Affordable Housing Finance and Apartment Finance Today
Production Editor
Dyett & Bhatia Urban and Regional Planners
United States
2003 - 2004 (1 year)
•Managed all phases of the urban planning report production process, ensuring assignments were produced in a timely and efficient manner while maintaining the highest standards
•Established style guidelines for urban planning reports
•Copy edited urban planning reports

Education

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Journalism, Graphic Design

1993 - 1996 (3 years)

Trade Organizations

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