Jenn Anderson

Jenn Anderson

Freelance Advertising Copy Editor/Proofreader at Art of Copy, New York
United States

About me

*Over 12 years of experience editing for advertising, marketing and branding
*Meticulous attention to detail under tight deadlines
*Edits digital files in Acrobat, InDesign, PowerPoint and Word
*Edits per AP Style and/or per client brand and legal guidelines
*Edits to creative briefs and SOWs
*Proactive in questioning anything that is unclear or could be misunderstood by the consumer
*Creates editorial guidelines for creative and account teams to ensure consistency across brands
*Reviews all types of advertising, marketing and branding materials, including award submissions, blogs, brand books, brochures, catalogs, copy decks, creative briefs, emails, landing pages, newsletters, pitch decks, press releases, print, product inserts, product packaging, RFIs, RFPs, scripts, SOWs, style guides, transcripts, videos, websites, white papers

Positions

Freelance Advertising Copy Editor/Proofreader
New York, United States
2013 - Present (5 years 9 months)
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

Education

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

1993 - 1996 (3 years)

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