Copy Editor / Proofreader - Audit & Assurance

As a copy editor / proofreader, you will review accounting and financial reporting communications and perform other tasks associated with developing high-quality publications and Web content.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Review content produced by desktop publishers to ensure its accuracy and completeness.
  • Correct errors in grammar, consistency, punctuation, spelling, format, layout, and style and identify questionable content.
  • Verify accuracy and syntax of links in publications and Web content.
  • Track the progress of projects and determine priorities.
  • Work closely with technical editors, desktop publishers, and authors to ensure that editorial quality standards are met.

Please send résumé and cover letter with salary history. Qualified candidates will be asked to complete an editing test.

The team

Our team culture is collaborative and encourages team members to take initiative. We are committed to excellence and quality is our top priority.


  • Bachelor's degree (minimum).
  • At least two years of professional proofreading or editorial experience.
  • Keen eye for detail and exceptional proofreading skills.
  • Superior oral and written communication skills and thorough knowledge of grammar.
  • Outstanding organizational skills.
  • Ability to handle high volume of work and tight deadlines.
  • Ability to shift priorities, multitask, and work independently.
  • Excellent computer skills, including MS Word; experience with editing electronic manuscripts.
  • Familiarity with Chicago Manual of Style.
  • Ability to work beyond normal working hours when needed.

How you'll grow

At Deloitte, we believe in professional development and helping our people grow. We offer learning opportunities to help you sharpen your skills.


At Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits. Learn more about what working at Deloitte can mean for you.

Deloitte's culture

Our positive and supportive culture encourages our people to do their best work every day. We celebrate individuals by recognizing their uniqueness and offering them the flexibility to make daily choices that can help them to be healthy, centered, confident, and aware. We offer well-being programs and are continuously looking for new ways to maintain a culture where our people excel and lead healthy, happy lives. Learn more about Life at Deloitte.

Corporate citizenship

Deloitte is led by a purpose: to make an impact that matters. This purpose defines who we are and extends to relationships with our clients, our people and our communities. We believe that business has the power to inspire and transform. We focus on education, giving, skill-based volunteerism, and leadership to help drive positive social impact in our communities. Learn more about Deloitte's impact on the world.

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