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Public Consulting Group Contract Curriculum Copyeditor - Education in Olympia, Washington

Overview

About Public Consulting Group

Public Consulting Group LLC (PCG) is a leading public sector solutions implementation and operations improvement firm that partners with health, education, and human services agencies to improve lives. Founded in 1986, PCG employs approximately 2,000 professionals throughout the U.S.—all committed to delivering solutions that change lives for the better. The firm is a member of a family of companies with experience in all 50 states, and clients in six Canadian provinces and Europe. PCG offers clients a multidisciplinary approach to meet challenges, pursue opportunities, and serve constituents across the public sector. To learn more, visit www.publicconsultinggroup.com .

Responsibilities

Contract Curriculum Copyeditor

Public Consulting Group’s (PCG) Education Consulting service line seeks an experienced, tech-savvy copyeditor with curriculum editing and proofreading experience to contribute to our projects. Our team focuses on complex and innovative state- and district-level curriculum and professional development across several content areas and grade bands. Our projects provide educators and students with equitable access to high-quality curriculum that represents the voices and choices of local stakeholders.

Responsibilities

  • Copyedit curriculum content to ensure correct spelling, usage, punctuation, capitalization, and grammar.

  • Ensure content and format are consistent with house style and The Chicago Manual of Style, 17th ed.

  • Transfer and track files through the defined workflow process in Google Drive.

  • Participate in a rapid development process that includes peer review and engagement with multiple stakeholders.

  • Provide feedback to writers and designers that is clear, concise, and helpful (linking to relevant documents and offering suggestions where appropriate).

  • Conduct quality assurance checks on final deliverables.

Qualifications

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree and 1+ years of K–12 curriculum editing experience preferred.

  • Expert user of The Chicago Manual of Style, 17th ed. and able to quickly learn in-house style guides.

  • Technically proficient with Google Workspace, Microsoft Suite, and Adobe Acrobat Pro.

  • Self-disciplined problem solver.

  • Able to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment without compromising quality.

  • Driven to seek out and use feedback to improve and to grow.

Remote Work Statement

This position is a remote, work from home position. PCG is a remote-friendly organization and is committed to creating a culture where remote work remains a vital part of the company’s success. To be successful in a remote work role at PCG, you must:

  • Be available during your set working hours

  • Have a safe, private, and distraction-free environment in which to complete your work

  • Be able to give your full attention to the completion of your PCG job duties

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Compensation

Compensation for roles at Public Consulting Group varies depending on a wide array of factors including, but not limited to, the specific office location, role, skill set, and level of experience. As required by applicable law, PCG provides the following reasonable range of compensation for this role: Up to $40 per hour. This is a remote, 1099 Independent Contractor role.

EEO Statement

Public Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to celebrating diversity and intentionally creating a culture of inclusion. We believe that we work best when our employees feel empowered and accepted, and that starts by honoring each of our unique life experiences. At PCG, all aspects of employment regarding recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits, transfers, layoffs, return from layoff, company-sponsored training, education, and social and recreational programs are based on merit, business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or belief, national, social, or ethnic origin, sex, gender identity and/or expression, age, physical, mental, or sensory disability, sexual orientation, marital, civil union, or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, citizenship status, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law. PCG will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. PCG believes in health, equality, and prosperity for everyone so we can succeed in changing the ways the public sector, including health, education, technology and human services industries, work.

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Posted Date 3 weeks ago (2/7/2024 5:42 PM)

Job ID 2024-10145

# of Openings 1

Category Consulting

Type Temporary Assignment

Practice Area Education Services

Public Consulting Group is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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