Editor

POSTED ON 10/9/2021 CLOSED ON 11/8/2021
Moss Adams Hired Organization Address Seattle, WA Full Time

Job Posting for Editor at Moss Adams

Moss Adams brings more West to business. More than a location, it’s a way of doing business in which innovation thrives and optimism abounds. At Moss Adams, we’re excited by the greatness of possibility and the extraordinary potential for companies and individuals to prosper. We provide the world’s most innovative companies with specialized accounting, consulting, and wealth management services to help them embrace emerging opportunity.
Introduction to the team
The Editor position is part of the Moss Adams Consulting Operations team. Primary responsibilities include proofreading, formatting, technical editing, research, navigating workflow, and document management for client deliverables, proposals, presentations, training materials, and other practice communications. The Editor works collaboratively with client service staff at all levels, other Editors, and Consulting Operations leadership to make sure work products are grammatically correct, clear, concise, accessible to the intended audience, and meet firm standards and client expectations. The Editor role contributes heavily to the firm’s client service and safety cornerstones by identifying potential errors or perceived conflicts in written communication.

Individuals who thrive at Moss Adams exhibit the following success skills – Collaboration, Critical Thinking, Emotional Intelligence, Executive Presence, Growth Mindset, Intellectual Curiosity, and Results Focus.
Responsibilities:
  • Format and edit client deliverables with speed and accuracy according to English language and firm brand standards and templates; ensure firm quality control standards, as well as client needs and timelines are met; query and resolve content or technical issues with authors
  • Facilitate and coordinate the creation of proposals for client service staff from framework and content development, through editing and production
  • Assist client service staff with presentation development including identifying correct template, formatting, providing content, and ensuring graphics meet firm standards
  • Coordinate resume creation and updates for client service staff, collaborating with marketing and leadership as needed
  • Contribute to Consulting communications, such as the newsletter, leadership initiatives, PowerPoint presentations, administrative procedures, and other content pieces
  • Assist Consulting Operations leadership with special projects as assigned
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required
  • Minimum of 1 year of related experience required; experience as a technical editor, copyeditor, or equivalent preferred
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and SharePoint)
  • Strong organizational skills; able to effectively prioritize assignments and competing deadlines in a fast paced environment
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills including the ability to articulate complex issues to others
  • Ability to understand and quickly learn technical information communicate them in writing or verbally to a variety of audiences
  • Ability to handle sensitive situations and confidential information with discretion
  • Advanced design, copywriting, technical writing, and content creation skills preferred
  • Ability to travel as needed, approximately 5%
  • May require some overtime hours
Moss Adams is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.

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