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Indexer Copyeditor Consultant

Posted 26 days ago

  • Expiry Date: 19 August 2022
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Job description:

The Indexer/CopyEditor Contractor works as part of a team that accurately creates, enters, edits, and maintains product information elements (metadata) for all Audible products. The Indexer/CopyEditor Contractor focuses on ensuring completeness, accuracy, and suitability of all metadata. The Indexer/CopyEditor Contractor is also an energetic and creative troubleshooter who works with a wide variety of people regarding all issues related to content. The ideal candidate should be an avid consumer of media, including books/periodicals (audio and digital reader), websites, blogs, and other digital content sources. He/she is also a self-starter with impeccable organizational and analytical skills, a confident and upbeat communicator via written and verbal business communication skills, highly organized and detail oriented, and able to thrive in a high-energy entrepreneurial environment. Previous proofreading and/or copyediting experience is required.

Key Accountabilities:


  • The Indexer/CopyEditor Contractor proofreads and fact checks all product descriptions and supporting information prior to releasing a product to be published to Audible marketplaces (Audible stores,, iTunes). Key elements such as a product's price, on-sale date, territory rights, availability, provider, royalty earner, associated Amazon ASIN code, and all taxonomy elements are top priority areas of review. The Indexer/CopyEditor Contractor also provides QA for Audible style in product descriptions, data consistency, and related product linking for all product metadata. The Indexer/CopyEditor Contractor needs to meet daily copyediting quotas and complete prioritized processing requests.


  • The Indexer/CopyEditor Contractor may need to research, edit, rewrite, or occasionally create descriptions for products. The Indexer/CopyEditor Contractor may need to research and assemble positive product reviews ?blurbs? to be added to product descriptions. 

Skills/Experience Requirements:
BA/BS or equivalent degree, preferably in Humanities

About ASK: ASK Consulting is an award-winning technology and professional services recruiting firm servicing Fortune 500 organizations nationally. With 5 nationwide offices, two global delivery centers, and employees in 42 states-ASK Consulting connects people with amazing opportunities

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