Last Date: 9 December, 2019

Eklavya invites applications from those interested in proofreading (Hindi) across all segments of Eklavya publications.

Position – Proofreader (Hindi)
No. of position(s): 1 (one)
Location - Bhopal
Minimum Qualification – Master’s degree preferably in Hindi (with some proofreading / editing experience)

Job Description:

  • Proofread written and digital content: Using the style sheet developed for respective publications.
  • Cross-check references and data. Ensure accuracy of content including accuracy of all reference facts (e.g. dates, pages, values).
  • Applying corrections on the computer using the software used. Should be able to handle Unicode and other Hindi font sets (including conversion of fonts wherever required) and should be able to work using word processing software/tools.
  • Assisting the team in all aspects related to production of publications.

Skills required:

  • Copy Editing: Command over copy editing ie checking against the original text, and command over language.
  • Computer Proficiency: Should be able to work extensively on digital content and word processing software.
  • Detail oriented: Whether on paper or on screen, the person should have a knack for catching the most trivial of errors, along with the most glaring.
  • Quick Reader: Should be able to read, grasp and check against original quickly without compromising with the quality.
  • Multitasker: Expected to manage and prioritize multiple projects at once. These priorities may change from day to day.

Candidate having knowledge/experience of design software, especially InDesign and working knowledge of English will be preferred.
Candidates with Bachelor’s degree with exceptional command over all other aspects, can also be considered.

Emoluments: Rs. 18,000 to Rs. 22,000 (Cost to Organisation, including health-accident insurance and other social securities).

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