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Junior Copy Editor

Junior Copy Editor

Company 
Quicken Loans Inc.
Location 
US-MI-Detroit

Opportunity Details

Who We Are

We’re not only the largest online mortgage lender in America, we’re also the second largest mortgage lender overall – closing loans in all 50 states. J.D Power ranked Quicken Loans “Highest in Customer Satisfaction in Primary Mortgage Origination” for the past seven consecutive years, 2010 – 2016. The company was also ranked highest in the nation for client satisfaction among mortgage servicers by J.D. Power for three consecutive years, 2014 through 2016, each year the company was eligible. There’s a simple reason we’ve been so successful: We care about the people we work with. 

 

If you’re tired of stuffy, bureaucratic workplaces, then you’ll be delighted to find something different here. We strive to make a creative, fun and collaborative environment you simply won’t find anywhere else. Quicken Loans was named #1 in ESSENCE Magazine’s first ever list of “Best Places to Work for African Americans” in 2015. We've been on Computerworld's "Best Places to Work in IT" list for 12 years running, hitting #1 the last five years and we were ranked #5 in FORTUNE Magazine’s list of "100 Best Companies to Work For" in 2016, remaining in the top-30 for the past 13 years.

What You'll Do/Need

The Junior Copy Editor works within a team of editors who review contributions from writers and ensure our content is grammatical, accurate and consistent in accordance with Quicken Loans style guides. Copy editors collaborate with designers, creative strategists and digital media specialists to create deliverables that are on par with our brand voice and tone.  

Responsibilities

  • Review content for proper grammar and spelling; review copy to ensure it’s well written, logically structured and factual
  • Provide copy direction and feedback to collaboratively develop communications aligned to each project’s strategic direction
  • Ensure content is clear and relevant to readers and adheres to company style guides and legal requirements
  • Make editorial decisions to enhance content quality and maintain the integrity of the Quicken Loans brand
  • Educate team members on the brand voice and tone

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in English, professional writing, journalism, communications or related field
  • Familiarity with the AP Stylebook
  • Excellent spelling, grammar and English skills
  • Expert-level attention to detail
  • Ability to understand a copy style guide and apply its style choices
  • Ability to maintain high-quality work while meeting tight deadlines

What’ll Make You Special

  • Two years of relevant copy editing experience

What You'll Get

  • Excellent benefits package that includes a 401(k) match, medical/dental/vision, and much more
  • Opportunities to participate in professional and personal development programs, including personal empowerment coaching, leadership training and ongoing personal growth training
  • Other incentives, contests and rewards, including trips, event tickets, cash prizes, and more

 

Why We're Different

 

Corporate politics not your strong suit? The anti-corporate culture of Quicken Loans gives our team members the initiative to build solutions together and grow both personally and professionally. At Quicken Loans, we’re in the business of putting roofs over our clients’ heads, but we certainly aren’t putting ceilings on our team members’ careers. If you’re interested in working in a place with a philosophy that’s truly different, apply today.

 

Quicken Loans is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Disclaimer: Quicken Loans received the highest numerical score in the proprietary J.D. Power 2010-2016 Primary Mortgage Origination StudiesSM. 2016 study based on 3,267 total responses measuring 13 lenders and measures opinions of consumers who originated a new mortgage. Proprietary study results are based on experiences and perceptions of consumers surveyed in July-August 2016. Your experiences may vary. Visit jdpower.comQuicken Loans is the #1 online lender and the 3rd largest retail mortgage lender in America – according to National Mortgage News

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