Guidehouse Editing Associate in Boulder, Colorado
Guidehouse is a leading management consulting firm serving the public and commercial markets. We guide our clients forward towards new futures that build trust in society and your professional skills along the journey. Join us at Guidehouse.
As part of an editing team, the editing associate follows established processes, house style guidelines, and company templates to edit and format a high volume of technical reports, Excel files, PowerPoint presentations, blog posts, and other client deliverables in a timely, deadline-oriented fashion. Responsibilities include substantive editing, copyediting, detailed formatting, and other publication production activities for market research reports and client deliverables. The position works with and responds to inquiries from a geographically diverse group of consultants and analysts around the world.
Essential Job Functions
Provide detailed report formatting, substantive editing, and copyediting of a high volume of market research and technical reports (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) to ensure quality and mitigate risk/errors while meeting assigned deadlines
Be highly proficient in the software needed to support editing of non-report files including presentations, blogs, graphics, proposals (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Sitecore), as well as software applications used for internal tracking (Teams and SharePoint)
Diligently handle publication duties for reports, including the creation of PDF files, website pages, and email notifications in a timely manner
Assist consultants and analysts in the use of company templates and style guide
Assist in updating company templates and resources to promote established procedures and industry-leading practices
Coordinate with other team members to ensure high quality reports and other deliverables
Other duties as assigned
Communicate with other team members to ensure consistency and help manage workflow
Work with analysts to identify problems and propose solutions that support company and team goals
Support resource planning for report publication, blog edits, etc.
Bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, or a related field
1-2 years of professional editing experience
Sitecore web content management experience
Solid grammar and copyediting skills, including familiarity with The Chicago Manual of Style
Proficient Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint skills including styles, templates, and charts
Familiarity with Microsoft SharePoint and Teams
Outstanding attention to detail and time management
Strong organizational and online file management skills
Versed in different communication styles including instant messaging, email, MS Teams, etc.
Ability to pass an editing test required
Currently reside in or ability to relocate to the Boulder area
In addition to the above listed requirements:
- Any of the following Editing certifications: ACES, University of Chicago, University of Washington, or similar
The successful candidate must not be subject to employment restrictions from a former employer (such as a non-compete) that would prevent the candidate from performing the job responsibilities as described.
This salary range for this role is $46,000 USD to $55,000 USD depending on experience
Guidehouse is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.
Guidehouse will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco.
If you have visited our website for information about employment opportunities, or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation, please contact Guidehouse Recruiting at 1-571-633-1711 or via email at RecruitingAccommodation@guidehouse.com. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodation.
Guidehouse does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Guidehouse and Guidehouse will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.
Rewards and Benefits
Guidehouse offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.
Medical, Rx, Dental & Vision Insurance
Personal and Family Sick Time & Company Paid Holidays
Parental Leave and Adoption Assistance
401(k) Retirement Plan
Basic Life & Supplemental Life
Health Savings Account, Dental/Vision & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
Short-Term & Long-Term Disability
Tuition Reimbursement, Personal Development & Learning Opportunities
Skills Development & Certifications
Employee Referral Program
Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach
Emergency Back-Up Childcare Program