• Position: Copyeditor, Proofreader and Keynote Formatter
  • Status: Part-time, Part-time, 12–15 hours per week*
  • Location: Virtual position; U.S. and Canadian applicants only
*willing to discuss specific work schedule with candidates

What We Are Looking For:

  • Do you have a heart for reaching people online and through the written word?
  • Do you have an eye for detail and a strong command of grammar?
  • Do you read and enjoy Doug’s blog, books and other content?
  • Are you good at proofreading both printed and online content?
  • Are you able to work from home, while connecting and collaborating with an amazing team of writers and editors?

Position Overview

The members of our proofreading and editing team are responsible for the time-sensitive and accurate editing of Doug Addison’s writing. The candidate for this position will be responsible for proofreading blog posts, articles, books, presentation materials, marketing emails and other printed or online content for Doug and InLight Connection. This position uses a blend of Doug’s personal writing style guide, the Christian Manual of Style, and the Chicago Manual of Style to accurately proofread and edit material that is in alignment with Doug Addison’s messages and language.

Primary Responsibilities and Tasks Include:

Proofreading and Editing

  • Must have mastery of English grammar and written communication.
  • Be able to read copy and transcripts and check for spelling, grammatical and typographical errors.
  • Skilled at writing and fact-checking and able to turn transcripts into reader-friendly content while maintaining the voice, and message of Doug’s content which is prophetic in nature.
  • Must understand the importance of the prophetic message and have a sense of urgency about the timing and accuracy of the prophetic word.

Keynote Formatting and Editing

  • Be able to create a Keynote presentation on an Apple computer (Mac) from speaking notes, utilizing the InLight (in house) Style guide and formatting template.
  • Have experience creating presentation slides for webinars, online courses, and/or other training curriculum.
  • Must have a Mac computer with the Keynote software installed and updated. Keynote formatting and editing includes: creating the Keynote, placing it in the InLight Keynote template, formatting it with Doug’s style preferences, proofreading it, and finalizing it for use.

Team Collaboration & Partnership

While this position is virtual, we are all highly connected, both spiritually and technologically as a team. We use Slack and GoTo Meeting to connect online. You will need to work well both independently and with a team to do what it takes to get the job done. Must be available to participate in regular team meetings and be available to help out in chat on live webcasts and online workshops. The Proofreading and editing team member reports to our Online Operations Manager and works with our writing team to make sure all of Doug’s books, products, and content are published with excellence.

Ideal Candidates Will:

  • Have a resourceful, can-do spirit and “get er done” mentality
  • Be relational and team-minded and energized by a fast-paced environment
  • Be proficient in scheduling social media posts (on CoSchedule) & monitoring Facebook Insights
  • Be passionate about Doug Addison’s message and the ministry and mission of InLight Connection
  • Have strong personal organization skills, with ability to prioritize tasks
  • Have an eye for details, aesthetic and quality photography
  • Be skilled at discerning and writing from the voice of other speakers and organizations
  • Be able to repurpose and tailor messages across platforms and target audiences, while maintaining consistency in branding and voice

Qualifications

  • Specific experience with the software and services listed above.
  • You must own a fast computer with appropriate programs needed to perform the above responsibilities.
  • You must have high-speed Internet with a backup plan in the event your Internet goes down during a critical deadline.
  • You must be resourceful and research or reach out to other companies or contractors as needed to meet deadlines.
  • Five or more years related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Additional Considerations

We recommend that applicants have completed ministry school training and necessary inner healing, along with the experience and background to hold up under the pressures of a busy, active ministry.

Mission of InLight Connection

InLight Connection (InLight) is an Internet-based ministry, which trains people to hear the voice of God and to find and fulfill their destiny. Doug Addison is the President and Founder of InLight Connection, a non-profit 501c(3) corporation.

Doug Addison is a prophetic speaker, author and coach. He is known for his Daily Prophetic Words, Spirit Connection webcast, podcast, and blog. Doug's message of love, hope and having fun reaches people around the world! His powerful, positively funny teaching style and coaching helps open people to discover their destiny and experience God's supernatural love and power. He and his wife Linda live in Los Angeles, California where he is impacting the arts, entertainment and media industries.

Salary

Please read our Careers webpage to discover more about our Core Values and the perks and benefits we offer.
This is an independent contractor position. The pay is hourly and based on experience.

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying for this job, please send the following required information in order to be considered:

  • Cover letter/email describing why you believe you would be a good match for the position (include links to current or past blog posts or online articles you have written, proofed and/or edited)
  • Describe your connection or how you became aware of Doug Addison and InLight Connection
  • Current resume
  • Two personal and two business references with email addresses and phone numbers
  • A sample of a Keynote presentation you have created and formatted. The sample should be at least ten slides long.
  • An original writing sample of your own creation. The sample should be between 250–300 words.

Send all of the above in an email to: jobs@dougaddison.com

Doug
I am excited to share with you our current opportunities to join the InLight Connection Team.

We are committed to helping people hear God’s voice, understand their dreams and experience the supernatural. We also help people discover their unique calling and fulfill their destiny.

If you’re the kind of person who wants to get in alignment with the new things God is doing and partner with us in this, then we’d love to connect with you!
Doug
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