Quality Controller

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka, Zambia
  • Applications have closed

Shorthorn Printers Limited

1.     QUALITY CONTROLLER  (1 position)

Job Purpose: To undertake planning, monitoring and evaluation of the Company’s projects and programmes in order to ensure effective implementation and attainment of set objectives.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Proofread documents and seek clarification from team when necessary;
  • Rewrite text to improve clarity and readability;
  • Ensure smooth flow of ideas in the text;
  • Correct spelling, grammar, and punctuation errors in the text;
  • Check accuracy of information such as dates and statistics;
  • Examine the text for style, readability, and compliance with editorial policies;
  • Arrange photos and articles page layouts;
  • Write blurbs, headlines and straplines.
  • Submit tracked edits and changes to clients and Production Manager.
  • Ability to write persuasively and clearly.
  • A high degree of attention to detail.
  • Good personal organisational skills, including time management, and ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure.
  • A high degree of flexibility and adaptability in order to respond to changing needs.
  • Fluency or high proficiency in English writing.
  • Must have 4 years work experience preferably in the Printing industry.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience

  • Full Grade 12 / GCE certificate
  • Diploma in Journalism, Proofreading, Printing or its equivalent
  • A registered member of a specialized professional body with 3 years’ work experience
  • Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Office suite
  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills

Method of Application

Send an application via email ONLY  to [email protected]

Your application should consist of a cover letter and CV with three    references and addresses and contact information.

Closing Date: 18th November, 2022.


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