Work At Home Editor/Proofreader

April 15th, 2013

EDIT TO PERFECTION, a growing academic editing business, is seeking Academic Editors for May 2013-April 2014 in the following subjects: Life Sciences, Business, and Humanities.

Ideal candidates will have at least 1-2 years of academic editing experience, familiarity with academic writing, excellent time-management skills and the ability to work well under pressure and independently. Successful candidates will be expected to proofread and edit academic essays in at least one of the aforementioned subjects.

Responsibilities:

  • Reading and re-reading essays for comprehension (prior to editing/proofreading)
  • Editing/proofreading essays within a given time frame
  • Formatting essays according to MLA, APA, AAA, or Chicago Manual of Style
  • Providing necessary tips to clients for improvement
  • Maintaining good communication with the Executive Editor

Education:

  • B.A. in English or Professional Writing

All interested applicants should email their cover letter and résumé to edit.to.perfection@gmail.com by or before April 26, 2013. Please write “Academic Editor position” in the subject line.


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