Telecommute Editor and Proofreader

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Job Category: Editing

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Employment Status: Independent Contractor

Employer Type: Staffing Agency

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Bachelors

Job Summary

A staffing company is in need of a Telecommute Editor and Proofreader.

Core Responsibilities Include:

  • Performing proofreading, copyediting, and substantive editing
  • Tracking changes feature in Word 2016 on the PC
  • Passing a preliminary assessment using APA style before the first assignment

Position Requirements Include:

  • Education Level: BA or MA preferably in English or a related field
  • Must be able to perform proofreading, copyediting, and substantive editing using the track changes feature in Word 2016 on the PC
  • Must be proficient in APA, GPO, and/or AP styles and able to pick up other styles quickly
  • Must be able to pass a preliminary assessment using APA style before the first assignment
  • MS Word 2016, online editing, skill in APA, GPO, and/or AP styles
  • Must have 5 or more years of experience in a publication/production department