Work at Home Freelance Developmental Editor in Charleston

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: South Carolina

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Job Category: Editing

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Employment Status: Independent Contractor

Employer Type: Employer

Weekly Hours: Part Time

Job Details

A publishing company is in need of a Work at Home Freelance Developmental Editor in Charleston.

Must be able to:

  • Identify gaps in content and supply or describe the needed copy to the author
  • Rewrite and restructure paragraphs and sentences to improve ow
  • Guide authors through the creative outline process

Must meet the following requirements for consideration:

  • Exceptional writing, editing, grammar, spelling and communication skills
  • Minimum of two years developmental editing and line editing experience
  • Working knowledge of The Chicago Manual of Style 16th Edition
  • Must have high level of competency in Microsoft Word and Track Changes
  • Strong ability to engage and motivate clients to achieve their publishing goals
  • Excellent listening and interpretation skills and capacity for interactive collaboration with clients