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Posted June 8, 2021

Freelance Editor – Wordvice

Location:

Remote

Description:

Job Descriptions:
-Edit and proofread academic papers, admissions essays, and other documents for grammar and mechanics issues and ensure natural language and flow of communication
-Retain original intended meaning while making revisions
-Write marginal comments explaining some revisions; include an overall comment to the author
-Respond to order notifications promptly and meet order deadlines; if you have any difficulty meeting a deadline, notify Project Manager immediately and in advance of the deadline
-Reply to clients and answer any questions they may have regarding their document

Basic Qualifications:
-Native fluency in English
-Be enrolled in or have completed a graduate degree program
-Minimum two years’ professional editing experience
-Knowledge and application of various formatting styles such as APA, AMA, MLA, and Chicago
-Advanced proficiency with MS Word and its “track changes” feature
-Strong technical writing skills

Preferred Qualifications:
-Have previous experience at a professional editing company
-Have an educational background or have experience in medicine, engineering, or other biomedical and natural science domain
-Be able to meet frequent deadlines
-Be passionate about writing and editing

Conditions:
Freelance, part-time
Pay rate: Please include the expected pay rate in the application

To Apply:

https://wordvice.com/career/editor/

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