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Posted June 4, 2019

Freelance STM Research Journal Copyeditor (Physical Sciences) – MPS North America

Location:

Remote

Description:

MPS North America, a leading provider of editorial and composition services to the STM journal community, is now recruiting freelance copyeditors for scientific research journal articles, with a current focus on Physical Sciences. The work involves copyediting articles to style for a major publishing house. The following skills and qualifications must be demonstrated:

Essential
• A good BSc in a scientific subject (Ecology, Environmental science, Chemistry, Geology, Botany, Agronomy, Soil science, Biology, Medicine, Physics and any other natural/physical science)
• Research journal copyediting experience
• Native English speakers with an excellent grasp of grammar and good language skills
• Computer literate
• Excellent attention to detail

Desirable
• Additional copyediting experience
• Experience with web-based editing platforms (DigiEdit or similar)
• Postgraduate scientific qualifications
• Proofreading/copy-editing qualifications

All applicants will be required to complete a copyediting test, successful applicants will then receive full training in MPS software and publisher style.

To Apply:

copyedit-us@mpslimited.com

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