Freelance Copy Editor Position
We are seeking a freelance copywriter or copy editor to write and/or edit our research and consulting proposals and other reports and materials. We would like to add a talented and experienced professional to our team of dozens of experts to be available on a project basis with the flexibility of providing quick turnaround times, when needed. Your great writing and editing ability will enable us to take our work to an even more professional level.
You will be responsible for writing, editing, and/or proofreading research and consulting proposals and other reports. Proposals range in length but are generally somewhere between 10 and 30 pages. When editing our documents, we would like you to address concerns such as:
• Is the language consistent?
• Is the formatting consistent (e.g. using (1) or 1) or 1.)
• Are cross referenced sections/initiatives consistent?
• Are sentences clear and concise?
• Are there extraneous adjectives?
• Are there sentences or areas in the document that are confusing or unclear?
• Is the document organized in a logical manner?
• Are there any grammar, punctuation or spelling errors?
Necessary Skills and Experience:
• 3-5 years professional copy editing experience
• Well versed in proper grammar, spelling and punctuation according to company standards
• Good communicator
• Ability to maintain confidentiality of work
• Flexibility and quick turnaround times (24-48 hours)
If you are interested in applying we’d love to send you a sample document to proof. Please respond for more details.
28 freelancers are bidding on average $29/hour for this job
Professional writer, editor and researcher specializing in non-fiction (academic, B2B, corporate) materials. Extensive experience (8+ years), superior communication and analytic skills, quality assurance.
I am a detailed and thorough experienced copy editor who works quickly and efficiently. I have edited many different types of publications over the last ten years.
I am a veteran freelance writer with 6 years of professional experience. I have proofread/edited works from 500 word articles to 200,000 word novels. Please see my PM for more details.