Contract Copyeditor, Copyediting Newsletter, Telecommute
- Copyeditor, Copyediting Newsletter
"Copyediting" newsletter is currently in need of a contract copyeditor. Beyond being a steady contract, this position offers tremendous bragging rights. As you might imagine, an audience of copyeditors is one of the toughest to write and edit for. Your skills must be impeccable.
Description: Be part of the team that rigorously copyedits the bimonthly "Copyediting" newsletter. Edit for grammar, style, punctuation, spelling, usage, and correctness. Closely adhere to deadlines.
Experience required: Five-plus years of copyediting experience, preferably with print newsletters. Must have proficient knowledge of language and editing to ensure subject matter is correct. Must have working knowledge of Chicago Manual of Style, 16th ed.
Technology required: MS Word, Adobe Acrobat, e-mail
Pay rate: $30/hour
Applicants will be asked to take an editing test.
Send your resume and a cover letter to Erin Brenner at editor@....