- Book Editors
Freelance/Project Basis (Anywhere)
Kirkus Editorial, the book editing service from the publishers of Kirkus Reviews, is seeking experienced book editors to join our network of freelancers. Ideal candidates will have solid credits and copyediting experience with major trade publishers. Experience editing best sellers or working with best-selling authors a plus. Most work is copyediting and proofreading, though there are some substantive projects as well. Requirements include a proven ability to meet or exceed deadlines, an extensive knowledge of Chicago Manual of Style, proficiency in MS Word, familiarity with digital file transfers, and exceptional contextual intelligence. Experience with and ownership of Adobe Acrobat Pro a major plus.
To learn more about our service, visit our website at kirkusreviews.com/author-services/editorial/.
To apply, please e-mail your resume, credits, and any genre specialties to editingdirector@....