recipes and cookbooks
Callisto Media (http://www.callistomedia.com) is looking for freelance development editors, copyeditors, and proofreaders with experience working on recipes and cookbooks. Experience with health and diet cookbooks is a plus.
We pay competitive project and per-hour rates and are constantly putting out interesting new titles.
Callisto’s production cycle is very quick. Turnaround times range from 2-3 days for proofing to 2 weeks for editing 30,000-word books. Applicants must be able to work on extremely tight deadlines.
Applicants must have the following qualifications:
- An established freelance history of development editing, copyediting and/or proofreading for book publishers.
- Experience editing recipes and cookbooks.
- Experience editing in electronic formats (Word/PDF).
- A mastery of styles and their documentation.
- Consistent availability. Available to start working immediately.
- A strong work ethic and incredible attention to detail.
- Strict adherence to deadlines.
While we are based in Berkeley, CA, this is an out-of-office freelance position and you can work from any location and/or time zone.
If you are interested in this position, please send an email with the position(s) you are applying for in the subject line, your resume, and a cover letter that describes your fit for this position to jobs@.... We will follow up with all qualified candidates.