Freelance copyeditors and/or proofreaders are needed to work from home for the second-fastest-growing independent book publisher in the U.S.
Required Skills/Knowledge: Meticulous attention to detail and highly organized. Ability to meet strict deadlines and work independently. Strong writing, copyediting, and proofreading skills. Commitment to quality, accuracy, and professionalism. Knowledge of the Chicago Manual of Style, standard proofreading marks, and Track Changes in MS Word. Knowledge of the electronic proofreading process in Adobe Acrobat is a plus. Experience Needed: Proven track record of successful copyediting and proofreading (classes are a plus). Previous publishing experience in editorial, managing editorial, and/or production. Professional experience in any of our categories is a plus (business, sports, and outdoor living, in particular). Educational Background Required: Bachelors Degree.
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