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Freelance editors

Proof Master is a rapidly growing online editing agency. We offer a range of editing services to students and businesses and are looking for freelance editors with good attention to detail to join our team.

What are you going to do

We are looking for freelance editors to join the Proof Master Team for our busy summer period. We have vacancies for short-term freelance/summer work, as well as longer term if you wish to work with us on a more regular basis. 

August & September are busy months for us and mostly consist of longer documents such as PhD theses and dissertations. We ask applicatants to be familiar with the expectations of academic work and be comfortable using the Microsoft Word Track Changes function to make edits. 

Our editors work on a freelance basis, meaning they can work from home and accept as much or as little work as they wish. You will need regular access to a laptop/computer with Microsoft Word as well as stable Internet to return documents.

We ask that applicants have keen attention to detail, can meet tight deadlines, are native English speakers (you do not have to currently be residing in the UK) and have attended UK Higher Education.

Upon application, you will receive two tests to complete. These are all marked by our Editing Director. Should you score highly on these tests, you will be invited to join the team. You will then be added to our pool of editors and be free to start accepting work.

We are looking to hire immediately, therefore, the first round of applicants will be contacted on Monday; the 22nd and every week thereafter. 

 

 

What we offer

  • Proofreading
  • Copy editing
  • Tutor style feedback

What we ask:

  • At least finished university degree
  • Experience editing academic work
  • Editing speed of at least 1000 words per hour
  • Able to work Microsoft Word and have a valid subscription to Office 2010 onwards
  • Native English speaker
  • Keen attention to detail

Extra information

Education Level
University
Location
Nationwide
Working hours per week
10 - 30
Type of Contract
Casual / Part Time Jobs, Evening Job, Weekend
Salary indication
Between £10.00 and £16.00 Per Hour
Responsible for
Proofreading and editing services
Type of Job
Admin / Secretarial, Teaching / Instructors / Guides
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
No
Car Preferred
No
Must be eligible to work in the EU
No
Cover Letter Required
No
Languages
English

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