SUBMITTED TO WRITERSWEEKLY VIA EMAIL on 8/3/12 by Lynda Lotman.
Book-Editing.com needs FICTION specialists (mainstream and genre) who can perform ALL of the following services: -- developmental editing, copyediting / line editing, proofreading, fact checking
Editors work directly with clients, remain freelance/independent contractors, and set their own rates.
Please review our web site before applying (www.book-editing.com
Qualified applicants will be sent several short editing and proofreading tests. Failed tests are not marked and returned.
BOOK EDITING ASSOCIATESAPPLY2012@BOOK-EDITING.COM
You must be 100% freelance (no day job).
You must be willing to work with inexperienced writers who are willing
to learn the craft.
5+ years of editing experience and a track record of published fiction
that you have edited.
Ability to check e-mail several times each day (including once per day
Consistent availability (This is a high-volume network. Do not apply if
you tend to stay busy and are only looking for "fill in" work.)
English must be your first language.
How to apply:
Send resume and list of FICTION books edited to Apply2012@Book-Editing.com
Preference will be given to applicants who intend to commit long-term,
submit a bio written in third person (see examples on site), and provide
verifiable feedback/references from clients (published writers). Resumes
without book lists will not be considered.