Copy Editor - Fully Remote/Off-site

Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 3 Months
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $27/hour
Our healthcare focused association client in Washington, DC is looking for a Copy Editor to join their team on a 20 hour a week contract for a 2-3 month contract with possibility to extend.

This position is fully remote - ideally working Wed-Fridays.

Duties of the Copy Editor:
- Write, proofread and copy edit documents for a weekly newsletter
- Edit manuscripts for grammatical and structural changes to comply with brand guidelines and standards
- Correct reference lists and formats of tables and charts
- Rewrite passages for clarity
- Lead small editing projects
- Work with authors to correct stylistic problems

Requirements of the Copy Editor:
- Bachelor's degree
- 5+ years of copyediting experience
- Experience copy editing medical or scientific related content highly preferred
- Experience working directly with authors

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Bailey.O'

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