We are a content development company having about 100 writers and 25 editors working with us. We are planning to expand our team now and are looking for excellent editors to join our team. You shall be paid at USD 3 per 500 words for editing work, and there shall an uninterrupted flow of work. As of now, our fulltime editors earn about USD 3,000 per month (the editor who earned the most from us in December 2017 earned about USD 5,000 working for long hours).
While working with us, we shall require you to:
(a) Get rid of all grammatical and sentence construction errors from the files we assign (rigorous editing may be required in some files),
(b) Ensure that the file (after your editing) is in the ready-to-deliver state,
(c) Ensure that all the given requirements have been closely followed,
(d) Give productive feedback to the writers,
(e) Turn in the assignments on timely basis,
(f) Be available as and when required to when urgently on any given file (this is a rare request, but you may see this frequently if the team is working on some work requiring urgent delivery),
(g) Be available to work on your off-days (again, this is a rare request, but you may see it once in a while when we require your help urgently),
(h) Work in an environment where you are certain not to get distracted,
(i) Have a proper internet connection (preferably, you must have a backup internet connection as well, in case your primary internet connection fails), and
(j) Maintain your report of errors that are commonly made by the writers.
We expect you to work on fulltime basis, but people wanting to work on parttime basis are also welcome to place their bid / send their proposal. Please note that we might be super-busy during the interview stage due to which we are usually not open to bargaining about the price. If you think that you might not be comfortable in the above-mentioned pay, please do not bid / send your proposal. Also, just to give you an idea, you shall be paid via Milestones, which shall be set up at the beginning of each week. We release the funds on every Monday for all of the approved work.
31 freelancers are bidding on average $6/hour for this job
I used to edit some works, and I've had a private study on editing with my lecturer which improves my skill on editing. Mostly, I have the time to spare daily, it'll be good if I spend it productively