Apex CoVantage (est. 1988), a media company that makes content more searchable, is seeking Freelance Copy Editors to conduct line editing on academic nonfiction books.
Subjects vary, from philosophy to history, to sociology to fashion. Although the company prefers to work with copy editors who are specialists in a subject, the staff will consider applicants who are familiar with the rules and canons of academic writing.
Qualified applicants should possess impeccable English writing and communication skills and be familiar with using multiple editorial styles, including APA, MLA, and CMOS.
Copy editors will be line editing in MS-Word. All deadlines must be met.
Compensation: based on the project’s complexity and budget. Average rates are $1.60 per page.
Applicants will need to pass a copy editing test to be considered for work.