Newgen North America is looking for experienced book copy editors to join our pool of freelancers. We are a book production service that specializes in scholarly monographs and contributed volumes. Our office is located in Austin, Texas, but because work will be done remotely, applicants need not reside in Austin.
• Must be intimately familiar with The Chicago Manual of Style
• Must be comfortable working in Microsoft Word, including with its track changes feature
• Two or more years of copyediting experience is preferred; experience with academic/scholarly writing is a plus
• Must pass our copyediting test
This is an ongoing freelance position; however, we are unable to guarantee a specific volume of work. Freelance copy editors are compensated on a per-page basis, and rates vary depending on the publisher and project.