Versant (est. 2004), a virtual organization that provides continuing education services to healthcare nurses, is hiring a Freelance Copy Editor.
- Ensure documents are written in accordance with the Versant Style Guide.
- Check over final drafts to ensure they’re free of errors and makes adjustments as needed.
- Correct grammatical, punctuation and spelling errors
- Double check that names, places, and organizations adhere to the Versant Style Guide
- Concepts expressed are in a logical, sequential manner
- Ensure proper tense, voice or the spelling of certain words is correct
- Ensure the writing is easy to read and fits the Versant Style Guide
- Check all illustrations and photos are relevant to the text
- BA or BS required MA or MS preferred
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Acrobat
- Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly and concisely, verbally and in writing
- Strict attention to detail
- Excellent listening skills
- Adheres to deadline requirements
Location: Versant is a virtual organization. Successful applicants will understand the advantages from working remotely, have a good Internet connection, and a quiet space to video chat and share your screen.