Professional editors contracted by FirstEditing have advanced degrees, extensive experience in writing and editing, and a history of successfully published books and articles. We offer FREE PROFESSIONAL EDITING SAMPLES to anyone who emails us a portion of their writing.
Please note that we are interested in editors who have:
Extensive Professional Editing Experience - strong references from previous employers and/or clients
A Doctorate Degree - experience in technical editing, theses, dissertations, research, article submissions, etc.
Other Advanced Education - Masters, Bachelors, specific editing courses, proofreading certification, publishing seminars, etc.
Affiliations - membership or participation with editing/writing organizations (see below)
An International Location - serves a time zone outside of the continental North American market, especially those editors located in the UK, South Africa, New Zealand, Australia, Alaska or Hawaii
Requirements and Restrictions:
We will not consider applicants with missing information in their application file.
We will not consider applicants whose applications, cover letters or informal emails include grammar, spelling or punctuation errors.
All applicants must have English as their "mother tongue" and as their PRIMARY language for education.
All applicants must have a minimum of 25 hours weekly available for editing.
All submissions, applications, samples, references, etc. must be submitted electronically via email.
We do NOT provide "manual" editing with pen and paper; thus, you must be computer literate, competent and savvy. Knowledge of Microsoft Word and the Track Changes feature for editing is mandatory.
We maintain an active file of approved editors who have all necessary documentation on file. When an editing position becomes available, we will contact the preferred, pre-qualified editor.
Thank you for considering us! We hope that this comprehensive outline of requests and requirements will assist you in applying to FirstEditing.com.
We look forward to the possibility of working with you.
4 freelances ont fait une offre moyenne de 32 $ /heure pour ce travail
I have excellent editing skills and I am confident that I will do a great job. In case you have any questions, feel free to contact me. All the best, Oana
Hello, May I ask you few questions concerning your project? I think I can handle this project professionally with reference to the information you have already provided. Thanks and welcome.