Editing and Proofreading for scientific, technical and health related articles
Job posted at: Sep 27, 2019 10:17 GMT (GMT: Sep 27, 2019 10:17) Job type:
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I’m reaching out to you today to discuss your availability for a potential project that would consist in Editing and proofreading services for scientific, technical and medical reports and journals.
• The assignment will be to support the editorial team with delivery of final articles ready for publication.
• The expected level of editing should be a mixture of copy editing, resizing/reformatting graphics as necessary in Microsoft Word, Excel or PPT format and final proof reading based on the house style.
• The articles will be of 3,000-6,000 words on average and will require on average two to three rounds of editing i.e. sending manuscripts to authors and agreeing on changes in the text are needed until a manuscript is in its pre-final stage.
We are looking for trained editing professionals who have experience in providing editing and proofreading services of scientific and technical texts preferably health or public-health-related.
Candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent and be a native-speaker level of English or a C2 level in English.
Proficiency in using style guides, working with MS Office applications and implementing an MS Office template designed and provided by a customer is also required for this project.
If you think you would be a good match for this project, please forward your updated CV (preferably in Europass format), including your editing experience with as much detail as possible for the last 3 years as well as your rate/1000 words to [HIDDEN]
Please note that you will have to provide a list of a few editing projects that you took part in, as well as an anonymised example of your work, if requested.
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Subject field: Medical (general)
Quoting deadline: Oct 3, 2019 23:00 GMT
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