Freelance Editors- Medicine, Dentistry, Pharma, Materials Sci, Physical Sciences, Psychology

3 days left

Worldwide - Telecommute
Up to 4000 USD monthly
Sep 30, 2016
Oct 28, 2016
Result Type
Position Type
Part Time

Cactus Communications engages a global team of highly skilled editors who are experts in various academic fields. CACTUS is honoured to be ranked 15th on the 2016 list of Top 100 Companies for Remote/Freelance Jobs (Forbes Article). We’re currently looking for specialist freelance copyeditors and substantive editors.

What you will do

  • Edit manuscripts such that the final text is in standard scientific English and is free of unclear or unidiomatic sentences
  • Adhere to job-specific instructions and format manuscripts according to the target journal when required
  • Ensure that all subject-specific conventions are followed

What you need

  • A Post Doc/PhD/Master's/Bachelor's degree or expertise in one or more specialized subject areas in the life sciences, physical sciences and engineering, healthcare, medicine and surgery, and social sciences
  • Excellent English editing skills and attention to detail (prior editing experience would be great)

Why this is a great opportunity

  • Flexibility to determine your schedule and work hours 
  • Potential to earn USD 1200-4000 per month (based on regular availability) 
  • Additional fees of up to 20%
  • No need to relocate. As this is a freelance opportunity, we invite candidates from any location to apply.