Position Summary: Content Editors are responsible for detecting and correcting errors in written documents. Their role also involves making corrections on written text using special marks which are standard and recognized in the printing and publishing industry. Roles and Responsibilities: Read and evaluate written text for grammatical and typographical error Compare typeset proofs against original copy to identify errors or omission Use word processors and other specialized software to make changes on typeset documents Evaluate the dimensions of page elements such as images, text spacing and positioning to ensure they conform to set specifications Ensure page numbers are in the right order and not repeated or omitted Analyze documents to ensure chapter titles match list of contents Use symbols which are standard and recognized by printing and publishing companies Mark corrections highlighted by editors/authors and ensure they reflect on the master set proofing Rephrase written text to ensure document structure and content are consistent Stay abreast with grammatical development as well as new terminologies in a language Ensure illustrations are suitably captioned and referenced Contact authors directly to clarify grammatical inconsistencies related to style and text choice Forward proofread materials for approval and publication Ensure project is completed within set time constraints.
Are you looking for a fulltime job opportunity that does not require you to commute to the office? At CACTUS, you can join a team of highly skilled editors who are experts in various academic fields. We’re currently hiring Editors for a full-time work-from-home position in the Medicine, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences & Engineering, and Humanities & Social Sciences. What you will do? Edit manuscripts written by non-native authors to ensure that the final text is in standard scientific English and is free of unclear or unidiomatic sentences Adhere to specific instructions and format manuscripts according to the target journal Understand client and industry requirements and adapt your working approach accordingly Manage deadlines and ensure high quality standards What do you need? A degree (bachelor’s, master’s, PhD, etc.) in any stream Ability to multitask and work under tight timelines Ability to review and critique scientific literature Excellent written English skills and attention to detail Familiarity with MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
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