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Title: Copy Editor
Date Posted: 2017-07-17
Location: Sterling, VA

This is a remote position that requires a flexible schedule.

The candidate will be responsible for using publication styles such as GPO, AP, and CMS to perform copy editing, including editing grammar, punctuation, spelling, clarity, usage, and format. The candidate will format intricate documents including lengthy text, complex tables, images, and flow charts using templates and styles. The candidate will prepare these documents for print and web publication. Additional responsibilities include handling multiple editing jobs at once, tracking the status of each job, preparing weekly reports, proofreading for quality control, and estimating the level of effort needed for individual jobs. The candidate will report to the project manager.


- Bachelor Degree in English, Professional Writing, or Communications

- Minimum of 5 years' experience as copy editor

- Excellent communication, organization, and time-management skills

- Expert in Microsoft Word, including both editing and formatting

- Experience working with technical documents

- Working knowledge of GPO, AP, and CMS

- Working knowledge of Adobe Acrobat

- Knowledge of Adobe InDesign is a plus

Job Type: Part-time

Required Education: Bachelor Degree

Please visit our website at www.weris-inc.com.

Weris, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer.

Job Type: Part-time

Required education:

- Bachelor's

Required experience:

- Copy Editing: 5 years

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Company: Weris, Inc.
Contact person: Not mentioned
Contact information: info@weris-inc.com (DO NOT APPLY VIA THIS EMAIL ADDRESS)