Los Angeles based publisher in need of a professional grammar & punctuation editor with a strong background in English. 5+ years experience in editing or other work in English required with a high affinity and passion for using proper grammar. This is on-site work editing (no on-line editors need apply.) The work is for at least 1-2 years, but probably longer. 40 hours/week is the minimum required, but can put in more hours, if desired. Hours may be flexible (i.e. 9 - 5 every day is not required, as long as at least 40 hours are put in --- except when an occasional deadline must be met. There is a house Style Log, but where something is not covered CMS will prevail.
19 freelancers are bidding on average $22/hour for this job
I have worked as a proof reader for a P.hD student in the past and the experience gained from the rigourous proof reading of a thesis is what makes me the best candidate for the job.