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Grammer Editing

Editor

As an editor with us at Jack Wild Publishing, you'll be at the heart of our commitment to delivering high-quality literary works that resonate with readers. If you possess a keen eye for detail, a passion for enhancing narratives, and a dedication to maintaining the integrity of each author's voice, we invite you to join our team. Collaborate with talented authors, shape engaging content, and play a pivotal role in our mission to create literary experiences that captivate and inspire. Join us in ensuring that every story we share is a testament to the power of meticulous editing and storytelling craftsmanship at Jack Wild Publishing.

Responsibilities & Requirements

Location: Remote

Hours: 5-10 hours per week, as needed

Responsibilities:

Are you a skilled and detail-oriented editor with a passion for refining written works into polished literary gems? Join our esteemed team at Jack Wild Publishing and contribute your expertise to shaping the narratives that captivate our readers. We're seeking an experienced Editor to collaborate with us on a project-based basic, ensuring the quality and coherence of our published content. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Reviewing manuscripts for grammar, syntax, spelling, and punctuation errors.

  • Ensuring consistent style and tone throughout the manuscript.

  • Providing constructive feedback to authors on plot, character development, and narrative structure.

  • Editing for clarity, coherence, and overall flow of the content.

  • Collaborating with authors to refine dialogue, descriptions, and storytelling elements.

  • Fact-checking and verifying accuracy of information presented in the manuscript.

  • Ensuring adherence to publishing guidelines and industry standards.

  • Delivering polished and refined manuscripts that are ready for publication.
     

Requirements:

  • Proven experience as an editor and/or a Bachelor's Degree in Communications, Journalism, or English.

  • Strong command of grammar, syntax, and editorial guidelines.

  • Ability to provide constructive feedback while maintaining the author's voice.

  • Attention to detail and an eye for consistency.

  • Strong communication skills for collaborating with authors and the publishing team.

  • Proficiency in using editing software and tools. 

  • Commitment to meeting project deadlines and maintaining a high level of quality.

Compensation

You will be employed as an Independent Contractor. You maintain the autonomy to manage your own work schedule, allowing you to balance your professional commitments with personal pursuits, such as additional employment, education, or personal projects. While you operate independently, you remain an integral part of our collaborative team, contributing your talents to our collective success. Jack Wild Publishing is committed to a transparent and flexible payment structure. We understand that each project, sale, and client engagement for each position at Jack Wild Publishing is unique and our payment system reflects this dynamic approach. Payments to our Independent Contractors are processed seamlessly through PayPal, ensuring a secure and convenient transaction process. Your earnings are directly tied to the projects you complete, the sales generated from your work, and the number of clients you are actively collaborating with. This provides a fair and rewarding experience. 

Working at Jack Wild Publishing

Working at Jack Wild Publishing offers a flexible experience. Whether you're seeking the freedom to work remotely from the comfort of your own home or explore different corners of the world, we provide an environment that supports your remote work aspirations. Your responsibilities and work hours will be tailored to the projects we have and the number of clients we're working with at any given time, ensuring a workload that fits your schedule. This role is perfect for individuals looking to pair it with another job, pursue education, or manage family commitments. As part of our team, you'll find a balance between independent work and collaborative efforts. While you'll spend a significant amount of time working autonomously, you will also be an essential member of our team, contributing your unique skills to our shared goals. We hold occassional online meetings and conferences to foster connection and alignment, allowing you to engage with colleagues and stay up-to-date on our collective progress. Join us at Jack Wild Publishing and experience a flexible, collaborative, and enriching work environment that adapts to your life's unique demands.

Ready to join our team?
Send your resume and a cover letter to support@jackwildpublishing.com.

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