Copy Editor and Proofreader for a Therapy Course Provider in Australia (Home Based Part Time)

Copy Editor and Proofreader for a Therapy Course Provider in Australia (Home Based Part Time)

Virtual Coworker
Other - Philippines
3 - 10 Years
Not Specified

Job Description

Company Information:

The Company is an international training provider in the holistic well-being industry.
They create courses for holistic therapists which are used by independent training organizations all over the world.
They are moving into book publishing.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

Check documents and correct any errors of grammar, spelling and punctuation
Ensure consistency in hyphenation, capitalization, formatting of references, etc
Check documents for correct in factual detail
Create or add to bibliographies
Other administrative tasks as needed

Must Haves:

Will need a scrupulous approach to detailed work.
  • A high level of skill in written English, including spelling, grammar, and punctuation.
  • Motivation to work on their own, and to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to stay focused throughout an entire document, which may be long and technical.
  • Must enjoy working on many different types of documents. Will be working with courses and also books.

Must be experienced with the following computer programs:
  • Grammarly
  • Microsoft Office Suite - Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, Publisher, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
  • PDF

Will be required to edit Microsoft Word documents in English UK and also in English USA

Nice to Haves:

A qualification in editing in English language would be a deal clencher! :-)

Work Schedule: 9:00 am to 2:00 pm - Brisbane

Home Office Requirements:
  • Fixed internet connection (Broadband, DSL, Cable, Fiber) of at least 5 MBPS (Not allowed: Prepaid wifi, dongle and mobile data)
  • Up to date Laptop or Desktop with Windows 8 or Mac OS X
  • Perfectly working headset and webcam
  • Quiet room to work with no distractions or background noises
  • A backup plan if the power goes out or if your internet connection becomes unstable during your shift

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About Virtual Coworker

Work-life balance. This is what Virtual Coworker offers alongside the opportunities to work with international clients from Australia, New Zealand, US, Canada, and the UK right from your own home. Virtual Coworker has been providing #TrabaHome opportunities to Filipino home based professionals since 2011. We offer full time and part time roles to Virtual Assistants, Web Developers, Digital Marketing Managers, Lead Generation, Customer Service, Bookkeepers, and many more.

Why Join Virtual Coworker

• We provide opportunities from top global clients to Filipino professionals.
• Our processes are designed to make your work-life easy and stress-free.
• A contract and letter of offer are issued upon hiring to secure your position.
• We’re always available to assist and help resolve any work-related matters.
• Payrolls are processed on time, every time, using our reliable payroll system.
• We offer long term, stable work opportunities on a part time or full time basis.

About Recruiter

Virtual Coworker has been successfully providing home based jobs to Filipinos since 2011. Our recruiters do not only source and endorse applicants, but we also provide well-targeted and pre-qualified candidates. Our recruiters make sure that applicants are screened based on industry, skills and job function, specialization, salary range, and other working preferences. Our goal in recruitment is to bridge the need of our international clients to the preferences of our candidates as we aim to offer long term and stable work opportunities on a part time or full time basis to our contractors.

Ready to join us These are the must-haves:

• Good to excellent English communication skills.
• A suitable home office or dedicated workspace.
• Readiness and discipline to work from home independently.
• Verified background and solid work experience in your chosen field.
• Stable internet connection and up to date computer or laptop model.

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