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Freelancer - Language Editor
Experience: 2 - 10 Year(s) Salary: ₹ 300,000 - 600,000 Location: Anywhere in India, India

Last Updated 04/01/2020 View Job

Freelancer - Language Editor

TNQ Technologies | Anywhere in India, India
TNQ Technologies
Over 200 applicants
Experience: 2 - 10 years
Posted On: 19-Mar-2020
Salary: INR 300,000-600,000
Last Date: 30-Apr-2020

About the Job

Why this is a great opportunity for those searching for freelance editing jobs

  • You can telecommute from anywhere. You will also have the flexibility to keep your own work hours as long as you meet the deadlines.
  • You will develop an understanding of the finer points of editing.
  • You will have access to articles on the latest industry trends and publication and writing tips on our learning and discussion platform.
  • You will gain an inside view into the research carried out worldwide
  • No need to relocate

What you will do

  • Edit author manuscript for spelling, grammar, punctuation, clarity and rephrasing sentences as needed
  • Edit and ensure that the document conforms to the publisher’s language and style requirements
  • Language editing of Journals/books with a high emphasis on quality
  • Responsible for doing regular checks of files copyedited by the Editor trainees and give them appropriate feedback specifications
  • Adhere to job-specific instructions and format manuscripts according to the target journal when required
  • Ensure that all subject-specific conventions are followed.

Academic / Professional Qualification. 

  1. Any graduates / Postgraduates
    1. Preferably fromBio-Technology, Biomedical, Bio-Science, Botany, Zoology, Bio-Informatics, Chemistry, Physics, Chemical, Food Technology, Dairy Technology & Pharma
  2. Excellent English skills (Verbal & Written) and an eye for detail are essential
  3. Proficiency in Microsoft Word will be an added advantage, enthusiastic learner and passion for reading/editing.
  4. At least 2 years of experience in copy editing / language editing of books or journals with any reputed publisher with high emphasis on quality.
  5. Hands-on experience/exposure to various style guides and language specifications/requirements
  6. Should be able to read through the manuscript thoroughly, identify inconsistencies and correct it with the consensus of the author
  7. Ability to understand the editorial workflow and copy edit the content in line with the expectations
  8. Demonstrated capabilities of consistency and quality throughout the editing process and meet specified deadlines with high quality
  9. Should have an eye for detail and a high level of commitment for accuracy

Why work with TNQ Technologies?

TNQ is 2100+ people and counting. We provide pre-publishing services to publishers and authors of scientific, technological, medical and scholarly content. So we work with the world's most educated customers from our facilities in Chennai and Coimbatore.

As TNQ regards it, some of the company’s most important customers are its own employees. The 2000+ people in TNQ production enjoy best-of-class automation.

Before making it easy for the people as a company should, TNQ makes it tough. Its recruitment, induction and training processes are rigorous. At any given time 10% of the company's workforce is in training. Genetic to the TNQ culture is Equal Opportunity.

About TNQ Technologies

TNQ Technologies is a publishing technology and services company founded in Chennai, in 1998. TNQ’s technology products and services are widely used by leading publishers of scientific, technical, and medical (STM) books and journals worldwide and through them by several million scholarly authors. They form a comprehensive suite covering authoring, manuscript submission, peer review, proofing, and paging. Today, TNQ has around 2,500+ employees, with an average age of 23. The company also takes part in placement programs at many leading universities such as Anna University, Madras University, and Bharathiar University. The company's mission is to provide the highest quality content for both print and web, using cutting-edge technologies, including artificial intelligence and machine learning, and creative solutions.


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