How do I get a freelance editor job?

How to work as an Online Book Editor… is always accepting online editor applications for upcoming available positions.

All editors must have a minimum of 5 years editing experience PLUS formal training and/or education.

Editors must have ENGLISH as their mother-tongue and primary academic language.

Solid references and samples of work must be provided.

Preferences are given to freelance editing applicants with the following:


  1. Extensive professional editing experience with solid references from previous employers
  2. A doctorate degree
  3. Advanced education – Masters, Bachelors, specific editing courses, proofreading certification, etc.
  4. Affiliation, membership or participation in editing organizations, writing associations, etc.
  5. An international location which serves a time zone outside of the continental North American market, especially those editors located in New Zealand, Australia, Alaska, or Hawaii

To apply for an online editing job

  • Please contact us via email if you are looking for a job and we will send you the application form.
  • Applications that are incomplete or include writing errors will be discarded.
  • Please note that we will contact you for an interview when an editing opportunity becomes available.
  • All qualified and desirable applications are kept on file.

Contact Us

We will respond within 24 hours if not immediately!

Tollfree: 1-888-631-7120

USA: +1 (646) 201-9349

United Kingdom: +44 (0) 19 0254 47 47
New Zealand: +64 4280 7467
Australia: +61 26 140 3372