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Proofreader


1/21/2015

careers@faithlife.com

Faithlife Corporation is seeking a part-time Proofreader to join our Mobile Education department.

The ideal candidate

  • Loves grammar and syntax
  • Is succinct
  • Listens well
  • Has a passion for learning
  • Abandons reading poorly edited books
  • Enjoys editing something due in half an hour
  • Knows when and how to use an en dash
  • Can spot a double space after a period
  • Can’t get enough of Merriam-Webster’s Usage Dictionary
  • Reads style guides for entertainment
  • Knows what’s new in the 16th edition of The Chicago Manual of Style
  • Can flawlessly shift between multiple style guides
  • Is very knowledgeable about biblical books, periods, themes, and genres

Job Duties Include

  • Serving as final proofreader on course transcripts
  • Copyediting for grammar, usage, and style
  • Copyediting quizzes, midterms, and final exams

Please send a résume, cover letter, and two 500-word-or-less writing samples to careers@faithlife.com In your cover letter, please identify the optional grammatical element in the previous sentence and indicate which style guides do or do not use it.

* We will not consider applications for remote employment or telecommuting.