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Thursday, January 24, 2019

Copy Editors

BETAH is seeking seasoned copy editors and proof-readers to support our government client. This is a part-time, seasonal, remote position. Candidates need to have meticulous attention to detail with the goal of leaving a very light footprint while correcting errors in grammar, spelling, punctuation, and ensuring consistent formatting (substantive editing is not required). Editors are expected to handle a high-volume of work under very tight deadlines.

The ideal candidate is a seasoned professional seeking to work a flexible “on-call” schedule with availability during the peak peer review season, typically from May to September. Editors should be able to devote a minimum of 20 hours per week during the peak editing season.

Required skills include:
  • Proficiency using Microsoft Office Applications
  • Editing in Word utilizing track changes
  • Expertise editing documents containing highly technical subject matter and terminology
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to strictly adhere to client-specific guidelines and procedures

Education Requirements:
BA/BS Required

*All candidates must be US Citizens, and some assignments may require candidates to obtain a Public Trust Clearance.

Qualified candidates should submit a resume and salary requirements to

BETAH Associates, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or any other non-merit factor.