Part-Time Editing Assistant

New York
Jan 08, 2014
Feb 07, 2014
Danilo Vuko
Part Time
NY Book Editors is a start-up that pairs independent authors with top tier editors, providing mentorship and guidance throughout the writing process. Our goal is to improve the author’s craft as well as the manuscript at hand. We’re looking for a can-do assistant who understands writers and would enjoy guiding them through the editing process.


- Guide authors through the editing process via email/phone
- Work with top tier, former senior editors and see how they improve a manuscript
- Learn new things such as how to edit video, make a system more efficient, and how to provide the best customer service
- Assist with the creation of new products, brainstorm on improved site design, etc.
- Assume responsibilities that have an immediate and far-reaching impact on the start-up
- Contribute to the social media feeds
- enjoy a flexible schedule
- work remotely 3 days/wk.


If interested, please fill out the survey at

There will be a two week paid test-run. If we’re the right fit for you, you’ll join on a part-time basis for 15hrs/week, 3 hrs/day. The position may become full-time.

Please note: Preference will be given to candidates who are based in NYC. 2 days/week will be spent in the office.

Please fill out the survey at and email your resume to A cover letter is not necessary!

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