New York City, New York
Commensurate with experience
Jun 19, 2017
Jun 23, 2017
Metro Area
New York
Freelance, Part Time

Reliable, experienced, detail-oriented proofreader needed for quarterly print alumni magazine for Ivy League college. Proofreader will read all PDFs — features, columns, departments and an extensive class notes section — for each issue. Page range is 88–104 per issue. Proofreader will mark up PDFs neatly using standard editing and copyediting marks. Marked-up PDFs must be scanned and returned to editor as PDFs. Turnaround is one to two days per proof. Proofreading takes place over 20 hours during an approximate six-week period each quarter. Job does not include line-editing. Proofreader must learn and follow magazine’s style sheets. Magazine is based in NYC; proofreader need not be local, but must be available M–F, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. EST by phone and/or email. A review of the publication, its mission and its audience will be provided. Job begins on or about August 1, 2017. Please send cover letter and resume to No phone calls, please.