JOE - June 2014

Cactus Communications, Inc.
Academic Editing
Editing Team
Specialist Editor [Remote, Contractual]
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Specialist Editor [Remote, Contractual]
Section: 6 -- Other Nonacademic (Temporary, Part-Time, Non-Salaried, Consulting, Etc.)
Locations: other, USA
other, United Kingdom
other, Canada
other, India
other, Singapore
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Keywords: economics, econometrics, Keynesian economics, statistics, game theory, macroeconomics, microeconomics, economic modeling, spatial economics, labor economics, public economics, statistical analysis,
Deadline Information: Ongoing recruitment for freelancers specializing in economics & statistics
Deadline Date: 12/2014

JOE ID Number: 201406_400465

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
Cactus Communications ( is a pioneer in language services, serving more than 60,000 clients across 116 countries. We're currently looking for specialist freelance copy editors and substantive editors specializing in economics and statistics.

Here's what we're looking for in applicants:
-- Exceptional command of the English language: grammar, punctuation, and idiomatic expressions
-- At least two years of experience with editing scientific manuscripts
-- At least PhD/Masters' degree and expertise in Economics and Statistics
-- Familiarity with TeX/LaTeX editing software

Job Responsibilities:
Our editors are assigned work in their area of expertise, and compensation is based on the manuscript length and the service level they have been signed up for. Editors can choose their preferred job hours. The assignments are typically research manuscripts of varying levels of difficultly; many of our clients have an ESL background.

Our in-house quality assurance team maintains a friendly, professional relationship with our remote editing staff; we are in touch often, passing on updates and regular feedback.

Note: Since these are freelance positions, and NOT employment, job hours are flexible. Also, since we receive a huge number of applications, we get back to only shortlisted applicants.
Application Instructions:

To apply: Please send in your CV along with a cover letter to

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