Position: Editor | YouAccel
updated May 2021

Position: Editor

This position is part of the YouAccel distributed-flex program. This means candidates can work from our satellite office or entirely remotely from a location of their convenience.
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Job Description

YouAccel seeks an Editor who is proficient in English, to assist with editing and proof-reading articles, lecture videos, and other educational content. The ideal candidate works well independently, is self-motivated, and is showcases an aptitude for imagination and creativity.

Key Responsibilities

  • Read copy or proof to detect and correct errors in spelling, punctuation, and syntax.

  • Prepare, rewrite and edit copy to improve readability of content.

  • Verify facts, dates, and statistics, using standard reference sources.

  • Develop story or content ideas, considering reader or audience appeal.

  • Read, evaluate and edit manuscripts or other materials submitted for publication and confer with authors regarding changes in content, style or organization, or publication.

  • Proofread, edit and improve training material and presentations

  • Cooperate and liaise with designers, photographers, advertising reps, writers, artists etc.

  • Meet deadlines and budget requirements

  • Oversee layout (artwork, design, photography) and check content for accuracy and errors

Qualifications Required

Some relevant working experience as an editor.

Strong writing/editing/proofreading skills and an excellent portfolio.

Hands on experience with MS Office and InDesign, Photoshop or other publishing tools.

Proven familiarity with SEO and social media best practices.

Excellent written skills in English.

An eye for detail along with critical thinking.

Prioritizing and multitasking.

To Apply

Follow the three simple steps below to apply.

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Click the Apply button. Sign In or Register an account. Select a Resume. If you don't have a resume on file, follow the prompts to upload one.

Upload a Sample file.

Applying as a content contributor, writer, or blogger? Follow the steps in the "Welcome Package for Content Creators" to upload a sample file.

Track your Application

Track feedback regarding your application in the "Sent Applications" tab. Alerts are updated in real-time

Why Join the Team?

YouAccel offers the best rated courses from instructors & Contributors around the Globe. In total, YouAccel team members teach over 3 Million students spanning over 130 countries, and 5 continents. We're also very active on social media, with a loyal fan base. When you join the team, you're part of a rapidly growing community.

Distinguished Contributors.

YouAccel contributors have been featured in several mainstream publications for their achievements. This Includes:

Matthew Rolnick

Yaymaker, Forbes

60,000+ Students

Renee Sylvestre-Williams

Strategist, Forbes

Bryan Guerra

Digital Marketing

400,000+ Students

Mark Timberlake

Photographer

200,000+ Students

Philomena timberlake

Digital Marketing

100,000+ Students

Stephen Mather

Coach, Instructor

200,000+ Students

Jonny Burgoyne

App Developer

300,000+ Students

Mark Wahlbeck

CEO Deveslopes, LLC

500,000+ Students

Jason Brewer

iOS Engineer

300,000+ Students

Caleb Stultz

iOS Engineer

300,000+ Students

Geoff Blake

Graphic Designer

20,000+ Students

Brian Culp

MS Certified Instructor

50,000+ Students

Axel Mammitzsch

Hardware Engineer

1000+ Students

Wolf Matejek

Business, IT Coach

10,000+ Students

Vladimir Raykov

Copywriting, Marketing

50,000+ Students

Jordan Hudgens

IT, Programmer

500,000+ Students

Prof Krahenbill

IT, Business

100,000+ Students

Dumindu Madushanka

CEO Devuplink, LLC

Lisette Maduro

Author, Writer

Stefan Fulton

Producer - PBS, FCMG

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