Date: Fri, 3 Oct 1997 14:45:15 -0400
From: Orin Hargraves OKH[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]COMPUSERVE.COM
Subject: Editing Opportunity
Editors and/or lexicographers who meet ALL of the following criteria are
invited to inquire about the possibility of doing freelance editing,
possibly leading to other related tasks. Editors chosen will be
compensated on a competitive hourly rate of pay and have the possibility =
working on a long-term, interesting project. You must:
1. be computer literate; be able to quickly learn a proprietary
Windows-based software package and work on screen; have an IBM-compatible=
PC, preferably with a Pentium chip and a CD-ROM drive; and have e-mail
2. be a native speaker of American English.
3. have some editing experience, preferably in the field of reference or
4. be sensitive to the differences between British and American diction,
orthography, grammar, and usage.
5. be able to work at least 15, and up to 30 hours per week.
Please do not reply unless you meet ALL of the qualifications. Please do
not respond to the list (I am not reading it at present) but to my e-mail=
address, which appears below. Please do not forward this announcement to
other lists, though you are welcome to forward it to any qualified
individuals you may know. =
Interested individuals may reply by e-mail with a cover letter highlighti=
pertinent experience and qualifications, and/or a CV or resume. These
documents may be zipped or uuencoded to insure intact delivery if you wis=
If you send word processor files, MS Word is preferred.
OKH[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]compuserve.com