Remote Editing Jobs

15 Companies Are Hiring for Remote Editing Jobs

15 Companies Are Hiring for Remote Editing Jobs

Are you looking for a creative job that you can do remotely? If you’re a good writer and you love crafting and revising content, an editorial role may be your ideal foray into working from home. Editing lends itself perfectly to remote work, as most online editing jobs require just a computer, internet access, and a quiet place to edit.

Editors can work in nearly any industry and have a variety of job titles, such as fact checker, content editor, writer, content specialist, proofreader, editorial assistant, and copy editor. Whether editing print or online content, editors of all types help make content clear, logical, and organized.

15 Companies Are Hiring for Remote Editing Jobs

If you’re ready to find editing jobs from home, you’re in luck! With today’s technology, many employers offer editors full-time remote work. Or, you can seek out freelance editing jobs and work with several clients to build your editing career.

To help you with your search, we’ve compiled a list of 15 companies that commonly hire for online editing jobs.

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These 15 Companies Hire for Remote Editing Jobs

(The companies on this list may or may not currently have jobs, but click on a company name to get an idea of the kind of jobs it might hire for in the future.)

1. American Journal Experts – AJE

American Journal Experts (AJE) provides academic author services, including scientific, technical, medical, and humanities proofreading. AJE also offers a range of translation, formatting, editing, and peer-review services.

Recent remote editing jobs:

  • Editor – Business
  • Independent Contract Editor – Medicine

2. Aquent

Aquent is a multinational staffing and recruiting agency that specializes in placing design and marketing professionals in the online marketing, interactive design, marketing, graphic design, and information technology fields. Past positions have included ecommerce and marketing editing and writing.

Recent remote editing jobs:

  • Proofreader – Quality Assurance – Healthcare

3. Cactus Communications

Cactus Communications is a communications solutions provider that works with academia and pharmaceutical and device companies. Services offered include training, education, transcription, publication support, and scientific and academic editing.

Recent remote editing jobs:

  • Specialist Editors – Medicine, Allied Health Care, and Cancer Research
  • Editor – Genetics

4. Cambridge Proofreading Worldwide

Cambridge Proofreading Worldwide provides editing and proofreading services for the medical, social, life, engineering, and physical sciences, as well as for the business and economics fields. Editors work on dissertations, research proposals, admissions papers, and more.

Recent remote editing jobs:

  • Academic Proofreaders and Editors – All Subjects
  • Academic Proofreaders and Editors – Science, Engineering, and Technology

5. Dotdash

Founded as in 1996 and rebranded in 2017, Dotdash is one of the fastest-growing online publishers of content for its vertically integrated niche brands. Dotdash’s family of brands boast the fastest online growth in each of their respective categories.

Recent remote editing jobs:

  • Content Update Editor
  • Update Editor and Producer

6. Healthline Media

Healthline Media offers products and solutions that focus on increasing healthy choices and lifestyles and improving engagement among consumers, physicians, advertisers, and healthcare providers.

Recent remote editing jobs:

  • Copy Editor
  • Lifestyle, SEO Editor

7. International Business Times

International Business Times is a global technology, political, economic, and business news and issues hub with an audience of more than 55 million monthly readers. International Business times publishes seven country editions in four different languages.

Recent remote editing jobs:

  • Copy Editor
  • Medical Daily Editor-In-Chief

8. NerdWallet

NerdWallet is a personal finance company that offers tailored insights, expert information, and helpful tools to help people get more from their money. Topics covered include banking, credit cards, spending habits, investing, mortgages, insurance, loans, shopping, utilities, and taxes.

Recent remote editing jobs:

  • Assistant Assigning Editor
  • Content Management Specialist, Writer-Editor

9. New York Times Company

Publisher of The New York Times newspaper, the New York Times Company is a global media organization whose mission is to contribute to society through the presentation of high-quality news and information.

Recent remote editing jobs:

  • Money Lead Editor

10. Research Square

Based in Durham, North Carolina, Research Square helps researchers effectively communicate their work through video abstracts and author services, which include language editing, translation, formatting, posters, and figure preparation.

Recent remote editing jobs:

  • Academic Editor in Earth Science
  • Developmental Editor in Clinical Sciences

11. The Wirecutter

Founded in 2011, Wirecutter joined the New York Times Company as a website division in 2016. Using extensive research and testing, Wirecutter offers technology product reviews, news, and recommendations to help consumers choose the best technology gadgets.

Recent remote editing jobs:

  • Supervising Editor, Beds and Linens – Living and Decorating
  • Lead Editor, Emergency Home Improvement

12. Thomson Reuters

With more than 100 offices worldwide, Thomson Reuters specializes in providing companies with technology, intelligence, and expertise in the financial, legal, tax, accounting, healthcare, science, and media industries.

Recent remote editing jobs:

  • Senior Health Care Legal Editor
  • Senior Associate Editor – Mergers and Acquisitions

13. Vitamin T

Founded in 2011, Vitamin T is a creative talent agency and division of multinational staffing and recruiting agency, Aquent. Vitamin T is dedicated to connecting editors, copywriters, designers, and developers with midsize digital marketing firms and advertising agencies.

Recent remote editing jobs:

  • Proofreader
  • Copy Editor

14. Vox Media

Vox Media includes over 325 media brands and communities that reach more than 750 million people via social platforms, podcasts, and websites. Vox audiences watch over 500 million monthly minutes of video footage and spend 88% more time reading content than the industry standard.

Recent remote editing jobs:

  • Senior Story Editor
  • Deputy Editor

15. WealthCounsel

Founded in 1997 by estate planning attorneys, WealthCounsel is a network of financial, legal, and tax advisors that counsel consumers on estate planning. WealthCounsel provides resources, advice, and educational programs to help professionals serve retiring Americans.

Recent remote editing jobs:

  • Associate Editor, Business Law
  • Associate Editor, Trusts and Estates

Finding Your Online Editing Job

Securing online editing jobs from home can lead to a fulfilling career as an editor, and give you the flexibility and work-life balance you’re looking for in a remote job.

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