Looking for a remote editing job? Editing comes easy to some, but it's also a skill you can pick up on quickly to earn extra money from home. One of the most reputable companies that hire work from home editors is Gramlee.
Gramlee is always looking for exceptional work from home editors to add to their team. They offer a part-time freelance job that pays a decent income. Let's discuss the position and the company in more detail so you can determine if it may be a good fit for you.
What is Gramlee?
Gramlee is a copy editing company based out of Portland Oregon that was founded in 2007. The company specializes in providing quick turnaround high-quality editing services.
Customers write their content capped at 3,000 words and upload it to the site upon completion. In a few hours, they check back and receive their edited work for a fair price.
Gramlee has a 24-hour guaranteed turnaround time for content under 3,000 words.
This is a contractor role so you can work from the comfort of your home on a part-time basis.
What You'll Need
Gramlee doesn't mention much about required tools or programs you'd need in order to do the job remotely. Ideally, you'd want to have an updated copy of an APA style guide and study it carefully so your editing work is polished to perfection.
You also want to have good typing skills, an eye for catching errors, solid internet connection, and a quiet distraction-free place to work so you can set your deadlines.
According to their website, Gramlee charges clients $.02 per word. For a 3,000-word piece, this adds up to $60. However, they don't specify if they will take a cut of this before paying editors.
How To Apply with Gramlee
To apply to become one of Gramlee's work from home editors, click here to submit your application. From this page, you can click on the employment application and fill it out online. A college degree isn't required for the job, but Gramlee will want to know if your college background involves writing or journalism. They'll also want to know if you've had any prior editing experience.
If you are looking for more job leads, check the most recent work at home opportunities posted on the job board. You will find more companies hiring home based workers.