Fiction Editor

Berlin, Germany
Entertainment Creation – Editors
Full-Time
At Inkitt, we believe that every author should have an equal chance to succeed. Our mission is to discover hidden talents from all around the world and turn them into globally successful authors. On the Inkitt platform over 100,000 authors upload their manuscripts and 2 million readers can read them for free. The best stories are objectively selected based on reader engagement and published on our immersive reading app Galatea. Currently, our most successful author Sapir Englard, a 24 year old from Israel who uploaded her story to Inkitt in 2018 and her story is selling faster than Harry Potter on Galatea all around the world.

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We're a team of 60 hard-working, extremely talented, and highly dedicated entrepreneurs and artists who have raised $21m from Investors of Amazon, Google and Uber.
Join us to build the Disney of the 21st Century!

We are currently seeking a dedicated Fiction Editor to join the team! This position is full-time at our head office in Berlin.

You:

    • Read & edit manuscripts from multiple genres of fiction
    • Make sure that the text is free of any grammatical or spelling errors
    • Provide critical notes on style & tone when necessary
    • Prioritize, manage, and efficiently complete projects to meet shifting needs and deadlines

The Role:

    • Eat, sleep & breathe books!
    • Native-level English
    • Strong writing, editing, and proofreading skills
    • Superior attention to detail and expert-level command of written communication
    • Thorough familiarity with professional standards in proofing and editing fiction novels
    • Experience marking up word docs and using standard proofreading symbols
    • Agility to proofread/edit in a variety of genres & formats