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Job Announcement: Copernicus Publications

English; Applied Linguistics; Computational Linguistics; Lexicography; Syntax: Editor, Copernicus Publications, Göttingen, Lower Saxony, Germany


Employer: Copernicus Publications
Copy-Editing
http://www.copernicus.org/jobs/copy-editing.html
Job Location: Göttingen, Lower Saxony, Germany
Title: English Native Speaker for Language Copy-Editing (M/W)
Rank: Editor
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Computational Linguistics
Syntax
Lexicography
Language Specialty: English
LL Issue: 24.2451
Date Submitted: 17-Jun-2013
Job Description: English Native Speaker for Language Copy-Editing (M/W)

Copernicus is a publisher of well established international journals with a focus on geo and environmental sciences. All journals are open access, i.e., they are cost-free to readers and costs are instead borne by the authors. It is therefore Copernicus' aim to provide an excellent publishing service for these authors. We are presently recruiting full time, permanent staff members (40 h/week) for the position of: English Native Speaker for Language Copy-Editing (M/W).

Your Tasks:
- Applying Copernicus' policy of Lite Copy-Editing to our manuscripts: spelling, grammar, articles/prepositions, punctuation, and word choice corrections
- Supporting non English authors from around the world by improving their manuscripts and thereby achieving higher credibility in the scientific community

Your Profile:
- You are a native English speaker with a passion for the language
- You have an education in linguistics/philology with a scientific background
- Your strengths include communication and responsibility
- You are proactive, committed, efficient, and thorough
- You are open-minded to new technological developments and tools

We offer:
- 40 colleagues with a passion for collaboration
- A challenging job with opportunities to contribute your unique talents
- A secure working position with performance-related allowances, substantial social benefits, and a family-friendly policy

Please send us your application including your asking salary to the application email.
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Application Address: Nadine  Deisel
Bahnhofsallee 1e
Copernicus GmbH
Göttingen    37081
Germany 
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Contact Information: Nadine  Deisel
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Phone: 4955190033950 Fax: 4955190033970