Freelance Copyeditors and Proofreaders

Catapult, Counterpoint, and Soft Skull are looking for copyeditors and proofreaders to add to our freelancer roster. We are a voice-driven publisher that publishes fiction, nonfiction (memoir, current events, cultural histories), and poetry.

Applicants should be familiar with The Chicago Manual of Style 17th Edition and Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary 11th Edition and must feel comfortable editing book-length work. Knowledge of Adobe Acrobat Reader is a plus.

All jobs are delivered electronically and are not location-dependent. People of color, LGBTQIA people, and disabled people are especially encouraged to apply.

To request our copyediting and proofreading tests, please email your CV to

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New York
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