Copy Editor

2 – 6 years of experience

About the role

TNQTech is looking for a copy editor to join our growing team of people working to redefine content and technology in the scholarly publishing landscape. As a copy editor, you’ll work both independently and with a team of editors to deliver manuscripts that are edited as per journal/publisher style guides. You will work with the team to maintain a high standard of work, while monitoring the work of trainee editors and giving them constructive feedback.


  • Copy edit articles as per the journal’s and/or publisher’s expectations and deliver error-free work
  • Check and correct punctuation, spelling, and subject-verb agreement
  • Communicate with other departments where necessary to ensure your edits are accurate
  • Mentor and offer feedback to trainee editors

The ideal candidate

  • A graduate with 2-6 years of experience in copy editing books/journals for any reputed STM publisher
  • Someone with a keen eye for detail, who possesses excellent verbal and written English skills
  • An MS Office expert
  • An enthusiastic learner with a passion for reading and editing
  • Someone who can train junior editors on a variety of topics relevant to TNQTech’s work
  • Someone who is available to work in rotational shifts
  • Bonus: a copy editor with experience in editing chemistry-related articles