Why work for AsiaEdit?


AsiaEdit – Anywhere, Any Time

While headquartered in Hong Kong, our team is truly global, with team members contributing from across six continents. By joining us as an editor, you get the ‘best of both worlds’: the flexibility and freedom that freelance/remote work offers to set your own hours and accept work of your choosing, and the training and opportunities that we offer to all employees – freelance or full-time. 

Flexible hours

Work with a friendly team from anywhere in the world, on a schedule that suits you, supported and supervised by a Managing Editor in your field.

Continual L&D

Develop and improve your editing skills through regular feedback, guidance and training webinars, including support to achieve professional academic editing accreditation.

Fulfilling work

Work with researchers in Asia and beyond to help them overcome English-language barriers to publication and get their work published in international journals.

Who we are looking for

We look for the following qualities and skills in all potential editors:

Native English speaker

Exceptional English language
skills in terms of grammar
and style

Experience of editing papers written by authors whose first language isn't English

Excellent attention to detail

The ability to responsibly and reliably work independently to meet deadlines

Exceptional organisational
and communication skills

In addition, we look for the following qualities in applicants who already hold a Master’s or PhD, or are working towards a PhD:

Strong academic writing skills and ideally a publication record.

Familiarity with the conventions and terminology of papers in your field.

Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree should have at least 3 years of verifiable employment as an academic editor (references may be required).