Job Openings

Copy-editor (m/f)

We are seeking a copy-editor to join our team in Oldendorf/Luhe, Germany.


Your tasks:

  • Copy-editing and sub-editing scientific articles for all Inter-Research journals (correcting the English as well as checking for internal consistency of the content).
  • Other tasks (predominantly in the production process) may be added as required.


Your skills:

  • a very high proficiency in English (especially written skills)
  • computer literacy (proven work experience using common office software such as Microsoft Word, email, and internet).
  • a background in science (especially natural sciences, marine ecology, aquatic biology, or any other topics covered by our journals)
  • ability to work in a team, pay attention to detail, be self-motivated and work efficiently
  • previous experience in producing or working with academic science literature or applying style guides is a bonus but not essential
  • knowledge of German would be a strong asset, but is not required for the job


Limitations: none (permanent position)
Working hours: full time. Applicants who are not available full-time should also apply and specify their availability.
Place of work: Oldendorf/Luhe, Germany

Applications will be considered until this position is filled.

Please apply via email with CV, cover letter, academic certificates and references (preferably as single PDF file, no larger than 5 MB).

Send your application or related questions to: career(at) Please indicate “IR job openings: copy-editor” as subject line.