Freelance CV Editor

Location: London (Working from home), United Kingdom

Department: Resume Services

Type: Temporary

Min. Experience: Mid Level

Want to help shape the future of an innovative and fast growing company that’s changing the way millions of people find the job they want faster?


LiveCareerUK is looking for an experienced editor available for regular freelance assignments editing professionally written CVs and cover letters for UK- and other European-based customers.



  • Edit and proofread professionally written CVs and Cover Letters
  • Provide ongoing feedback on editorial quality of writer submissions to Editorial Project Manager 



  • Exceptional grammar, vocabulary and proofreading skills 
  • A dedication to accuracy and detail needed to create error-free documents
  • A minimum of 2 years professional editing experience
• Ability to adapt editing style to adhere to best CV writing practices and LiveCareer style guide
• Responsive to feedback and constructive criticism
• Effective and professional communication skills 
  • Highly organized with ability to handle multiple simultaneous assignments
  • Technologically savvy with the ability to learn new software systems readily


Preferred Skills

  • Demonstrated mastery of the craft of professional CV writing and/or editing
  • 2 years professional experience writing and/or editing career documents



  • This is a freelance contractor engagement, performed at the freelancer's place of work on a proprietary software platform. 
  • Compensation is on a per-deliverable basis. 
  • We will be able to offer a significant regular flow of work on an on-going basis. 


How to Apply

Email your CV and cover letter to, as well as a "before" and "after" of a professional document you have edited (CV preferred, made anonymous of course). Qualified applicants who have completed the process fully will be contacted to follow the next steps in our evaluation process.


About us

LiveCareer is a fast-paced, innovative company full of smart, committed people who love the work, love the product, and love helping people find better jobs, faster! We balance life and work, and enjoy ourselves while continuing to build a successful company that is changing the way people get jobs.


LiveCareer's mission is to revolutionize the online career world by creating transformational products that help people find the careers they love and reach their full potential.


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