Type of Job
About the job
A Contracted Author is responsible for the following duties:
Developing story elements (characters, plot, theme, dialogue, and style).
Developing creative ideas for stories.
Editing pieces from other writers.
Conducting research to include factual information in stories.
Presenting drafts for editing in a timely manner.
Must be 18 or older
Bachelors degree preferred, high school diploma required
Previous experience as a writer.
Strong writing and editing skills.
Able to manage time efficiently.
Creative and inquisitive nature.
Constantly perform desk-based computer tasks. Frequently sitting.
Occasionally stand/walk, reach/work above shoulders, grasp lightly/fine manipulation, grasp forcefully, use a telephone, sort/file paperwork or parts, lift/carry/push/pull objects that weigh up to 10 pounds.
Rarely twist/bend/stoop/squat, kneel/crawl.
Salary: $10/hr + Royalties
$500+ Sign-on Bonus
Monthly Pay: 80/20
Bi-Weekly Pay: 70/30
Weekly Pay: 60/40
Percentage in bold is the percentage of royalties you will receive
At Bluerose Publishing, we work with our writers every step of the way on their literary journey, helping to bring out the most from their work. From an idea and rough draft, to editing and publication, Bluerose Publishing helps our authors produce high quality, interesting and entertaining books. At Bluerose Publishing, we believe that every author has a story to tell, and that every story deserves to be told.