Freelance German Editor

Quill Content Published: April 27, 2017


Are you a native German speaker?

Do you have a killer eye for detail and a knack for capturing different tones of voice?

Are you looking to sharpen your editorial skills and build up your experience in the world of content marketing?

We are looking for freelance German editors like you!

If you are looking for a job,

Quill is purpose-built to produce high-quality content at scale and speed for global brands. To do that, we need awesome editors. And as the business is rapidly expanding, we need lots more of them! If you're interested in applying, here's the need-to-know:


Check copy for tone of voice and meeting the letter

Give writers feedback so they can

Directly edit copy for spelling and grammar, attention to detail and factual accuracy


Paid core skills training

Paid training on specific letters to give you the best possible chance of success

Content types:

Primary Content (product descriptions, category descriptions and buying guides)

We also produce products, white papers and lots of visual content


Retail (mostly fashion and home), travel, business, and more


Flexible, but usually 20-40 hours a week

NB: work is based on quality and reliability, so hours are not guaranteed


Per piece, so vary from project to project

Based on £ 120-150 day rates

Factor in the complexity of the work

Specialist content pays higher rates




Scope to move into a high-profile profile editor

Scope to join in-house team as a Production Editor or Editorial Trainer


Start your application now by completing the editor test at: