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1 Jun 2017

Freelance Author Books on R for Packt Publishing

Packt Publishing – Posted by Tushar G Anywhere

Job Description

We are looking for highly skilled professionals to author/write advanced books on R.

Packt, pronounced Packed, is a print on demand publishing company. We provide books, eBooks, video tutorials, and articles for IT developers, administrators, Data Scientists and users.

Writing a book takes about 3-6 months of your time, depending on your flexibility and availability. Most of our authors work on the chapters during the weekend, due to their full-time jobs during the week. We expect our authors to dedicate time to write at least 2 pages per day, if not more. For example, a 300 pager book can be completed in a maximum time frame of 150 days.

As authors, your major focus will be on developing content. We will take care of all the formatting, styling, laying out of images, selling the book on over 35+ channels.

We pay our authors advances against future royalties, ranging from $1200 – $2500 dollars. The advances vary due to the size and priority of the projects. Royalties for all our projects are 16%.

How to Apply

Kindly mail on [email protected] with your profile links to be considered for writing our next Bestseller.

Job Categories: Data Scientist / Statistician. Job Types: Freelance. Salaries: Less than $100,000.

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