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Book Researcher/Ghost Writer

Date Added: 09/06/2021

Job Category: Book / E-book Writing

Hiring Company: The Mocha Manual Company Inc.

Location: New York

Local candidates only? No

Budget (per post / page / document): $500 - 750 (PRO RATE)


New York-based author looking for editorial assistant and ghost writer needed for book project with late Fall 2021 publisher deadline. Responsibilities include: schedule, conduct, and transcribe interviews; conduct subject matter research, provide admin support, liaise with publishers and editors as needed. Potential ghost writing role and scope to be determined after research and interviewing is complete. Ideal candidate can complete research and writing roles.


Experience with long form research and interviewing. Strong organizational skills. Experience with motherhood or parenting genre preferred. Writing and research samples and work references required. Available for immediate start for 3-4 month project. Must have bandwidth for 20 hours per week. Offering flat fee based on experience for research and interview phase; secondary flat fee when writing scope of work has been determined.

How to Apply

Please email short introductory note and relevant writing samples to with "Book Project" in the subject line. If selected for an interview, references will be requested.