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Marco B. | Elance
 
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Marco B.

Native Italian Editor and Web Content Manager
   Italy
  |   Florence, Tuscany
  |  12:43 pm Local Time

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Overview

A media professional with a publishing background, I worked for various publishers and NGOs across the UK, Italy and Georgia, covering editorial and marketing roles with a focus on web content and communication management.

As an editor I have worked at a variety of online and offline texts with both informative and marketing purposes, making them consistent in content, style and design. I worked on several web projects and I have thus gained working knowledge of web content and platform management (including web sites, online adv and...

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Feb 9, 2014|Translation|Private|Completed
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Apr 5, 2013|Telemarketing|Private|Completed
Apr 2, 2013|Translation|Private|Completed
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Skills (10)

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Italian Grammar Test
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Italian Proofreading Skills Test
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Italian Sentence Structure Test
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Italian Spelling Skills Test
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Italian To English Translation Skills Test
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Italian Vocabulary Skills Test
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Italian Word Usage Test
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English To Italian Translation Skills Test
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Customer Service Test
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Service Description

1. Proof reading and copy editing of online and offline content (Italian)
2. Web content writing for web sites, blogs and social media (Italian)
3. Social listening: providing in-depth analysis of conversations across social networks to study the client's online presence and define a tailored social media engagement strategy (Italian and English)

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Employment

Several employers
Freelance Web Editor
2013 - Present
- Provided Kuna Web Agency with SEO-friendly copy and translations (Italian–English and English–Italian), edited web copy, developed the front end of commissioned websites (Zurb Foundation) -...
WeWorld Foundation
Digital Communication Assistant
2014 - 2015
- Web content management: wrote, edited and updated content across WeWorld's new web site and satellite platforms (one-off donations and child-sponsorship micro sites) - Web platform management:...
Macmillan English Campus (Macmillan Education)
Marketing Assistant
2011 - 2012
Writing, editing (Dreamweaver) and sending out the Macmillan English Campus monthly newsletter, uploading it on the related website through CMS and updating the mailing list - Copywriting about the...
Imperial College Press
Assistant Editor (Intern)
2011 - 2011
Proofreading scientific academic books and collating proofs - Editing texts for accuracy and consistency, including indexes and bibliographies - Checking manuscripts
www.dubidoo.it (magazzinidelcaos editori)
Freelance writer
2011 - 2011
Writing weekly articles for dubidoo.it (chidren's online newspaper)
Coconino Press
Editorial Assistant (Intern)
2009 - 2009
Proofreading and editing graphic novels - Copywriting for jackets and website - Organising and checking the work schedule, updating the project calendar during the production stages - Producing...

Education

LEN Learning Education Network
Online Course in Social Media Marketing
2015 - Present
e-ducation
Course in web design (Dreamweaver and Flash)
2013 - 2013
EDA Servizi
LeggiMi: Course in Digital and Self Publishing
2013 - 2013
e-ducation
Course in HTML for multidevice content creation
2012 - 2013
University of the Arts London
Master of Arts in Publishing
2010 - 2011
Cooperativa Scuola Lavoro Toscana
Training Course in Editing and Publishing
2008 - 2009
University of Florence
Linguistic and Multimedia Communication
2003 - 2008
Comune di Limbadi (VV)
Summer School in Journalism Techniques (III ed.)
2006 - 2006
Comune di Limbadi (VV)
Summer School in Journalism Techniques (II ed.)
2005 - 2005
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Italian
editing
proofreading
copywriting
blog
social media
social listening
web content
non-profit
non-for-profit
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