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Claudia M. | Elance
 
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Claudia M.

Freelance writer/editor/proofreader
   Canada
  |   Montreal, Quebec

Overview


I'm a young but experienced writer/proofreader with a passion for words and a deep understanding of the various nuances and complexities of the English language. I have a background in Communications & Cinema and more than 7 years of work experience as a proofreader, editing coordinator and freelance writer in the advertising, digital media, video game and film industries.

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Portfolio

Article written for a Montreal publication.

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English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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English Vocabulary Test (UK Version)
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Employment

Netflix
Subtitling proofreader
2014 - Present
Perform quality assurance checks on English and French subtitles.
AQESS
Editing Coordinator
2012 - 2013
Edit and proofread training books and regulations for a health and social services organization. Tasks also included customer service and printing coordination.
Zoom Media
Production Coordinator
2011 - 2011
Coordinate the local advertisement department for Western Canada. Proofread the artwork, manage the advertising inventory and ensure customer satisfaction.
Eidos Montreal
Translator/Proofreader
2009 - 2010
Translate and edit all written content for this prominent UK based Video Game company. Memos, website annoucements, public releases, employment offers, etc.
Cegep Andre Laurendeau
French tutor
2008 - 2008
Provided Conversational French lessons to a group of recently landed immigrants. Through cultural activities, word games and debates, I aimed to improve their knowledge of a new language and culture.
InLingua Milano
English teacher
2008 - 2008
Provided English lessons to private as well as corporate students. Ranging from beginner to advanced, I helped improve their written and conversational skills through interactive weekly classes.
Niwri Consultants
Advertising Consultant
2008 - 2008
Created,prepared and translated print advertisements for various national and international companies.
The Montreal Gazette
Proofreader
2007 - 2007
Prepared, edited and proofread print classified ads.

Education

Concordia University
Arts & Science, Major in French Studies, minor in Creative Writing
2005 - 2008
Vanier College
Communications: Art, Media & Theater
2002 - 2005
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proofreading
captions
subtitles
transcriptions
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