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Maryanne W. | Elance
 
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Maryanne W.

Experienced, professional editor/proofreader
   Kenya
Nairobi

Overview

I am an editor/proofreader at edited expression for the editing and proofreading of all your English business documents, web content, reports, proposals, workshop proceedings, books, manuals, magazines and newsletters; because you don't want glaringly apparent errors, and subtle ones too, making you look incompetent and unprofessional.
You want to be noticed for your ideas, not your mistakes.
I direct design so that your professional, error-free document is beautifully packaged and eye-catching depending on your target audience.
I am also...

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Tested
UK English Basic Skills Test
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English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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English Spelling Test (UK Version)
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Service Description

I am methodical and goal-oriented; working with integrity at all times. I am creative, self-motivated and committed to achieving and maintaining quality.
I read widely. I am meticulous. I work fast. I am fascinated by words, and I'm very quick to pick out errors. I specifically enjoy the creative process of producing information and education materials that not only effectively communicate to the target audience but are beautifully put together, clear and memorable; with a keen eye for detail so that simple mistakes in language and layout do not take away value from the message.


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Employment

IEC Strategy Ltd
Operations Manager
2005 - 2009
From January 2005 to October 2009 I was the Operations Manager at a communications consultancy where I successfully implemented and managed communication programs that helped international...
Paulines Audiovisuals Africa
Production Assistant
2001 - 2004
In the audiovisual production house I did the background research on video production concepts, wrote project proposals, reviewed scripts, coordinated video shoots, wrote study guides attached to...

Education

Egerton University
Bachelor of Arts [Hons.], Linguistics and History
1989 - 1992
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proofreader
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