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Emily S. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Feb 27, 2009

Emily S.

Free Spirited Mom Looking to Edit & Translate :)
   United States
  |   Ankeny, IA

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $20

BONJOUR!

I am seeking to find some wonderful freelance editing opportunities to keep my creative juices flowing and make some extra cash to support my child. I graduated from the University of Iowa with a BA in French (Translation/Language Track) in 2006. I also interned with Meredith Corporation on editing a book publication in 2003. Writing and editing is a passion of mine, and I would like to make of use the gifts given to me. I am new to freelance proofreading, therefore I am offering reasonable rates while growing my clientele....

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French To English Translation Skills Test
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English To French Translation Skills Test
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Service Description

I work very efficiently... I get my mind into the grind and plug away!

I am seeking out projects to fuel my creativity and just help make ends meet at the end of the month financially, therefore I am not going to offer ridiculous fees as some may do.

I have the ability to edit on any subject matter, and would love the opportunity to write for any publication!


Experience & Other Interesting Tidbits:
*Experience in Editing/Publishing, Marketing, Retail, Customer Service; Great computer skills; Extremely proficient learner; Very analytical; Excellent attention to detail
*Dedicated and Loyal; Driven with ambitious pursuit towards growth; Thrives under pressure; Likes busy and productive days; Inquisitive
*Winning communication skills (oral, written, presentation, personality); Very friendly while maintaining professionalism and great interpersonal skills; Enjoy accomplishing tasks with encouraging team members
*Take pride in ability to orangize; Efficieny and accurat in all tasks; and I can multitask like no one's business!
*My interests include my daughter, my family, cooking, the environment and going Green, wildlife, gardening, indoor plants, jogging, staying healthy and wholesome, spirituality, Christianity, metaphysics, holistics, photography, modeling, cosmetology, beading, painting, fashion, decorative arts, aquariums, reading, and any thing that involves French culture and history... Oui!

MERCI! :)

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Employment

SPAL USA
Account Administrator
2007 - Present
*Process and fill orders for product received by mail, telephone, fax; Inform customer of unit prices, shipping date, anticipated delays, and any additional information needed by customer; Prepare...
CompleWare Corporation in North Liberty, Iowa
Financial Administrative Assistant/Clerical
2004 - 2006
Financial Administrative Assistant 2006 *Accounts payable and receivable functions - Included receiving and matching invoices for internal processing and pass-through billing; Tracked all...
Meredith Corporation in Des Moines, Iowa
Freelance Writer/ Copy Editor
2003 - 2003
*Assisted an adjunct professor from Des Moines Area Community College on The Complete Book of Decorative Painting *Wrote reader friendly instructional sections for various painting techniques,...

Education

University of Iowa
French BA and International Business BA
2003 - 2006
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French
Proofreading
Editing
Efficient
Translation
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