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Marion P. | Elance
 
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Marion P.

freelance Copy-editor and proofreader
   South Africa
  |   Knysna, Cape

Overview



I work according to the well known 5 cs of copy editing clear, correct, concise, comprehensible and consistent. I will provide fast accurate, high-quality services according to your needs meeting your deadlines as required. In editing dissertations I am mindful of the fact that the work must remain that of the student. My aim is to ensure that the work presented is well written and error free. To that end I undertake to:
Fix spelling mistakes
Correct punctuation and grammar errors
Find and fix inconsistencies
Address issues of...

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Sep 27, 2013|Copywriting|$0|Completed
Sep 25, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|$34|Completed
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Skills (10)

Tested
English Proofreading
Article Writing
Article Writing
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Content Writing
Creative Writing
Editing
Editing/Copy Editing
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English
English Speaking Test
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UK English Basic Skills Test
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English Grammar
English Punctuation
English Spelling
English Spelling Test (UK Version)
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Letter Writing

Service Description

Freelance copy-editing and proofreading services, rewriting and writing of articles. Portfolio to date includes academic theses and dissertations, research proposals, articles for magazine publications, books, reports, etc.

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Employment

Freelance
Copy-Editor and Proofreader
2011 - 2013
Portfolio includes editing of academic theses, dissertations, proposals etc. Editing of Book, and editing/rewriting/writing of articles for magazine publications
Leisure Isle Gallery
Manager
2002 - 2003
Forest Lake Clinic, Plettenberg Bay
Addictions Counsellor
2002 - 2003
Self
Shiatsu practitioiner
2000 - 2002
Rotschild Bank, Zurich
Trust Officer
1990 - 1992
Australia
Temp Admin positions
1989 - 1990
Citicorp Investment Bank, Zurich
Confidential Trust Officer
1986 - 1989
Blue Continenet Products
Private Secretary/PRO to CEO
1984 - 1985

Education

Citicorp Investment Bank Zurich
In house courses
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Teaching English to Foreign Language speakers
Advanced English Grammar
2013 - 2013
Content Etc UK
Certificate
2013 - 2013
Writeart Communications, Cape Town
Certificates
2013 - 2013
WriteArt Cape Town
Core Copy Editing
2012 - 2012
Stonebridge College UK
Intergrated Therapeutic Counselling
2011 - 2011
Broadway Lodge
Counsellors Training Course
2002 - 2003
12 Step Counselling
Certificates
2001 - 2001
British School of Yoga
Certificate as Shiatsu Practitioner
1999 - 1999
Open University UK
BSc Honours Psychology
1992 - 1998

Keywords

Copy Editing Proofreading Rewriting/writing of articles
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