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Patti Wicksteed | Elance
 
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Patti Wicksteed

Transcription:Proofing:Polymath
   New Zealand
  |   Thames, Waikato
  |  9:09 am Local Time

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British born, I am much travelled. My primary dialect is RP English with a very large multi-discipline vocabulary. I am a perfectionist and a bibliophile, well-trained by my felines, operate best under deadlines and have a wicked sense of humour/humor. I have to: I am undertall and have slightly pointed ears.

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Oct 5, 2012|Other - Writing Services|$30|Completed
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English Proofreading
UK English Proofreading Skills Test (Oxford Guide to Style)
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Windows XP Administration
Windows XP Test
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Creative Writing

Service Description

Proofreading, editing, transcription, word processing, data entry.
Languages: English native speaker; fragments of French, German, Maaori.

For David Bateman, Ltd, Auckland New Zealand (Publishers):
5th Illustrated Encyclopedia of New Zealand (one of editorial team).
Largely Happy
Agents of Mayhem
A-Z of Propagation (included Maaori vocabulary which I corrected.)

For Chase Manhattan Bank, Luxembourg ForEx Office: inputting Tested Telexes, short term contract renewed. Then Designed their Archive System.

For Christiania Bank, Luxembourg branch of Norwegian Investment Bank:
Proofed all documents produced by the legal department in English.
Copy typing in English, French and German.

Proofed several self-published manuscripts for authors/friends.
Proofed and edited Theses in Anthropology and Geodesy while at University College London.

Transcription: accepted for a UK based company recruiting transcribers in NZ for overnight delivery.

Word processing: touch typist. Operate in Word 2010 for Windows.

For International Baccalaureate: Data Entry inputting examination results.

For University College London Student Union: rationalized the Standing Orders.


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Education

University College London
Bachelor of Arts, Honours, Linguistics
1989 - 1992

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quirky
polymath
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