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Penny Hall | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 7, 2013

Penny Hall

A Professional Attitude for a Professional Job
   United Kingdom
  |   Towcester, Northamptonshire
  |  11:54 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $13

I have been word processing for 25+ years now and have gained a wealth of knowledge regarding copy typing/typesetting in a wide variety of environments.

I have a professional attitude and have proven myself on all aspects of work to date. I have good organisational skills and the ability to handle a busy workload and work to deadlines. I can also communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.

I provide a high standard of word processing support (copy typing). In all positions I held it was essential to pay great attention to...

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Skills (9)

Tested
English
Editing
English Grammar
English Proofreading
English Spelling
Microsoft Word
General Office Skills
Knowledge of Microsoft Office
Microsoft Outlook

Service Description

My main positions in the last 15 years have been employment for my local County Council (Environment Directorate) for whom I was Word Processor Co-ordinator. This involved the day to day running of the Word Processing Unit which consisted of monitoring and prioritising the work, providing good organisational skills and the ability to handle a busy workload. I ensured that typing for staff was provided on a day to day turnaround. I provided a high standard of word processing support for a wide range of tasks/projects including copy and audio typing of reports, contracts, committee reports, conferences, newsletters, posters and flyers, creating flow charts, graphs and tables.

My last position was with The Open University typesetting for the Maths and Computing Faculty undertaking the production of high quality teaching materials requiring the application of specialist knowledge resulting from the technical and complex nature of the work and subject field. These materials can vary from exam papers, tutor notes, assignment booklets to huge course units (up to 200+ pages).

Course material was produced using two processing systems, Latex (Texops) (a software package specifically designed for the production of mathematical and scientific text) and Microsoft Word for the production of computer courses with the use of style sheets and templates which involved the use of many paragraph and character styles. This involved typesetting, editing, formatting, presentation and layout of...

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Employment

The Open University (Maths & Computing Faculty)
Compositor - Course Materials Production Unit
1999 - 2003
The CMPU undertakes the production of high quality teaching materials requiring the application of specialist knowledge resulting from the technical and complex nature of the work and subject...
Northants County Council (Environment Directorate)
Word Processor Co-ordinator
1997 - 1999
Co-ordinating the day to day running of the Word Processing Unit which consisted of monitoring and prioritising the work and ensuring that typing for staff was provided on a daily turnaround....
Northants County Council (Planning & Transportatio
Word Processor Operator
1993 - 1997
Providing a high standard of word processing for a wide range of tasks/projects including copy and audio typing of letters, memos, reports, newsletters, posters, flyers, flow charts and committee...

Education

Kingsbrook and Ousedale Secondary Schools
CSE Grade 1-2 English Literature and Language, Mat
1979 - 1984

Keywords

Copy Typing
Word Processing
Editing
Proofreading
Microsoft Word 2010
LaTex
My Snapshot
Writing & Translation
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