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Christine Bode | Elance
Last Sign-in: Aug 20, 2015

Christine Bode

Experienced Proofreader & Editor
  |   Kingston, Ontario
  |  11:58 am Local Time

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Minimum Hourly Rate $27

I have been offering proofreading and editing services through my business, Scully Love Promo, since March 2008.

College diplomas in Television Broadcasting & Medical Office Administration, together with my 25 year career in Administration (which included extensive proofreading & editing experience), above average English skills, and 10 yrs. of entertainment & blog writing experience have provided me with the skill set I needed to become an expert proofreader and editor.

I'm looking for short term proofreading and editing jobs to...

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Proofread and edited technical reports, MA/PhD dissertations, websites, e-books, etc....

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English Language
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UK English Basics
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Service Description

Experienced in proofreading and editing using Microsoft Word with Track Changes. I can usually proofread and edit 10 pages per hour.

Projects may include:

Press releases
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Scully Love Promo
Social Media Manager
2008 - Present
My solopreneur service, Scully Love Promo, specializes in social media marketing and management of musicians, authors & artists on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest and WordPress. I also...
Trillium College
Administrative Assistant
2011 - 2011
I worked as a part-time administrative assistant/receptionist at Trillium College, Kingston Campus, a private career college with approx. 100 students.
Kingston General Hospital
Registration Clerk
2010 - 2010
As a part-time registration clerk in the Fraser Armstrong Patient Centre, I was responsible for registering and scheduling patients for clinic appointments using a specialized computer scheduling...
Queen's University
Medical Secretary
2009 - 2010
I worked in the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Medical Genetics for two clinical geneticists, Dr. Peter Kannu and Dr. Christine Armour. I transcribed all of their medical reports and...
Kelly Services
Temporary Office Assistant
2004 - 2009
I worked for Kelly Services in Kingston, ON on and off for five years. During that time I was hired for temporary assignments that included the tasks and duties associated with a cashier,...
Queen's University
Administrative Assistant
2007 - 2007
Worked under the supervision of Etta Cerisano in the Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering on a temporary, contract basis. Updated and reformatted Curriculum Vitae for academic staff...
Dr. Penny Walsh, M.D.
Medical Secretary
2006 - 2007
Provided reception and medical secretary assistance on a part-time basis. Responsible for scheduling appointments, reminder calls, transcription, editing and proofreading of psychological...
Kingston General Hospital
Assistant Level 1
2006 - 2006
Worked as an administrative assistant in the Office of Research Development under Dr. Samuel Ludwin.
Philip K. Casey, Barrister & Solicitor
Legal Assistant
2005 - 2006
Legal assistant to a sole practitioner specializing in criminal and corrections law.
Goodmans LLP
Legal Assistant
2002 - 2004
While I was at Goodmans LLP, I worked for 18 months for entertainment lawyer, Michael A. Levine, and as a floater, primarily in corporate commercial and bankruptcy & insolvency (Robert Chadwick and...
Lawson McGrenere LLP
Legal Assistant
1999 - 2002
I worked primarily for Barry G. Marta in civil and insurance litigation and also worked for A. Charles Gluek, Keith Smockum and various law students.
Lenczner Slaght
Legal Assistant
1999 - 1999
I worked as a second legal assistant to Michael Royce in civil and insurance litigation.
City of Kingston
Clerk II / Administrative Assistant
1996 - 1997
I started as a Clerk II in Human Resources where I provided secretarial support for the Acting Manager, Human Resources Planning & Development and the Occupational Health and Safety Co-ordinator....
Temporarily Yours
Temporary Secretary
1995 - 1995
Some of my assignments for Temporarily Yours/Hunt Personnel (Vancouver) included legal secretarial positions for Heenan Blaikie, Blake, Cassels & Graydon, and Thornsteinssons, as well as...
Pottinger Gaherty Environmental Consultants Ltd.
Senior Editor / Word Processor
1994 - 1995
While working for a staff of 20+, I used WordPerfect 5.1 for formatting, editing, spelling/grammar checking and providing creative input into memos, letters, work programs, reports, and any other...
Dominik Thompson Mallette, Architects & Engineers
Administrative Assistant
1989 - 1994
I efficiently and skilfully completed secretarial/receptionist functions for a staff of 15, including typing, photocopying and binding of Specifications, Design Reports and Proposals. I was also...
Production Secretary
1988 - 1989
On a contract basis, I fulfilled secretarial/receptionist duties for a staff of 29 during the production of the television programs, "YTV Rocks" and "YTV Hits." I provided creative input into the...
Beard Winter LLP
Legal Secretary
1987 - 1988
My responsibilities encompassed all facets of a secretarial position to a partner (John C.F. Hunt) and first year associate who practiced civil litigation and marine & admiralty law.
Torkin Manes
Legal Secretary
1986 - 1987
I was secretary to four articling students and developed a working knowledge of general litigation, real estate, corporate & commercial law. In this position I used Multimate System WP.
J. Walter Thompson
Media Secretary
1985 - 1986
Secretarial support for 12 members of the Media Buying Unit. My assignments included typing, photocopying and binding of stats, charts and major presentations, as well as the calculating of BBM &...


Academy of Learning Career and Business College
Medical Office Administration Diploma (Honours)
2009 - 2009
Loyalist College
Television Broadcasting Diploma
1982 - 1984
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