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Vicki S. | Elance
 
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Vicki S.

Editor, Writer, Proofreader, Book Publicist
   Australia
  |   Broome, WA
  |  6:05 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $44

I have a passion for the written word. I am an Australian editor, proofreader, publicist and writer with over 27 years of experience working with books, magazines, newspapers, websites and journals.

My current contracts include editorial manager and publicist for two Australian e-book publishing houses, and freelance editing for a number of national and international publishers. Recent experience includes managing editor of a business magazine, a travel magazine and feature writer for a host of publications, both print and digital,...

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Mar 18, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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5.0
Dec 17, 2012|Web Content|Private|Completed
May 30, 2012|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Working
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5.0
Sep 29, 2011|Academic Writing|Private|Completed

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Portfolio

Managing Editor of luxury travel magazine DESTINATIONS for the discerning traveller.
http://www.destinationsmag.com.au/Spring-2012/ebook.html
Managing Editor of luxury travel magazine DESTINATIONS for the discerning traveller.
http://www.destinationsmag.com.au
200-page book compiled and edited for Cocos (Keeling) Islands Tourism Association
Back cover of 200-page book I edited for Cocos (Keeling) Islands Tourism Assocation
Book reviews featured in Australian magazine.
Book reviews featured in Australian magazine.

Skills (6)

Tested
English Proofreading
Editing
English
English Spelling
English Grammar
Online Writing

Service Description

Book Editing
Book Publicity
Magazine Editing
Proofreading
Editing
Article Writing
Travel Writing
Press Release Writing
Blogging
Literature Reviews
Book Reviews


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Education

The Australian College of Journalism
Diploma of Professional Editing and Proofreading
2009 - 2009
The Australian College of Journalism
Diploma of Professional Writing
2002 - 2005
International Learning Centre, Scotland
Diploma in Teaching English as a Foreign Language
1993 - 1993
Gifu International Centre, Japan
Certificate of Japanese Language
1990 - 1991
Curtin University of Technogy, Western Australia
Bachelor of Arts (English and Journalism)
1984 - 1986

Keywords

editor
proofreader
writer
journalist
blogger
book publicist
book editor
magazine
publicity
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