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Sofia Nosheen | Elance
 
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Sofia Nosheen

Expert Proofreader & Editor, Part Time Assistant
   United States
  |   Elk Grove, CA
  |  7:43 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $11

With 7.5 years of experience proofreading and editing, as well as writing, my goal has always been to write so effectively that the reader can obtain all the information they need from a clear and easy to read piece of writing while still appreciating a poetic flow. And I apply that same practice to any piece of writing that I am editing.

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Oct 3, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|$313|Completed
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Jul 19, 2013|Other - Writing Services|$115|Completed
Apr 2, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|$5|Completed
Apr 2, 2013|Other - Writing Services|$82|Completed

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Skills (10)

Tested
Academic Writing
Editing
English Proofreading
Academic Writing
Article Writing
Copywriting
Creative Writing
English
English Grammar
English Punctuation

Service Description

I am a hard and collaborative worker, always punctual with my work production.

With 7.5 years of experience proofreading and editing, as well as writing, my goal has always been to write so effectively that the reader can obtain all the information they need from a clear and easy to read piece of writing while still appreciating a poetic flow. And I apply that same sentiment to any piece of writing that I am editing.

Words and their use as the foundation of communication has always been a passion of mine and is what has pushed me to pursue a career in words. I found your job posting for Editing, and I would like to express my strong interest in this position. 

While working on my B.A, in English at California State University, Sacramento, I worked at the university’s Reading & Writing Center and the university’s C.A.M.P. (College Assistance Migrant Program) Center as an English reading and writing tutor and editor. I have also been tutoring and editing in an unofficial capacity for neighborhood families for several years; charging $15 an hour.

These tutoring opportunities, coupled with my education from the English department, have given me an in-depth knowledge of the English language and its mechanical usage in all forms of communication. 

I believe that my knowledge of the English language and my passion for the art of words would enable me to exceed your expectations if I am offered this position. If you are interested in learning more about me, and the skills...

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Employment

California State University, Sacramento
Reading & Writing Tutor
2011 - 2011
I tutored university students, from all fields of study, in improving their reading and writing skills.
California State University, Sacramento
Reading & Writing Tutor
2011 - 2011
I tutored bilingual and ESL university students, from all fields of study, in improving their English reading and writing skills.
Mervyns
Point of Sales
2007 - 2008
Sales and Set Up.
Cosumnes River College: Child Development Center
Child Care Provider
2005 - 2006
Provided care and entertainment for children, ages 6 months to 2 years. While also testing and maintaining records of the children's development in areas such as: motor skills, verbal skills, color...

Education

California State University-Sacramento
Bachelor of Arts in English (B.A.)
2010 - 2012
California State University-Sacramento
Bachelor of Science in Women's Studies (B.S.)
2010 - 2012
Sacramento City College
Associates in Arts in English (A.A.)
2008 - 2010
Sacramento City College
Associates in Arts in Liberal Arts (A.A.)
2008 - 2010
Sacramento City College
Associates in Arts in Social Sciences (A.A.)
2008 - 2010
Elk Grove High School
High School Diploma
2002 - 2006

Keywords

Proofreading
Editing
Writing
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