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JeremyKirker

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I have worked in newspaper production for more than 20 years and am an experienced copy-editor and proofreader. I also ran a small specialist publishing firm for some years and am a professional member of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders. I work on Macs and PCs and use Word, QuarkXpress, InDesign and Photoshop
$30 USD/hr
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Experience

Chief sub-editor at

Oct 2003 - Apr 2014 (10 years)

Worked in publishing and newspapers for many years, proofreading, copy-editing and designing. I use Word, InDesign, QuarkXpress and Pages, as well as other programs such as Photoshop and iBook Author. Professional member of the SfEP. I have assisted a number of authors with their books (e-publishing and hard copy, fiction and non-fiction) including formatting, layout, cover design as well as proofing and editing.

Qualifications

Proofreading (2015)

Society for Editors and Proofreaders

Proofreading (P2)

Copy-editing (2016)

Society for Editors and Proofreaders

Copy-editing (CE1 and CE2)

Certifications

  • US English Level 2
    95%
  • US English Level 3
    95%
  • US English Level 1
    90%
  • UK English 1
    88%
  • Numeracy 1
    77%

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