Proofreading for Publishers

If you are a publisher looking for a freelance proofreader available to cover a one-off project or to supplement your freelance list,please do get in touch.

Qualifications

  • Introduction to Proofreading (SfEP)
  • PTC Basic Proofreading
  • Introduction to Fiction Editings (SfEP)
  • PTC Grammar
  • Bachelor of Business Science (Honours), majoring in Marketing (UCT)

Genre experience

  • Children’s fiction
  • Travel
  • Recipes
  • Financial training

I also have an excellent knowledge of:

  • Business subjects (including marketing, HR, management and accounts)
  • Crime fiction
  • 20th century history
  • Sailing
  • Walking and hiking

I can undertake mark up:

  • on screen using Word 2016 and Adobe PDFs
  • on hard copy using BSI proofreading marks
  • blind or against copy.

Other things to consider:

  • I am happy to complete a proofreading test if required.
  • I will respect your confidentiality and meet your deadlines.
  • I am able to follow and apply a style sheet.

Some of my clients:

  • Clever Fox Press Ltd.
  • Toucan Books Ltd.
  • mPowr Limited