I am a science graduate and experienced and professional researcher, writer and abstractor, with a background in scientific, technical and commercial information and publications,more...I am a science graduate and experienced and professional researcher, writer and abstractor, with a background in scientific, technical and commercial information and publications, report compilation and research work.
With more than 20 years' freelance experience, my work has covered a wide range of areas - including science and engineering, food and nutrition, medical information, water and the environment, business and company information, oil and gas industry, utilities and health science, and the production of local guidebooks and member magazines for a countryside organisation.
I have also worked with a broad range of companies, publishing houses and organisations, providing keyworded and indexed abstracts for databases, reports and longer documents such as literature reviews, company profiles, drug-case summaries and web copy.
My experience also includes setting up and running a French SARL company dealing in property acquisition, renovation and rentals. This involved dealing with all aspects of administration, management and marketing. Through this, I have acquired a good level of written and spoken French.
Area Covered: All
Work Experience Summary: Some examples of work carried out in the past:
scientific, technical and business abstracts
literature search and analysis on catalysts for chemical company
company profiles for utility companies
water industry-based reports
major literature review on methane conversion for chemical company
member magazines and press releases for countryside campaigning organisation
county-based research, writing and editing (Oxon, Berks and Wilts) for family-based guidebooks
editing and updating CVs for individuals
various business and personal letters
production of property portfolio, annual reports and other information for French SARL company dealing in property
brochures, advertising leaflets and website content for French holiday gites and specialist holidays
report transcription and editing for Social Services manager
virtual assistance with French bureaucracy
Education Summary: BSc Chemistry