- London, GB
- £8.80 /hr
- Available now
I offer expert typing, transcription, editing, and general secretarial services at lightening speed and competitive rates. You want it when? No problem. You can rely on my skills,more...I offer expert typing, transcription, editing, and general secretarial services at lightening speed and competitive rates. You want it when? No problem. You can rely on my skills, which developed over the 40 years' I have worked in both the public and the private sectors. My professional philosophy is, deliver a quality product that meets or exceeds the client's expectations, and deliver it on time. I love what I do and believe my enthusiasm is reflected in my work.
Area Covered: Maryland, USA
Work Experience Summary: Excellent command of English language and grammar; ability to write clearly, concisely, and convincingly: I have written both technical and non-technical correspondence, internal office memoranda, feasibility studies, and grant applications. I have edited and typed a Masters thesis and a PhD dissertation according to published guidelines, and edited a technical IT book on Service-Oriented Architecture I take great pride in my writing and editing abilities, but must admit that my most gratifying moments as a writer came when my Letters to the Editors of The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times were accepted for publication.
Recording and transcription skills: Court proceedings; depositions, interviews, and conferences) as court reporter for over five years.
Administrative skills: Executive Assistant to high-level officials in US Government over a 28-year career.
Organizational skills and ability to multi-task: Served as house manager/gardener at a 33-room estate for two years (oversaw cleaning, automobile and boat maintenance and repair, and general house repairs/improvements).
Editing/Proofreading skills: Most recently worked as a legislative editor for the State of Maryland. This job required mastery of the English language and grammar, and sharp proofreading skills. In addition, knowledge and understanding of the technical and procedural ins and outs of legislative development were critical to success in this position.
Education Summary: Two semesters of Anatomy & Physiology (Lecture and Lab)
Gregg Shorthand certificate
Transcriber, Editor, Executive Assistant