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@ProperProse
Flag of Canada White Rock, Canada
Member since October, 2011
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ProperProse 

Experienced in basic copy editing, creative writing and transcription. Legal documents, commercial presentations and literary works are among the great variety of editing services I have provided to my satisfied, long-term clients. Editing and proof reading is performed only in Microsoft Word.
$15 USD/hr
5 Reviews
3.0
  • 56%Jobs Completed
  • 100%On Budget
  • 100%On Time
  • N/ARepeat Hire Rate

Recent Reviews

  • image of armantje Edit a chapter of a book, wordcount = 10 000 words (has sexual content) €57.00 EUR

    “Good editor! Gerry had the needed skills to, not only fix some errors, but also to make the quality better. Great job and will hire again!”

    armantje Flag of Belgium 5 months ago.
    • Copywriting
    • Proofreading
    • Editing
    • Academic Writing
    • Article Rewriting
  • image of magnitudine Proofreading 3500 word text in english $20.00 USD

    “Professional and fast freelancer, very nice person. Recommended!”

    magnitudine Flag of Italy 5 months ago.
    • Proofreading
  • image of Daulphinz Proof read/write press release $60.00 USD

    “Gerry is a true professional. Project was completed on time and on Budget. He is very easy to work with and is always fair about what he charges for his time and experience. I highly recommend Gerry!”

    Daulphinz Flag of United States 2 years ago.
    • Proofreading
    • Article Rewriting
  • image of RobertKatz Genius Copyeditor Needed for Technical Proposal [Sealed]

    “+ + + TERRIFIC + + + + + + AWESOME + + + Terrifically conscientiousness expert. Look forward to working together again,”

    RobertKatz Flag of United States 2 years ago.
    • Copywriting
    • Proofreading
    • Technical Writing
    • Editing
    • Proposal/Bid Writing

Experience

Project Manager

Jun 2008 - Jun 2011 (3 years)

Accepted jobs from diverse clients world-wide, and saw projects through to completion. Reformatted, selected translation/proof reading team, QA'd and delivered. Transcribed 100,000 words for EA Sports video games. Responsible for client and outsourcer dialogue via email, phone and print. Composed letters for any business purpose. Edited documents and website content.

Principal

Owner and sole editor, performing ongoing work for Solveta (Germany), National Union of Liability Insurers (Russia), APlus Translations (Canada) and Thayastar.com. Expert basic copy editing in English, using either American or British vernacular and covering most subjects.

Exams

  • US English Level 2
    90%

My Top Skills

  • Proofreading 5
  • Copywriting 3
  • Editing 3
  • Technical Writing 2
  • Article Rewriting 2
  • Articles 0
  • Reviews 0
  • Newsletters 0
  • Copy Typing 0
  • Creative Writing 0

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