Paula Miller

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Freelance copy editor and proofreader

MA in English

BA (Hons) First Class in Humanities with Literature


Intermediate level member of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders (SfEP), working towards Professional level

www.sfep.org.uk


SfEP trained

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Experience and Specialist Skills


Freelance contracts:

 - proofreading and anglicising academic  journals

 - copy-editing IT manuals


Previous experience:

In-house company-wide document reviewer for an international software development and services company, ranging from basic proofreading to substantive editing and formatting. Working with a wide variety of writers, many whose first language is not English, to produce and publish technical, marketing, commercial and legal documents, both for in-company use and for external customers.


Volunteer document contributor and reviewer for the MS Society.

www.mssociety.org.uk


Specialist skills

Information and communications technology

Anglicisation 

Academic journals

Referencing styles including: Harvard author-date, APA, MHRA.


Other interests

Environment, wildlife and nature.