Judith Czarnecki

Freelance Editor & Proofreader

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Location:Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/judithczarnecki
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JUDITH M. CZARNECKI
P. O. Box 957 Ash Fork, AZ 86320
jczar26@gmail.com

Writer, Copy Editor, Proofreader, Communications Specialist

Skills

Qualified and talented writer, copy editor, proofreader, and communications specialist with twenty plus years experience in internal and external communications, articles, presentations, proposals, marketing materials, newsletters, press releases, reports, speeches, training manuals, and web pages. Thorough research and creative analysis of subject matter for effective outcome from target markets. Effective interpersonal skills with colleagues for timely completion of deliverables.

Core Competencies


Adheres to Deadlines
Analyzes Content for Target Markets
Attention to Details
Coordinates Multiple Projects
Computer, Software, and Internet Proficient
Copy Editor
Desktop Publishing
Excellent Grammar and Style
Interviewer
Professional Demeanor and Performance
Proofreader
Quick Learner of Software and Procedures
Researcher
Rewrites Copy
Public Speaker/Makes Presentations
Trainer
Translates Technical Information for
General Audience
Writes Analytical, Creative, Journalistic,
or Technical Text

Environments

Types of Businesses

Alternative Health
Architecture
Auto Industry
Banking & Financial Services
Construction
Engineering
Hospital/Medical
Industrial Design
Insurance
Legal
Light Industrial
Marketing
Nonprofit
Office Equipment
Publishing
Telecommunications/IT
Transportation

Sizes of Businesses

Small family-owned companies, Symbiotics, to mid-sized nationals, The Salvation Army, to international giants, IBM and AT&T.

Achievement -
Ø Wide range of business experiences and interests, signifying my adaptability to diverse types of companies and settings.

Responsibilities

IBM / AT&T - Contractor with Manpower and Zero Chaos
2005 - 2009 - Integration Specialist - Telecommuter

Created procedure and training manuals, analyzing data and process, and applying communication principles. Conferred with department managers and incorporated other documentation; wrote, edited, and proofread manuals to perfection. Identified breakdowns in work roles and took initiative to create and implement communication guidelines. Advised, supervised, and trained vendors and international workforce in corporate processes and procedures. Followed detailed procedures for timely completion of deliverables.
Achievements -
Ø Increased workforce productivity by writing communication guidelines and training international team in daily application.
Ø Created efficient workflow process by writing procedure manuals.

Symbiotics, Inc. - Nutraceutical Sales and Marketing
2002 - 2003 - Sedona, Arizona

Built client base of healthcare practitioners through sales of nutraceutical products. Researched products for thorough knowledge for presentation to clients. Negotiated with potential clients to close deals and produce new orders. Produced weekly sales reports and managed database of clients and products. Advised personnel on key strategies for target markets. Wrote promotional letters and marketing brochures. Rewrote and proofread product informational materials.
Achievements -
Ø Successful negotiator to close deals and increase product market share.
Ø Wrote, revised, and initiated effective marketing materials creating interest in potential clients.
Ø Analyzed target markets for communication strategies to advise team and bolster individual productivity.

Contract Positions - Special Assignments
1999 – 2002 - San Diego, California and Flagstaff, Arizona

Wrote, edited, and proofread business proposals, reports, presentations, and relevant graphics. Analyzed vendor contracts for presentation to Board of Directors. Analyzed and rewrote operational procedures for daily workflow. Provided resolution to inquiries or issues to employer and client satisfaction. Trained and supervised new hires in process and procedure.
Achievements -
Ø Employee of the Month Award for initiative, efficiency, and perfection in job performance.
Ø Edited and revised business proposals to professional writing standards to create interest from potential investors.

Education

Ø Bachelor of Arts in Communications - San Francisco State University, San
Francisco
Ø Professional Sales and Marketing Training
Skills (2) Rating
Editing
Proofreading