Angelo McCluskey

Freelance Editor & Proofreader

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Location:Auburn, New South Wales, Australia
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/angelomccluskey
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Kudos
4.5
2 Skills
$40
Rate/Hr
ANGELO McCLUSKEY

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

Proofreader and Copyeditor
Prototype Pty Limited
(1996–2013)

Duties:
Specialising in the proofreading and copyediting of annual reports and
prospectuses (PDSs) and other financial work for large companies and
financial institutions. Also educational textbooks and examination papers,
medical yearly reports, catalogues, directories and wealth of other work.
Helped in maintaining the company’s fine reputation in producing quality
work to tight deadlines.
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Copyreader (full-time) and
Copyeditor and Proofreader (freelance)
Reader’s Digest (Australia) Pty Limited
(1995–96) and (1996–present)

Duties as copyreader (full-time):
Performing proofreading, copyediting, typographical and related checking
procedures to deadlines within a dedicated team environment in promotion/
art department. Also maintaining the high standards of promotional art and
copy material. Furthermore, when time allowed, assisted other departments
with proofreading and editing of their material.

Duties as copyeditor and proofreader (freelance):
Precision copyediting and proofreading of music booklets and
packaging material.
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Copyeditor and Proofreader
Scholastic Australia Pty Ltd

Educational, children’s paperbacks and hardbacks, magazines and software.
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Proofreader (freelance)
E J Dwyer (Australia) Pty Ltd

Various nonfiction books.
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Proofreader
Yellow Pages Australia (Pre-Press Division)

EDUCATION

Diploma in Book Editing and Publishing (Credit level)
Macleay College (Sydney)
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Cartography Certificate
Sydney Technical College
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National Technical Certificate (N.T.C. III)
(This course ran concurrently with compositing apprenticeship)
Peninsula Technical College (Cape Town, South Africa)

SPECIAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

• Attained a credit level in Diploma in Book Editing and Publishing.

• Awarded the Gabb Trophy (in Cape Town, South Africa) for getting the highest marks
in final year examination (composition theory) for my compositing apprenticeship.


REFERENCES

Available on request.
Skills (2) Rating
Editing
Proofreading