George Kosinski

Freelance Article Writer & Editor

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Location:Gibsons, British Columbia, Canada
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/georgekosinski
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Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
$20
Rate/Hr
Software:

Word, Excel, Outlook, Access, Internet

Customer Service:

Correspondence with:
Clients
Court Officials
Federal Department of Justice
Canada Revenue Agency
Customs Brokers

Processing initial client intake

Work Experience:

Proofreading/Editing

Worked on four books for New In Chess, which offers the world’s most prestigious chess magazine, and also publishes numerous chess books. The four books are as follows:

Aron Nimzowitsch 1928-1935: Annotated Games & Essays

Bologan's Black Weapons in the Open Games: How to Play for a Win if White Avoids the Ruy Lopez

Bologan's Ruy Lopez for Black: How to Play for a Win against the Spanish Opening

Taming Wild Chess Openings: How to Deal with the Good, the Bad and the Ugly over the Chess Board

My name appears in all of these books as proofreader and/or editor, and the introduction to Bologan’s Black Weapons includes a glowing review of my work.

Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities

At the request of federal MP Peter Julian, appeared before this committee at the Parliament Buildings in Ottawa, on 30 April 2007, to give a presentation regarding CN train derailments and to answer questions related to train operations.

Transport Canada Action Plan to Address CN Safety Issues
At the request of federal MP Peter Julian, prepared a 17-page written evaluation of this document, an evaluation that illustrates my ability to understand and analyze reports and other information related to train operations and associated safety issues.

Canada Customs and Revenue Agency 1993 – 2000

Apeals Administrative Services Officer/Receptionist/Support Clerk/ CAS Administrator

Prepared and processed documents for litigation in Federal Tax Court and the Federal Court of Appeals
? Communicated verbally and in writing with clients, the Federal Department of Justice, the Federal Tax Court of Canada, and others with respect to appeals and litigation
? Typed and merged correspondence and created forms, documents, and spreadsheets in WordPerfect, Word, and Excel
? Processed and reconciled financial documents and confidential information
? Awarded an Innovation and Excellence Letter

Education:

Legal Secretarial Program Certificate Graduated May 2002
Capilano College - North Vancouver
Awards: Dean’s List – Fall Semester
Real Estate Foundation Award

Electronics Diploma (Specializing in Computer Technology) Graduated 1993
Vancouver Community College - Award: Honour Roll
Fluke Networks & Troubleshooting Workshop: Fluke Electronics 1999
Data Communications I –- BCIT 1998
Skills (2) Rating
Article Writing
Editing