Samantha Becker

Freelance Proofreader & Nature Photographer

2913
Location:Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
Phone: 9195248975
Website: http://www.prooftoperfect.com
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/samanthabecker
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QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY
Voracious reader with remarkable knowledge of the English language, conditioned to catch errors in grammar, usage, and spelling. Understands common usage errors, such as the difference between lose and loose; who and whom; i.e. and e.g.; etc. Thorough understanding of APA and MLA formats. Dedicated single-tasker, concentrates solely on your project until it is done. Meets tight deadlines; able to quickly turn around even the most complicated project.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Credit Suisse, Research Triangle Park, NC
Assistant Vice President, September 2006 – Present
Write and edit complicated process manuals and financial presentations for multiple departments. Design and proof dynamic code in Visual Basic language. Correspond and conduct business via email with members of the firm throughout the globe. Served as the VP of Public Relations for the new Toastmasters International chapter; wrote or proofed every email and marketing piece for the club during its first year.

ABB, Inc., Cary, NC
Analyst, September 2004 – June 2005 / February 2006 – August 2006 (contract through Ajilon, Inc.)
Produced and proofed procedural documentation for Sarbanes-Oxley. Wrote explanations of financial processes and data for offsite management.

ASG, Inc., Cary, NC
Analyst, June 2005 – January 2006
Provided flawless written communication with external vendors and clients regarding billing and payments.

MILITARY SERVICE
United States Army
Arabic Linguist, November 1995 – November 1999

EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATIONS
Wrote two 3-30 papers a week for five years; took the lead on most team papers, editing teammates’ submissions for spelling, grammar, style, and flow.
2009
Certified Treasury Professional

2007
Masters in Business Administration. University of Phoenix, online campus.

2005
Bachelors Degree in Business Administration. University of Phoenix, online campus.

1997
Diploma with Honors, Arabic Language and Culture Program. Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center, Presidio of Monterey, CA.
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Proofreading
Nature Photography