67-04 224 Street
Oakland Gardens, NY 11364
Phone: 718 225 5580 (h)
Phone: 718 506 8388 (c)
HarperCollins Publishers, New York, NY
Freelance proofreader, from 2003 to the present.
• Checked page proofs against edited manuscript, to ensure proper spelling, syntax, and punctuation while fact-checking for historical, factual, and etymological accuracy.
• Highly skilled on Adobe, Microsoft Word (track changes), Ovid, and Outlook Express.
• Excellent bilingual skills, both verbal and written. Fluent in both English and Spanish.
• Translation from English to Spanish, and Spanish to English.
• Translated magazine articles, song lyrics, promotional materials, booklets, and pamphlets.
• Attention to detail, with excellent interpersonal skills, to instill a sense of team spirit and camaraderie.
• Punctuality and dedication.
I have published essays and poetry, both locally and internationally.