McFADDEN, Michelle, LLB (Hons), MA

Editor, proofreader, copywriter

Hillsborough, Co. Down

m. +44 (0)7772 588155
w. www.colophoneditorial.com
e. michelle@colophoneditorial.com

Professional memberships:
Advanced Professional Member of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders (SfEP)

Training:
Basic Proofreading (PTC, 2016)
Certificate in User Experience (Nielsen Norman Group, 2016)
In-house training: editing and proofreading (Allen & Overy, 2011)

Services offered:
Proofreading; copy-editing; business editing; web copywriting; content strategy; editorial project management; drafting and marking of written recruitment tests; development of content and style guides.

Experience:
Content Strategist at Fathom (2013–present)
Associate (editor and proofreader) at HMICFRS (2013–2018)
Report Writing Coach at Care Quality Commission (2017–2018)
Document Checker (editor and proofreader) at Allen & Overy (2011–2013)

Subject areas:
Law, business, government, theology, user experience and online content.

Clients include:
Wiley-Blackwell, International Financial Reporting Standards Foundation, Fathom.

Examples:
Editorial project management
The International Encyclopedia of Anthropolgy, Wiley-Blackwell, 2018
The Encyclopedia of Health Psychology, Wiley-Blackwell, forthcoming

Web copywriting for clients such as AIB, PSNI and Flender (through Fathom)

Most editing and proofreading work completed has been on confidential documents – I am happy to supply further details on request.