PAVEY, Gill, MSc ACMA GCMA Dip. Proofreading

Copy-editor, proofreader, writer

Teach An Cruidin
Killeen
Granard
Co Longford

m. 087 3687489
e. gill@house-of-words.com
w. www.house-of-words.com

Membership:
AFEPI member, SfEP Associate
Theo Paphitis Small Business Sunday Winner

Special Interests:
Business and training documents, academic papers: accountancy, finance, management, IT, science; the natural world, wildlife and pets; novels (most genres), non-fiction, especially yachting and boating, pets; web content, newsletters, blogs, press releases.

Experience:
Freelance proofreader and copy-editor since 2011. Previously, five years proofreading and editing in-house for a range of water sports magazines and a regional newspaper group. Three years as an intern on a dog activities magazine as copy-editor and columnist.
Editor and proofreader of many business documents over ten years including procedure manuals and company reports for large manufacturing companies.

Examples:
Proofreading:
Course material and manual for an online training provider; 2014 tourism brochure for a local authority; essays, dissertations and theses, mainly for ESL students; Steve Carter An American Vampire in Bolton (self-published, 2013) and Love, Sex and Tescos Finest Cava (self-published paperback version, 2013).
Copy-editing:
Nick Stafford, Down Memory Lane (self-published collection of short stories, to be launched April 2014); numerous scientific academic papers and business documents for ESL authors via a Dutch translations and editing company; Terry Pearson The Hungarian Wirehaired Vizsla (self published, 2012).
Writing:
Author of award-winning book on dogs and dog life, Polly and Friends. Former columnist for Show Dogs Ireland magazine and occasional contributor to Ireland’s Pets magazine. Blogger including guest blogging and online article writing on specialised subjects.