ROBERT P GINGER

CONTACT DETAILS

Name
Robert P Ginger

Location
Berkshire

Telephone
01628 313242

E-mail
bob@bobtheproofreader.co.uk

Website

www.bobtheproofreader.co.uk


OVERVIEW

  • Copy-editing
  • Editing
  • Fact-checking
  • On-screen editing
  • Proofreading
  • Proofreading translated copy
  • Research

 FEES

  • Usually £5 per 1000 words for basic proofreading, or up to £7 if copy-editing is required, but always negotiable. Feel free to contact me and discuss it!

SERVICES

  • Proofreading books, papers, magazines - actually, let's save time: if it has words, I'll proofread it.
  • Copy-editing: I can check for consistency and general readability┬Łwithout impinging on your writing style.
  • Fact-checking and research are like food and drink to me.
  • I'll do the job with hard copies, on-screen or with any future format yet to be invented.
  • Having had my own book published, I understand a writer's needs and concerns.
  • I work quickly and efficiently and can meet tight deadlines when necessary.
  • I have a zero-tolerance attitude to errors: nothing short of perfection will do!

EXPERIENCE

  • Over ten years working for leading publisher McGraw-Hill.
  • Editing a company newspaper.
  • Author of the book "Your CV: A Plain-speaking guide."


Qualifications
  • Dip.PRE Maple Diploma in Professional Proofreading and Editing using BS5261 symbols (pass with distinction in both proofreading and copy editing); English A-level.
  • Associate of SfEP.
Additional Information
  • I have the flexibility to proofread any piece of writing on virtually any subject. My service is always friendly; I'm here to help make your words be as good as they can be.

ROBERT P GINGER


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