Writer/Editor/Proofreader in Cape Town
Location:Cape Town, South Africa (From home)Education level: College/University
Education field: Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Years of experience:
Attributes that best describes:
Strong analytical skills
Currently working as a full-time bilingual proofreader, as well as a professional freelancer in copywriting, editing and proofreading.
Previous experience as an administrator in Environmental and Advertising/Marketing industries.
Previous writing experience for websites and online magazines.
BSc Honours in Environmental Management.
BSc in Biodiversity & Ecology.
Certificate in Copy-Editing Short Course.
Certificate in Copywriting for Online Marketing Short Course.
Language proficiency in English and Afrikaans.
My working habits:
Thalana is a precise, accurate and meticulous individual. She constantly seeks perfection and is very interested in details. She is normally quiet and discreet, and will have no problem working once she receives precise instructions about what she has to do. Thalana is careful and although she has some attention to detail, she also requires tasks that are varied, to avoid getting bored and to achieve maximum efficiency. She likes to think about things. Thalana uses her logical and analytical skills to respond to complex and difficult problems. Thalana is systematic, methodical and disciplined. In her approach to work she tends to adhere very closely to policies, guidelines and rules. She tends to observe protocol. She works more effectively and comfortably in structured, clear and unequivocal situations. Thalana can work well on her own to solve problems and plan activities. She can be efficient in team work, in small groups and in one-on-one relationships. Thalana will attempt to satisfy the needs of others. In general, she will respect the ideas, opinions and behaviors of others, especially those she trusts. She will feel motivated with specialized tasks, either as a team member or on her own. Her authority must be based mainly on her skills and her functions can include varied types of tasks. Her general approach is cautious and conservative. She prefers having a good amount of data before committing to a course of action or making a decision.
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