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Social Media, Microsoft Office

Location:
San Juan, San Juan, Puerto Rico
Posted:
April 25, 2018

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CAROL A. RIVERA SOTO

Tel.: 787-***-****

Email: ac48we@r.postjobfree.com

Professional Overview

Proofreader, copyeditor and translator with a vast experience in higher education, capable to write, translate and proofread academic, literature, scientific, and legal texts, advertisement, among others. Academic research related to literature, cultural and gender studies, social media, literary theory and critic, cinema, communications, and advertisement. Fully bilingual (ENG-ESP), also studied French and Portuguese. With more than 5 years of experience of working remotely. Willing to relocate .

Skills

Advance knowledge in proofreading, translation, academic research, copywriting, and APA and MLA writing format. Proficient in SO Windows, SO Mac, and Microsoft Office, internet and mobile technologies. Experienced in editing, design and managing online education platforms such as Canvas and BlackBoard, social media platforms and blogging tools. Ability to set priorities, goals and time tables to achieve maximum productivity. Organized and structured work approach to ensure all deadlines are met on time.

Languages:

Spanish: Highly proficient in both spoken and written Spanish

English: Highly proficient in both spoken and written English

French: Basic communication skills

Portuguese: Basic communication skills

Experience

Editor and ENG-ESP Translator

Corporate Online Division (National University College), Río Piedras, PR June 2013 – present

Proofread and translate a high volume of academic texts. Verify that all Spanish documents comply with the latest rules of the Real Academia Española.

Revise all citations and referenced texts according to the latest edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association.

Improve the content of the courses, syllabus and tutorials so they can meet rigorous academic standards.

Verify that the objectives, rubrics and evaluation methods of each course meet the institutional criteria.

Research online academic resources to improve the content of each course.

Collaborate on the develop of a wide range of distance education programs for different institutions such as National University College, Instituto de Banca y Comercio, Florida Technical College y Ponce Paramedical College.

Worked on developing a project of continuing education for the Puerto Rico Police Department regarding new laws, protocols and standard procedure.

Execute administrative tasks such as personnel training, coordinate new projects, and be accountable for the performance of the assigned team.

Copyeditor and ENG-ESP Translator

Freelancer, San Juan, PR 2012 – present

Proofread and verify content for different social media marketing accounts for the advertisement agency Mampostea’o. Ensure that all copywriting material displayed on the platforms showcases the products, understanding the relevance to the local market.

Subcontracted as a proofreader for the ENG-ESP translation of the book Los Estados Unidos y su PROMESA para Puerto Rico: Un análisis de la Ley Para La Supervisión, Administración y Estabilidad Económica de Puerto Rico (PROMESA, por sus siglas en inglés) written by María de los Ángeles Trigo.

Proofread academic papers for peer-reviewed journals, syllabus and academic resources related to Molecular and Cellular Biology.

Revise APA and MLA format on thesis, academic papers and other academic texts.

Library Assistant

University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras, PR August 2005 – December 2007

As a participant of the Federal Work-Study Program, worked at the Monserrate Santana de Palés, School of Social Work Library.

Operated the library database and organized documentation to provide academic texts, journals, and research tools to graduate students and professors.

Provide information about the library resources and assistance to students.

Education

University of Puerto Rico Río Piedras, Puerto Rico

MA, Humanities, Comparative Literature – In progress

University of Puerto Rico Río Piedras, Puerto Rico

BA, Humanities, Comparative Literature

Further Education

University of Puerto Rico Río Piedras, Puerto Rico

Certificación en Edición y Artes Editoriales (126 hours)

Universidad del Sagrado Corazón San Juan, Puerto Rico

Content Marketing Summit

Technological Institute of Monterrey Monterrey, México

Online Certificate in Fundamentos de la escritura en español

Universidad del Salvador Buenos Aires, Argentina

Distance Education Program, MOOC de Ortografía (30 hours)



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