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Data Front Desk

United States
March 13, 2019

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Martha Abebe

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Alexandria VA. 22304

HOME: 703-***-****

MOBILE: 703-***-****

Professional Experience

Bloomberg Bureau National Affair

Publication Specialist, Production Department, March 2009-November 9, 2018

Conversion, Photo Shop, Editorial Corrections

QA Assurance Editor, Editorial Department, 2002 to –March 2009

Performs structural and content validation activities of state ELCD including and review of files after Folio processing by:

Reviewing content validation reports, diagnosing problems, making corrections to data or referring problems to EPUB or Production, as appropriate.

Verifying electronic structural design requirements are being followed, and that the product is compatible with content.

Verifying comprehensiveness of files pulled for release of product, identifying missing files, and coordinating with EPUB to assure files are added or deleted

Validating codes and tags in update documents and coordinating with EPUB and Electronic Product Development for new conversions needed

Reviewing all Folio reports, including break, reference line, group, and word wheel, coordinating corrections as needed

Reviewing State info-base on Teton/Olympics/boxer Browsers

Front Desk reception for Park Place Condominium, 2002-2004

Reference File Editor, Editorial Department, 1999 – 2002

Integrated the new currency data into existing data

Worked with documents from 53 jurisdictions which required a working knowledge of document type definitions (DTDs)

Inserted history citations

Data Prep Group Leader, Production Department, 1993 – 1999

Meeting deadlines for updating the currency to the state environmental laws and regulations information

Worked at Data Prep unit on migration of BNA products onto a new text editing system

Responsibilities included

oAssigned work

o keeping records

oworking with editors; editing, coding, validating and proofreading text files

oformatting tables

o Keying math equations and chemical formulas using Math-Type software program.


Keyes/Proofer, Production Department, 1988 – 1993

Worked in Composition Section of large department

Responsibilities included

oKeying data from printed source documents

o Proofread, corrected document building, operating document scanner and cleaned files electronically.

COMPUTER SKLLS: Windows NT, Microsoft Word, working knowledge of Unix-based word processors and Databases. Working knowledge of VAX Text Editor, Alpha Micro, Math-Type, Folio View, Web Browser.


PTC Career Institute, 02/87 – 10/88

Certificate, Silver Spring Md. U.S.A

Major: Data Management

Commercial College, 09/83 – 06/85

Diploma, Addis Ababa Ethiopia

Major: Secretary Science.

Empress Mennen High School – 09/79 – 06/82

Diploma, Addis Ababa Ethiopia

Major: Academic

References is available up on Request

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