The Best You Ediciones Publishing Company – London
SPANISH EDITOR-IN-CHEF OF MAGAZINE THE BEST YOU ESPAÑOL
November 2014 - November 2015
Responsible for producing and editing editorial articles that are entertaining, informative and newsworthy. Writing content for print media and online and ensuring the editorial content delivers the publications message and objectives.
SPANISH PRODUCTION AND COMMISIONING EDITOR THE BEST YOU EDICIONES
January 2012- November 2015
-Responsible for editorial development schedules, budgets & work allocation.
-Commissioning, creating, editing and publishing new content.
-Editing, producing and proof reading high quality written material. Creating fresh content for articles, features, blogs and also some video. Handling high profile accounts and contacts.
-Coordinating editorial procedures and maintaining editorial standards.
-Reading & reviewing published items to ensure they are of the highest quality.
-Liaising daily with translators, distributors, authors and other freelancers.
-Assisting in the development and also implementation of production schedules.
- CEO Librooking (2011 to now)
Unique and creative solutions that meet the client´s expectations not only by realizing the client´s business objectives, but particularly by our strict adherence to the ethical principles of linguists; continuous search for opportunities and business objectives; creative approaches to the client´s special needs in order to find unique and tailored language and literary solutions; team work based on the implementation of progressive communications; professional quality of editing, translation and marketing services provided by a highly motivated team; courage and readiness to communicate on behalf of client in crisis. We have just expanded the business to self-publishing.
Palibrio - Author Solutions (USA) - Language Solutions Ltd. (USA) - The Language Insight (USA)
Gatim Language Services (Netherlands) - NLP Training Books (London) - Babylon Translations (Israel)
Alittera Limit (USA) - ProfTranslations (USA) - USCF University (USA) - Lexiapark Translation
Agency (Barcelona, Spain) - Casals Publishing House (Barcelona, Spain)
- Research Academic Writer (2007-2010)
Prospect Solution, UK
Browse various books and internet sites and researching on assigned topics in Spanish and English. Compose and deliver academic articles, research papers, reviews, and guides. Proofread, edit, and correct all given reports, properly and efficiently.
- Spanish tutor, trainer and consultant (2006 to present)
Bristol University - Spanish Tutor, 2007-2010
The Language Project School - Spanish Tutor, 2006-2007
Languages United - Spanish Tutor for kids, 2006
Dialogue Language Training - Spanish for Business, 2011
Tutor Hunt - Private Spanish Tutor, 2012-2015
Highly energetic Foreign Language Teacher with over seven years experience devising creative lesson plans and integrating modern instructional techniques to teach professional, GCSE and A-Level students. Dedicated to a student-focused learning environment helping all students learn and advance their foreign language skills.
- MA Researcher (CSIC - Spanish Council Research, Madrid, 2005-6)
Researcher in Literary Theory and Psycholinguistic, CSIC, Madrid, Spain.
Thesis dissertation in European Literary Criticism (Time and Consciousness
in Virginia Woolf)
ANOTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
• 2007-2015: Translator, proofreader and language consultant
• 2011-2015: Director of Librooking, trusted provider of self-publishing, translation, editing, linguistic and content services in Spanish for authors, publishers and businesses.
• 1992-2005: Singer song-writer, first album recorded in 1995; recordings for other artists and bands; collaborations, composition, and performances for another artists.
• 1990-1992: PA at Corporate departments, Publishing Companies.
1987-1990: PA / Secretary for International Congress