Professional Proofreaders & Copy Editors

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Professional Proofreaders & Copy Editors

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Post your proofreading and grammar-checking project on oDesk and hire proof readers and book editors with excellent grammar skills. You will also find professionals who have experience with proofreading software (like grammar and plagiarism checkers) and editing tools (like Microsoft Word’s “track changes” feature) to check the spelling, grammar and vocabulary of your documents. With accuracy and attention to detail, they can proofread business proposals, marketing materials and tech reports; review your articles, blog or website content; or correct book translations and audio transcriptions.

Proofreading is the process of reading through an electronic copy (or galley proof) of a piece of written work to detect and correct errors before it is published. On oDesk, the world’s largest online workplace, you will find native English speakers and proofreaders familiar with editing marks and the APA, MLA, Harvard and Chicago style guidelines to provide you with professional editing, grammar checking and proofreading services.

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Proofreading Job Cost Overview

Typical total cost of oDesk Proofreading projects based on completed and fixed-price jobs.

oDesk Proofreading Jobs Completed Quarterly

On average, 1,764 Proofreading projects are completed every quarter on oDesk.

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Time to Complete oDesk Proofreading Jobs

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Average Proofreading Freelancer Feedback Score

Proofreading oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.78.

4.78

Last updated: March 1, 2015

  • Italian-English-German translation and proofreading

    My name is Stefano, I am an Italian native speaker and translate from English and German to Italian. I have work experience in the financial sector and the sports betting industry and have worked in Italy, Austria and Great Britain … more

    My name is Stefano, I am an Italian native speaker and translate from English and German to Italian. I have work experience in the financial sector and the sports betting industry and have worked in Italy, Austria and Great Britain for several years. Since 2011 I have been translating full-time and have translated a lot of websites and texts on a variety of topics. Some of the topics I specialize in are: Foreign exchange trading Finance and banking Travel and tourism Online retailing Sports betting/online gambling Marketing, SEO ...and many more. Please note, that I do not provide technical, legal or medical translations. As an Italian native speaker, I guarantee that my translations of websites or other documents are correct and appeal to your Italian customers. Feel free to contact me any time for a personalized offer!  less

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    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 3532 HOURS
    • AUSTRIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 5 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
  • Copy Editor and Proofreader

    I am a freelance copy editor or proofreader. I have 3 years of professional in-house copy editing experience, more than 10 years of freelance editing experience, and 10 years of academic writing experience. I earned a PhD in English and … more

    I am a freelance copy editor or proofreader. I have 3 years of professional in-house copy editing experience, more than 10 years of freelance editing experience, and 10 years of academic writing experience. I earned a PhD in English and have taught writing at the college level since 2003. I am mostly working with fiction authors at this point, especially those who are self-publishing. (You can find out more at http://www.ibgw.net) I offer you a reliable editor who works with speed and efficiency. Let me prove to you that you have made the correct choice in selecting me to work on your editing needs. You can find out more on my website: http://www.karenrobinsonedits.com NOTE: I am accepting new clients but no rush jobs. Please visit http://www.karenrobinsonedits.com/services/availability/ to see my availability for scheduling projects.  less

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    • $33.33 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 187 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 7 TESTS
  • Professional Translator / Proofreader / Illustrator

    I work as a proofreader for Serbian European Integration Office. I possess CPE Degree, and have experience in book translation (from English to Serbian; vice versa is also a possibility). I also do illustrations in technical pencil and colored pencils (two published books).

    illustration translation-serbian-english translation-english-serbian proofreading 00 more less
    • $13.33 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • SERBIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • Multilingual professional with diverse business experience

    I am a professional with strong project management skills, especially in bridging the gap between business needs and technical solutions. I also have diverse experience in administrative management, marketing research, customer relationship management and business planning.

    proofreading translation-bulgarian-english writing translation-english-italian translation-italian-english editing process-improvement project-management travel-planning loyalty-marketing 00 more less
    • $20.00 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 0 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 10 TESTS
  • Spanish Translator, Transcriber, Writer and Proofreader

    My name is Emmanuel Gonzalo Galera Jaime. I'm a 24-year-old native Spanish speaker from Argentina who offers promptness and high quality for your English to Spanish and vice versa projects, and provides natural translations to match the tone and … more

    My name is Emmanuel Gonzalo Galera Jaime. I'm a 24-year-old native Spanish speaker from Argentina who offers promptness and high quality for your English to Spanish and vice versa projects, and provides natural translations to match the tone and vocabulary used in the original texts. I have the highest grades in the Spanish and English tests in this site.  less

    translation-english-spanish spanish translation-spanish-english proofreading transcription microsoft-excel 00 more less
    • $14.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 49 HOURS
    • ARGENTINA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 8 TESTS
  • The English language is weird-I can help.

    My talents lie in the areas of written communication, researching, creating documents, proofreading, editing, rewriting, and organization of information, with great attention to detail and accuracy. I have experience with Microsoft Office applications, including Word, Publisher, and Excel. My years … more

    My talents lie in the areas of written communication, researching, creating documents, proofreading, editing, rewriting, and organization of information, with great attention to detail and accuracy. I have experience with Microsoft Office applications, including Word, Publisher, and Excel. My years of work history include grant writing for a nonprofit educational organization, light bookkeeping, retail, and clerical positions. I am self-motivated, dedicated, and enthusiastic. I enjoy and look forward to learning new skills and tasks.  less

    proofreading editing microsoft-excel microsoft-publisher microsoft-word word-processing clerical-skills data-entry newsletter-writing 00 more less
    • $15.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.8
    • 618 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 7 TESTS
  • Doctor of Biological Sciences

    I am a native Russian speaker with an MA in Russian linguistics. My second specialty is biology; I am a PhD and was a University Professor in Yerevan, Armenia. I am the author of 140 scientific publications in Russian and … more

    I am a native Russian speaker with an MA in Russian linguistics. My second specialty is biology; I am a PhD and was a University Professor in Yerevan, Armenia. I am the author of 140 scientific publications in Russian and English. Now I work as a freelance translator and a Russian teacher in London. I have great and unique experience in English-Russian translation, creative writing and proofreading. I offer professional, reliable, grammatically correct and error-free translation. Texts I write/translate meet high academic standards. My translations are localized, i.e. adapted with regard to contemporary Russian vocabulary and people psychology.  less

    russian translation editing creative-writing proofreading xsl microsoft-powerpoint 00 more less
    • $10.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.5
    • 28 HOURS
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 5 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
  • Italian voice talent - Italian translator - Italian teacher

    I'm an ITALIAN actress and VOICE TALENT living in London. I also speak fluently English, Portuguese and French, but please note that I can assure a perfect diction only in ITALIAN. I have a good diction and a natural … more

    I'm an ITALIAN actress and VOICE TALENT living in London. I also speak fluently English, Portuguese and French, but please note that I can assure a perfect diction only in ITALIAN. I have a good diction and a natural, versatile, expressive, clear, confident and friendly voice. I record in couple with a sound engineer, Emanuele Correani, to assure high quality sound and editing: https://www.odesk.com/users/~01c7a31958cc67bf7c We are Home-studio equipped with a wide choice of microphones (AKG 451 EB, RODE M3, AKG C214, AKG PERCEPTION 100). I have also experience in TRANSLATION from Portuguese, English and French to Italian and in Italian language classes.  less

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    • $27.78 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 3972 HOURS
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 6 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
    ASSOCIATED WITH:
  • Experienced Medical Reviewer/Editor/Proofreader

    I am seeking opportunities where I could use and improve my reviewing, editing, and proofreading skills and of course for a better pay. I also have skills in data entry and typing and has some knowledge in computer applications including … more

    I am seeking opportunities where I could use and improve my reviewing, editing, and proofreading skills and of course for a better pay. I also have skills in data entry and typing and has some knowledge in computer applications including MS Word and PDF. Over the last 7 years, I worked in a medical records review company where we summarize records for doctors handling Workers' Compensation cases. I first worked as a Medical Records Reviewer, and then was promoted to Editor, and then got the Proofreader/Head of the Account position. As the Head of the Account, I provide team leadership and coaching. I am responsible in creating an environment oriented to open communications, creative thinking, and cohesive team effort. I also review performance of team members objectively and identify training needs. I am an expert team leader with a strong desire to excel. I value my job most and always give the best that I can. :-)  less

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    • $13.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 816 HOURS
    • PHILIPPINES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Accurate translator and proofreader. English, French and Spanish.

    Native Spanish translator from Spain highly competent in English and French languages. BA degree in Translation and Interpreting from the University of Salamanca (Spain). Reliable, creative and quality-committed.

    translation translation-english-spanish translation-french-spanish proofreading french spanish creative-writing 00 more less
    • $20.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 16 HOURS
    • SPAIN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 10 TESTS
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