Professional Proofreaders & Copy Editors

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Professional Proofreaders & Copy Editors

Showing 6,021 freelancers

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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.

1,764

Time to Complete oDesk Proofreading Jobs

Time needed to complete a Proofreading project on oDesk.

Average Proofreading Freelancer Feedback Score

Proofreading oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.78.

4.78

Last updated: March 1, 2015

  • Editor, Romanian/English translator

    I'm a professional and very determined editor and corrector with 3+ years' experience. I was responsible for accuracy and correctness of written texts in politics and sports newspapers. Managing strict deadlines and efficiency are the strong points that define … more

    I'm a professional and very determined editor and corrector with 3+ years' experience. I was responsible for accuracy and correctness of written texts in politics and sports newspapers. Managing strict deadlines and efficiency are the strong points that define me.  less

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    • $5.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • ROMANIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 1 TEST
  • Spanish native speaker health professional with excellent level of Eng

    I'm a nurse but I'm also an Humanities degree. That's why I have excellent writing skills in Spanish. I'm able to translate a wide variety of text, specially health and medical related. I offer well writen … more

    I'm a nurse but I'm also an Humanities degree. That's why I have excellent writing skills in Spanish. I'm able to translate a wide variety of text, specially health and medical related. I offer well writen and meaningful texts in Spanish, never literal google translations You can trust in my for your translations, I always do my best!  less

    translation-english-spanish spanish e-health recipe-writing travel-writing proofreading translation medical-writing microsoft-excel 00 more less
    • $8.33 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • SPAIN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • Danish translator

    I can do translations from English to Danish and from Swedish to Danish. I`m not intreasted in translations to Swedish, nevertheless I can speak the language perfectly. Im aslo experienced in copy-writing, proofreading and editing. I have a lot … more

    I can do translations from English to Danish and from Swedish to Danish. I`m not intreasted in translations to Swedish, nevertheless I can speak the language perfectly. Im aslo experienced in copy-writing, proofreading and editing. I have a lot of experience with fashion and casino related materials. My field of expertice in my proffesional life consists of working with: Plumbing, Ventilation VA, Heating, Pre-isolated pipes, precisiontools (sales, not technical) Fashion and Photo/Graphics.  less

    translation-english-danish translation-english-swedish proofreading editing 00 more less
    • $30.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 18 HOURS
    • DENMARK
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • English-Spanish Translator

    My name is María della Cella Figueredo and I am a 26-year-old translator. I have gained more than 7 years of experience in the translation field, by working for different companies, institutions and clients. I have expertise in many different … more

    My name is María della Cella Figueredo and I am a 26-year-old translator. I have gained more than 7 years of experience in the translation field, by working for different companies, institutions and clients. I have expertise in many different topics; from Tourism and Travel, to Computers and IT, People and Society, Religion and Spirituality, Education and Relationships, Business and Careers, among others. Translating and learning languages are my passion, when doing so I feel I take the best out of me. So far I can speak English, Spanish, German and French. I hope to keep on learning different languages and get to know diverse cultures. I am very responsible and organized. I always try to do my best to achieve both, employers and personal goals. I work quickly and efficiently, my top priorities are customer satisfaction, reaching quality and compliance standards and enjoying the different tasks and assignments I claim for. As a proactive and self-motivated person, I have also made incursions in different areas, such as graphics and presentations design; photography and business analysis. I have also worked as personal assistant, providing organization, scheduling and support to business professionals of different hierarchies.  less

    transcription content-writing proofreading copy-editing translation audio-editing graphic-design presentation-design photography event-planning translation-english-spanish translation-spanish-english 00 more less
    • $13.33 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • ARGENTINA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 1 TEST
  • Literary translator/proofreader. English-Italian. Spanish-Italian

    I am a native Italian, graduated in Modern Foreign Languages and Literatures at Pisa University, where I also specialized with honours in Literary Translation from post-colonial English. I have about 20 years of experience in translating, writing and proofreading texts … more

    I am a native Italian, graduated in Modern Foreign Languages and Literatures at Pisa University, where I also specialized with honours in Literary Translation from post-colonial English. I have about 20 years of experience in translating, writing and proofreading texts of different types, but my main interest is in literary translation. I am a perfectionist, so high quality work is guaranteed.  less

    translation-english-italian proofreading essay-writing 00 more less
    • $20.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • ITALY
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 8 TESTS
  • Detail-oriented translator English/French - Spanish/French

    3 years of experience in Translation, Editing/proofreading in English/French and Spanish/French Native french speaker Specializes in: Business/Commerce (general) Textiles / Clothing / Fashion Sports / Fitness / Recreation Retail Marketing / Market Research Food & Drink Education / Pedagogy Cosmetics, Beauty Cinema, Film … more

    3 years of experience in Translation, Editing/proofreading in English/French and Spanish/French Native french speaker Specializes in: Business/Commerce (general) Textiles / Clothing / Fashion Sports / Fitness / Recreation Retail Marketing / Market Research Food & Drink Education / Pedagogy Cosmetics, Beauty Cinema, Film, TV, Drama Tourism & Travel  less

    translation-english-french translation-spanish-french translation-french-english proofreading 00 more less
    • $22.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.7
    • 1 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 11 TESTS
  • Official&Audiovisual Translator English-Spanish-Italian-German

    With a Bachelor's Degree in Translation and Interpreting and a MA in Audiovisual Translation, my work has always been my passion and with the years I have reached a wide knowledge in different areas of translation. I love to … more

    With a Bachelor's Degree in Translation and Interpreting and a MA in Audiovisual Translation, my work has always been my passion and with the years I have reached a wide knowledge in different areas of translation. I love to learn new things every day so that's why my experience goes from translating legal documents to the translation of video-games. I'm also a creative person who enjoys proof-reading and in some cases re-writing articles, books, films... I consider myself as an ambitious person who loves to grow both personally and professionally. Today, I am starting a project on my own and Odesk will give me the opportunity to combine both. I will also have the chance to meet international clients in order to fulfill my career and their expectations.  less

    italian sales-promotion translation-english-italian translation-english-spanish translation-spanish-english subtitling film-dubbing proofreading voice-talent voice-over 00 more less
    • $20.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 961 HOURS
    • SPAIN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 2 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • English-Spanish Translator/ Spanish Tutor Online/Book translator/Ebay

    I have 20 years experience as a credited and educated professional with multiple degrees in teaching from Universities in England, California, Florida and Argentina. I led the translation team making ;Saving Rachel by John Locke, a #1 Top 100 Best … more

    I have 20 years experience as a credited and educated professional with multiple degrees in teaching from Universities in England, California, Florida and Argentina. I led the translation team making ;Saving Rachel by John Locke, a #1 Top 100 Best Selling Paid Kindle eBook a reality for Spanish readers across the globe. I am the Founder and Principal of the American British Institute that teaches all levels of English for all standards of examinations. I teach all levels of Spanish to tourists and professionals who require a second language for traveling and working purposes. As regards translation, I have translated the following books: " El Asesinato de una esperanza" by Steven H Jackson, and "No cae de su caballo by Virginia Stroud, "La salvacion de Rachel" by John Locke among others. .  less

    translation-english-spanish spanish english-tutoring teaching-english proofreading 00 more less
    • $15.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 39 HOURS
    • ARGENTINA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 4 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 7 TESTS
  • Bilingual translator English and Spanish

    Hello I am a native spanish. I studied English for four years in an institute. I know the grammar and the vocabulary in both languages English and Spanish and I decided to implement my knowledge in the translation and transcription area. I worked in a call center as a customer service in both languages.

    translation translation-english-spanish transcription data-entry proofreading 00 more less
    • $11.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
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