Huw Jones

Professional Member
Location 45 Quebec Street, BRIGHTON, East Sussex BN2 9UZ
Telephone 01273 673 902
Mobile 07921 409 501
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Web www.hjeditorial.com
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Subjects

Academic (humanities), business (proofreading annual reports, marketing), children's/teenage publishing (educational/informative, reference), education (literacy, primary, secondary, teacher training), EFL, ELT, geography (general, school), history (general, local, school), languages other than English (Catalan, French, Russian, Spanish), PSHE (Personal, Social, Health and Economic Education), tourism/travel, wine

Skills

Consultancy (publishing), copy-editing, development editing, editing non-native English, on-screen editing, on-screen proofreading (Acrobat Reader and BSI symbols mark-up), project management, research, rewriting, translating (French into English, Spanish into English, Russian into English)

Experience

Freelance since 2007; managing editor, Channel 4 Learning, 2000–07; senior editor, Further Education Development Agency, 2000; editor, Dorling Kindersley, 1996–99

Qualifications and awards

BA French/Russian Studies, Diploma in Translation (Chartered Institute of Linguists), RSA/UCLES Certificate for the Teaching of English to Adults, RNIB Braille Proficiency Certificate

Clients

Schofield & Sims, Oxford University Press, Cambridge University Press, Macmillan, Collins, Nelson Thornes, Hodder Education, Espresso Education

Training

Project management (Channel 4), Finance for non-financial managers

Media

Books, tablet-based learning, websites, DVDs, CD-ROMs