I am a talented writer of creative fiction and non-fiction, with a journalism background. During my practice days, I worked up to Editor of a weekly independent tabloid. I also have experience as a subeditor, having worked in that portfolio
I am a talented writer of creative fiction and non-fiction, with a journalism background. During my practice days, I worked up to Editor of a weekly independent tabloid. I also have experience as a subeditor, having worked in that portfolio on a newspaper and on a magazine.
Over a period of 5 years, as an accomplished playwright and script-writer, I wrote about sixty 30-minute radio drama scripts, that were published by the Zambian National Broadcasting Corporation’s English Channel, Radio 2.
Over the years, I have also worked as health communication materials developer, working on content, research, proof-reading/editing and design. This led me into mastering the art of graphic design in the process.
I have edited academic papers and books and many writings. I have also assisted researchers and some writers as a ghost writer and proof-reader.
With such a background, I am also experienced with providing highly effective advertising and promotional content, including penning corporate press releases.
To cap it all, I am also an accomplished webmaster.
OTHER PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
Highly skilled in Network Administration: trained as a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer/Administrator on Windows 2003 Server with dedicated experience in planning and coordinating the installation, testing, operation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of hardware, software and networked systems, ensuring the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of systems, networks, and data. Particularly conversant with all Windows OS environments. Over 5 years experience in providing hands-on and telephone technical assistance to clients/users at various levels of computer appreciation. Skilled in the design, testing, installation and support of new or existing applications software.
A seasoned and creative computer graphics specialist with over ten years of experience at all production levels in layout and graphics design, with particular strengths in team work and initiative requiring minimal supervision and highly committed to realising organisational objectives. Expertise in illustrative communication materials development.
Proficient in computers (PC and Mac OS) and able to work in all Operating Systems. Exceptionally skilled in all graphics software, with a great bias for but not limited to Adobe Creative Suite and CorelDRAW Graphics Suite. Skilled in Roxio and Adobe multimedia packages. Expert-level experience in all Microsoft Office applications with an intuitive creative knack in Microsoft PowerPoint.
Expert-level LAN administration skills, ability to provide IT support to computer users at any level and expertise in being first port of call and initial troubleshooting of IT problems and resolution.
- $11.11 HOURLY RATE
- 95 HOURS
- SOUTH AFRICA
- LAST ACTIVE
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