Simonete Munro

Membership Number: SAF02632

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Company Name:Private
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Country:South Africa

Profession Details

Media:Radio, Advertising, Books, Newspapers, Internet - Website and Blogging, Public Relations, Consumer Magazines, Trade Publications, Films, Television, Social Media
Speciality:General, Travel, Health, Legal, Business/Finance, Consumer issues, Environment, Humanitarian, News, Politics, Wildlife, Academic, Education, Humour, Columnist, Culture, Food, Sports, Profiles, Fiction, Science & Technology, Property, Financial, Television
Profession:Copyeditor, Editor, Proofreader, Publisher, Transcriptionist, Translator, Researcher, Subeditor, Indexer, Copywriter, Graphic Designer


I am a copy-editor, proofreader and translator who has been in the industry for a few years. I am a fast worker, I am very precise, I have a sharp eye for detail and I know my diverse skills and qualifications will make me an asset to your project. I use my background as a BIS Publishing Honours Graduate (where I focussed on proofreading/copy-editing) and as an experienced proofreader to deliver only exceptional quality and refined texts to my clients. I also completed English language modules as part of my degree.


  • I am a registered member of the Professional Editors’ Guild
  • I am also a member of the Southern African Freelancers’ Association


I had the privilege to be part of various projects, including:


• Editing, proofreading or rewriting of journal articles, web articles, web
content/blog articles (US, AUS, UK and SA English)
• Editing, proofreading or rewriting of business documents, contracts,
business proposals and employee agreement documents (US English, AUS
English, SA English + Afrikaans)
• Editing, proofreading or rewriting manuscripts for publishing purposes,
user manuals etc. (US English, SA English + Afrikaans)
• Proofreading of Medical Legal Documents
• Educational editing and translation of facilitator guides, workbooks
and tests
• Academic editing: editing of theses, dissertations and PhD proposals
• I was responsible for many translation projects between English and
Afrikaans including: website translations (Mozio, etc.), mobile
applications translations (DigiCal Calendar, Fillr, etc.), contract
translations (business contracts from all over the world)
• Translation of High Court documents and course material


I am very excited to learn more about this opportunity and share how I will be a great fit for your project!

Simonete M


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