|Company Name:||Gudrun Kaiser|
|Secondary Web Address:|
|Media:||Books, Consumer Magazines|
|Speciality:||General, Health, Consumer issues, Education, Food|
|Profession:||Editor, Indexer, Proofreader, Translator, Project Manager, Researcher, Copyeditor|
Currently freelancing from Cape Town and Durban, South Africa for various educational publishers, doing research, overwriting, editing, proofreading, indexing, artwork commissioning, taxonomy and a variety of other duties, on a wide range of subjects, including Maths and Life Sciences/Biology. The subject level goes from Primary/ Junior/ KS3/ Secondary/ High/ AQA to College level. I have worked on a number of cookbooks, coffee table books and journals. In addition: translation of books and articles from German to English for trade and advertising media.
Prior to this, freelanced in the UK; worked at HarperCollins Publishers (Collins Education, London) for three years: writing, overwriting, research, editing, proofreading, and indexing; am still freelancing for Collins Education and various other UK companies.
Before moving to the UK, worked at FAIRLADY magazine for many years, researching and writing consumer articles (SAAFost and Mondi award winner 1996-1998). Left to become freelancer - mainly for publishers in the general and educational fields (Grades R-12): project management, editing, proofreading, indexing, glossaries. Co-author of material for four books: (Environmental Studies Grades 2 and 3 and Hospitality Studies Grades 11 and 12). Also: consumer journalism/investigation and research, and updating of websites (Media24's Food24 and Smartnews).