Emily Kopieczek

Emily Kopieczek - Editor

Gloucester, UK

A highly organised and detail-oriented editorial professional, with seven years' experience working in-house for educational publishers.

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Overview

I am a highly organised and detail-oriented editorial professional, with seven years' experience working in-house for educational publishers. I specialise in editing for English Language Teaching (ELT) courses. In addition to formal copyediting and proofreading training, I also hold the CELTA and APM PMQ qualifications.

I am looking to work with publishers and authors of ELT and educational content. I provide
copyediting, proofreading, editorial project management and digital reviewing services.

I also speak fluent French and Italian, and have conversational Spanish.
Languages
English (UK)
Non-Fiction
Children's - Non-fiction
Education & Reference
ELT

Certifications

  • BA (Hons) in Modern Languages, French and Italian (Oxford University, Pembroke College)
  • CELTA (International House London)
  • Association for Project Management Project Management Qualification (APM PMQ)
  • Focus on Teaching Young Learners Certificate (International House London)
  • Progress in Editorial Skills: Copyediting and Proofreading (Publishing Training Centre)
  • Teaching Young Learners Online Course (NILE ELT)

Work experience

Freelance Editorial Services Business Owner

Self-employed
May, 2019 – Present (6 months)

Senior Managing Editor

Macmillan Education
December, 2017 – May, 2019 (over 1 year)

Editorial project management of a global AMELT Primary course with a strong digital offering. Line management of Managing Editors and Editorial Coordinators.

Managing Editor

Macmillan Education
April, 2015 – November, 2017 (over 2 years)

Editorial project-management and content work on Primary materials. Responsible for commissioning freelance resourcing and monitoring editorial schedules and budgets, requiring excellent organisational and communication skills. Ensured product quality through print proof and digital release checks, and collation of team and freelance comments, necessitating an impeccable eye for detail.

Editorial Coordinator

Macmillan Education
May, 2014 – March, 2015 (10 months)

Editorial and administrative support across all ELT Secondary projects. Arranged post-publication proofreads, managed proof circulations, administered contracts, checked proofs and digital products, and kept internal systems up to date. Gained a strong awareness of company procedures and best practices, detailed knowledge of each project, and a keen understanding of the ELT sector.

Production Editor

Taylor & Francis
August, 2012 – April, 2014 (over 1 year)

Responsible for the production of a list of titles in Psychology and Education. Oversaw the production process from the initial receipt of the manuscript to the final publication of the book. Liaised with other departments, especially Editorial and Design, as well as authors, editors and external suppliers on a day-to-day basis, to ensure that the projects came out on time and within budget. Responsible for proofreading manuscripts and covers, as well as keeping databases up to date, calculating project costs, and coding invoices.

Assistant Editor (Intern)

Éditions Larousse
July, 2011 – September, 2011 (2 months)

Three-month internship. Collaborated with a small team on the production of a new language guide. Responsible for writing entire chapters and used Adobe InDesign to format them. Worked on an extensive variety of lexicographical tasks, including cross-checking entries using XML, condensing the definitions for a new bilingual dictionary, and identifying particularly noteworthy grammatical points to be highlighted for foreign readers. Assisted with day-to-day editorial and administrative tasks, including proofreading and translating documents.

Portfolio (12 selected works)

Academy Stars 1 Pupil's Book Pack

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No other description available.

No other description available.

Academy Stars Level 2 Pupil's Book Pack

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Caution! No English version! Polish release.

Caution! No English version! Polish release.

Academy Stars Level 3 Pupil's Book Pack

Unknown

Caution! No English version! Polish release.

Caution! No English version! Polish release.

Academy Stars Level 4 Pupil's Book Pack

Blair Alison

Caution! No English version! Polish release.

Caution! No English version! Polish release.

Academy Stars Level 5 Pupil's Book Pack

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Caution! No English version! Polish release.

Caution! No English version! Polish release.

Academy Stars 6 Pupil's Book Pack

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No other description available.

No other description available.

Story Central Level 1 Student Book Pack

Viv Lambert

Brand NEW. We ship worldwide

Brand NEW. We ship worldwide

Story Central Level 2 Student Book Pack

Viv Lambert, Mo Choy

The Student's Book has stories at its heart, with each chapter containing a story extract further developed by a beautiful Reader, which encourages students to be active readers and storytellers. The material develops literacy and language, while CLIL lessons expand knowledge and develop 21st Century skills.

The Student's Book has stories at its heart, with each chapter containing a story extract further developed by a beautiful Reader, which encourages students to be active readers and storytellers. The material develops literacy and language, while CLIL lessons expand knowledge and develop 21st Century skills.

Story Central Student's Pack With Activity Book-3

Viv Lambert

Story Central is a beautiful six-level series in American English that fosters a love of language and learning through storytelling, critical literacy, and critical thinking. Key features include: - original stories at the heart of every chapter - a Reader for every level - integrated development of 21st Century skills - Teacher's Presentation Kit with integrated Oral Storytelling Videos, Musi... read more

Story Central is a beautiful six-level series in American English that fosters a love of language and learning through storytelling, critical literacy, and critical thinking. Key features include: - original stories at the heart of every chapter - a Reader for every level - integrated development of 21st Century skills - Teacher's Presentation Kit with integrated Oral Storytelling Videos, Musi... read more

Story Central Level 4 Student Book Pack

Angela Llanas, Libby Williams

The Student's Book has stories at its heart, with each chapter containing a story extract further developed by a beautiful Reader, which encourages students to be active readers and storytellers. The material develops literacy and language, while CLIL lessons expand knowledge and develop 21st Century skills.

The Student's Book has stories at its heart, with each chapter containing a story extract further developed by a beautiful Reader, which encourages students to be active readers and storytellers. The material develops literacy and language, while CLIL lessons expand knowledge and develop 21st Century skills.

Story Central 5 - Student´S Pack

Viv Lambert

Story Central is a beautiful six-level series in American English that fosters a love of language and learning through storytelling, critical literacy, and critical thinking. Key features include: - original stories at the heart of every chapter - a Reader for every level - integrated development of 21st Century skills - Teacher’s Presentation Kit with integrated Oral Storytelling Videos, Musi... read more

Story Central is a beautiful six-level series in American English that fosters a love of language and learning through storytelling, critical literacy, and critical thinking. Key features include: - original stories at the heart of every chapter - a Reader for every level - integrated development of 21st Century skills - Teacher’s Presentation Kit with integrated Oral Storytelling Videos, Musi... read more

Story Central Student's Pack With Activity Book-6

Viv Lambert

Story Central is a beautiful six-level series in American English that fosters a love of language and learning through storytelling, critical literacy, and critical thinking. Key features include: - original stories at the heart of every chapter - a Reader for every level - integrated development of 21st Century skills - Teacher's Presentation Kit with integrated Oral Storytelling Videos, Musi... read more

Story Central is a beautiful six-level series in American English that fosters a love of language and learning through storytelling, critical literacy, and critical thinking. Key features include: - original stories at the heart of every chapter - a Reader for every level - integrated development of 21st Century skills - Teacher's Presentation Kit with integrated Oral Storytelling Videos, Musi... read more

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