Swati Sharma

Swati Sharma - Editor

Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India

Editor, copyeditor, & proofreader | 5-year experience in non-fiction (Medical, Finance, Travel) | Motive: Bringing meaning to words.

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Overview

Swati Sharma is a postgraduate in biotechnology, and has 5 years of experience as editor in the publishing industry, where her work included:
• Copy editing, development editing, and proofreading of medical books, medical journals, and other books
• Project management (books and encyclopedias) and client communication
• Content development and customization for distance learning projects
• Plagiarism check, reference cross-check, quality check, permissions for copyright
• Development of project guidelines, style sheets, etc

She has delivered large, voluminous projects successfully in her tenure, e.g., Encyclopedia of Corporate Social Responsibility, a successful 3000-page encyclopedia by Sameul Idowu, Senior Lecturer at London Metropolitan University, wherein she has been acknowledgement in the "Acknowledgment" section for her good work. She has also been awarded a certificate of excellence from Elsevier for maintaining customer focus. Companies She has worked for include Evalueserve, Vikas Publishing (S. Chand Group), Springer, Elsevier, and AptaraCorp.

She possesses a unique combination of copyediting skills, experience of managing the pre-press phase of projects, ability to communicate effectively with clients, and exposure to editing different types of materials. She understand the importance of deadlines and ensures a timely delivery of her work, without compromising on quality.
Languages
English (UK)
English (US)
Non-Fiction
Education & Reference
Health & wellbeing
Humanities & Social Sciences
Medicine & Nursing & Dentistry
Travel
Writing & Publishing

Certifications

  • Certification of equity research analyst, Evalueserve
  • Certificate of excellence for customer focus, Elsevier

Work experience

Associate Editor

Evalueserve
January, 2014 – September, 2015 (over 1 year)

o Content editing, rewriting, and proofreading of ads, banners, brochures, newsletters, bios, financial statements, research reports, business continuity plans, etc., supplied by the client for language, grammar, facts, and consistency

Editor

Vikas Publishing
March, 2013 – January, 2014 (10 months)

Associate Editor

Springer Publications
May, 2012 – December, 2012 (8 months)

Copyeditor

Reed Elsevier Publications
February, 2011 – February, 2012 (about 1 year)

Copyeditor

Aptaracorp International
July, 2010 – February, 2011 (7 months)

Portfolio (3 selected works)

Encyclopedia of Corporate Social Responsibility

The role of Corporate Social Responsibility in the business world has developed from a fig leaf marketing front into an important aspect of corporate behavior over the past several years. Sustainable strategies are valued, desired and deployed more and more by relevant players in many industries all over the world. Both research and corporate practice therefore see CSR as a guiding principle f... read more

The role of Corporate Social Responsibility in the business world has developed from a fig leaf marketing front into an important aspect of corporate behavior over the past several years. Sustainable strategies are valued, desired and deployed more and more by relevant players in many industries all over the world. Both research and corporate practice therefore see CSR as a guiding principle f... read more

Natural Compounds: Natural Sesquiterpene Esters. Part 1 and Part 2

'Natural Compounds: Plant Sources, Structure and Properties' details the properties of over 7,500 chemical compounds of pharmacological interest found in plants. Each volume systematically covers occurrence of the compounds in plants, illustrations of chemical structures plus physical-chemical, spectral, and pharmacological data. Entries are indexed by plant name, subject, and pharmacological ... read more

'Natural Compounds: Plant Sources, Structure and Properties' details the properties of over 7,500 chemical compounds of pharmacological interest found in plants. Each volume systematically covers occurrence of the compounds in plants, illustrations of chemical structures plus physical-chemical, spectral, and pharmacological data. Entries are indexed by plant name, subject, and pharmacological ... read more

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