Proofreader CV Template

Proofreaders are tasked to highlight errors of a written material and suggest changes to be made to the document. He/she usually makes a duplicate of the submitted document and indicates the suggested corrections on that duplicate. The editor, on the other hand, is the one in charged to manipulate the document.

The resume of a proofreader shall give emphasis to his/her professional and educational background and to his/her skills and qualities that are needed for the job.

Sample Proofreader CV Template

Marion Thomas

36 Wyatts Lane, Walthamstow,

London, E17 3JD


Phone: 020 7385 2829

Career Objective:

To become part of a renowned and credible publication as a Proofreader

Professional Qualifications:


1997-2003: Proofreader, Ace Publishing Co.

  • Created copies of a written material highlighting the modifications made to inform the editor/writer about the proposed corrections
  • Ensured that the write-ups are of consistent writing style and format

2003-Present:Editor, Ace Publishing Co.

  • Did necessary revisions of news and feature articles
  • Assigned specific stories to be covered by reporters/writers

Educational Qualifications:

1990-1993: Bachelor of Arts in Communication, Major in Journalism, Walthamstow Academy of Communications

1993-1996: Master of Science in Mass Communication, Liverpool State University

Skills and Qualities:

  • Has excellent research, writing and editing skills
  • Has the ability to work effectively despite time constraints and pressure
  • Very keen into details
  • An excellent team player
  • Organized and systematic
  • Professional and objective
  • Fluent in English and French




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