Editing & Proofreading
Research & Analysis
Publication Planning & Development
Reshma managed two to three proposals per month, from origination of opportunity through submission. She worked with business development managers and subject matter experts to gather relevant data to ensure all proposal answers and required forms were compliant. She assisted in the maintenance of proposal database content and conducted peer reviews of team proposals for accuracy, compliance, grammar, and punctuation. Reshma interfaced with Chief Executive Officer to create quarterly letter for company newsletter. She edited quarterly newsletter for marketing manager.
As a key member of the production lifecycle, Reshma drove exceptional standards of publication content quality by editing local, national, and international news features to align with company standards for content and mechanics. She evaluated story content to prepare and select appropriate headlines. Reshma created news page designs / layouts for local section front pages, business section front pages, and inside pages in QuarkXPress. She handled late-shift newspaper reviews directly off the presses. She tracked trends in late-breaking news by monitoring wires for incoming details. She also ensured adherence to schedule and deadline goals for a total of 4 editions on 4 separate schedules.
Reshma supported publication of local, national, and international news stories by editing individual stories, developing headlines and taglines, and creating main and local front- and inside-page designs in QuarkXPress. She contributed to daily budget meetings as part of the selection process to decide story placement. She oversaw evening wire monitoring to capture and publish breaking news stories.