Amanda Swinehart's Resume

 
Profile
 

Energetic, professional, and pragmatic scopist who takes pride in producing clean transcripts and providing reliable service.  My time in office management helped me develop outstanding communication, time-management, and organizational skills.  I work efficiently under stress and understand the importance of accuracy, readability, and meeting deadlines.  Superior editing and research skills, and a work ethic that would make your dad proud.

Work​
experience​
Freelance Scopist

January 2020 - present​

I assist court reporters in producing accurate, readable transcripts.

 

Production Coordinator

February 2011 - October 2019

​As a television production coordinator in the corporate office of Endemol Shine, I was responsible for making sure network and internal deadlines were being met.  I also managed production calendars and budgets, payroll, and a small staff.


In 2014 I transitioned into freelance television production and became the liaison between the staff in the field and the executives in the office.  I was responsible for ensuring that production ran on time and according to schedule, as well as managed the day-to-day logistics, and crew and cast.

 

Reporter/Copy Editor

​June 2009 - February 2011

​I attended community events and meetings, conducted interviews, fact-checked, and copy edited for daily and weekly publications.

Skills
  • Case CATalyst

  • Dictionary building

  • Indexing

  • Time management

  • Communication

  • On-time delivery

Activities & Interests
  • Wilderness First Responder

  • Volunteer for the National Park Service

  • Needlework

  • Gardening

 

Education
Internet Scoping School

​2019 - 2020

I studied punctuation, notereading, medical terminology, transcript production, Case CATalyst, and scoped more than 500 pages of transcripts.

 

 

Southern Illinois University

​2005 - 2009

I earned a bachelor of science in journalism with an emphasis in news/editorial.  I learned to write and copy edit for print and online media.

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