Directory of freelance editors

Editor: Sari Mattila

Fine Edits and Communication

BA in Communication (major in Journalism)


  • Editing—Substantive and copy editing on paper and on-screen, proofreading, document development, project management, writing, rewriting, plain-English rewriting
  • Other services—Desktop publishing, print specification preparation, liaison with designers and printers
  • Subject fields—Humanities, social issues, child and youth issues, environment, health, education, change communication, brand implementation, government, annual reports, briefings
  • Media—Magazines, newspapers, newsletters, press releases, brochures, books, annual reports, information kits, advertising, speeches

Specific projects

Brand implementation; internal change communication taskforce; developed non-fiction book from concept to publishing stage; edited and written Manifest – Journal of the Australian Customs Service; edited and written newsletters, newspapers, media releases – public and private sector; edited and written Ministerial and departmental briefings; edited and written for annual reports; produced brochures from concept to distribution stage; written/designed web pages; written advertising copy; coordinated media events/launches.

The ability to write and edit in a clear, concise and interesting style for any audience