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Nehru Gandhi

Address: Manuka Oval, Canberra | Tel: +61-03323342 | Email:

Career Summary or Career Objective

Having worked as a freelance book and magazine editor, I am currently seeking opportunities as a full time Book/Script Editor.

Key Skills

  • Understanding of all aspects of print production
  • Excellent organisational and project management skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


Diploma in Journalism
Australian Writers Centre

Bachelor of Arts
University of Canberra

Employment History

Book editor
Eyeliner Books
2014 to Present

Substantive editing, copy editing and proof reading a non-fiction book
• Writing and distributing media releases to local media
• Distributing books to book stores
• Establishing social media strategy for author

Freelance Editor
Neighbourhood Watch Canberra
2006 to 2013

• Managing editorial content for day-to-day activities across Canberra
• Producing brochures, mail-outs and magazine advertorials


• Microsoft Office- advanced
• Proficient on both Mac and PC
• Extensive knowledge of social media platforms
• Typing speed – 70 wpm


Available on Request

Migrating to Australia

To see if your occupation/skills are in demand in Australia(i.e. how easy it is for you to migrate/work/live in Australia based on your conditions) check out State Sponsorship Lists of various Australian States/Territories:

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Northern Territory (Popular city is Darwin) Migration Information Website-

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English Language Requirements

Competent English is required

To get an idea about the level of English/Band you might need visit:

Skills Assessment Authority Australia

Book or Script Editor skill is assessed by VETASSESS [ ]

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