HuiMin

Full-time Freelancer
Puchong, Selangor

About Me

I am a full-time freelance writer and content creator since August 2017. I write a lot of business/corporate content, educational articles, medical articles, nature articles, etc.

Services provided:
– Articles for magazines, websites, news portals
– Company profiles
– Writing for conference show dailies
– Annual reports
– Sustainability reports
– Education modules
– Press releases
– Food reviews
– Write-ups for all kinds of publications and materials
– Copywriting for advertising purposes, such as flyers, brochures, websites, etc.
– Editorial and proofreading services

Selected magazines:
– Top 10 of Malaysia magazine
– Calibre magazine
– Malaysian Naturalist magazine
– PIE magazine (posterior of eye)
– CAKE magazine (anterior of eye)
– GEM magazine
– FURNISH NOW magazine
– Just English magazine

Conference show dailies:
– 11th Asia-Pacific Vitreo-retina Society Congress (8-10 Dec 2017, Kuala Lumpur)
– 33rd Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) Congress (8-10 Feb 2018, Hong Kong)
– Malaysian International Furniture Fair (8-10 March 2018, Kuala Lumpur)
– 34th Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) Congress (6-9 Mar 2019, Bangkok)
– 13th Asia-Pacific Vitreo-retina Society Congress (22-24 Nov 2019, Shanghai)

Personal Details

Nationality
Malaysia
Gender
Female

Language

Preferred Language (Spoken)
English
Preferred Language (Written)
English

Current Status

Full-time Freelancer

Working Experience

  • Editor
    Oxford Fajar Sdn Bhd
    Section U1, Glenmarie, Shah Alam
    Dec 2012 -- Aug 2017
    Company Type
    SME
    Industry
    Printing & Publishing
    Position
    Senior
    Specification
    Journalist / Editor/ Writing
    Roles
    Editor
    To edit titles for higher education, including polytechnics, matriculation centres, colleges and universities, from manuscript until filming. My specific focus is on business, computer science and engineering books.
    Reason Of Resign
    To become a freelance writer
  • Senior Editor
    Penerbitan Pelangi Sdn Bhd
    Bandar Baru Bangi
    May 2010 -- Nov 2012
    Company Type
    SME
    Industry
    Printing & Publishing
    Position
    Senior
    Specification
    Journalist / Editor/ Writing
    Roles
    Editor
    English Editor responsible for editing English books for primary, secondary and Pre-U. Also performing other duties such as commissioning of new writers, proposing new publication projects, managing projects, evaluating printed books, evaluating sample manuscripts, etc.
    Reason Of Resign
    Exploring better prospects
  • Writer
    The BrandLaureate
    Damansara Utama
    May 2009 -- May 2010
    Company Type
    SME
    Industry
    Advertising & Media
    Position
    Junior
    Specification
    Advertising / Media Planning
    Roles
    Others
    Writing coffee table books, press advertisements, programme booklets, brochures, website material, corporate profile, etc. in English. Conceptualising themes and coming up with headlines and text. Editing and proofreading of materials in English and Bahasa Malaysia. Assisting during launches, The BrandLaureate Awards, The BrandLaureate – SMEs Chapter Awards, and other events/programmes.
    Reason Of Resign
    My old boss moved to a new company and told me they had a vacancy for English editor - who do you want to join us?
  • Copywriter
    CD Advertising Sdn Bhd
    Damansara Perdana
    Jan 2007 -- May 2009
    Company Type
    SME
    Industry
    Advertising & Media
    Position
    Junior
    Specification
    Advertising / Media Planning
    Roles
    Copywriter
    Writing press advertisements, scripts for TV commercials and corporate videos, radio commercials, documentaries, etc. in English and Bahasa Malaysia. Conceptualising themes and coming up with headlines and text for Annual Report covers and separators. Editing and proofreading of materials in English and Bahasa Malaysia. Translating materials from English to Bahasa Malaysia and vice versa.
    Reason Of Resign
    I wanted to learn about branding, so I went to work for TheBrandLaureate.
  • Editor
    Arah Pendidikan Sdn Bhd
    Saujana resort area
    Dec 2005 -- Dec 2006
    Company Type
    SME
    Industry
    Printing & Publishing
    Position
    Junior
    Specification
    Journalist / Editor/ Writing
    Roles
    Editor
    I worked as an editor for English school books (reference books and workbooks) in a publishing company. I edited primary and secondary school books.
    Reason Of Resign
    I wanted to explore a full-time writing job.
  • Editor
    Pearson (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd
    Petaling Jaya
    Sep 2004 -- Dec 2005
    Company Type
    Other
    Industry
    Printing & Publishing
    Position
    Junior
    Specification
    Journalist / Editor/ Writing
    Roles
    Editor
    I worked as an editor for English school books (reference books and workbooks) in a publishing company. I edited primary and secondary school books.
    Reason Of Resign
    My publishing manager moved to a new company and asked me to apply to work there too.

Education

  • Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
    Master Degree
    Others
    Mar 2000 -- May 2001
    Major
    Environmental Science
  • Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
    Bachelor's Degree
    Computer Science/ Information Technology
    May 1997 -- Mar 2000
    Major
    Computer systems

Awards

  • Certificate of Appreciation
    Recognition for volunteer work
    Malaysian Nature Society
    Sep 2017
  • Excellent Prize
    Nature Photography Competition
    Floria 2010, Putrajaya
    Jul 2010
  • Branch Award 2008
    Recognition for volunteer work
    Malaysian Nature Society (MNS) Selangor Branch
    Jul 2008
  • International Poet of Merit Award
    Poetry award
    International Library of Poetry
    Jun 2002
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Available for Hourly (Remote & Onsite)
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