Holly Knapp

Production Editor

  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom

About me


Recently returned from a career break in SE Asia. Fast-learning, conscientious, enthusiastic book and journal production editor. Freelance copyeditor and proofreader. Goal-driven, meticulous, devoted to success and with an unrelenting desire to learn and self-develop.



  • Editing
  • Html
  • Pre Production
  • Production Management
  • Project Management
  • Excel
  • Illustrator
  • Indesign
  • Office
  • Word
  • Typesetting
  • Office Administration
  • Corel Draw Graphics Suite
  • Dreamweaver
  • Proofing Copy Editing

Work history


Production Editor

HWA Text and Data Management

Apr 2011 - Mar 2016
  • • Providing project management, from manuscript to press-ready PDF, and production services, including copyediting, proofreading and administrative duties, for the Taylor & Francis group (Routledge, Earthscan, Psychology Press, Spon Press, RFF Press) and WARC. • In-house typesetting/art work, distributing proofs, incorporating corrections and checking voucher and final PDFs on a day-to-day basis. • Sourcing and briefing copyeditors, proofreaders and indexers for our diverse catalogue of books, and establishing friendly relationships with freelancers and Taylor & Francis staff in the process. • Regularly liaising with and supporting authors from all over the world regarding proof correction, and answering general queries with prompt, helpful and enthusiastic correspondence (via phone and email). • General office administration, including answering the phones, dealing with suppliers and organising couriers.




University of Manchester

Aug 2007 - May 2010