- Windsor, GB
- £20 /hr
- Available now
I have worked as a Copywriter for nearly 8 years in advertising agencies and for clients directly. My projects include press, poster, outdoor, radio, direct mail, brochures, onlinemore...I have worked as a Copywriter for nearly 8 years in advertising agencies and for clients directly. My projects include press, poster, outdoor, radio, direct mail, brochures, online (including banners and customer emails) and loyalty marketing. I have also written travel articles for TNT Australia and worked as a Web Content Editor.
Area Covered: Berkshire, London
Work Experience Summary: Copywriter / Online Editor Freelance Apr 09 • May 09
Merton Council • Online Content Editor and Copywriter for the health and safety website CHAS’.
The project was extended for me to write their new leaflet, source case studies and re-write their application forms.
Copywriter (Australia) Freelance Jan 08 • Nov 08
Aqua Credit Card • Copy for an email sent out to potential customers.
RUN Property • Best safety slogan competition winner for National Safety Awareness week.
Copywriter Mint Advertising, Brisbane Aug 07 • Oct 07
•Freelance writing for press, brochures, leaflets and the web, including web banners.
•Clients in the property and lifestyle sector, ie. Australand.
Traffic Manager McCann Erickson, Brisbane March 07 • April 07
•Three weeks temp cover. Organising meetings, liaising between the creative and account departments, ensuring the advertising work meets deadline.
Copywriter (London) Freelance Feb 05 • Nov 06
•Yoplait • Dairy products. Writing the web copy.
•Waterstones • clients: Harper Collins, Penguin, Random House, Orion, and more.
•DNA • Digital agency. Clients: NSPCC (Sexual Abuse campaign), O2, Standard Life Bank.
•ICLP • Loyalty Marketing agency. Clients: Virgin Airlines, Rezidor SAS, Iomega, Croner, Kempinski Hotels, Trend Micro, IAPA, Priority Pass, Priority Collection.
•Cubo • Malibu pitch work.
•RPM • clients: Banrock Station, Umbro.
•Interact • client: Enfield Council.
•Liam Kennedy Photography • clients: Halifax, Burger King, Phillips.
Copywriter Link ICA Advertising, Maidstone Feb 02 • Feb 05
Clients: P&O Ferries, Smirnoff Ice, Sainsbury’s Calais, Auchan Calais, Leeds Castle, Lincoln Pine.
•Hired to work on P&O Ferries, the agency’s largest account.
•Created local, national and European ads for TV, press, direct mail, the web, outdoor and radio.
•In charge of sourcing photography from image libraries and choosing suitable photographers.
•Interviewed LA Weight Loss clients about their successful slimming, then wrote their stories for the LA Weight Loss newsletter and website.
•An independent worker and team player.
•Trusted with proof reading and editing.
•My radio ads • for P&O Ferries, Auchan Calais and Lincoln Pine - running in one commercial break.
•Writing / producing / directing radio commercials
•Working on the direction of P&O Ferries TV shoot.
•Competing and winning against a radio company to keep P&O Ferries radio advertising.
•Involved in major agency new business pitches • Furniture Village, Kings Ferry Coaches.
•The Christian Church campaign, which provoked a great deal of PR and debate, with appearances on BBC TV and both national and local radio and press.
•Writing the NSPCC Stop website to encourage child abuse victims to speak out.
Telephone Interviewer Central Office of Information (COI) Jan 02 • Feb 02
•Obtained thousands of interviews as research for the Government’s countryside campaign.
Copywriter/Concepts Crazy Horse, Tunbridge Wells Sept 01 - Dec 01
•Edited sixteen Fiat brochures down to eight, creating a new design and fresh look.
•Copy and art direction for Baby Bond direct mail, which led to POS in Mothercare.
•Copy and design for POS, mailers, press, posters and TV. Clients include Fiat and Audi.
Promotions Team Member Momentum / Bluewater / REL June 99 • Nov 06
•Promoting Career Open Days for Venture Marketing.
•Selling give-up-smoking products during the Edinburgh Festival.
•Team leader for product demonstrations (full time for 3 months).
•Mystery shopper for Vodafone.
•Sampling and merchandising products for Maybelline, Diago, Proctor & Gamble.
Education Summary: West Thames College, Isleworth, London Sept 98 • June 01
•HND (Merit) Graphic Design & Advertising, specialised in advertising.
•Proficient in Quark and Photoshop.
•BTEC Foundation Art and Design