- Dorset, GB
- £30 /hr
- Available now
Creating success through communications
Known as 'pitch queen' by my colleagues, I work with clients to secure coverage in publications which will influence their target audience. With over 20 yearsmore...About me:
Known as 'pitch queen' by my colleagues, I work with clients to secure coverage in publications which will influence their target audience. With over 20 years experience in PR & Communications, I worked for Siemens for ten years, then more recently with a variety of small and larger companies including Sky, Nomura, Southern Rail, Ken Wright, UK Fire Service. Additionally I’ve helped companies to win a variety of awards through writing ‘winning’ awards submissions for Southern Railways, Allianz UK, TPF Group, Specsavers, Mitchells & Butlers and LeasePlan.
I am a Communications Professional and Chartered Marketer with 15 years experience raising client profiles and helping them gain the recognition they deserve, through innovative media campaigns for a variety of companies.
Proven track record of maintaining consistent client press coverage with creative campaigns, events and launches delivered to relevant target audiences. Adept at recognising unique press opportunities and developing newsworthy angles to stories.
I get great results for my clients and have worked with large international businesses, small local companies and a variety of household names.
Communications • Public Relations • Media Relations • Writing • Event Planning • Campaign Management • Product Launches • PR Planning • Corporate Messaging • Social Media management • Proof Reading
Area Covered: Worldwide
Industry: Public Relations
Summary: Communications • Public Relations • Media Relations • Writing • Event Planning • Campaign Management • Product Launches • PR Planning • Corporate Messaging • Social Media management
Hands-on Communications Manager with 20 years experience building bottom line results and raising client profiles through innovative media tactics for a wide variety of high profile corporations. Chartered Communications expert with a proven track record of maintaining consistent client press coverage with creative campaigns, events and launches delivered to relevant target audiences. Adept at recognizing unique press opportunities and developing newsworthy angles to business stories. Relationship builder with demonstrated connections to journalists across a range of media.
Job Title: Owner/Manager
Description: Providing the following freelance services:
Communications • Public Relations • Media Relations • Writing • Event Planning • Campaign Management • Product Launches • PR Planning • Corporate Messaging • Social Media management
Job Title: Communications Manager
Description: As Communications Manager and PR planner I align corporate goals with innovative messaging. Using communications tactics to secure positive press coverage in relevant media sectors, to boost overall brand awareness within target market segments. Develop and write comprehensive PR plans and newsworthy press releases and editorial. Liaise with key members of the media and pitch/sell news story ideas.
• Headed the successful launch of a various products, achieving consistent press coverage across a spectrum of media reaching key corporate audiences through multiple ongoing public relations campaigns.
• Design and implementation of the companies PR plan to increase company profile throughout the metals industry to obtain maximum access and exposure to specific target audiences.
• Working to raise the profile of the company within the local community through an active Corporate Citizenship campaign.
• Introduction of the new Siemens Hospitality system (SPODOM), company "expert user”.
• Recognized for consistent, ongoing press and public relations achievement and awarded Chartered Marketer status in 2008 by the Chartered Institute of Marketing. In addition I achieved Employee of the Year in 2007 and was runner up in 2006.
Job Title: PR Work
Company: K9 Massage
Description: PR work
Chartered Marketer (MCIM) Professional Marketing Diploma
A Levels English Literature, Business Studies, Domestic Science, General Studies
GCSEs Maths, English, English Lit, Chemistry, Business Studies, IT, RE, French, Italian, Social Sciences and Domestic Science.
Business Administration NVQ Level II Ãƒ’¢?Â’¢ Accounting AAT Level 2 Ãƒ’¢?Â’¢ HASE Certificate
Employee of the Year 2007 Ãƒ’¢?Â’¢ Finalist of Employee of the Year Award 2006 Ãƒ’¢?Â’¢ ACE.Novotel Conference Organiser of the Year Award 1999 Ãƒ’¢?Â’¢
Law, What is Liable?
Effective Written Communication
Breaking Through Barriers
Winning Customer Service
Innovate or Die
How to be a Top Presenter
Double Your Response from Direct Mail
Build Your E-Marketing Campaign
Cost effective Marketing
Field of Study: Marketing MCIM
University / College: Chartered Institute of Marketing, London
Degree: A Levels
Field of Study: English Literature, Business Studies, General Studies, Domestic Science
University / College: St Dominic's VI Form College
Field of Study: Maths, English, English Lit, RE, Italian, French, Home Ec, IT, Business Studies, Chemistry, Social Science
University / College: Sacred Heart School for Girls
Field of Study: Accounts and Payroll
University / College: Stanmore College
Degree: NVQ II
Field of Study: Business Administration
University / College: Stanmore College
C L B.
PR & Marketing communications
Wow. Very fast, clear and concise. Will definitely be working with her again and would highly recommend.
C L B.
Thanks Richard, great working with you.
Very organised and quick, great help!
Thanks for your work Claire
Thank you Claire. Would 100% recommend this person. Really helped us with some key deadlines. Extremelt efficient and passionate about her work.
Thinks creatively and not afraid to tell you what needs to be done!
Great job, pleased with the results so far
A great job so far, I look forward to working together more with Claire in the future
I liked working with Claire, thank you!
C L B.
Thanks Laura, enjoyed working with you as well.
Claire is professional proactive and excellent in her field - I would reccommend her work without hesitation. I have a further 3 assignments for Claire I am delighted with the business results I have achieved with Claire. Thank you people per hour Elizabeth Wray
Very knowledgeable and easy to work with.
Very professional and very efficient.
Will use her again.
Claire was responsive and the work she produced for us was to a very high standard, and she followed the brief fully.
Claire was very easy to work with and came up with some good ideas. I would certainly work with her again.