- York, GB
- £25 /hr
- Available now
An experienced, fast and accurate journalist, I can turn my hand to everything from hard news to human interest, colour to columns, interviews to in-depth analysis. I apply themore...An experienced, fast and accurate journalist, I can turn my hand to everything from hard news to human interest, colour to columns, interviews to in-depth analysis. I apply the same skills to PR, which is also all about telling a story. Begin with an imaginative strategy, and see it through with sparkling copy, stunning design and striking imagery. Whether in print, broadcasting or online, this carefully targeted approach always works.
Area Covered: Yorkshire, UK
Work Experience Summary: I have 18 years' experience in newspaper and magazine journalism. I was features editor at the Evening Press in York and went on to edit a monthly lifestyle magazine sold across Yorkshire. My freelance work has been published in The Guardian and the Times Education Supplement among others, and I also write for websites and business publications. I am an experienced newspaper and magazine designer proficient in both Adobe InDesign and QuarkXpress.
As a freelance PR I have created successful campaigns for organisations from the hotel and hospitality industry to telecommunications to finance.
Education Summary: BA Hons Media Studies. Newsquest Diploma in Journalism. 100wpm shorthand, 40wpm typing.
Journalist and public relations