- Guildford, GB
- £10 /hr
- Available now
I have been a journalist for 14 years and my specalist areas are health, beauty, fashion, food, drink, property, charities, equestrian, home and garden, although I can write onmore...I have been a journalist for 14 years and my specalist areas are health, beauty, fashion, food, drink, property, charities, equestrian, home and garden, although I can write on most topics.
I sub-edit both print and on-line copy, I turn technical writing into layman's language and I also proofread.
I write promotional material and advertisements, plus I source images to accompany copy and/or for book covers.
I manage and edit web content.
I have general secretarial skills (a Pitmans Diploma passed in 2009 with distinction) including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, diary management, making travel arrangements. I have a typing speed of 65wpm and specialise in audio typing in addition to copy typing.
Area Covered: Surrey, Berkshire, Hampshire, West Sussex, London
Work Experience Summary: I have worked as a journalist for 14 years covering all aspects including writing, sub-editing and proofing plus web work.
I have written advertising features for large companies, as well as small ones, and various promotional pieces.
I have also worked as a secretary for many years in the past and I have recently taken a Pitmans Diploma to make sure all my skills are up to date. Much of my secretarial work was in the legal sector.
Education Summary: Pitmans Secretarial Diploma
BSc Honours Degree (Zoology)
Common Professional Exam (Law)
Journalist and writer, copywriter, proofreader, sub-editor, PA