- Coventry, GB
- £30 /hr
- Available now
I am a talented and creative media professional with first-rate ICT skills and experience. A committed team player capable of working on my own initiative, positions have includedmore...I am a talented and creative media professional with first-rate ICT skills and experience. A committed team player capable of working on my own initiative, positions have included Press Officer, Senior Copywriter, Journalist and trade newspaper Editor. I possess excellent verbal and written communication skills and have experience of working with the UK’s print, online and broadcast media: local, national, European government representatives and major blue-chip organisations.
Area Covered: UK
Work Experience Summary: I have six years experience as a senior copywriter for the Becta Home Access programme and BT Global Services. I have experience of writing a range of materials including marketing collateral, White Papers, Web and Print copy and policy documents.
I have extensive experience of writing in a PR role, including being a Press Officer, and covering business in general and SME issues in particular
Overall, I have written and edited business copy, press releases and journalism for almost ten years, for clients including, the Financial Times, Economist Intelligence Unit, Diageo and BT. I have also had non-business work published in The guardian and Observer.
Education Summary: I have an MA in Online Journalism and have written extensively for the Internet and have a good understanding of SEO techniques.
I am profficient in a range of Microsoft Office applications, have some HTML and web-editing experience as well as a good understanding of image and video manipulation.