- Frome, GB
- £10 /hr
- Available now
I have 30 years' varied experience as a journalist, from newspaper reporting to lifestyle magazine editor and website content writing. My grammar and spelling are impeccablemore...I have 30 years' varied experience as a journalist, from newspaper reporting to lifestyle magazine editor and website content writing. My grammar and spelling are impeccable and my work is perfectly presented, on or before deadline. I am ready and willing to write or edit anything for anyone at extremely reasonable rates. Please see http://lucilleparker.wix.com/writeup
Area Covered: Global
Summary: 30 years' writing and editing for newspapers, magazines and websites.
Current Job Title: Freelance writer
Company: Freelance writer
Description: Experienced across all media genres - features, web content, editing, proofreading etc.
Job Title: Magazine Editor
Company: The Country Gentlemen's Association, Wiltshire
Description: Responsible for overseeing production of the CGA Magazine, a glossy lifestyle publication, from compiling the flatplan through commissioning contributors, to writing features, editing and proofreading the entire publication, working with the graphic designer and signing off to print.
From August 2013 until July 2014 (made redundant when the magazine was closed down).
Job Title: Head of Copywriting
Company: Hillgrove PR
Description: Head of copy team at London PR company serving high profile clients such as James Caan and Annabel Karmel.
Job Title: Magazine feature writer
Company: Country Gentlemen's Association (CGA)
Description: The CGA offers a variety of services to its members - mainly insurance and financial advice. One of the benefits of membership is receiving a copy of the CGA magazine: this glossy, upmarket publication contains not only news of CGA events and services, but also features of general interest. I was feature writer until being made redundant when it was decided to outsource the magazine.
Job Title: Researcher, editor, writer
Company: Globe Media Ltd
Description: Online travel guide and travel review sister site - hugely comprehensive guides on thousands of countries, resorts, cities, regions, etc.
Job Title: Content writer
Description: I was editor of various communities on the website, responsible for daily updating ... mostly lifestyle communties, including travel and women's interest.
Job Title: Reporter
Company: Cape Argus
University / College: Outeniqua High School (South Africa)
University / College: Collegiate High School (South Africa)
Writer and editor.