- Reading, GB
- £7 /hr
- Available now
I have more than 20 years of experience as a sports writer, editor and sub-editor.
I have been editor of several sports magazines and other publications, and sports editor ofmore...I have more than 20 years of experience as a sports writer, editor and sub-editor.
I have been editor of several sports magazines and other publications, and sports editor of several newspapers. I have worked as a sports editor, sub-editor and writer for local, regional, national and international publications.
I was commended (as joint runner up with one other person) in the 2005 Midlands Media Awards sports journalist of the year category.
Area Covered: I live near London but will consider working in any location
Work Experience Summary: I am currently working as a freelance sports sub-editor and writer.
Recent projects have included working as deputy sports editor at the Henley Standard (local weekly newspaper) and sub-editor for The Non-League Paper (national football newspaper).
I have extensive experience as a sub-editor using Quark Express and have also worked with In Design.
I also have SEO copywriting experience.
Previous roles have included:
Editor, On Course (golf magazine, Dubai)
Editor, Total Sport (Dubai)
Editor, Dubai Desert Classic (golf tournament) official programme
Editor, Dubai Ladies Masters (golf tournament) official programme
Sports editor, Gulf Daily News (Bahrain)
Sports writer, Nottingham Evening Post
Sports editor, Kensington Times
Sports editor, Slough Observer
Sports editor, Grantham Journal
Education Summary: 5 O Levels in English Language (Grade A), Maths, French, Physics and Biology.
BTEC National Diploma in Business Management and Finance.
Johnston Press 'How to run a sports desk' course completed.
Sports editor, sub-editor and writer