- Reading, GB
- £19 /hr
- Available now
Marketing strategy, business planning, communications strategy, direct marketing, copy-writing, web content, copy-editing, proof-reading.
I worked in account management formore...Marketing strategy, business planning, communications strategy, direct marketing, copy-writing, web content, copy-editing, proof-reading.
I worked in account management for top direct marketing agencies for more than ten years. I subsequently have worked as a marketing consultant, have written magazine articles and website content, am an experienced proof-reader and copy-editor, and am director of two small businesses. My specialist areas of expertise include: financial services, food, psychology, pre-school education, telecoms and technical products.
Area Covered: Oxfordshire, Berkshire, remote
Work Experience Summary: I currently run my own business - www.thebirthdaycakelady.co.uk, and manage all marketing, website design and PR as well as all financial admin and business management. I am also financial controller for a sportswear business, and vice-chair of the local pre-school.
I worked in advertising and direct marketing agencies from 1992 - 2004, reaching business director level. My main clients were from the retail, telecoms, financial services and IT sectors, including Marks and Spencer, NatWest, Abbey, 3, Gateway (computers), Corel, Schroders, English Heritage.
I have subsequently trained as a proof-reader and copy-editor, and these complementary skills have played a part in consultancy projects I have undertaken more recently including the launch of an online stock-trading company.
Education Summary: - 11 o levels, 3 a levels
- BSc 2:2 Mathematics and Management Sciences - UMIST
- BA 2:1 Psychology: Open University
- Chartered Institute of Marketing diploma - Distinction
- Proofreading distance learning, Publishing Training Centre
- Basic Editing, Publishing Training Centre