Highly skilled, professionally trained journalist with a strong portfolio of experience including two years as news editor for the Partnerships Bulletin, a financial B2B, six monthsmore...Highly skilled, professionally trained journalist with a strong portfolio of experience including two years as news editor for the Partnerships Bulletin, a financial B2B, six months as a special correspondent at the Washington Post’s London bureau and freelance articles published in the Guardian and Rough Guides.
Committed, hardworking and able to work with speed and accuracy. Recently returned from freelance reporting in Europe; seeking temporary, part-time or contract media work (editing and writing) to develop and share existing experience.
Also interested in research/report writing for charities, campaign groups, NGOs and think tanks.
Area Covered: London, Southeast England
Work Experience Summary: STAFF ROLES
*Washington London Bureau
Editorial Assistant / special correspondent (Maternity cover)
June – Dec 2010
*Time Out London
June – September 2006
Articles published in the Guardian, Time Out, Rough Guides, Kvinfo magazine and Black Hair & Beauty magazine.
* Indielondon.co.uk Theatre reviewer
Feb 2006 – Nov 2009
*Manchester evening news Reporter
*The Guardian Reporter
*Tameside Advertiser Reporter
*Sheffieldentertainment.com Arts Editor
Nov 2006 – Jan 2007
*Real World Magazine Features Assistant
Dec 2005 & Dec 2006
*Camden New Journal Theatre Reviewer
May 2005 – June 2006
Education Summary: NCTJ-accredited PG Dip in Print Journalism
Sheffield University - 2006 • 2007
MA in Shakespeare
Royal Holloway, University of London - 2003 • 2004
BA (Hons) English and History (2:1)
University of Kent - 2000 • 2003
A levels in English (A), History (A), Business Studies (A)
Preston Manor High School Sixth Form - 1998 • 2000