I'm a dynamic and articulate creative with a passion for crafting extraordinary editorial content. I have four years of lifestyle editorial experience. I enjoy working collaboratively, and making ideas and campaigns accessible and inspiring for a range of audiences. I'm currently developing my career in editorial and content creation, digital and in print, but I'm also open to freelance opportunities.
An integral member of the small brand marketing team at this fast-growing travel start-up, the responsibilities included: Copy and sub-editing online home listings, adapting them to fit the brands’s tone of voice. Managing a team of freelance writers: sending copy briefs and copy feedback, creating copy guidelines. Leading marketing newsletter copy: writing and selecting imagery for weekly marketing communications, including B2B and commercial. Fulfilling internal copy briefs and helping to evolve new brand copy as it underwent structural change.
Promoted from Editorial Assistant to Assistant Editor in under 12 months, and became a keystone member of the editorial team, managing eight London titles and five regional titles. The role involved: Compiling and writing editorial content across all sections including interiors, lifestyle and fashion. Commissioning features, managing writers and the editorial budget. Representing the magazine at press events in the city and Home Counties.
Selected to undertake the 3-month internship, working directly with the magazine’s co-founders, garnering own workload including: Researching, writing and editing entries for the blog, using the CMS. Contributing innovative marketing strategies. Launching the Oh Comely Craft Club and Wish List features, increasing the magazine’s following across all social channels. Devised and launched the Oh Comely Representatives project, bringing in over 200 applicants.
Researching and writing features across all sections, tailoring editorial for both a luxury lifestyle and luxury parenting audience. Attending and assisting children’s fashion photo shoots. Sub-editing final proofs of each issues.
Creative Writing MA