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Angelica Soroka

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  • LevelMid Level
  • LocationMinsk, Belarus
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  • ProfessionsCopywriter - Content Manager - Editor

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About me

Meticulous editor skilled in writing, proofreading and translation. Among the main achievements are: • releasing 17 issues of printed thematic editions (for the most part – specialized gastro-alcoholic magazines) in Belarus; • producing numerous publications in the form of interviews, thematic and promotional articles, reviews, press releases, translations (from/into English), e-newsletters; • translating into English and releasing the tourist guide (The Best of Belarus – a book of about 400 pages).

Skills

  • Article Writing
  • Content Editing
  • Advertising Copywriter
  • Email Copywriting
  • Language English
  • Language Russian
  • Proofreading
  • Book Editing
  • Journalism
  • Digital/ Print

Work history

Currently

Editor-journalist/Copywriter

Freelance

Jul 2017
  • Minsk, Belarus
  • Freelance
  • • Write unique articles on a given topic, do interviews. • Devise advertising copies, texts for e-newsletters, landing pages, descriptions, presentations. • Maintain corporate blogs. • Write SEO-texts with a set of keywords and key phrases. • Create content for social media. • Proofread and edit materials. • Perform written translations: English-Russian/Russian-English.

2017

Jan 2017 - Jun 2017
  • Minsk, Belarus
  • Full Time
  • Projects: THE BEST OF BELARUS tourist guide, KULTURA PITYA wine & spirits magazine • Analyzed and devised the content plan for the publications in accordance with their subjects. • Ensured a clear interconnection between persons involved in the publishing process (set tasks, monitored the quality and timing of work, resolved disputes). • Participated in the development (adjustment) of promotional plans for the supervised publications. • Wrote the text content for the publications (thematic and ad articles, reviews, press releases) + released the Belarusian tourist guidebook (The Best of Belarus) in English (supplemented and updated the information, translated: Russian-English). • Provided editing and proofreading services for all materials (grammatical, stylistic, visual). • Controlled the process of the development, approval and placement of the ad materials in the publications. • Supervised all prepress stages, incl. the design and layout process and final proofreading. • Wrote the copies for internal use, corporate website and media (press releases, news articles, presentations). • Created the content for social media (Facebook, Instagram).

2016

Editor-at-large

Vkusnye media LLC

Aug 2015 - Dec 2016
  • Minsk, Belarus
  • Full Time
  • Projects: STOL food & drink magazine, K STOLU wine & spirits magazine, FAMOUS parties & people magazine • Developed the content plan for the magazines within the editorial board. • Managed the team of full-time staff and freelancers, controlled the way of interaction, quality and timing of their work. • Supported the brands of the magazines and conducted strong professional relationships with partners. • Created a variety of text content for publications (thematic articles, interviews, reviews, press releases) + pre-made the photo content (for Famous magazine). • Carried out editing and proofreading (grammatical, stylistic, visual). • Controlled all prepress stages of the magazines’ production (layout, final proofreading). • Wrote the copies for internal use and media (press kits, press releases, ad and news articles). • Managed the database within the VISA world of privileges bonus program (collected, updated, monitored information display on the website and in the publication (Famous magazine), communicated with the counterparty for advertising aspects and technical support, reported). • Performed the written translations: English-Russian/Russian-English.

2015

Editor-at-large

Arger LLC

Jan 2015 - Jun 2015
  • Minsk, Belarus
  • Full Time
  • Project: ICON fashion & lifestyle magazine • Planned the content of the issues. • Organized a clear interaction of all structures and persons dealing with the publishing process. • Created the text content (articles, reviews, interviews). • Carried out editing of all issues materials. • Organized and ran the professional photoshoots. • Collected necessary content for the issue development. • Permanently controlled all prepress stages of the publication. • Coordinated the development process of the ad materials. • Supervised the quality and timing plan of the magazine.

2014

Jul 2014 - Dec 2014
  • Minsk, Belarus
  • Full Time
  • • Developed the creative concepts and mechanics of advertising campaigns and corporate identity. • Engaged in naming; developed slogans. • Wrote the scripts for promotional video/radio spots. • Created the text content for websites, mobile applications. • Developed non-typical solutions for advertising communication and PR-actions. • Wrote the advertising articles, case studies. • Carried out rewriting of existing texts. • Performed grammatical and stylistic editing of text materials (in Russian and English). • Prepared reasoning and presentations of creative ideas (in ppt format).

Education

2013

Bachelor’s degree in International Tourism Management

Belarusian State University

Sep 2008 - Jun 2013
  • Minsk, Belarus