Becky Wells

Sub-Editor/Production Editor

  • LevelMid Level
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsWriter - Copy Editor - Content Editor

Projects

About me

With previous experience in a range of media roles, including publishing, theatre and broadcast, 
I’m keen to pursue my editorial and production career with a variety of genres and specialities.

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Skills

  • Writing
  • Digital Imaging
  • Retouching
  • Blogs
  • Photoshop
  • Content and Media Writing
  • Copywriting
  • Adobe Indesign
  • Sub-editing
  • Editorial

Companies I’ve worked with

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  • ITV

    ITV

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    • Television
  • Festival Republic

    Festival Republic

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    • Music

Work history

2017

Advertising Coordinator

Festival Republic

May 2017 - Jul 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Compiling briefs for upcoming advert bookings and campaigns and scheduling with design team Working with designers to create artwork for a variety of print, digital and billboard media bookings Working with production departments to organise production and delivery of all on-site signage and artwork

2017

Production Editor - Auto Express

Dennis Publishing

Nov 2015 - May 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • - Managing production of the UK’s leading weekly motoring magazine - liaising with art and editorial departments to organise page creation, plus approving the final product. - Sub-editing all content, including editorial input, grammatical changes and fact checking. - Experience with Adobe InDesign for page layouts and Photoshop for reprography work. - Editorial contribution including a ‘How To Haggle’ feature spread.

2015

Production Coordinator

One Media and Creative UK

Jan 2015 - Oct 2015
  • Royal Tunbridge Wells, Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Similar duties to Auto Express role on a regional scale. Also including; - Managing layout and media planning for publications, liaising with editors to discuss content. - Briefing designers on adverts and advertising features to fulfil client briefs. - Contributing to social media output including website posts and Facebook campaigns.

2014

PA & Studio Manager

Hamilton Studios

Sep 2011 - Dec 2014
  • Full Time
  • I currently work as a Senior Studio Assistant and PA to a professional photographer at Hamilton Photography Studios in East Grinstead. I am actively involved in marketing strategies, such as working with social media outlets and writing monthly email marketing copy, along with mail-outs and advertising articles that have been published in national magazines including 'The Master Photographers’ Magazine.’ My other roles include; - Acting as full support to the studio owner, including complete diary management, customer relations and dealing with all enquiries to the studio in a confident and polite manner - Processing and retouching photos using programmes including Adobe Photoshop and CaptureOne on iMac 2013 series, as well as helping with presentations and customer management using the Microsoft Office suite - Managing the upkeep of the studio such as setting up the studio for photoshoots and updating the customer database.

2011

Department Runner

ITV

Jul 2011 - Sep 2011
  • Internship
  • Over the summer of 2011, I worked with ITV Studio Drama, as a temporary runner and office PA, with tasks such as; - Acting as a PA to office staff including Creative Director of Scripted Drama - Answering enquiries to the department, including communication between senior members of staff - Printing and organising scripts and their amendments, whilst acting as a general office assistant During my time, I was in charge of managing a casting session for a selection of actors. This included organisation of meeting rooms, logistics between departments and staff members, and acting as a host to external team members. I declined a full-time role within the company to complete my final year at college.

Education

2017

Certificate in Music Business

BerkleeX, Berklee School of Music

Jan 2017 - Feb 2017

2015

Freelance Journalism with Music and Arts

London School of Journalism

Jul 2014 - Jul 2015
  • London, United Kingdom

2012

A Level English Language, Maths, Music Technology, Media Studies

Sackville School

Sep 2005 - Jun 2012
  • United Kingdom