I'm a NCTJ-qualified freelance journalist, sub-editor and copywriter. Background includes editing Hearst magazines, reporting for Archant newspapers and TI Media. I've also worked in PR and events.
National B2C magazines -Proofreading/sub-editing -Content creation -Project management -Client advertorials -Team leadership -Workflow and production schedules -InDesign, CMS and Ms Office
Consumer brands PR agency - Delivering digital and national print coverage for clients - Press releases - Excel media grids - PowerPoint decks - Campaign brainstorming
FMCG, leisure, travel and property PR agency. - Event gift bags - Media monitoring - Expenses - Office management
Newham Recorder, East London Advertiser, Barking and Dagenham Post - Conducting interviews - Online and print copywriting - Photography for vox pops - Edited press releases within strict deadlines - CMS and Media Uploader - SEO, social media and hyperlinks
Digital publishing on celebsnow.co.uk - Meticulously sub-edited and produced content in Now’s house style - Independently researched subjects and venues to execute interviews - CMS, SEO, Google Analytics and hyperlinks
Achieved a 2:1 in the NCTJ-accredited Journalism course. Modules included: magazine production, media law, Teeline shorthand (100WPM), court reporting and politics.