Charlie Hale

Feature Writer

Level
Junior
Location
Sydney, Australia
Availability
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Professions
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About me

Keen storyteller with a particular interest in social commentary pieces and exploring fashion as means of political, personal and social expression. Contributed high performing articles to several platforms on topics including feminism, fashion diversity and self-expression.

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Skills

  • Cultural Journalism
  • Fashion Journalism
  • Fashion Writing
  • Content Creation
  • Blogging
  • Content Copywriting
  • Feature Articles
  • Email Newsletters

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Time Inc UK

    Time Inc UK

    • Design
  • Penguin Random House UK

    Penguin Random House UK

    • Publishing
  • F

    Fashion Industry Broadcast

    • N

      North London Music Academy

      Work history

      Currently

      Jul 2017
      • Sydney, Australia
      • Freelance
      • • Pitch and write regular features covering fashion, social commentary, pop culture and local events/people. • Write punchy scripts for video content and present on-camera for FIB 5-min features and documentaries. • Regularly gain top page views for articles, including first-person investigative pieces. • Set up and conduct interviews with local talent and creatives using network of contacts.

      Currently

      Marketing Intern

      Time Inc UK

      Jun 2015
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Internship
      • • Managed social platforms, put together weekly social calendars and scheduled content. • Initiated and managed Instagram-based campaign, #InvestInBeauty, in support of new print feature. Gained highest engagement rate for several posts during the campaign. • Created images for newsletters using Photoshop. • Scheduled newsletter campaigns to different subscription groups and analysed the performance of newsletters, creating weekly report.

      2017

      Marketing Assistant

      North London Music Academy

      Oct 2016 - Feb 2017
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • • Produced copy for digital marketing campaigns and created branded, SEO optimised content, including mini-eBooks, blog features and online articles. • Re-assessed company brand across all social channels, managed Facebook ads and grew Instagram following by 200% in two months.

      2016

      Communications Assistant

      Penguin Random House UK

      Jun 2016 - Oct 2016
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • • Audited, overhauled and managed all social channels to better engage with B2B audience. • Set up Instagram and rapidly grew following, featuring regular ‘Meet the Team’ and ‘behind-the-scenes’ posts. • Tapped into the wide range of talent working at PRH to create exciting video content for company blogs and social channels in support of several national campaigns. • Supported stakeholder outreach, developed media contact lists, assisted in media pitches and sourced PR opportunities.

      2017

      Jul 2015 - Jul 2017
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • • Built website via WordPress, gaining familiarity with plugins and shortcodes. • Grew a large online presence across socials and set up collaborations with brands. • Created blog and photo content covering personal style and beauty and lifestyle trends.