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Cristina Dionisi

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  • LevelSenior
  • LocationUnited Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsEditor - Proofreader - Content Manager

Skills

  • Digital Media
  • Multi-platform Content
  • Editing
  • Lifestyle
  • Online
  • Print
  • Budgeting
  • Creative
  • Problem Solving
  • Project Management
  • Proofreading
  • Social
  • Content Editing
  • Digital/ Print
  • Writer
  • Sub-editing
  • Client/customer Interaction
  • Client Facing
  • Client Liaising

Work history

Currently

freelance editor, writer, content manager

Freelance

Jan 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance

2018

Managing Editor

Conde Nast

Jun 2010 - Jan 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • I was responsible for ensuring The Official Ferrari Magazine’s print and digital channels, one-off books, new titles and other commercial activities followed schedule, were produced according to brief and within budget. I managed the editorial team and liaised with the production department for any editorial, repro, print and distribution matter. I set up, adapted and managed the editorial calendar and workflow, producing, commissioning and editing content, sending pages to repro, signing off proofs and final PDFs, uploading content and optimising SEO. I controlled and managed the editorial and digital budgets, issuing forecasts and profit reports, and created estimates for prospective print and digital projects. I was responsible for approving invoices, expenses and petty cash. I commissioned writers, photographers and videographers, negotiated fees, terms and rights.

2010

Managing Editor

BBC Worldwide

Jun 2009 - Jun 2010
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • I controlled and managed the magazine and website budgets, approved all invoices and timesheets. I monitored the production schedule and editorial workflow, made sure the magazine, supplements, branded products and content for the website were printed and produced on time and within budget. I set up a clear commissioning structure and streamlined payment processes. I implemented risk assessment procedures and secured and renewed licences and rights agreements for all regular contributors.

2009

Production Editor

BBC Worldwide

Jul 2006 - May 2009
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • I set up the production and editorial schedules, commissioning and chasing copy. I managed a senior sub-editor and a deputy production editor, plus two regular freelance sub-editors. I checked all copy grammatically, factually, legally and according to layout and house style, writing and rewriting copy, headlines, sells and coverlines. I set up all editorial deadlines for internal and external contributors and section editors, created daily status reports and ran weekly planning meetings. I liaised with internal and external repro houses, logging and tracking files, layouts, proofs and PDFs. I was responsible for all changes to editorial pages, and signed off every page in the magazine and supplements, plus marketing and promotional features.