Daniel Montesinos-Donaghy

Copywriter / Freelance Writer

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About me

Freshly ambitious copywriter, freelance culture critic for a decade, a Scot in London.

Skills

  • Blogging
  • Editorial
  • Film Production
  • Strong Ability to Work to Deadlines
  • Social Media
  • Storytelling
  • Podcasting
  • Google Docs
  • Proofreading and Copy Editing
  • Copywriting
  • Music Critic
  • Library Assistant
  • Fashion Copywriting
  • Retail Copywriting
  • Teamwork and Co-operation

Companies I’ve worked with

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  • Farfetch

    Farfetch

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    • Fashion

Work history

Currently

Online Copywriter

Farfetch

Mar 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • ● Responsible for crafting and publishing copy for luxury clients to Farfetch's Black & White e-commerce agency service ● Curating product copy on in-house CMS systems for a growing group of lucrative designer brands ● Communicating across all Black & White team channels to ensure successful rollouts for designer brand websites ● Presenting prospective brand representatives with copywriting briefs and examples ● Exercising knowledge of luxury brand lifestyles and products

Currently

Junior Size & Fit Copywriter

YOOX Net-a-porter Group

Nov 2015
  • Full Time
  • • Working on-set alongside stylists, photographers and models to guarantee correct Size and Fit information is represented across the YOOX / NET-A-PORTER GROUP's retail sites • Proof-reading copy uploaded to THE OUTNET.COM • Responsible for analysing weekly NET-A-PORTER.COM returns list and organising refitting sessions • Attending designer clinics and reporting back to international Size and Fit team with any relevant developments • Creating presentations regarding developments with luxury fashion retail competitors and upcoming seasons from various designers • Entering and editing information on internal Product Information Management systems • Handling any and all ad-hoc duties for Size and Fit team on a daily basis

2017

Web Copywriter

Farfetch

May 2016 - Mar 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • ● Publishing copy for priority high-end product direct to Farfetch’s international retail sites to daily targets ● Communicating with product teams over incorrect or faulty item pages to ensure site-wide consistency ● Proof-reading landing pages and fashion spreads in case of functionality issues ● Curating and maintaining a series of brand guidelines for lucrative designer brands ● Editing and maintaining accurate copy on in-house CMS

2015

Product Assistant

John Lewis

Jul 2015 - Oct 2015
  • Full Time
  • • Crafting and launching concise copy for product listings on award winning John Lewis website • Informing e-commerce customers on a wealth of seasonal fashion accessories • Working as part of busy Online team and utilising skills to draw further visits to John Lewis online store • Creating products on content management system with various relevant attributes • Project assistant on upcoming digital switchover • Entering and editing information on Excel and internal Product Information Management systems

2015

Freelance Journalist

Various Outlets

May 2007 - Sep 2015
  • Freelance
  • • Regularly pitching and writing articles for publications including Vice, Red Bull Music Academy, FACT, Den of Geek and others • Meeting close deadlines with great copy • Adapting copy to match editorial standards • Proofreading documents • Maintaining relationships with press representatives, editors and artists in UK and abroad • Implementing social media platforms • Intensive diary management regarding multiple deadlines

Education

2010

Film and Media Studies with Journalism

University of Stirling

Sep 2006 - Jun 2010