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  • LevelMid Level
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsJournalist - Teacher - Writer

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About me

A professional and creative writer with six years of experience in creative writing, journalism, copywriting, and translation, as well as editing and teaching, currently seeking a new position in writing, social media, and communications. A driven and responsible individual who sees every project as a creative challenge. Recent achievements with employer Romeing Magazine include being chosen for Editor’s Pick. At John Cabot University and the American University of Rome, I’ve aided my students in achieving excellence in their creative and academic writing. Please note that I am eligible to work in the U.K. due to my Italian citizenship. M.F.A in creative writing (fiction and translation) from Columbia University and B.A. (Honors) in philosophy and comparative literature from Oberlin College.

Skills

  • Writing
  • Editing
  • Journalism
  • Art Cultural Events
  • Music
  • Musician
  • Blogger
  • Twitter
  • Wordpress
  • Facebook

Work history

Currently

Marketing and Content Writer

Cheap Flights Club

May 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Achievements and responsibilities: ∙Wrote content for Cheap Flights Club blog and Twitter, using SEO and marketing strategies ∙Copy edited and proofread final versions of writing before posting or sending ∙Assisted team with ideas for website interface, Facebook presence, and membership goals

Currently

Editor

BPP

Feb 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Achievements and responsibilities: ∙Edited and copyedited content and format of textbooks ∙Managed production schedules for internal and external print and online publications ∙Liaised with authors, printers, typesetters, and colleagues for a smooth publication process

Currently

Teacher

American University of Rome

Aug 2016
  • Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy
  • Full Time
  • ∙In English 101, taught students to write academically and encouraged passion about writing ∙In the Writing Rome workshop, taught creative writing at inspiring Roman sites

Currently

Staff Writer

Romeing Magazine

Jul 2016
  • Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy
  • Freelance
  • ∙Wrote 1-4 articles per month about Roman nightlife, restaurants, shopping, etc. ∙Met strict internal deadlines, including articles assigned on short notice ∙Copyedited and proofread final versions of articles before printing ∙Attended regular meetings with editors to come up with new ideas for content

Currently

Teacher

John Cabot University

Aug 2015
  • Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy
  • Full Time
  • ∙In English 110, taught students to write academically and encouraged passion about writing ∙In English 103, helped international students improve their written English skills ∙In Business Communications, taught students written and verbal communication skills ∙In the EFL Program, prepared non-English speakers for university standard English