Elizabeth Short

Output Editor

  • LocationGermany



  • Online
  • Print
  • News
  • Media
  • Social
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Indesign

Work history


Output Editor


Jan 2013
  • I am responsible for controlling output workflow by managing a team of broadcast journalists to ensure they edit video news packages in a timeframe that can compete with the likes of APTN. I am responsible for smooth and technically sound final video edits, factual accuracy and style in scripts and shot-lists alongside writing succinct and click-worthy headlines. I am required to keep on top of breaking news 24/7, pitch unique story ideas, as well as consistently increasing my knowledge of historical/political affairs.


Arts Editor


Jul 2012 - Oct 2013
  • Arts Editor- Waxxx Magazine Was head editor of the arts section of bi-monthly Liverpool publication Waxxx. Along with finding, organizing and assigning content, I helped in the formation of a ‘profiles’ section dedicated to local artists


Freelance Reporter

Cheshire Life

May 2011 - Feb 2013
  • Upon completing an internship, I secured regular paid freelance work at Archant's regional publication Cheshire Life. I wrote a range of articles and conducted numerous interviews with local artists, photographers and businessmen.I also wrote book reviews, reported local news, and compiled events listings.


Editorial Intern


Jun 2011 - Sep 2011
  • Worked for travel website iHoppers. Responsibilities included researching and attaining photos of tourist spots in the Canary Islands. I was also in charge of editing all of the English language articles written by interns during my time there.


Editorial Intern

Family Go Live

May 2011 - Jul 2011
  • Whilst interning at this Liverpool family magazine, I edited two issues, and wrote a range of articles based on subjects such as education, child behaviour, family days out and assisted with advertising and PR campaigns.



NCTJ Newspaper Journalism

Liverpool College

Aug 2012 - Dec 2012
  • I took completed modules including media law, public affairs and sub editing.


English (BA

Sheffield Hallam University

Aug 2007 - Apr 2012
  • I achieved a 2:1 in English Literature and Language. I specialized in Literary Editing and launched my own magazine "STEEL', an arts and culture magazine that was distributed for free around Sheffield. I took additional modules in French before embarking on an Erasmus exchange at the University of Neuchâtel.


French and English

University of Neuchâtel

Jan 2011 - May 2011
  • Studied French up to B1 level and undertook courses in American and 17th Century Literature.


A Levels

West Kirby Grammar School

Aug 2007 - Apr 2009
  • A levels: English Literature (A), Textiles (A) History (C) As level: Art & Design (C)



Woodchurch High School

Aug 2002 - Apr 2007
  • English Literature-A*, English Language, A*, History A, Textiles A, Maths B, Science BB, Art B Spanish B