James Perrett

Creative Copywriter

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

Projects credited in

About me

NCTJ-qualified journalist and copywriter with experience writing for brands and creative projects. Strong experience in: Internal and external communications Working to and writing briefs Generating ideas Content sourcing and storytelling Creating and presenting campaigns

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Skills

  • Writing
  • Journalism
  • Copywriting
  • Article Writing
  • Fashion Journalism
  • Content Creation
  • Blogging
  • Arts Journalism
  • SEO
  • Storytelling

Companies I’ve worked with

  • PinkNews

    PinkNews

    • Publishing
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    PORT Magazine

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      Dear Boy Magazine

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        Paperchase

        Work history

        Currently

        Editorial Copywriter

        PORT Magazine

        Mar 2019
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • Sourcing stories and creating content for Port magazine's online shop.

        Currently

        Creative Copywriter

        Paperchase

        Sep 2018
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • Working within the Brand team and reporting directly into the Brand Director to: - Produce creative deliverables, ensuring all output is aligned with brand platform, style and voice - Develop copy for all communications including traditional, editorial and digital - Collaborate with the wider creative team and other departments on original concept creation - Generate ideas for, create and present campaigns to the Operating Board and wider stakeholders - Create copy for marketing materials, email headlines, in-store POS - Create content storytelling - Produce slogans for Paperchase product including cards, notebooks, journals etc - Proofread product - Member of the Employee Forum; actively working to promote engagement and improve culture at Paperchase - Member of the Sustainability Forum; improving our environmental impact and how we communicate our corporate social responsibility to our customers

        2018

        Video Editor

        PinkNews

        Aug 2018 - Aug 2018
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Internship
        • Video editing work placement under the guidance of Amy Ashenden, Video Editor (6th - 10th August 2018)

        2018

        Freelance Journalist

        Dear Boy Magazine

        May 2018 - Aug 2018
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • Writer for Dear Boy magazine. Articles: - Me, Myself and Sex: Story 1 (Issue 03am, May 2018) - Me, Myself and Sex: Stories 2 and 3 (extended web piece)

        2018

        Freelance Journalist

        The Brixton Bugle

        Mar 2018 - Aug 2018
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • Writer: - Zimbabwean Author to Make UK Debut at Literary Festival (5th June 2018) - Death in Dulwich, Homocide in Herne Hill (26th April 2018) - From Norway to South London for a Film Festival First (18th April 2018)

        2018

        Freelance Journalist

        The GayUK

        Aug 2017 - Oct 2018
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • Gay Marriage Laws Still Not Equal in England and Wales - 10th October 2018 https://www.thegayuk.com/gay-marriage-laws-still-not-equal-in-england-and-wales/ Is Gay Twitter Too Cliquey? - 2nd August 2017 https://www.thegayuk.com/comment-is-gay-twitter-just-too-darn-cliquey/

        Education

        Currently

        NCTJ Diploma in Multimedia Journalism

        News Associates London

        Feb 2018
        • London, United Kingdom
        • 40 week part-time course covering: - Multimedia and video journalism - Journalism portfolio (70% A) - Essential journalism (67% B) - Shorthand (Teeline) (100wpm gold standard) - Essential media law (75% A) - Court reporting (76% A) - Essential public affairs (80% A) - Production journalism (65% B)

        2012

        Bachelor of Arts (Upper Second Class Honours) in English Literature and Dance

        Liverpool Hope University

        Sep 2009 - Jul 2012
        • Liverpool, United Kingdom