I can’t quite say how old I was when I first picked up a pencil fell in love with writing but I can say I’m now a 20-something who is lucky enough to get paid for it.Experienced working in deadline-driven environments, I have my own unique voice and easily adapt to different writing styles to stay on brand.Locked Pro Plan feature
Currently working as a freelance SEO content writer for an East London electronic cigarette company where I create 2-5 original pieces of content per month.
Maintain the in-house CRM system by entering new contacts/prospects. Assist with creative thinking wand writing for marketing campaigns and assist on executing marketing campaigns. Monitor social media and assist on keeping the conversation going (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn and Instagram). Provides onsite support at events and congresses.
Assist with promotional materials and create content for the external blog, website and social media for a sustainable lunch delivery company based in Hackney called Karma Cans.
Responsible for all written content: informative articles, roundups, pictorial articles, nutrition plans, restaurant reviews, interviews, press releases and media kits. Managed the social media channels, content calendar and publishing schedule. Used Google analytics to track performance and improve SEO. Appeared on the company’s Snapchat and Instagram Story’s regularly, using my personality to put a ‘face to the brand’. Photographed my own original recipes on a biweekly basis and assisted in video production.
Worked across the group’s titles including Emirates Woman, Emirates Bride, EW mini, emirateswoman.com and other supplements. Sourced, pitched and wrote full-spread editorial features for the magazine’s health and fitness section. Built a network of PR contacts in order to stay ahead of local trends and releases and schedule interviews with related industry professionals. Wrote advertorials for a range of clients including the Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, OPI Nail Polish, Juicy Couture, Fitness First and Sony Mobile.
Sociolinguistics is the study of language in society, in community practice and in identity construction - my research contributed to ongoing debates in the field of language and sexuality. Final dissertation and all independent research projects received marks of distinction (1sts)
Final dissertation received a 1st and nominated for Brighton University’s LGBT Research Awards. Provided in-depth analysis of English language and linguistics. Developed skills in video editing and production.