Research and write articles on a range of female-oriented subjects (primarily health and lifestyle). Assist in marketing New Zealand actress Kimberley Crossman through writing promotional material.
Assisted the Content Editor in the recruitment, training and management of a team of writers. Researched, produced and edited a wide range of content for B2B and B2C clients. Implemented SEO strategies, created content calendars and provided clients with advice on editorial best practice. Key achievements: • Improved client retention rates through the design and management of a new client onboarding scheme • Produced thought leadership content for several high profile clients, including a national New Zealand bank
Researched, produced and edited SEO content for publication on websites, intranets, social media and other electronic platforms. Managed a portfolio of B2B and B2C clients across a range of industries, in particular business, technology, health and not-for-profit. Key achievements: • Significantly increased personal writing speed and proficiency, averaging an output of 4,000 to 5,000 words (15 - 20 short articles) per day • Provided senior management with employee feedback which contributed to the restructuring of the editorial department
Worked with the founder to create and implement an initial digital content strategy. Researched and produced newsletters, blog posts and promotional material.
Chaired meetings, wrote agendas and proposals, appointed new board members, drafted budgets, managed website and social media channels and processed funding applications.
Researched and produced a range of blog posts and articles for nzgirl, an online women's magazine and a leader in New Zealand's digital media sphere.
Researched, produced and edited a range of articles for publication online, primarily for the music and entertainment sections
Bachelor of Arts
In 2012 I received a Highly Commended award for my entry 'A Little Perspective' in the AUT National Creative Writing Competition. I was a finalist from more than 200 applicants. http://www.aut.ac.nz/__data/assets/pdf_file/0005/198905/HC_A-Little-Perspective.pdf
These scholarships (maximum value $2000) have been established to enable language students to undertake a period of formal study (minimum of 3-4 weeks or 60 hours of taught classes) in a country where the language is spoken as the first language. http://www.arts.auckland.ac.nz/uoa/home/about/departments-and-schools/school-of-european-languages-and-literatures/scholarships-and-awards-24
Scholarship to participate in a university exchange. http://www.auckland.ac.nz/uoa/cs-search-for-scholarships-and-awards?form=details&detailCode=500333
The main purpose of the Award is to assist University of Auckland students with the costs of studying overseas while on an approved student exchange at a Universitas 21 (U21) institution. http://www.auckland.ac.nz/uoa/cs-search-for-scholarships-and-awards?form=details&detailCode=500343
An entry-level scholarship to contribute towards study for a Bachelor of Arts.
Placed third equal in a national essay writing competition. http://www.ireland.co.nz/scholarships-awards/