Michael West

News Editor

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  • LocationLeeds, United Kingdom

Skills

 

  • Writing
  • Copywriting
  • Editing
  • Creative
  • Web Content
  • Photoshop
  • Content and Media Writing
  • Copywriting

Work history

2014

News Editor

Contactmusic.com

Sep 2010 - Aug 2014
  • News editor for one of the world's biggest entertainment websites. Managing a team of domestic and international writers to deliver a comprehensive editorial strategy. Responsible for analytics, SEO and social media.

2008

Image Coordinator

Press Association

Feb 2006 - May 2008
  • Responsible for researching, sourcing and colour correcting weekly images for use in the Financial Times, Scottish Sunday Mail, and the Metro.

Education

2011

Media Studies

Leeds Metropolitan University

Jul 2008 - Jul 2011
  • Media Studies