Olivia Woodhouse

Writer

Level
Junior
Location
Slough, United Kingdom
Availability
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Projects

Projects credited in

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About me

Experienced writer with a demonstrated history of working in the publishing industry. Skilled in creative writing, content management systems (CMS), writing, web content writing, blogging and copywriting. Strong media and communication professional with a Bachelor's degree focused in Drama and Theatre Arts from the University of Birmingham. I've written for fashion, lifestyle and tech industries. Currently, I'm looking to pursue arts/culture/lifestyle journalism. To view my writing you can visit my personal website, Yakk.

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Skills

  • Journalism
  • Web Content
  • Content Creatiion
  • Blogging
  • CMS Systems
  • Writing Web
  • Creative Writing

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • BBC

    BBC

    • Television
  • Seed.

    Seed.

    • Arts and Culture
  • Having a Nosey

    Having a Nosey

    • Publishing
  • ALHAUS

    ALHAUS

    • Publishing

Work history

Currently

Featured writer

ALHAUS

Jul 2020
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • I was commissioned to write two interview pieces for the Alhaus magazine and website. The first, on illustrator Kazvare Made It, has been published on the site. The second will go live in the August issue.

2020

Research and content writer

Olga Anderson

May 2020 - Jul 2020
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • I was researching the history of fashion and other fashion related topics for OA, a high-end luxury women’s fashion brand. Using this research I wrote regular blog posts for the OA website and implemented SEO practices.

2020

Editorial Intern

Dennis Publishing

Aug 2019 - Mar 2020
  • Tottenham Court Rd, Fitzrovia, London, UK
  • Internship
  • I write, upload and update articles on the Expert Reviews website. I also co-manage the social media sites, edit photos using Photoshop and ensure all content is SEO friendly.

2018

Marketing volunteer

Project Birmingham

Mar 2018 - Mar 2018
  • Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • I helped promote the three-day arts and culture festival through leafleting, online promotion and distributing marketing materials. I also assisted in marketing strategy meetings to offer insight into student engagement.

2017

Work experience

BBC

Aug 2017 - Aug 2017
  • BBC Drama Village, Birmingham B29 6WE, UK
  • Internship
  • For three days I shadowed the script department, production and post-production departments for the TV show, Doctors.

2017

Marketing volunteer

Flatpack Film Festival

Apr 2017 - Apr 2017
  • Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • I distributed marketing materials around Birmingham town centre to businesses and the public. I also co-managed their social media sites.

Education

Currently

Sep 2013
  • Windsor, United Kingdom
  • I gained an A Level in English Literature and Language and achieved a D*D*D* in Btec Performing Arts.

2018

Drama and Theatre Arts BA (hons)

University of Birmingham

Sep 2015 - Jul 2018
  • Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • During my time here, I engaged in a number of drama societies, mostly writing-based, which allowed me to build on my scriptwriting skills. I also had a number of jobs alongside my studies.