Steven Westgate

Sub editor

  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom

About me


Key Skills • Great experience of using various Content Management Systems. • Use of many social media networks for professional uses. • Selecting, editing and uploading images. • Generating ideas and creating content for online platforms. • Transcribing Interviews. • Copywriting and proofreading copy for publishing. • Effective communication in both verbal and written forms. • Identifying trends for specific audiences. • Some experience of filming and editing for broadcast projects on Adobe Première. • Working with brands and clients in a professional capacity. • Handling of samples for various editorial purposes. • Working under pressure and working to improve from criticism. • Conducting thorough and reliable research.



  • Fashion
  • Copywriting
  • Lifestyle
  • Travel
  • Blogs
  • Online
  • Print
  • Creative
  • Human Interest
  • Entertainment
  • News
  • Media
  • Popular Culture
  • Social
  • Word

Work history


Staff Writer & Columnist


Mar 2015
  • Creating content on topics within the Fashion, Art and Design industries; all based around the great city of London and all it has to offer. Conducting interviews and transcribing them, and generally being a little tongue-in-cheek about the whole affair.


Sales Associate


May 2014


Sub Editor

Sant Magazine

Mar 2016
  • Proof reading and editing copy with exceptional accuracy for the monthly issue. Ensuring that the SANT house style is maintained and the "Fashion Without Boundaries" attitude is felt throughout. Fact checking, research and image sourcing to ensure that all submissions are kept at the same high standard.


Editorial Assistant

Dazed and Confused

Jul 2014 - Oct 2016
  • Working with the editorial team during the SS15 season to prep the site for all SS15 show reviews and content. Editing content and images in the CMS to be uploaded onto the site. Transcribing interviews. Creating new content by pitching ideas to the editorial team.


PR Assistant

Rich London PR

May 2015 - Sep 2015
  • My time at Rich London gave me very valuable experience as well as adding more variation to me knowledge of the fashion industry. My main responsibilities included liaising with clients, creating inventories for the brands in the showroom, booking samples in and out of the showroom for clients, conducting research on potential brand and gather contacts, and maintaining the high visual standards of the showroom at all times.


Editorial Assistant

Company Magzine

Jan 2015 - Mar 2015
  • Writing daily news and feature articles on fashion, celebrity, showbiz and beauty. Formatting content and images on the CMS. Pitching content ideas in weekly editorial meetings. Self editing content to be uploaded onto the site. Transcribing celebrity interviews. Creating breaking news stories before other competitors such as Glamour, Cosmopolitan and Daily Mail Online. Managing the social media accounts on a rolling 24 hour feed.



Fashion Journalism

London College of Fashion

Aug 2013 - Apr 2016