Children, Copy editor, Copywriting, Family, Features, Health and lifestyle, Human interest, Internet, Journalist, Magazine, Newsletter writing, Online journalism, Parenting, Researcher, Women's health
I am flexible, quick and word perfect, able to stick to a tight brief or be creative. Versatility proven by handling of wide range of subject matter; from rats as pets to analysis of the sponsorship industry..
Solid experience of commissioning and budget handling, photo research and purchase. Also, fully fluent in writing and designing for the web (proficient in Dreamweaver and Photoshop)
My strengths lie in in-depth research and feature writing, interviewing, copy editing and managing a team, not to mention dedication and deadline meeting. I am founder and Editor of online web magazine Mother @ Work - http://www.motheratwork.co.uk. - writing main features and controlling budgets, commissioning freelance work and photography.
Previous clients include The Times, the Sportswoman (regular headline interviewer), Institute of Chartered Accountants, BA's inflight mag Skylines (regular feature writer for several years) Blendon Publishing's events brochures, Homes Overseas, Running Rugby, online web magazine Wife'sGone.com, College of Occupational Therapists plus numerous promotional copywriting jobs. I also write satirical sketches for The Treason Show.
Academic qualifications: BA Hons Public Media and English literature; MA Text and Performance Studies.
References and examples of work available on request.