Editorial professional, experienced journalist, content writer, editor, copywriter and researcher
Marketing & Content Strategy
Septiembre 2016 - Actualidad
Helping our beBee users find truly relevant content!
Communications, PR consultant, Copy & Content Writer
Diciembre 2014 - Agosto 2016
Worked closely with small tech start-ups, editorial companies and agencies in London, Barcelona and Madrid helping them develop creative, credible and relevant content. Devised and wrote all press releases and press/marketing materials. Activities also included media relations, creating proposals and strategies for new business leads or existing clients and project management of digital and traditional PR work. Content seeding – build and maintain press and industry blogger relations, 'selling-in' product. Routinely identifying and connecting with influencers and identifying opportunities to gain global media coverage. Developed and defined a cross-channel content strategy for all social media and write and regularly curate varied content to maintain and grow visibility and drive dialogue. Planning and creation of web content: monthly product catalogue, newsletters, emails and promotions.
Managing Editor, Content Writer & Media Analyst
en Prime Research
Junio 2012 - Diciembre 2015
Worked as the senior editor and content writer overseeing all written and editorial content produced by Prime Research UK, a global research-based PR consultancy. Routinely produced corporate news briefings, PR analysis reports and PR content for a range of global blue chip clients. Worked directly with multiple small teams of in-house senior analysts and project managers, proofreading, editing and writing-up their findings for clients into daily, weekly and quarterly reports and corporate briefings. Working autonomously, interpret client activity, media perception/media coverage and PR success/failure across global media and distil into daily/bi-daily newsletters for clients' country managers and senior executives.
Multimedia Journalist & Content Writer/Manager
en Telegraph Media Group
Febrero 2011 - Julio 2012
Worked as a newsdesk-based online journalist, write from scratch and sub-edit news and feature stories on business, finance, global and domestic politics for the telegraph.co.uk, one of the UK's leading high quality newspaper websites. Routinely write headlines, lead text and contribute to live blogs and interactive pages on breaking news stories. Edit photographic, video and audio material using editing software including Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro and Photoshop. Responsible for publishing, curating and managing online content including text, photography, graphics, video and audio using CMS.
Multimedia Journalist/Video Journalist
en BBC News
Septiembre 2009 - Febrero 2011
Worked as a multimedia journalist reporting, researching, writing and producing TV news stories. Shoot and edit broadcast standard video using Sony Z1 and Z5 cameras and edit using Quantel. Routinely worked to tight daily deadlines for newscasts and programme segments, often working across multiple stories simultaneously. Wrote copy, story scripts, headlines and intros for TV reports and write accompanying content for BBC News website. Conducted in-depth research, gathered background information on stories and plan programme and online segments. Worked independently routinely shooting and editing video and photography for broadcast and online.
Enero 2009 - Enero 2009
Worked as a content writer and producer for a pharmaceutical consultancy co-producing specialist reports, online news services and subscription-based online programmes targeting the global pharmaceutical industry. Sub-edited and proofread a range of specialist reports on M&A, partnering, deals and alliances within the pharmaceutical and life sciences sector. Worked alongside PharmaVentures' analysts and advisors helping them research and write online pharma news and editorial content for subscription portals and e-newsletters including metadata and SEO copywriting. Wrote and curated PharmaVentures' website content, including text, video and graphics.
Multimedia Journalist (Freelance)
en CNN International
Enero 2009 - Septiembre 2009
Worked as a freelance producer and writer with a focus on business and financial news. Wrote scripts for programme segments and web pages. Shot and edited video and conducted interviews working as a one-man video journalist.
en Agence France Presse TV
Enero 2009 - Septiembre 2009
Worked as a freelance producer and writer for AFP's English language service.. Wrote scripts for programme segments and web pages. Shot and edited video and conducted interviews working as a one-man video journalist.
Multimedia Journalist, TV Correspondent & Producer
en Feature Story News
Mayo 2006 - Enero 2009
Worked as a multi-skilled broadcast and multimedia journalist for a global news agency on behalf of a range of global client networks including; Agence France-Presse, Voice of America, Channel News Asia, Deutche Welle and PBS. Wrote, researched and produced TV, radio and online news stories focusing on business, markets and finance, politics and feature reports on arts and culture. Routinely shot and edited video and photography using a range of cameras and digital editing software including; Photoshop and Final Cut Pro. Worked on a daily basis as Channel News Asia's business and markets correspondent providing round-ups for the network's key programmes; Primetime News and World Tonight.
Diciembre 2004 - Octubre 2005
en NPR Radio - WMFE
Enero 2004 - Diciembre 2004
en City University
2004 - 2005 (1 año) London
BA Politics/International Relations
en University of London
1998 - 2002 (3 años) London
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