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Hayley Komen | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Oct 20, 2013

Hayley Komen

Website content, articles, media releases, editing
   South Africa
  |   Johannesburg, Gauteng

Overview

With extensive experience in both digital and print media, I'm a versatile and passionate writer. I have strong research abilities and am willing to tackle any topic. I'm also an experienced project manager and can manage the production of publications such as books, annual reports or brochures.

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Dec 8, 2012|Article Writing|$22|Completed
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Sep 11, 2012|Article Writing|$27|Completed
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Portfolio

I wrote the copy for this Microsoft website. Client - Artwise Design.
http://www.microsoft.com/southafrica/business/boss.aspx
An article on natural methods for treating sweet itch, ringworm and mange in horses....
Article exploring the 'greenness' of disposable vs cloth nappies, published on the...
http://www.livingandloving.co.za
Article published in July edition of AgriEco, newspaper supplement
Article published in Environment - people and conservation in Africa, edition 7, magazine
Media release around the Conservation on Biological Diversity's 10th Conference of the...
Published in "Endangered Wildlife" magazine in 2005, this article focuses on...
A few of the questions most frequently asked of conservation NGO, the Endangered...
https://www.ewt.org.za/WHATWEDO/FAQ.aspx
I was editor of the Endangered Wildlife Trustís e-newsletter for four and a half years....
https://www.ewt.org.za/GETINVOLVED/OurNewsletters.aspx
'You and your jeans - friends for life' was an article written for the edgars.co.za...
http://www.edgars.co.za
Article about the threat that roadkill poses to wildlife and in particular owls....

Skills (4)

Tested
English Grammar
U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English
Online Writing
Editing

Service Description

I'm a committed, hard-working and reliable writer with experience in writing online content, social media content, media releases, feature articles, reports and proposals. I also have solid HTML skills and extensive experience as a proofreader and editor. I'm bilingual, fluent in English and Afrikaans.

I work fulltime as a freelance writer, editor and proofreader and am based in Johannesburg, South Africa. I've written for publications in Australia, the UK and South Africa.

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Employment

clickclickBOOM
Writer and Communications Consultant
2012 - 2013
Full-time freelance writer, editor proofreader and communications consultant.
Artwise Design
Project Manager / Copywriter
2012 - 2012
Project management and copywriting for various projects including digital and print. Member of the Leadership Team.
Endangered Wildlife Trust
Communications Manager
2004 - 2012
Public relations and media liaison including writing articles and media releases; digital communications including website, social media and electronic newsletter; member of the editorial board for...

Education

University of South Africa
BA Communication Science
2007 - 2012
Tshwane University of Technology
B-Tech Nature Conservation
2005 - 2006
Tshwane University of Technology
Diploma: Nature Conservation
1994 - 1996
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copywriting
website content
feature articles
media releases
editing
proofreading
Afrikaans
bloggin.
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