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Cian Murray | Elance
 
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Cian Murray

Experienced copywriter
   Ireland

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $15

I currently write and edit branded articles for one of Ireland's most popular entertainment websites. In the past I have worked for national media organisations, as well as several of the world's leading brands.

I am capable of writing accurate, engaging articles in a short space of time.

Here are several examples of my work. http://www.joe.ie/author/cianmurray/59
I look forward to hearing from you.

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Service Description

I have an MA in journalism and several years experience working as both a copywriter and editor. I am available to take on large workloads which I am able to complete quickly and to a high standard.


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Employment

JOE.ie
Branded content writer and editor
2014 - Present
As part of Maximum Media's brand activation unit, I devise and write sponsored and branded content. This consists of writing features, news stories, competition pieces and social media. I work...
Betfair
Content executive
2013 - 2014
Content Publishing Executive with the world's largest betting exchange. This role involved the creation of accurate, concise and engaging content. As a content team member, I was tasked with...
CCP Recruitment Ltd
Social Media Manager
2013 - 2013
Working as a recruitment and social media specialist for CCP Recruitment in their Galway base. I help match the best possible candidates to available positions. I also act as the company's social...
Midlands 103
Sports reporter
2012 - 2013
Compiling sports and news reports for the flagship sport shows on a regional commercial radio station. This involves detailed summaries of sporting events as well as recorded and live match day...
Modus Consulting
Online content provider
2011 - 2013
Assisting Jenny Kowalczuk provide SEO rich content to clients in order to grow their online presence.
The Mirror Newpaper
Sports Desk
2012 - 2012
Sourcing and writing news stories for a daily national newspaper.
Wines Direct
PR, design and marketing
2012 - 2012
Using design programs, such as InDesign and Photoshop, to lay out marketing materials. Working alongside vineyards to ensure only top quality produce is sold. Writing the company's blog, building...
Westgate Sports Agency
Welsh rugby union reporter
2011 - 2012
Compiling weekly reports for the Welsh Rugby Union website through Westgate Sports Agency.
University Newspaper (SIN)
Sports Editor
2009 - 2010
As sports editor of Sin newspaper, I lead a large team of student journalists in producing a well crafted bi-monthly newspaper. I searched and commissioned sports stories which had a link to the...
Athlone Voice
Journalist
2008 - 2009
Joining a small news team I played an important role in contributing to the news, sport and entertainment departments gaining a number of bylines along the way.
Athlone Advertiser and Mullingar Advertiser
Work Experience
2007 - 2007
As part of a two week placement, I got the chance to experience how the Athlone Advertiser was put together. Through detailed background research, I had the opportunity to get some of my articles...

Education

National University of Ireland, Galway
BA
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Cardiff University / Prifysgol Caerdydd
Post graduate diploma
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Copywriter
SEO article writer
Journalist
research
creative writing
proof reading
social media management
ghost writing
script consultation
social media advice.
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