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Jill Stevenson | Elance
 
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Jill Stevenson

Enthusiastic and determined PR consultant
   United Kingdom
  |   Glasgow, Strathclyde
  |  12:54 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $35

As a former PR specialist in the public sector for eight years, I am skilled in promotions whether writing press releases, media relations, reputation management or producing communications strategies. I've used that knowledge to focus on the private sector for the past year or so and have recently had clients featured in national newspapers, popular blogs and online sites.
Prior to entering the field of public relations I worked as a journalist for 18 years (10 in national newspapers - the Daily Mail, Sun, Daily Express and The Herald) so...

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Portfolio

Press release for company offering training for those wishing to pursue a career as...
Commissioned article on 'the good side of depression' for online magazine...
Article for local authority magazine on five teachers who'd been pupils at the school...
Article for world business magazine on pilates and why it'd be a good activity to...
World War soldier's diaries which were in the possession of a military historian. He...
Press release for new dating website
Blog post for British food exporter
Blog post for furniture and interiors website on how changing your headboard can alter...
Press release for new weddings portal
Placement in popular blog for cufflinks client

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public relations

Employment

PriorityPR
PR consultant
2011 - Present
Produce press releases, articles, blog copy and PR strategies for a number of small to medium-sized companies, including start-ups.
East Dunbartonshire Council
Public Affairs Officer
2010 - 2011
Responsibilities included promoting the council to an external audience and engaging with numerous stakeholders on consultation exercises. Included internal comms - writing, subbing and editing...
North Ayrshire Council
Communications Officer
2002 - 2010
Key achievements included: winning the CIB Best Community Newspaper in Scotland award twice in succession (2008/2007). Delivered the Council¿s message to various stakeholders (public, journalists,...

Education

Reid Kerr College, Paisley
Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM)
2008 - 2008
Napier University Edinburgh
Journalism Certificate (NCTJ)
1988 - 1989
Queen Margaret University College, Edinburgh
Communication Studies
1983 - 1986

Keywords

PR consultant
public relations
press release writing
blogging
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