A professional freelance writer based in London. Copywriter and blogger for OnlyNature.co.uk, editor and founder of Twelve52.co.uk and founder of T52Media.co.uk. Previous work includes blog editor for GHD, content writer for Noah's Dogs, fashion and beauty writer for 3sacrowd.com and regular contributor to stylebible.com. Available for a wealth of editing, writing and researching projects.
Particularly suited to women's lifestyle writing for the web. Also competent in editing, proofreading and copywriting.
With great experience in the journalism industry, from researching to writing, Joy is a capable, skilled and determined worker. With high personal standards she makes sure her work is done efficiently and to an excellent quality.
In addition, Joy has achieved a coveted distinction from The London College of Fashion in postgraduate fashion and lifestyle journalism.
Joy is available for large writing projects such as ghost writing to smaller jobs like product descriptions.
Available for all your writing, editing and researching needs though I have a detailed knowledge of women's lifestyle subjects.
University of the Arts London - College of Fashion
Postgraduate Certificate in Fashion and Lifestyle Journalism
2007 - 2008
2012 - Present
I run Twelve52, an online magazine and blog for stylish women everywhere. I create content in fashion, beauty, home, food, travel and lifestyle arenas and I am solely responsible for the promotion of the site, as well as managing several social media channels.
Media Coordinator and Copywriter
2009 - Present
I head the media and marketing for beauty e-tailer Only Nature. My tasks involve writing press releases, editing and writing the company blog and promoting the site through social media, marketing and PR.
Freelance Content Writer
2012 - 2013
Creating content for the launch of new website Noah's Dogs. Researching and writing about different breeds, dog care, puppy farming and more in order to provide educational content about man's best friend.
Freelance blog editor and writer
2010 - 2012
Creating digital content for the ghd blog on trends within fashion and beauty, as well as celebrity style news and how-tos. In addition, I created social media content and helped with email newsletter content and marketing materials on an ad-hoc basis.
2008 - 2010
I contribute salon and spa reviews to stylebible once or twice a month, as well as the occasional editorial feature. Key resposibilities: liaising with PRs and spa owners, constant communication with editor, interviewing and writing content.
Editor and Founder
2008 - 2010
As editor of Beauty Guerrillas I undertake a wide range of tasks daily. Key responsibilities I face in this position are: marketing the blog, working towards strict deadlines, commisioning freelancers and contributors, liaising with PRs and the media, researching products and news withing the beauty and health industry, forecasting trends, writing content and editing content.
Three's A Crowd Online
Fashion and Beauty Writer
2007 - 2008
I began working for Three's A Crowd unpaid as their beauty editor to gain more experience in the field. Within a month I had been taken on as the head beauty freelancer and soon became the company fashion and beauty writer. Key responsibilities: excellent timekeping, communication with editorial team and editor, researching, creating content and image sourcing, attending press events, interviewing and editing.