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Kate W. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Mar 31, 2015

Kate W.

Experienced copywriter, features writer and PR
   United Kingdom
  |  9:57 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $41

Hello. I've seventeen years of professional writing experience under my belt, so as a result I'm fast, proficient and adept at delivering endless, engaging and unique copy. Just ask me!

Whether you need a simple press releases, detailed advertorial, a punchy flyer or an engaging script - I've a way with words which will inspire your desired audience.


I've worked as a writer on consumer magazines, with ad agency creative teams, PR companies and small startups. My specialist skills also include creative idea generation, tone-of-voice...

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Portfolio

Commissioned to write a full page feature on new models for the Irish Post newspaper
Copy for glossy fashion brochure
Paid-for editorial (advertorial) for Bluewater magazine
Worked as features editor for All Access magazine, also responsible for design...
Freelance writer for publications includes fashion, drinks and design round-ups.
Freelance writer for publications includes fashion, drinks and design round-ups - as...

Skills (5)

Tested
Creative Writing
Content Writing
Editing
U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English
Understanding differences in British and American English Test
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Public Relations

Service Description

Skills and experience:
SEO web copy
Editorial features
blogs
Printed asset development - brochures, booklets, posters, flyers,
Press releases
About Us and bio copy
PR plans and pitches
'Plain English' style editing - (helping clients streamline copy and remove jargon)
Scriptwriting
Presentation writing


Key writing projects include:
All Access magazine - Features Editor
Fashionline magazine - Design Editor
Bluewater magazine - fashion advertorials and editorials
Irish Post magazine - regular features contributor
Circle - in-house copywriter website and intranet copy; brochures and posters
Peter Gordon restaurants - web copy
ShoppingSpy.com - web copy
Sharing Travel Experiences.com - editorials
Native design agency London - in-house copywriter


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Employment

Native
In house copywriter
2013 - 2013
In-house copywriter supporting studio team on various creative projects
Circle
Copywriter
2012 - 2012
Short contract working as an internal copywriter within the group communications division. Responsible for supporting internal comms, crisis management team and marketing. Supported development of...
Liqueurs de France
PR Consultant
2011 - 2012
Support of brand launch into UK. Development of written assets and plans for launch phase and beyond.
Publicis Chemistry
PR and toolkit writer
2011 - 2012
PR Consultancy and writing of international toolkit and advertorials for launch of new, luxury whisky from Pernod Ricard. Launch targeted at Asian market.
(Self Employed)
Freelance writer and PR Consultant
2006 - 2012
Ongoing projects for various brands, copywriting and writing: marketing materials, brand assets press releases features for magazines and blogs websites scripts for TV and internal (training)...

Education

Salford University
CIM (postgrad) advanced certificate in Marketing
1996 - 1997
University of Manchester
BA Ancient History and Archaeology
1992 - 1995
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press release
copywriter
scriptwriter
web
blog
lifestyle
editorial
English
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