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Laura Dowers

Copywriter, Proofreader and Virtual Secretary
   United Kingdom
London
  |  8:24 am Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $27

I am a trained Copywriter and Proofreader, providing the copy you need, to achieve the results you want. I am a member of the Professional Copywriter's Network and of the Society of Freelance Editors and Proofreaders.

All my work is 100% original. I do not use any article writing software or cut and paste from other's work. The words I write come out of my head.

If you want business administration support, I can provide that too. I offer a comprehensive secretarial service, tailored to your needs.

I have published several books,...

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Dec 6, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
Sep 10, 2015|Copywriting|Private|Completed
Sep 10, 2015|Copywriting|Private|Completed
Aug 13, 2015|Resumes & Cover Letters|Private|Completed

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Portfolio

I wrote and entirely self-published this non-fiction Kindle eBook.
I wrote, copyedited, proofread, formatted, and designed the front cover to create a...
A rewrite of information for a web page.
A simple flyer for distribution in local community to advertise forthcoming church fete.
Written for an assignment for my Copywriting course.
Written for an assignment for my Copywriting course.
Written for an assignment for my Copywriting course.
Written for an assignment for my Copywriting course.
This booklet provides examples of the work I have carried out for various clients, and...

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Service Description

With over 17 years of office administration experience, in a wide variety of roles, I can offer you an assured and professional secretarial service, with a quick turnaround and excellent results.

I hold a BA (Hons) English Literature degree awarded by The Open University.

I have a Diploma in Copywriting from the Institute of Copywriting, achieved with Distinction, awarded to me in December 2012. I also have received a Pass Certificate for Proofreading from The Publishing Training Centre, awarded in April 2014.

I have enjoy creative writing as a hobby since my early teens, and have a passion for History and Literature.

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Employment

Laura Dowers, Copywriter
Owner
2012 - Present
An independent Copywriter with a Diploma in Copywriting, achieved with Distinction. I have experience in writing and rewriting content for web pages, original articles, product descriptions and...
OMM Ltd
Service Support
2012 - 2013
Providing service support to the Service Department of a national supplier of stationery and office machine equipment.
London Business Equipment
Service Work Controller
2008 - 2012
Running the Service Department of a Canon Dealership, supplying and servicing Canon office equipment. This involved booking of service calls, allocating to engineers, ordering equipment, arranging...
THP Ltd
Credit Controller
2007 - 2007
London Business Equipment
Administrator/Secretary
1995 - 2007
I began as an Office Junior and worked my way up to be the office's Administrator and Secretary to 2 Directors. I dealt with all the day to day running of the company, including maintaining good...

Education

Open University
English Literature (BA Hons)
2009 - 2015
Wanstead High School (Sixth Form)
A Level
1992 - 1994
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Articles
copywriting
typing
website content
ebooks
ghostwriting
proofreading
editing
transcription
self-publishing
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