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Matthew Sarson | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jan 25, 2014

Matthew Sarson

Experienced, passionate, and reliable writer.
   United Kingdom
  |   Warwick, Warwickshire

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $16

I have a BA Hons Degree in Creative Writing from Leeds University, as well as a Masters Degree in International Relations from London Metropolitan. I have written for a wide variety of websites and print publications, largely in the development sector, and have also regularly been responsible for editing subtitles for a French NGO. I have a vast knowledge of African history, politics and travel, and am very experienced in writing within a developmental context. I also have a passion for photography, travel, design, sport and music.

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Dec 9, 2013|Product Marketing |$60|Completed
Sep 11, 2013|Technical Writing|$400|Completed
Sep 5, 2013|Grant Writing|$0|Working
Jul 15, 2013|Other - Writing Services|$113|Working

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Portfolio

Skills (9)

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Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Photoshop CS2 Test
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Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 Test
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Audio Transcripts
Graphic design
Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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Service Description

I am great a writing articles, short or long, for online media or print. I have experience in particular at writing within a development and travel context, with specific expertise on Africa. I am a fast copy writer and effective proof reader. I have worked with online websites and business from a wide range of industry's, and always perform my tasks to a high standard.

I work on the premise of writing 500 words/hour if fresh content, and 1200 if proof reading.

I usually charge between $15-25/hour

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Employment

EEF
Head of Communications
2011 - 2012
I worked in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia for the Educational Charity, EEF. I was responsible for their online communications, as well as donor relations.

Education

London Met
MA International Relations
2004 - 2005
Leeds University
BA Hons Creative Writing
2001 - 2004

Keywords

Africa
Development charity
travel
music
sport
property
fiction
relationships
chiropody
massage and alternative health
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Mattsars22
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Matthew Sarson | Elance

Matthew Sarson