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Nicole Broome | Elance
 
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Nicole Broome

Experienced writer for all media
   South Africa
  |   Sandton, Gauteng

Overview

I have 26 years experience writing for all media including newspapers, trade publications, newsletters, business proposals, websites, marketing collateral, sustainable development reports, radio and script writing.
I have worked for numerous industries including radio and television, mining, ICT, financial and B2B.

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Portfolio

Managing Editor - various publications for ICT industry
Managing editor Special Focus publications
Launch of successful new youth radio station
Newsletters for blue chip clients

Skills (6)

Tested
Persuasive copy
Excellent editing and proofreading
Quick turnaround
Broad experience
Consistency in style and tone
Good grasp of briefs

Service Description

I'm looking for research, writing, editing and proofreading work for all industries. My services include liaising with third party suppliers such as designers and printers to deliver finished marketing collateral.

I have experience in writing scripts for documentaries, business plans, proposals, powerpoint presentations, speeches and web copy.

I'm quick and accurate.

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Employment

Rio Tinto
Senior Communications Advisor
2011 - 2012
Worked as a contractor for mining giant Rio Tinto do develop various marketing materials and media stories.
South Africa Financial Exchange
Advisor
2010 - 2011
Involved in writing a bid document to the Financial Services Board for new stock exchange in South Africa and the Seychelles.
ITWeb
Managing Editor Special Publications
2009 - 2010
Produced special publications for numerous clients in the ICT industry.
Metallon Gold
Communications and public relations manager
2004 - 2008
Produced all collateral including staff newsletters, fact sheets, annual reports and helped prepare the company for an IPO.
Yfm radio station
Marketing manager
1997 - 2003
Helped prepare the bid documentation for new youth radio station. Handled all the marketing, advertising, internal communications, collateral, a youth portal and was director of Y-mag, a brand...
South African Broadcasting Corporation
Editor Activate
1995 - 1997
Wrote and compiled an industry magazine for Radio Active, the radio sales marketing arm of the South African Broadcasting Corporation.

Education

Media Association of South Africa
Media proficiency diploma
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University of Witwatersrand, Business School
Sustainable Development Reporting
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University of Johannesburg
National Diploma in Public Relations
1983 - 1985

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Editor
Proofreader
copy generator
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