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Samantha Lancaster | Elance
 
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Samantha Lancaster

Expat blogger and creative content writer
   Luxembourg
  |   Bridel, -

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Overview

I am a British expat living in Luxembourg and writing about my experiences on my own blog www.abitoflux.com. I have spent 7 years previously living in Asia (Hong Kong and Shanghai). I trained as a Fashion Journalist and have experience writing legal bids for a major British law firm. I am keen to find web content and creative writing assignments. I have experience writing blog content for insurance websites across a variety of subjects including health, insurance, travel and lifestyle.

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Portfolio

Article looking at the strange world of specialty lines insurance and unusual insurance...
Article for major insurance company blog covering backpacking in SE Asia
Health piece for major insurance company blog discussing what Silver LInings Playbook...
Health and insurance related piece for a major Insurance Intermediary website blog...
Health and insurance related piece for a major Insurance Intermediary website blog...
An honest and personal blog entry dealing with expatriate life and the emotional fallout.
A look at the relation between diet, personality and some common misconceptions around...
Travel related piece for a major Insurance Intermediary website blog aimed at residents...

Skills (6)

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Content Writing
Content Writing Skills Test
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English
English Vocabulary Test (UK Version)
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UK English Basic Skills Test
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Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (UK Version)
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Creative Writing
Social Media Marketing
Fashion journalism

Service Description

A diligent, well researched creative writer able to produce engaging, well written blog copy, editorial content, press releases and business literature across a variety of business, health and lifestyle-related subjects. I am a motivated 'self-starter' with a mature, responsible work ethic who gets the job done as requested, and on time.

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Employment

Pinsent Masons
Business Development Executive - Bids and tenders
2004 - 2005
A range of legal marketing duties with main focus on assisting legal teams with the writing and presentation of bids and tenders.
Universal Music International
Content and Production Co-ordinator
2001 - 2004
Managing and maintaining online digital repository for UMI digital graphic assets followed by a move into print production department managing print production for classical music releases
Various
Secretarial and Administrative temp
2000 - 2001
Various administrative and editorial temp roles at blue chip companies in the City of London and media industries
Scene Magazine
Editorial Assistant
1999 - 2001
Editorial Assistant - assisting the Editor and team for online fashion and lifestyle magazine (now defunct).
Vogue UK
Fashion Features Assistant
1998 - 1999
Assisting Lisa Armstrong, Susie Forbes and Luella Bartley in fashion editorial department

Education

Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design
BA Hons Fashion Communication and Promotion
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Blogger
creative writing
editorial
copywriting
web content
content writing
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