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Sue B. | Elance
 
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Sue B.

   Australia
  |   Higgins, Australian Capital Territory

Overview

A natural communicator and multi award-winning writer/editor, I am seeking a role where I can best leverage my extensive journalism, writing and publishing experience. I would thrive in a position as a media communications strategist. I thoroughly enjoy the challenge of chasing good media coverage for my organization and generating a “buzz” around a particular product or program.

As a writer, I excel at getting my head around complex technical, science and business material and conveying it in easily comprehensible, entertaining language...

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Skills (10)

Tested
Writing
Editing
Publshing
Strategy
Risk Management
Newsletters
Copy Editing
Media Relations
Press Releases
Web Content

Employment

Dru Australia
Student Yoga Teacher
2014 - Present
Department of Industry
Assistant Manager, AusIndustry Communications
2012 - Present
Responsible for developing media and communications strategy; developed the concept and oversaw the launch of Commercialisation Australia's highly popular magazine Value Proposition. Ministerial...
AusIndustry
Senior Communications and Media Officer
2012 - Present
Responsible for developing media and communications strategy; developed the concept and oversaw the launch of Commercialisation Australia's highly popular magazine Value Proposition. Ministerial...
eWater
Publications and Media Manager eWater CRC
2010 - 2012
• Responsible for developing media and communications strategy; writing, editing and publication of H2O Thinking magazine; liaison with media and dissemination of media releases; preparation of...
Canberra Grammar School
Communications Manager
2009 - 2010
Responsible for publishing a range of magazines and other publications including The Canberran, Red Hill Outlook, annual report and website content and as well developing media strategy and...
Management Today magazine
Contributor
2008 - 2009
Freelance writer
Fairfax Digital
Contributor MIS Australia
2008 - 2009
Freelance contributor
Self
Editor CIO Government, freelance writer
1992 - 2009
Wrote feature articles for a range of publications including The Australian, The Bulletin, Information Age, Company Director, Strategic Path Publishing, Management Today, Computerworld, PC World,...
Talking Point Public Relations
Specialist PR Writer Marketing Directions
1987 - 1992
Writing a range of material for IT industry clients including Sun Microsystems, Wang Computer, Panasonic, Dell Computer and DEC.
Talking Point Public Relations
Specialist PR Writer Marketing Directions
1987 - 1992
Writing a range of material for IT industry clients including Sun Microsystems, Wang Computer, Panasonic, Dell Computer and DEC.
Honeywell Information Systems
Writer
1981 - 1986
Marketing communications. Writing press releases, editing, writing and layout of monthly in-house and external magazines. Editing and writing weekly sales bulletin, speech, brochure, annual report...
Talking Point Public Relations
Writer
1983 - 1985
PT writer for high-tech industry
Parliamentary Roundsman
Radio Desk Editor, News Desk Editor
1980 - 1981
Parliamentary Roundsman
Radio Desk Editor, News Desk Editor
1980 - 1981
Australian Associated Press
A Grade journalist
1980 - 1981
Radio Desk Editor, News Desk Editor, Parliamentary Roundsman
Parliamentary Roundsman
Radio Desk Editor, News Desk Editor
1980 - 1981
Illawarra Mercury
Journalist
1977 - 1979
• Tim Mugridge Memorial Award Cadet of the Year • Tim Mugridge Memorial Award Best Feature Writer • General rounds, medical roundsman, court reporter, “Flying Squad” reporter, feature writer, and...
Illawarra Mercury
Journalist
1977 - 1979
Illawarra Mercury
Journalist
1977 - 1979
Illawarra Mercury
A Grade Journalist
1976 - 1979
Medical Roundsman, Chief Feature Writer, Features Sub-Editor, weekly columnist

Education

Charles Sturt University
BA
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North Sydney Girls High School
Higher School Certificate
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