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Lea C. | Elance
 
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Lea C.

Communications & Media Specialist
   Indonesia
  |   UNGASAN, Bali
  |  11:00 am Local Time

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Overview

Australian media and communications specialist living in Bali, Indonesia, who loves to extract the "guts" from the "guff" and present it with flair. Highly adept at researching, writing and editing the broadest range of promotional and factual content from ads to media releases and information kits; blogs and websites; flyers and newsletters; and business reports and annual reports. Have worked as senior journalist, editor and columnist in mainstream media; corporate communications and marketing executive in tourism, property, retail,...

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Skills (4)

Tested
Content Writing & Editing
Branding
Marketing Strategy
Public Relations

Employment

Enchanting Lombok Sumbawa
Consulting editor and copy editor
2010 - Present
A monthly tourism, investment and business oriented magazine published in Mataram, Lombok, NTB, Indonesia. Includes translation of copy from Bahasa Indonesia to English.
The Bali Times
Bali copy editor & columnist
2009 - 2010
Weekly English-language newspaper. Included reasearhing local content, translation from Indonesian to English, editing.
The Lomok Times
Manager, operations and newspaper development
2006 - 2007
Initiated new advertising, managed advertising, sales, circulation and distribution; also wrote stories, took photographs and copy-edited for editions of the monthly English-language newspaper.
Redland Shire Council
Consultant
2004 - 2004
Consultant with a local council in the greater Brisbane area (Queensland, Australia): Concept, design and preparation of the 2004 annual report of the council’s multi-million-dollar water utility.
Brisbane Airport Corporation
Corporate communications manager
1999 - 2003
Reporting to CEO. Responsible for imaging and positioning the privatised airport, handling difficult and challenging political and community issues, media relations including emergency response,...
Asiaweek magazine (Hong Kong)
Consultant
1998 - 1998
Development, research and writing of Asiaweek's Special Report on Queensland, later used by the Office of the Premier, other government agencies and industry sectors as an international marketing...
Queensland Minister for Training and IR
Senior media adviser
1996 - 1998
On Minister's personal staff. As well as Training and Industrial Relations, the portfolio included Workers’ Compensation and Workplace Health and Safety in an environment of workplace and training...
Discovery Bay Developments Pty
Corporate communications manager
1990 - 1996
Reporting to the CEO of Sanctuary Cove Residential Resort, Queensland, Australia. Responsible for all corporate and a range of specialist marketing and communications, including positioning...
Queensland Newspapers Pty
Senior journalist
1987 - 1990
Included editing the Sunday Mail's main features sections.
The Gold Coast Bulletin
News sub-editor; Features editor
1984 - 1987
News sub-editor and later features editor at daily regional newspaper.
Queensland Newspapers Pty
Reporter; Sub-editor
1984 - 1984
News and features reporter and sub-editor with Queensland daily newspaper the Courier-Mail and The Sunday Mail.
The Post- Courier
Writer; Editor; Mentor
1981 - 1983
Journalist at Papua New Guinea's national daily newspaper: World news editor, features editor, features writer and trainer of local staff. In this time I also wrote for the Bulletin magazine...
Niugini News
Journalist
1980 - 1980
Sub-editor and columnist on the expatriate staff handling start-up of a new national daily newspaper in Papua New Guinea.

Education

Murdoch University, Western Australia
BA (Communications)
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Keywords

Writing
Editing
Proofreading
Public Relations
Corporate Relations
Community Relations
Advertising
Marketing
Web Content
Media Release
My Snapshot
Sales & Marketing
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Reviews
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Member Since
January 2013
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