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Steve Leddy | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 5, 2014

Steve Leddy

Business communications expert
   France
  |   Riom, Puy-de-Dme

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $16

33 years' experience in employee and external business communication management in consultancy and in-house for a range of national and international service and manufacturing companies;
Strategic and tactical communication advocacy to CEO/Board level;
A team player without being a 'yes' man;
Effective, accessible corporate, change management and technical writing;
Creative communications solutions;
Business English editing and proofreading for non-English clients

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Translation French English
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Service Description

Produced, designed and fully scripted sequence of post-merger management conference events which gained 95% clarity feedback indexes

Successfully conceived, implemented, promoted and policed new post-merger corporate identity for major construction industry player

Attained 80% employee communications audit response and influenced design and implementation of remedial management action programmes

Designed and implemented communications strategies which prevented industrial action in wide range of circumstances, including pension scheme changes, factory closures and large scale redundancies, and occupational health issues

Devised and implemented communications programmes which helped three different clients succeed in 10 out of 10 highly contentious factory/quarry planning applications

Gained and consistently maintained largest editorial share-of-voice in professional media for non-market leader client throughout four years

Strategic counselling to help define, design, measure or improve employee engagement, change management or crisis communications programs
Public relations programs defined and written
Editorial content (news releases, feature articles) written for print or web media
Video scripting
Speech-writing


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Employment

BNP Paribas Investment Partners
Freelance internal comms consultant; editor and En
2010 - Present
High level corporate and internal communications consultancy and delivery on major change projects; editing English language client and internal communications materials for quality and to ensure...
BNP Paribas Investment Partners
Writer, editor and document quality control manage
2010 - 2010
Interim contract, responsible for proofreading and editing English language client and internal communications materials to ensure consistency with the French originals; writing corporate Style...
Aviva Healthcare Ltd
Internal Communications Manager
2006 - 2008
Internal communications manager: o Successfully supported major structural and process change programmes, including HR and customer impacts of e-capability introductions and re-alignment of...
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