Resume

Education

University of Worcester – BA (Hons) Journalism and Media & Cultural Studies – Graduate November 2011

  • Majored in Journalism with strong emphasis on news writing, feature writing, journalism law and ethics, magazine production, broadcast journalism, sub-editing and layout.

King Edward VI College – A Level English Language & Literature and Film Studies – August 2008

Freelance Experience

Misc. Freelance Writing (July 2008 – Present)

  • My freelance work (primarily entertainment and gaming-related features, news, reviews and previews) have featured in a variety of publications.

Malvern Gazette (January 2010)

  • I wrote news stories and feature articles for a local weekly newspaper.

The Voice (September 2008 – May 2011)

  • I produced a variety of features (particularly film and entertainment-related reviews) for my university newspaper.

 Youthcomm Radio (May 2009)

  • I researched, produced and edited a number of radio segments (such as voice packages and interviews) for a local radio station aimed at young people.

 Heart FM (April 2006)

  • I worked as a researcher, producing questionnaires and collecting data for use within on-air content.

Additional Skills

  • Life-long gamer (PC, console and handheld)
  • Strong work ethic and information gathering skills
  • Ability to work comfortably in a fast-paced, deadline oriented environment
  • High level of gaming skill and knowledge of the industry
  • Detailed experience with Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite software.
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Flair and passion for creative writing
  • Strong people skills: open minded, friendly, team player
  • Keen eye for detail

References

Available upon request.

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