Lara S.

  • Joined November 2016

Hi! I'm a freelance content writer, copywriter, and strategic communications consultant. Let me tell your story!

  • Perth, Western Australia
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Lara S.
Perth, Western Australia

Services

Categories

Community Content Copywriting Social Media Strategy

Experience

Summary

I've written web content for health, wellness and medical practitioners, non-profit organizations, retailers and SMEs. I've also written media releases and product/service descriptions. Previously an award-winning Japanese translator.

Work history

Freelance
Copy & content writer
I write compelling content and copy that will "get under the hood" and tell your story in a way that builds brand engagement and loyalty.
Freelance
Japanese translator
Translation is a craft: it's about conveying meaning, and communicating a message appealingly. I've freelanced as a translator for some of the most well-known corporations in the world - IBM, Google, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Sony, Sanyo, and many more!

Portfolio

Boost your career with an internship this summer

Web content for a recruitment start-up.

Why mentors matter

Web content for a recruitment start-up.

Nara, Japan

Article for Solo Traveler Blog

Education

Accreditations

University of Western Australia
MA, Strategic Communications (expected graduation: Semester 2, 2017)
University of Western Australia
Graduate Certificate, Social Impact (expected graduation: Semester 1, 2017)
Griffith University
Asia-Pacific Studies

Skills

Languages

Japanese

Limited working proficiency

English

Native or bilingual proficiency

Skills

brand strategy corporate communications content content creation social media social media management social media strategy writing digital media media relations

Tools

Asana Bitly BuzzSumo Canva Contently Eventbrite Facebook Facebook Advertising Flipboard Illustrator InDesign Instagram LinkedIn Mailchimp Medium

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available evenings and weekends

Interests

Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Banking & Finance Education Fashion Government Health & Wellness Kids & Parenting PR & Communications Philanthropy Social Enterprise

What I read

HBR, IWTYTBR, Social Media Examiner, Time Magazine, The Economist, Seth Godin, Simon Sinek, Her View From Home, SheSavvy, Working Mothers

Side projects

Communications for a child safety non-profit organization, the Constable Care Child Safety Foundation. This includes media releases, blog content, and fact sheets about child safety issues.

Ideal team

I like to work in small teams, bouncing ideas off each other, and collaborating to create something new. I also love one-on-one work for private clients. My ideal client is communicative, open-minded and creative!