Nafeesa S.

  • Joined March 2016

Experienced freelance copywriter with a background in fashion, beauty, lifestyle and cocktails/spirits/wine.

  • Jersey City, NJ, United States
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Nafeesa S.
Jersey City, NJ, United States

Services

Categories

Copywriting Email

Experience

Summary

I began my career as a freelance entertainment journalist and PR writer. From there, I was a publicist and PR consultant before becoming a copywriter and blogger. I've written everything from reviews and features to product descriptions and emails.

Work history

New Ideas and Images
Freelance Communications Manager
Write and edit press releases, media alerts and social media content for clients such as the ZORA! Festival and BronzeLens Festival.
Freelance Copywriter
Wrote product descriptions for the juniors, plus, and accessories departments.
Freelance Fashion Copywriter
Wrote copy for emails, landing pages, banners and editorial features.
Freelance Fashion Copywriter
Wrote product descriptions for the ready-t0-wear, swim and shoes & accessories departments. Shot and captioned #shoesday posts for the Victoria's Secret Instagram account. Assisted with concepting and research, along with helping to improve efficiency.

Education

Accreditations

Spelman College
BA in English

Skills

Skills

blogging content creation content curation copywriting writing newsletters editorial email content

Tools

Basecamp Canva Cision Constant Contact Facebook Eventbrite Pinterest Instagram YouTube Wordpress Tumblr Twitter Powerpoint Snapchat Hootsuite

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours only

Commitment

  • Can work 35hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1-3 months

Interests

Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Consumer Products Ecommerce Fashion Health & Wellness Retail

What I read

WWD, Footwear News, Footwear Plus, ELLE, Harper's BAZAAR, W Magazine, The Change Blog, PR News, Ad Age, Contently, Now I Know, Skimm, I'll Never Write my Memoirs, Wrapped in Rainbows, Saveur, Liquor.com, Bartender Magazine, Who What Wear, Into the Gloss

Ideal team

I work best with dynamic, highly creative teams with diverse backgrounds and interests, who enjoy the work they do and have a penchant for puns and humor. I've provided the best results for managers who were clear in expectations but had flexible styles.