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Sam S.

Average rate
$40–50/hour
  • Joined August 2019

I am a freelance journalist and copywriter based in the UK. I hold a degree (2:1) in journalism and have been published many times.

  • Preston, UK
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Sam S.
Preston, UK

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Experience

Summary

I graduated from the University of Central Lancashire with a 2:1 in journalism and since then have worked in a creative role either in marketing or journalism. I am now a full time journalist and copywriter operating in the UK working with various clients

Work history

Marketing Manager
Managing social media accounts and copywriting. I also liaise with media groups and provide PR support for a growing care home company based in Lancashire in the UK. Recruitment of staff is also one of my duties.
Marketing and Business Development Coordinator
Managing social media channels, blogging and event coordination. My role also has involved tender bid writing experience and content curation. This is a role that has also led to extensive networking opportunities.
Freelance Copywriter
Writing several articles a week in the style of 'advertorial' for publication in various magazines or websites.
Digital Engagement
Managing a webchat service via Intercom. Also creating social media plans and attracting new clients.

Portfolio

Lakes 1

Visit Windermere

Article for Lancashire Magazine

Gran on the run 1

Gran on the run

Article for Lancashire Magazine

Luisitania 2

Sinking of the Luisitania

Article for Lancashire Magazine

Food to feed your skin 1

Food to feed your skin

Article for Lancashire Magazine

Education

Accreditations

University of Central Lancashire
Journalism 2:1

Availability

Seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 40hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1+ years