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Sean S.

Average rate
$30–50/hour
  • Joined July 2018

I'm a writer with over 5 years' experience in freelance journalism, technical writing and digital communications.

  • London, UK
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Sean S.
London, UK

Experience

Summary

I graduated with a Bachelor of Journalism in 2012. I went on to gain extensive experience in digital communications and marketing roles for the Victorian State Government. I also have over 5 years' experience in freelance journalism.

Work history

Freelance journalist
I have written feature and hard news stories across a wide range of topics, including travel, film, television, the environment, science, education and politics. Through this experience, I have gained strong skills in writing, editing and proofing.
The Department of Education & Training
Internal Communications Officer
I was responsible for the management of the corporate news channel and the development of content for the leadership team. This included writing news features, compiling weekly corporate circulars and managing internal communications workflow systems.
The Careers & Enterpise Company
Marketing Officer
I was responsible for the management and delivery of printed and digital projects, briefing their concepts into external agencies and overseeing production. I also developed and ran a social media campaign across Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

Portfolio

“Surreal And Unimaginable”: Film-Maker Lucas Shrank On The Stories Behind His Powerful Manus Island

Both a profile of filmmaker Lucas Shrank and a rundown of Australian immigration policy. Lucas' film used real audio recordings from refugees detained in Australia's offshore detention centers, which had to be covertly smuggled out of the facilities and turned into a haunting animated film.

Reddit’s Diabolical Social Experiment ‘The Button’ Is Setting The Internet On Fire

An in-depth look at Reddit's social experiment 'The Button', which quickly snowballed into an exploration of the weird yet entirely dedicated users and communities on the platform.

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 35hrs per week