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AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Copy editing
Proof reading
Writing & editing
Commercial awareness
Editorial judgement
People management
Legal issues
Gary White
Editor
PERSONAL SUMMARY
An innovative, competent and successful editor with experience of managing
writing staff, overseeing the layout and content of articles as well as dealing with
any related legal matters. Flexible in the ability to adapt to challenges when they
arise while remaining aware of professional roles and boundaries. Having the
ability to manage and develop staff whilst at the same time balancing any
changing and potentially conflicting demands on resources.
Now looking for a new and challenging editorial position, one which will make
best use of my existing skills and experience and also further my development.
WORK EXPERIENCE
Publishing Company Coventry
EDITOR June 2008 - Present
Responsible for producing editorial articles that are entertaining, informative and
newsworthy. Writing content for print media and online and ensuring the editorial
content delivers the publications message and objectives.
Duties:
Responsible for editorial development schedules, budgets & work allocation.
Commissioning, creating, editing and publishing new content.
Editing, producing and proof reading high quality written material.
Creating fresh content for articles, features, blogs and also some video.
Handling high profile accounts and contacts.
Co-ordinating editorial procedures and maintaining editorial standards.
Reading & reviewing published items to ensure they are of the highest quality.
Liaising daily with journalists, typesetters, indexers and other freelancers.
Assisting in the development and also implementation of production schedules.
Acting as a face of publications during industry events, etc.
Finding and nurturing new writing talent.
Advising typesetters and also designers.
Page checking and quality control.
Commissioning new titles and also online supplements.
Making sure titles publish on schedule and within budget.
KEY SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
Excellent negotiating, organising and time management skills.
Ability to prioritise work effectively.
Ability to think & view from a reader & audience perspective.
Encouraging originality & inspired thinking from all employees & journalists.
Excellent attention to detail and writing skills.
In depth knowledge of online social media websites & SEO.
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
BA (Hons) English Literature with New Media Publishing
Nuneaton University 2005 - 2008
A levels: Maths (A) English (B) Technology (B) Science (C)
Coventry Central College 2003 - 2005
REFERENCES Available on request.
PROFESSIONAL
NVQ Business and
Administration
PERSONAL DETAILS
Gary White
34 Made Up Road
Coventry
CV66 7RF
T: 02476 000 0000
M: 0887 222 9999
DOB: 12/09/1985
Driving license: Yes
Nationality: British
PERSONAL SKILLS
Creative and imaginative
Negotiating
Problem solving
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