Feature writing (journalism). Copy-editing, substantive editing, editing English as a foreign language, consultancy (editorial), copywriting, house styles, on-screen editing, on-screen proofreading, project management, rewriting, speech-writing, translating (French into English), web page/site editing, etc.
Media covered: books, company literature, magazines, newsletters, newspapers, online materials, press releases, websites etc.
Generating feature ideas for Heather Stott show, pre-interviewing guests, writing cues etc.
Developing news leads for Beswick at Breakfast, making packages. Responsible for coordinating coverage of 20th anniversary of the Strangeways riot, including the scoop of Lord Woolf talking exclusively to Radio Manchester on his role in the inquiry and report on prison reform proposals.
As financial editor, I was responsible for fast and accurate editing of equity analysis reports on a daily basis, working with equity analysts based in more than eight European countries. Reports ranged in size from 1 to 90 pages and covered a huge range of industry sectors.
Responsible for producing the ECF newsletter three times a year (commissioning, writing, editing, overseeing production), writing and editing the annual report, providing in-house editorial services, writing company literature (brochures, web copy etc).