Freelance Content Writers : Waukegan, Illinois

Category
Skill
Country
Region
City
Keyword

For Freelancers

  • Create an awesome portfolio to showcase your talent.
  • Rub elbows with the web's most talented freelancers.
  • Earn money doing what you love to do.
  • And much more...

For Employers

  • Post your freelance job in just 30 seconds. It's free!
  • Instant access to the web's most talented freelancers.
  • Hire an unlimited number of freelancers.
  • And much more...
 Freelancers 
 Portfolios 
 

Search Results

  Portfolios   Sort

More Freelancers

Louisa Dennis - Freelance Copywriting & Content Writing
2
Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
$50
Rate/Hr
LOUISA DENNIS • Phone: 07809 121 667 • Email: louisadennis@hotmail.com I am a freelance copywriter and editor with experience producing powerful, intelligent and creative content for brochures, inserts, sales letters, press ads, email alerts and consumer websites across a broad range of sectors. SKILLS • Online content – I research and produce SEO-friendly content for websites including banner copy, web descriptions, online feature articles and translating US copy for a UK audience. I have experience writing for websites that cover fashion, travel and finance, ensuring all copy is optimised for search engines. • Offline content – I write and edit engaging copy for brochures, magalogues, advertorials, feature articles, product descriptions, direct mail packs, press releases, leaflets, store windows and sales letters. WORK HISTORY As a freelance copywriter, my clients include Crew Clothing Co., The White Company, SOHASS, Charles Tyrwhitt, Suite 101, Alistair Little and Gray & Osbourn. The following is a list of permanent roles I have undertaken: Charles Tyrwhitt Copywriter June 2008 – present (permanent to freelance): Charles Tyrwhitt is one of the UK’s largest sellers of men’s shirts. I continue to be the company’s sole copywriter and currently produce almost all their offline and online copy including the following: Offline: • Write sales letters and introductions to all ranges in the brochure in the voice of the company founder • Manage and produce all product key features • Produce all brochure offer and general terms and conditions • Write and maintain all offline customer service information • Proofread all printed material before print • Write press releases • Write store window copy • Write copy for marketing material including advertorials and inserts Online: • Write all web banners, teasers and lifestyle copy • Produce all product descriptions • Write and maintain all customer service information • Write all feature articles including those for the ‘Hints for a Modern Gentleman’ series and additional online content lastminute.com Holidays Site Executive February 2007 – January 2008 (permanent): lastminute.com receives an average of 2.5 million visitors every week. Traffic to the pages that were key to my role increased by 25% in the year I was employed by the company: • Produced copy to sell package holidays, uploading using the CMS • Ensured best holiday deals were merchandised effectively, selecting and editing images using Photoshop • Wrote, edited and uploaded content for email newsletters using HTML • Produced online customer service information include ‘About Us’ pages • Managed the creation of new pages, writing all copy and communicating intentions to the technical team Fleet Street Publications Editorial Assistant December 2005 – February 2007 (permanent): Fleet Street Publications is a financial newsletter publisher. I was promoted to this role which included editing and maintaining the company’s website www.dailyreckoning.co.uk: • Wrote articles for the website, some of which can still be found online (http://www.dailyreckoning.co.uk/columnists/louisa-davis.html) • Wrote weekly email alert with financial market updates • Proofread and edited copy for financial newsletters and direct mail letters • Single-handedly maintained The Daily Reckoning website, editing and uploading all content via the CMS • Edited and sent The Daily Reckoning e-newsletter to a list of over 70,000 people Work history before 2006: March 2004 – December 2006: Fleet Street Publications:- As Customer Services Executive I was required to liaise with all departments to ensure customers received the best possible service. I also organised external financial seminars July 2003 – December 2003 British Market Research Bureau:- I worked as a Market Researcher, collating data through interviewing while writing my dissertation for my Masters degree Other work experience: ‘Route 66’ Features Editor for Brunel University student magazine October 2000 – May 2003:- Responsibilities: • wrote, edited and proofread articles • successfully managed a large team of writers Penguin and B magazine Work placements in Editorial departments:- Responsibilities: • proofread copy • researched topics for potential articles • checked accuracy of article content EDUCATION • September 2002 - September 2003: Brunel University, Uxbridge UB7 Masters Degree: MA Creative and Transactional Writing • September 1999 - June 2002: Brunel University, Uxbridge UB7 Degree: 2:1 BA (HONS) English Literature • June 1999: St Augustine’s Priory, Ealing W5 GCE ‘A’ Level’s: English Literature (B), Sociology (B), Theatre Studies (B) RELEVANT TRAINING • completed How to Get Published day course with Marie Clare in 2010 • completed How to Write More Powerful Direct Mail Letters with The Institute of Direct Marketing in 2009 • completed SEO Copywriting course with Emarketeers in 2009 • completed Writing for the Web course with Sticky Content in May 2007 • experience using InDesign, Photoshop, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, HTML and CMSs • experience using website traffic monitoring software including Omniture and Deepmetrix LiveStats INTERESTS • I am a member of a local amateur dramatics group and in April 2011 played a principal role in their annual production • I am interested in fashion and enjoy keeping up to date with the latest trends • I have a passion for travel and in 2008 I spent five months backpacking round Asia, including India, Thailand and China • I enjoy reading books in my spare time, with a particular interest in history and travel References available on request
London, London, United Kingdom
Tracy Day - Freelance Customer Response & Data Entry
0
Kudos
3.5
2 Skills
Ask
Rate/Hr
Tracy Day 34 Mosley St Toronto, On 647-343-3358 tday_tday_tday@yahoo.ca Employment History August 2008 to present Labor Ready Temporary Employment Site cleanup, construction and general maintenance work. March 2007-June 2008 Western Inventory Services Inventory Clerk Conducted inventory counts for different retail locations. August 2006-February 2007 Advanis Customer Service Representative Worked from home doing customer service surveys over the phone and internet. March 2006-July 2006 Startek Customer Service Representative Inbound call centre dealing with customers and sales representatives over the phone and internet. June 2005-February 2006 Country Manor Retirement Home Resident Aide Worked with the elderly as a resident aide in a nursing home. August 2002-April 2005 Teletech Customer Service Representative Assisting customers in an inbound call centre environment. April 2001-July 2002 Kathy's Kleaners Housecleaner Employed to clean residential buildings. January 1997-March 2001 Orillia Jeep Customer Service Representative Assisted customers over the phone and in person in the dealership. February 1994-December1996 Top Hat Entertainment Arcade Manager Operated restaurant and pool hall/arcade, oversaw other employees. April 1992-January 1994 Shangri-La Gardens Waitress Meal service and cleanup of kitchen, dishes,etc. May 1983-July 1986 Kawartha Dairy Counter help Employed during summer hours serving customers in retail store. Education Grade 12 Graduate Twin Lakes Secondary School Orillia, Ontario
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Ariel Legette - Freelance Graphic Design & Digital Art
0
Kudos
4.5
2 Skills
$15
Rate/Hr
Ariel D. Legette Address:3112 Bush Ln, Dalzell, South Carolina 29040 Daytime Phone: 504-952-2663 E-mail: Ohhaiari92@gmail.com Objectives To graduate from university with a Masters Degree in Graphic Design, and to achieve the role of Design Director as a result of the skills that I have acquired from school, and a passion in the area of technology for benefit of art and humanity; to use my talent and gifts to serve others. Education High School Diploma University of South Carolina Sumter (September 2010 - Present Day) Experience Envy Fx - Senior Designer, Founder (Jan 2008 - June 2012) • Overseer of incoming and outgoing business and designs from clients • Primary working artist in the creations of over 250 designs • Overseer of customer service and satisfaction Wisdom World Wide Graphic - Designer, Web Designer (Jan 2011 - June 2012) • Creator of all advertisements, publications, and designer of the team website Phoenix Computer Company - Technician/eBay manager (Aug 2011 - Aug 2012) • Managed inventory and sales for the company's eBay account • Did design work for various websites and businesses • Repaired computers, video game consoles, and cellular phones Skills ? 12+ Years hands-on with computers and computer components ? 6+ Years of experience with Adobe™ products (Photoshop, Lightroom, illustrator, Dreamweaver, inDesign etc.) as well as Portable Book Sai. ? Strong Organization, analytical, and leadership skills ? Superb familiarity and learning capability with all aspects of technology ? Always springing for new creative ideas
Columbia, South Carolina, United States
Luis Estrada - Freelance CD Design & Album Design
13
Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
$15
Rate/Hr
Graphic Designer and Illustrator: Exceptionally creative, dedicated graphic designer and illustrator seeking a position which will utilize and further enhance my knowledge in the graphic arts. Qualification Profile • Innovative professional prepared to add fresh graphic creativity to your team and to generate superior quality advertising and design. • Adaptive, organized, results and detail oriented with exceptional work ethic, strong time management and interpersonal skills: team player with management skills. • Ability to create designs, concept art, and layouts based on knowledge of layout principles, aesthetics and design concepts. • Ability to come up with unusual and clever ideas about a given topic or situation, or to develop creative ways to solve a problem.
Sacramento, California, United States
Bethany Schroeder - Freelance Graphic Design & Photo Editing
0
Kudos
3.5
2 Skills
Ask
Rate/Hr
My name is Bethany Schroeder and I am an emerging graphic designer from Indianapolis, Indiana. I have a passion for solving design problems with my creativity, and seeing the interaction of others with a finished project. As a designer, I strive for solutions that are visually stimulating and sound by using my creativity, color theory and by avoiding clutter. My work so far has mostly been focused on print design, but I have worked in web design as well.
Indiana, United States
Michael Agrusa - Freelance Bookkeeping & Accounting Systems
0
Kudos
3.0
2 Skills
Ask
Rate/Hr
Bottom Line Bookeeping is a full charge bookkeeping service owned and operated by Michael Agrusa. I have worked in the accounting and finance industry for the past ten years. I specialize in small businesses such as sole proprietorships, partnerships, C corporations, S corporations and LLCs. I am commited to providing personalized, confidential bookkeeping services for your business or personal accounts. Professional integrity is of the utmost importance to me and will be adhered to at the highest standards. You and your company's personal information, including your business name, will never be disclosed to another individual or entity unless written consent is obtained. I will make sure we send a clean set of books to your accountant each year and save you hundreds of dollars on your tax return preparation fee. With an intimate understanding in tax preparation for different types of businesses, I know what your CPA needs to quickly and easily prepare your return. I am sure with my solid work experience in the business world, my skills would be a great contribution to your organization. You can be assured that I understand the importance of confidentiality with regards to my clients' information. I can supply references regarding my past work experience. Thank you for your consideration, and I look forward to hearing from you.
White Plains, New York, United States
Jami Brown - Freelance Mural Painting & Painting
0
Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
$40
Rate/Hr
I specialize in childrens decor including murals, furniture, growth charts, hangable wall art and much more. All paintings and murals can be custom ordered ranging from replicated movie and TV characters to original artwork. I have been turning childrens bedrooms into magical princess retreats, dinosaur adventures, glow in the dark outerspace worlds and whimsical wonderlands in Cincinnati, Ohio for years.
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Darlene Stocker - Freelance Proofreading & Editing
2
Kudos
4.0
2 Skills
$250
Rate/Hr
I have worked in higher education for 20+ years with responsibilities which have included desktop publishing of undergraduate catalogs, policy and procedures books along with handbooks. I hold an AA in Business, BA in Sociology, and will complete my MA in Student Personnel in Higher Education (December 2014). I am a certified trainer of Managing Workplace Conflict through the Mediation Training Institute (MTI), Although presently held in escrow, I am a license real estate agent in the State of Kentucky.
Berea, Kentucky, United States
Crystal Owen - Freelance Graphic Design & Magazine Design
3
Kudos
3.5
2 Skills
Ask
Rate/Hr
I am a self-taught artist even though I have a Bachelor Degree in Graphic Design I taught myself digital painting and photo manipulation. Thanks to all the tutorials I come across. A graduated from Schreiner University with a Bachelors degree in Graphic Design my Art & Design creativity begins. I like to use Photoshop for all my work. I use it for my digital paintings and digital art medias. When it comes to other project like layouts and packaging designs I use Illustrator and In Design to bring everything together.
weslaco, Texas, United States
Clara Contreras Sánchez - Freelance Translation & Spanish Translation
0
Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
Ask
Rate/Hr
Clara Contreras Sánchez Translator and Interpreter PROFFESIONAL EXPERIENCE October 2010 – Actual date GIMO. Global Interactive Marketing Online. Web Content Edidor/ Spanish translator. As the Spanish content editor I am in charge of taking care of the multiple Spanish sites content. I have experience in CMS system, where I have to update all the new or modified content. My work involve a variety of duties: write articles for our different blogs, to create SEO content using specific key words, generate newsletters for our multiple clients (using HTML and Photoshop), among other duties always including translation. August 2010 – October 2010 Spanish Translation Bureau, London, UK. Translator and administrative support. Translation agency specialized in weeding and legal matters. My translation work involved translating many different types of certificates and contracts, as well as to be in permanent contact with consulates and embassies during the proces. June 2010 – August 2010 Asylum Entertainment. Game tester intership. As a tester I had to evaluate unfinished video game to find issues and report bugs to be fixed. As a translator I focused, apart from graphics, in the language aspects: appropriate subtitles, report grammar issues, dubbing, etc. January 2010 – August 2010 Qype. Freelance translator. October 2009 – 30 March 2010 JEP Pinto - Notary Public. London, UK. Translation Internship. Transalation of legal documentation: will, deeds, certificates, contracts, etc. OTHERS Short Film Projects “Destrucción” 2010. La Ignorancia Producciones. “La Peur” 2010. La Ignoracia Producciones. “Viaje al Planeta Rojo” 2010. Lands of Waves Producciones Volonteriing Translator for the Latinoamerican International Film Festival in Toulouse, France. EDUCATION September 2008- september 2009 Postgraduate in Audiovisual translation. (Subtitling, dubbing, multimedia translations, etc.) University of Barcelona. Spain. September 2002- September 2007 Degree in translation and interpreting. (Scientifical and technical specialisation) University of Granada. Spain. LANGUAGES Spanish Mother tongue French Very fluent speaking and writing Inglés Very fluent speaking and writing. FCE (First Certificate in English) ADITIONAL EDUCATIONAL Language First Certificate in English (FCE). University of Cambridge Advanced Certificate in French (B2). Official school of Language. Photoshop 234 hours vocational training. Andalusian Council. Computer Skills Suit Office Good knowledge of all Office tools Computer assisted translation software TRADOS, Catalyst, multiterm, Dejá Vu, Subtitle Workshop, Dreamweaver
United Kingdom

Related Resources

Provided by Bing™ & Yahoo™
  • Freelance Writers Jobs In Schaumburg, Il Washingtonpost.Com
    Search for Freelance Writers Jobs in Schaumburg, IL. Title Refinements: Senior Art Director; Freelance Content Writer. Gerald Auto Group Naperville, IL Spectra Force Waukegan, IL 1 day ago. Technical Writer D.
  • Writer Jobs, Employment In Lake County, Il Indeed.Com
    262 Writer Jobs available in Lake County, IL on Indeed.com. one search. all jobs. Find Jobs Find Collabera 87 reviews Waukegan, stable of content writers and instituting weekly Easily apply. Sponsored by Daz Furniture
  • Freelance Writer Jobs In Waukegan, Il Waukegan Freelance
    Find Waukegan, Illinois Freelance Writer jobs and career resources on Monster. Find all the information you need to land a Freelance Writer job in Waukegan, Illinois and build a career.
  • Find Freelance Technical Writer Jobs In Northbrook, Il
    18 freelance technical writer jobs available. Find your next Northbrook, IL freelance technical writer job and jumpstart your career with Simply Hired's job search
  • Freelance Curriculum Writer Jobs Find Freelance Curriculum
    Find your next freelance curriculum writer job and jumpstart your career with Simply Hired's job search engine. Waukegan, IL. let us know your rate Role: . write and develop Graduate Level content and curriculum materialslecture notes
  • Freelance Journalism Jobs In Illinois
    Job search for Freelance Journalism jobs in Illinois at GetFreelanceJournalismJob.com. ## Writers and authors develop original written content for advertiseme Waukegan, IL: 07.19.14: Get your Freelance Journalism magazine subscription (it's free!) Technical Writer
  • Freelance Writers Jobs, Employment In Usa Careerjet.Com
    All freelance writers jobs in USA on Careerjet.com, Math 38 workbook and assessment writers for TX STAAR Our educational content development company is looking for talented writers Technical Writer. Sagacy Waukegan, IL);
  • Marketing Communications Copywriter (Waukegan, Il)
    newsletters and online content. Communications, Writing, Marketing, Waukegan, IL : Job Type: Freelance, LongTerm: Career level: Experienced (nonManager) Flexibility: Freelancing Job: Travel Required: No: Join FlexJobs for Full Job Details and to Apply!
  • Writer Jobs In Illinois, Usa. Available Writer Vacancies In
    USA. Only current Writer vacancies available in Illinois, USA on Jobtonic.com. Free Writer online job community for bloggers and freelance writers to realize the full lifetime Jobs in Waukegan 16; Jobs in Oak Brook 13; Jobs in Deerfield 13; Jobs in Peoria, IL 12;
  • Lake County Illinois Jobs With Parttime, Telecommuting, Or
    Lake County, Illinois is located in northeastern Illinois and includes tourist attractions, ShortTerm Temporary Job Waukegan, IL . 11/26/13 . writing content & editing communication materials,