I am a self-motivated and enthusiastic individual, with a wide range of skills and experience working with the written word. I demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills, balanced with a well-rounded knowledge base. I employ a strong methodical approach to systems and procedures whilst focusing on quality and detail. A dedicated and passionate person with outstanding planning and organising abilities and the desire to understand and meet the needs of customers. Originally born and living in the UK, recently relocated to France, I have over ten years experience of working with printed and web-based material; manuscripts, novels, booklets, newsletters, articles, business writing, change communication, report compilation etc. in industries such as publishing, financial services and careers advice. Always looking for new challenges and opportunities in the freelance market.