Freelance Article Writer & Salesperson

Location:United Kingdom
2 Skills
Maxwell Roche CV


Home Address: Coombe Dell Cottage, East Allington, Totnes, Devon TQ97PY Mob Tel. No: +447947883369 Email:
Nationality: British
Gender: Male
DOB: 23/06/1985


BA Hons: English Literature (2:1) 2004-2007
Queen Mary University of London

A-Levels: English Literature, English Language, Politics & Geography (BBCC) 2002-2003
Brooklands 6th Form College, Weybridge

GCSE’S: Maths, Sciences B/C/P, History, Geography, English, Art & Drama (A-C) 1999-2001
Windsor Boys School, Windsor


Skydive Abel Tasman, New Zealand May 2011-May2013
Skydive Coffs Harbour, Australia
Sales Manager

My success in this position demanded:

? Good first impressions and the generation of sales through tactical persuasion
? Sales of optional upgrades
? Introductory presentations on safety and logistics
? Equipment maintenance and parachute packing

Clays Ltd, Southwark, London Febuary2010-March2011
Commercial Accounts Manager

Clays Ltd is the largest book manufacturer in the UK, my responsibilities as an accounts manager were:

? Communications between the print works and my clients.
? Managing all business transactions within my accounts.
? Travelling within the UK to meet prospective customers and generate new business.
? Managed E book production and conversion project

Abercrombie & Fitch, Saville Row, London Dec2007 – June2009
Merchandise Systems Manager

? Managed teams of retail employees, writing daily schedules, allocating tasks and supervising both the stock rooms and the sales floor.
? Managing and co-ordinating of the transferral of merchandise both into and out of the store.
? Managerial initiative, building good relationships, generating sales by making certain my team were delivering high levels of customer service and ensuring constant and effective organization of the company’s employees and its produce.

Darlow Smithson Film Productions, Highgate, London April2003-May2004

? Logging/organising tapes in preparation for the edit suit
? Making deliveries and collections across London.
? Working on reception, greeting people and taking calls… more importantly though, I learned to make a good cup of tea.


M.O.T Models, London 2001-April2012

M.O.T is a modelling & acting agency and I have been on their books for over 10 years and have obtained various modelling and acting assignments in magazines, newspapers, television and radio.

Adventure Sports & Travel Writing May 2010-Present

My passion for adventure sports/outdoor pursuits and love of creative writing has led me, over the last few years, to write and have published a number of news and feature articles within the national press. Publications for which I have written include Adventure Travel Magazine, Trek & Mountain Magazine, Running Free Magazine and

Examples of my work can be found at

Green Artist Management, London June 2003-Aug2005
A.B.C Management & Global talent, Great Portland St, London


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Article Writing