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Creative Writers produce content for websites or company publications. They may also be self-employed and publish their work instead of working for business. Typical resume samples for the job showcase duties like producing biographies, writing editorial articles, creating marketing copy, preparing press releases, and crafting direct response letters. Those interested in a Creative Writer career should highlight in their resumes excellent writing skills, creativity, artistic talent, communication, and time management. Successful candidates usually hold a Bachelor's Degree in English, communication, or journalism.

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Creative Writer, Game Designer, Community Manager

Wrote all MMORPG designs from concept to completion, including storyline, game mechanics, and world layout (6 total design documents)

  • Managed an online community by administering contests, maintaining the rules of conduct, and tending to the daily maintenance of all users and technology
  • Provided technical documentation to artists, programmers, and administration
  • Contributed bi-weekly developer journals published at www.MMORPG.com
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BA
English Literature
2

Creative Writer/creative Strategist

Lead creative writer and director of creative vision for all marketing materials and internal communication for #3 Annuity firm in the World.

  • Implementing new creative vision and strategy across a team that has grown 30 percent since hire
  • Creator and writer of national print campaign - including development and implementation of new tagline
  • Develop and spearhead multi-medium campaign for multi-million dollar convention
  • Solely responsible for eight newsletters distributed to more than 20,000 readers
  • Creator of all public relations materials, developed media kit, spokesperson training and local story placement
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
English And Journalism
Graduate Studies
3

Head Creative Writer

Crafted compelling storylines that captivated the fan base, and drew in a whole new audience.

  • Worked with talent to insure character growth, and personal development within the industry.
  • Created the now standard format used for all scripts within the company.
  • Prepared stories, talent, and crew for our move to television in October.
  • Kept all social media up to date, informative, and used it to help further storylines or future events.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
4

Author/creative Writer

Researched, created and self-published first novel, Starlight Hill available on Kindle

  • Competed and successfully completed 100 stories in 100 days contest on livejournal.com
  • Heavy participation and organization of the University of North Texas's Creative Writing Club
  • Disciplined writer, dedicating 3 hours (or more) a day to the writing craft
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BA
English
5

Creative Writer/media Relations Specialist

Conceptualized and currently managing "JSU Roars, " a public relations/marketing campaign to promote the university's premier research, academic departments and programs across multiple platforms with the goal of reinforcing the JSU brand and raising the institution's profile nationally.

  • Leading negotiations with media outlets in the Jackson metro area for university promotional spots and feature stories.
  • Facilitating news coverage for university events in local, regional and national markets.
  • Writing and editing copy for university website and internal and external publications.
  • Writing and editing speeches for university administrators.
  • Producing special interest publications for the university.
  • Arranging editorial board meetings for JSU's president.
  • Developing messaging and talking points related to university projects and long-term goals.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Mass Communication
6

Creative Writer/researcher

Create, edit and proof read all creative writing pieces for quarterly Trend and Color forecasting predictive.

  • Conduct extensive research on color, textile, fashion and interior design trends.
  • Collaborate with President of company on ideas and concepts
  • Meet strict deadlines
  • Analyze sentence structure
  • Handle multiple projects simultaneously
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
AA
Product Development
7

Producer/creative Writer

Write, produce and direct television episodes, commercials and video projects from pre-production through post-production

  • Manage client accounts
  • Produce and direct on-location and in-studio shoots
  • Write and produce Discover Wisconsin Television series' scripts
  • Direct post-production edit
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Spanish Language
8

Producer/creative Writer

Write, produce and direct television episodes, commercials and video projects from pre-production through post-production

  • Manage client accounts
  • Produce and direct on-location and in-studio shoots
  • Write and produce Discover Wisconsin Television series' scripts
  • Direct post-production edit
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Spanish Language

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