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Freelance Copywriters are self-employed experts who create copy for marketing and advertising purposes. Essential duties listed on a Freelance Copywriter resume include networking with potential clients, discussing job requirements, performing research, producing copy, editing and rewriting work, and adding visual or sound elements. Based on our collection of resume samples, the ideal candidate demonstrates excellent writing skills, marketing expertise, time management, computer competencies, communication, and networking abilities. Eligible Copywriters usually hold a college degree in English or communication.

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1

Marketing Consultant & Freelance Copywriter

  • Developed and managed annual marketing and communications plans for clients of JPMorgan Retirement Plan Services.
  • Created and executed multiple co-branded campaigns that exceeded all goals by 100-320% and won coveted industry awards.
  • Launched new participant communications programs.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Communication / Journalism
MA
Communication Studies
2

Freelance Copywriter/marketing Consultant

Responsible for creating, writing and editing small business marketing materials for print and web distribution; developing new concepts for consumer-facing communication marketing campaigns; proofing and editing clients' existing materials and updating them for maximum effectiveness.

  • Help small businesses create a greater online presence through website Search Engine Optimization, client Facebook pages, and Twitter feeds.
  • Applied the Principles of Influence to drive sales and greater recognition of products and services to a wider customer base.
  • Advised, developed and executed successful marketing plans for small businesses.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
English
3

Freelance Copywriter

  • Writing a range of direct mail and online advertising for an interactive agency in Manhattan
  • Raised the profile of a local non-profit through print, radio, and PR initiatives
  • Created websites from the ground up for start-up internet companies, developing in the process unique and engaging interactive experiences
  • Coordinated a large-scale direct marketing initiative for The Economist magazine
  • Wrote and edited hours of video content for an interactive healthcare agency, resulting in 21 patient testimonials on YouTube
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
C
Consumer Marketing Strategies
BA
Bachelor of Arts
4

Freelance Copywriter, Copy Editor, and Transcriber

Designed unique print materials, including advertisements and brochures.

  • Compiled lists of prospective clients and initiated communications.
  • Assisted in developing and maintaining user-friendly websites.
  • Planned and produced marketing materials, including inserts and mailers.
  • Developed, designed and produced newsletters and other direct mail items.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Psychology And Business Communications
MS
Industrial Organizational Psychology
5

Freelance Copywriter

  • Wrote and revised content for online educational directory to inform readers on degree programs and career specialties
  • Formatted data using wiki markup in content management system
  • Selected to work on guidelines with increasing difficulty in writing and formatting
  • Performed research to include official government employment and salary statistics
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Marketing
6

Freelance Copywriter/creative Director

Developed creative concepts and campaigns for local and international companies

  • Pitched and won new accounts and cultivated existing client relationships
  • Created concept and content for a national magazine
  • Provide direction to graphic designers to create look and feel of visual pieces
  • Worked on the following accounts: San Juan Cuidad Capital, Popular
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Advertising
Technology
7

Freelance Copywriter

  • Wrote, edited, and proofread for Frontage Catalog
  • Wrote, edited, and proofread for various catalog titles for Kennedy Catalogs
  • Performed image cleanup and created outlines for scanned images
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Communications
8

Freelance Copywriter

  • Wrote and presented copy for emails, direct mail pieces, digital banners and social media assets.
  • Revised previous creative to adhere to current [company name] brand identity and product positioning guidelines.
  • Collaborated with art directors, creative directors, project managers and clients to concept and produce engaging creative.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
History
Creative Concepts
9

Freelance Copywriter

Create and execute content for numerous marketing clients in multiple verticals ranging from high tech to healthcare. Consult with clients to ensure brand consistency and customer's voice is consistent across all documentation including web content, blogs, brochures, press releases, email campaigns, newsletters, case studies, white papers, and advertising material.

  • Utilize social networking for marketing client brands including LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and Wordpress for blogs.
  • Recent projects include writing for SCIEX, pt Health (Canada), FootBridge Energy, ConvergePoint, Canadian Supply Company, and The Element Group.
  • Created blogs for RedomesticateNH, an insurance and relocation non-profit organization. Researched regions for prosperity and relocation decisions.
  • Experience with catalog writing for Yankee Pedlar Realtors in the Lakes region, creating 80 original rental property descriptions a la J. Peterman style. Received excellent feedback from the client with no revisions needed and completed project ahead of schedule.
  • Work with corporate clients including FootBridge Staffing, voted one of the "Fastest Growing Private Companies, " in Boston, and named to the Inc. 500 list.
  • Past ad agency clients have included Brand Marketing Agency in Jacksonville, Florida, and Darci Creative in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, where I was able to create a copy for Piscataqua Savings Bank new website initiative.
  • Work as a published writer in regional lifestyle publications including Hippo Press with a readership of 60,000, Parenting New Hampshire with a readership of 27,000 and available at over 700 locations across the state, and New England Magazine. Also contributed to Portsmouth Magazine during their circulation writing about environmental topics.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
BA
Communication
10

Freelance Copywriter

  • Consult on appropriate enhancements to strategic marketing approach and technical content with Web Manager
  • Analyze current website content to provide recommendations consistent with client marketing plan
  • Develop detailed copy for website of a national client
  • Deploy updated website content to customer client base
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Environmental Engineering Sciences
MBA
Business Administration

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