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Data Entry Assistant

Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Posted:
November 30, 2018

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George Perry

Toronto, ON 647-***-**** ac7t96@r.postjobfree.com

COPY WRITER

Creative, versatile, and audience-focused Writing Professional with over seven years of experience writing digital copy for diverse clients and online publications. Proven history of writing in multiple voices and tailoring approach to meet the needs of specific clients and audiences. Recognized as a meticulous editor and proofreader. Portfolio is available at https://georgedwperry.journoportfolio.com/.

CORE SKILLS

Copy Writing & Editing

Web Content Creation

Web Content Development

Audience & Topic Research

Search Engine Optimization

Multitasking & Prioritization

Computer Skills: Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint WordPress MONO Photoshop

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Freelance Writer 2017-Present

(various online outlets for verticals including automotive, travel sites, cannabis start-ups, and non-profits)

•Receive press releases and other instructions including intended audience ad word count

•Gather information via online research and interviews

•Optimize content for website searches (SEO) through the strategic usage of industry keywords

•Submit completed articles to editors and revise as necessary

Copywriter Yellow Pages Group – Toronto, ON March 2013 to Sept 2016

•Accountable for writing creative and engaging external facing online content for B2C websites with up to 40 pages

•Gathered client information and researched market trends to understand business needs and target key audiences

•Optimized content for website searches (SEO) through the strategic usage of industry keywords and services

Key Achievements:

Spearheaded the creation of the highly popular one-page (OWEBE) website service by writing and establishing the manual detailing on how to write the copy, build the websites in MONO, and optimize photos using Photoshop

Wrote the online copy that was used by senior management to train and educate junior staff members on how to write appealing website content that is attractive to both the business owners and their clientele

Substantially improved the SERP rankings and visibility for various customers through successful SEO strategies

Writer & Assistant Editor MooneyOnTheatre.com – Toronto, ON Jan 2010 to Aug 2016

•Wrote, edited, and submitted theatre reviews for the leading website covering the theater scene in Toronto

•Attended diverse theatre productions, researched the show’s history, and created blog posts of up to 800 words

•Proofread contributor articles and posts for grammar, tone, and accuracy on a semi-regular basis

Key Achievements:

Wrote several of the most viewed and shared articles on the site by offering a unique and insightful perspective

Earned praise from various producers for reviews including several pull quotes used for promotional purposes

Complete online writing portfolio can be viewed at the website: www.mooneyontheatre.com/author/george/

Subscriber Support Representative Philips Lifeline Canada – Toronto, ON 2011

Technical Services Clerk Philips Lifeline Canada – Toronto, ON 2007 to 2011

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts University of Windsor – Windsor, ON



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