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SKILLS Full driving licence, 100wpm shorthand, communications, website CMS inc. Drupal & Wordpress, writing for online, Photoshop, educated in court & media law, FOI legislation and local/central government.
EDUCATION 2010-2011 JOMEC, Cardiff University Postgraduate Diploma in Journalism 2005-2008 University College London Bsc Hons in Economics (2:2) 1997-2004 Croesyceiliog Comprehensive School, Gwent A levels in Maths, Physics and Economics (all A) Awarded 8 A* and 2 A grade GCSEs (including Maths and English) WORK EXPERIENCE Aug 2011 – present Reporter, PoliticsHome & Public Affairs News Managing and writing content for major politics website, often under intense deadline pressure. Promoted from intern to trainee to reporter. Editorial involvement including training interns, new hires, managed transition to new liveblog platform. Requires encyclopedic knowledge of Westminster. Apr 2010 – Sep 2010 Energy Writer, Visiongain Market Research Wrote market research reports on global energy markets to 6-week deadlines. Oct 2006 – Feb 2010 Market Monitor, Samvo Entertainment Ltd. Traded sports betting markets. Required rapid maths and decision making to respond to volatile markets. Wrote match previews for two Hong Kong newspapers. Oct 2009 – May 2010 Writer and sub-editor, The Hackney Citizen, local free paper On Hackney's most widely read newspaper. INTERESTS Technology – social media enthusiast, Linux devotee, Sport – cyclist: playing cricket, watching rugby, play squash for fitness, Fashion – especially classic menswear, Travel – conservation work in Australia, six months backpacking in the USA. Politics – Labour party member for several years. REFERENCES David English, Deputy Director JOMEC. Bute Building, King Edward V Av, Cardiff CF10 3NB. Tel: 02920 874 084, email: EnglishDM@cardiff.ac.uk David Singleton, PoliticsHome.com News Editor. 21 Dartmouth Street, London SW1H 9BP. Tel: 020 7593 5775, email: email@example.com Isabel Hardman, Editor The Spectator Coffee House Blog. 22 Old Queen Street, London SW1H 9HP. Tel: 020 7961 0200, email: firstname.lastname@example.org