Career and Experience
2012-2014 Creator and content writer for a number of websites.
- the forex markets including trading strategies and fundamental economic and political factors;
- British and American politics, history, society and culture.
- Golf instruction and equipment.
2005-2012 Customer Service
Worked on a number of temporary assignments for a major UK supermarket loyalty scheme. Role involved processing customer orders and complaints handling by post, e-mail and phone.
2005 â€“ present Content and Article Writer
Writer of articles, blog posts and general content for a number of commercial websites, particularly focusing on the health, fitness and business sectors.
Wrote sales copy for a number of commercial clients and successful fund-raisers for a UK political party.
1998 â€“ 2000 Writer of Weekly Financial Newsletter
Researched and wrote a weekly news digest as consultant for a leading London insurance market company. Focused particularly on political and regulatory developments which could impact clientâ€™s business.
1990 â€“ 1998 Lloydâ€™s of London Insurance Market
Work within the Regulatory Services Division of this major financial institution included researching and drafting numerous technical and policy papers for consideration by the Council of Lloyds.
â€˘ Some knowledge of website design using WordPress Themes
â€˘ Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
â€˘ Social Media, particularly Facebook Pages and Twitter
â€˘ Pay-per-click marketing, especially Facebook and Google Adwords
Currently researching and writing a book on Winston Churchillâ€™s relationship with the British press in the years between 1874 and 1915