Writer Resume Sample

You may be asked to submit writing samples when applying for a Writer position, but a strong resume is your first opportunity to present your qualifications to a potential employer. This resume sample can help you showcase your excellent communication skills when creating a resume for a Writer role.

Ciaran Baird



Englewood, FL(555) 817-2079Ciaran.Baird@email.com

Professional Summary

To use my communication talents to deliver copy that meets deadlines and exceeds expectations in a Writer position.

Skills

  • Communication

  • Research

  • Attention to detail

  • Marketing

  • Public relations

Work History

  • Redesigned the gym's approach to social media, increasing the image quality and frequency of posting, improving interaction over 300% from prior averages.

  • Creating Facebook marketing campaigns that use video ads to increase new client inquiries by over 200%.

  • Writing weekly SEO-focused blog posts that utilize primary and long-chain keywords to increase gym rankings for relevant martial arts.

  • Drafting regular press releases that are sent to and published in local newspapers to raise awareness for the gym.

  • Interviewed players during the week and developed feature stories about them for the team's web page.

  • Phoned the team's coach three days prior to game days in order to conduct pregame interviews and write a match preview for the team's website.

  • Performed statistical analysis of the team and upcoming opponents to create analytical breakdowns of areas of danger for the Fury as well as areas in which they excel.

  • Attended games and watched from the press box, taking notes and writing a preliminary article as the game progressed.

  • Worked with copywriting agencies to deliver ad copy for clients of the agency, writing to the specifications of each agency or client, as needed.

  • Created blog posts using SEO to assist companies in raising their overall ranking for key terms.

  • Wrote company blog posts while maintaining the desired voice, allowing the company to communicate with fans and clients in a professional but approachable manner.

  • Edited company websites and delivered full web rewrites to provide more professional, easier-to-read copy across all pages.

  • Worked with copywriting agencies to deliver ad copy for clients of the agency, writing to the specifications of each agency or client, as needed.

  • Created blog posts using SEO to assist companies in raising their overall ranking for key terms.

  • Wrote company blog posts while maintaining the desired voice, allowing the company to communicate with fans and clients in a professional but approachable manner.

  • Edited company websites and delivered full web rewrites to provide more professional, easier-to-read copy across all pages.

Education

Additional Information

  • American Society of Professional Copywriters

  • American Marketing Association