Columnist Resume Samples

The job role of a columnist is to produce written materials for columns in journals, newspapers, or for any publications. The columnist shares information with the targeted audience and focuses normally on specialized aspects such as fashion, politics, health, sports, and others. Typical duties listed on the columnist resume include – researching the events before writing the matters in columns, interviewing the needed people whose interest is to be published in the article, composing high-quality interesting articles by complying with the journalism laws, and ethics and presenting captivating articles.

The much-needed skills for this post include – very good writing skills, up-to-date knowledge of the matter to be published, researching skills, and the ability to convey the appropriate message to a large number of people. As such, there are no set of requirements to become a columnist, and no education is as important as the ability to write well. But the strongest portfolio is the one that represents a degree in journalism or communications.

Columnist Resume example

Columnist Resume

Summary : To combine passion for people and editorial background into a career that would allow to pursue that passion for teaching others about Columnist.

Skills : Photoshop, Web Publishing, Editor.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the writing of three specialty columns for this national online magazine.
    2. Changed the demographics and it's the effect on foods of the region, issues of concern to women regarding.
    3. Maintained good overall health, and a national column, reporting on all aspects of charity and volunteerism.
    4. Responsible for the interviewing of store owners and managers.
    5. Ensured accurate profiling of both individual shops and national chains with a local presence.
    6. Responsible for the interviewing of both local and national health professionals who specialize in women's health issues.
    7. Responsible for the interviewing of both local and national individuals in charitable leadership roles to accurately profile each organization fully.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Business Administration


Columnist Resume

Summary : Acquired a variety of skills that would qualify for most entry-level positions. Very familiar with computers, window based programs such as Microsoft, and enjoy using them in many capacities.

Skills : Copywriting, Public Relations, AP Style, Written Communication.

Description :

    1. Wrote a monthly column for the flagship magazine of a non-profit organization.
    2. Taught individuals and investment clubs on how to employ fundamental analysis.
    3. Completed responsibility for all sourcing, sales, marketing, inventory control, shipping functions.
    4. Served job seeking and careers community in financial services.
    5. Interviewed top investment executives from Societe Generale Private Banking.
    6. Rewrote Societe Generale's "Ask the Expert" series.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Business Journalists


Columnist Resume

Summary : Columnists write or edit copy for a regular column in a newspaper. They share information of public interest and offer opinions to their readers. Usually each column has a specialized area of interest, like politics, sports.

Skills : In Design, Project Management Software, Research.

Description :

    1. Accomplished researcher with good analytical and writing skills.
    2. Firm grasped of the Associated Press Style book.
    3. Adapted typist and communicator, as well as motivated, organized, and resilient.
    4. Analyzed and interprets information to formulate and outline story ideas.
    5. Selected material most pertinent organizes material into acceptable media form and format and writes column or commentary.
    6. Specialized in a particular field. Currently writing one article per month.
    7. Wrote on topics chosen by publication or broadcast facility editorial board.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma in Journalism

Columnist Resume

Headline : A columnist is a person who writes for publication in a series, creating an article that usually offers commentary and opinions. Columns appear in newspapers, magazines and other publications, including blogs.

Skills : Project Experience, Relevant Extensive experience.

Description :

    1. Wrote four or five columns a week, mostly about Colorado politics, for an Internet publication.
    2. Responsible for New media elements as a comments blog, slide shows of photographs.
    3. Paid a monthly stipend to co-publish columns on its website.
    4. Maintained close working professional relations with members of Colorado's Congressional delegation.
    5. Ordered to produce responsibly sourced, thoroughly researched columns.
    6. Served as a gatekeeper for lively blog discussions inspired by those columns.
    7. Appeared occasionally on local television news analysis shows.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Columnist Resume

Headline : Flexible marketing writer, editor and researcher. Insatiably curious about audiences, products, services and markets, create narratives that establish and reinforce relationships.

Skills : Management, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Wrote a weekly column for this publication.
    2. Responsible for all content, editing, and column ideas.
    3. Wrote a column with whatever comes to mind at the time tends to let the community into your life.
    4. Received much feedback and support from the people in the article.
    5. Heared folks tell that they miss the column is heartwarming.
    6. L iterated and could become much more proficient if the need arises.
    7. Responsible for Grammatical correctness and spelling are quite important.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Columnist Resume

Headline : All-encompassing experience in both customer service, and client relations as reflected by her dynamic interpersonal skills. Extensive experience and love for working with children is displayed.

Skills : Call Center Experience, Customer Service, Photoshop.

Description :

    1. Wrote two columns a week for bi-weekly student-run newspaper.
    2. Responsible for writing and editing sketches.
    3. Compiled information for news segments.
    4. Created weekly schedules and outlines for the shows.
    5. Directed video advertisements and sketches.
    6. Advertised events on social networks.
    7. Taught underprivileged youth once a week during the Fall.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Associate Columnist Resume

Summary : Highly enthusiastic customer service professional with client interface experience. Dedicated Customer Service Representative motivated to maintain customer satisfaction and contribute to company success.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Teamwork, Event Planning.

Description :

    1. Penetrated radar and photographic interpretation.
    2. Published works, one Pulitzer nomination Previous Employment to Include Educator.
    3. Instructor in various Elderhostel programs across Ohio.
    4. Instructed, Ohio State University Non-Credit Creative Arts Program.
    5. Responsible for museum administration, fund-raising, and display.
    6. Retailed, Customer Service Manager. Special events programmer, F & R Lazarus Department Store.
    7. Cultivated and built a rapport with event planners, publicists, politicians, and community and business leaders.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Columnist Resume

Headline : Obtain a position in which can contribute to the success of the company with professional experience, skills, and education. They take the form of a short essay by a specific writer who offers a personal point of view.

Skills : Financial Analysis, Financial Modeling.

Description :

    1. Wrote stories on current local or international news, contact contributors to write stories.
    2. Engaged with students to contribute and give their thoughts on matters.
    3. Co-hosted of the first podcast for the section, post articles on social media.
    4. Assigned stories to reporters, work with News Editor, cover live events/breaking news on campus.
    5. Assigned photographers to cover events, post articles on social media.
    6. Wrote stories on current local or international news, work with Opinion Editor on article ideas.
    7. Contacted reporters and contributors to write stories, work with the illustrator for cartoons.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Journalism

Columnist Resume

Summary : To obtain an entry-level position that will provide me with an overview of all aspects of media relations and the field of marketing.Detail-oriented and self-motivated Ability to multitask and work methodically.

Skills : Oracle, Strong Written/Verbal Communication.

Description :

    1. Focused on the art of Professional Wrestling storytelling.
    2. Wrote articles on multiple forms of entertainment media.
    3. Compiled initial lists on the topic and then creating short pieces.
    4. Explained their importance in the list's chosen topic.
    5. Pitched article ideas to online editors and coordinates submissions with staff members.
    6. Wrote short predictions for upcoming Professional Wrestling events to run with other staff members.
    7. Wrote columns entitled "Windwards" for Beach Magazine and a column for Weekday.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Columnist Resume

Headline : A position to challenge organizational abilities and business knowledge while using communication skills to interact with the community in a professional manner.

Skills : Social Media Marketing, Video Editing.

Description :

    1. Wrote a monthly column entitled "Shelly at Home" on researched subjects and/or editorials.
    2. Researched and wrote Freelance news stories throughout Oakland County.
    3. Revived column detailing social events in the New England area in a creative manner.
    4. Added a different and fun edge to the mountain community newspaper.
    5. Assigned a weekly column, writing scouting reports.
    6. Composed weekly lifestyle column covering a variety of topics.
    7. Inspired university policy changes on several controversial social issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.A