Professional Writer Resume Samples

A Professional Writer produces literary compositions, articles, reports, books, and other texts. The job duties vary based on the subject, type, and matter that is being written. The following duties are found listed on the Professional Writer Resume – writing, editing, and proofreading text; liaising with other professionals such as printers, photographers, and artists; marketing and distributing work, researching and developing contacts, seeking publishing contracts; negotiating terms and conditions of contracts; and general administration.

Those in this field normally have a way with words, can explain technical and scientific concepts in plain English, and are proficient in spelling and grammar. Skills that can be highly useful include – researching skills, editing, and critical thinking skills. Social perceptiveness and perseverance are vital for writers. One can become a Writer with just a degree, however, to become a professional writer one needs to gain hands-on experience in writing, and have a strong portfolio of writing various subjects, concepts, and areas.

Professional Writer Resume example

Professional Writer Resume

Summary : Dedicated and motivated psychology graduate, with experience in writing, public speaking, and finance, seeking a position in the insurance industry. Developing compelling, engaging, and immersive narrative game experiences. Maintaining the narrative vision of the project. Exploring new ways to bring characters to life with a practical approach that blends seamlessly with gameplay.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Databases, Public Speaking.

Description :

    1. Created content for a variety of websites.
    2. Developed slogans and marketing materials for a large company.
    3. Worked with database entry and database quality assurance.
    4. Edited graduate student papers.
    5. Managed and edited other writers' submissions.
    6. Wrote, iterated, and implemented compelling dialogue for characters and missions.
    7. Collaborated with directors and designers to create mission structures that clearly convey narrative beats and plot lines to support the story.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        10+ Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Senior
        Education
        Education
        MBA In Business Administration


        Professional Writer Resume

        Summary : Professional Writer is Participating in brainstorms to ideate new content and improve existing content. Building recipe collections by choosing suitable recipes and writing descriptions. Collaborating with our Test Kitchen professionals to build insights and authority into content. Researching SEO keywords using SEMrush.

        Skills : Planning, Testing.

        Description :

          1. Know ledged of industry trends and successful intellectual properties, especially with modern video games.
          2. Encouraged technicians and other technical professionals to illustrate and describe complex technical processes in robust, compelling, and engaging ways.
          3. Provided tutorial assistance to students in English/Writing and English as a Second Language (ESL). 
          4. Maintained a high level of excellence in tutoring by communicating and interacting effectively with students; implemented best practices in tutoring college student writers.
          5. Communicated appropriately with instructors in session reports.
          6. Attended professional development sessions.
          7. Maintained currency with learning management systems, online writing resources, documentation systems, and 21st century literacies with which student writers may also need assistance. 
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          7-10 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Management
          Education
          Education
          MBA In Business Administration


          Professional Writer Resume

          Summary : Professional Writer is Demonstrating ability to deliver consistently high quality and professional customer service to both internal and external customers & Working independently, while also being a team player who can build solid, collaborative relationships. Working in a fast-paced environment. Updating our digital food and lifestyle content to meet SEO best practices.

          Skills : Content Assistant, SEO.

          Description :

            1. Completed required paperwork and online records for tutorial sessions.
            2. Wrote news releases, pitches, and other press materials requested by the Communications Department, other departments, and PETA's international affiliates.
            3. Wrote and edited official letters to media.
            4. Wrote interview facts for staff spokespeople and statements for the media for all campaigns and projects.
            5. Reviewed all news release request forms with a critical eye and determine what information is appropriate for press materials.
            6. Kept up to date on PETA's and its affiliates' campaigns and incorporate changing elements into press materials.
            7. Applied PETA's in-house style guide to all written press materials.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    7-10 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Management
                    Education
                    Education
                    MBA

                    Professional Writer Resume

                    Summary : Professional Writer is Working closely with a travel agent to provide a seamless travel experience for complex and detailed travel plans and itineraries, including flights, hotel accommodations, car service and more in accordance with company policy. Managing, processing and tracking expense reports once per month in accordance with the SMP T&E policy & Packaging our most compelling content for syndication via partners like Flipboard, Apple News and MSN Curate content to highlight on our home page and hub pages.

                    Skills : Writing, Tracking,.

                    Description :

                      1. Interested in animal rights issues and PETA campaigns.
                      2. Handled stressful situations with diplomacy.
                      3. Worked well under pressure and meet deadlines.
                      4. Made sound judgments and work independently.
                      5. Supported for PETA's philosophy and the ability to professionally advocate PETA's positions on issues.
                      6. Completed up to 20 hours of face-to-face/online tutoring per week during the semester/term.
                      7. Completed assigned trainings.
                                        Years of Experience
                                        Experience
                                        7-10 Years
                                        Experience Level
                                        Level
                                        Management
                                        Education
                                        Education
                                        Business Administration

                                        Professional Writer Resume

                                        Summary : Professional Writer is Keeping accurate records of student consultations. Assisting students in scheduling appointments as needed. Assisting in training new consultants as needed. Attending meetings and training sessions as scheduled. Developing materials and resources for the website. Helping to manage calendar for SVP, Songwriter Services.

                                        Skills : Material Assistant, Recording.

                                        Description :

                                          1. Worked with writers during any step of the writing process: prewriting, drafting, revising, and editing.
                                          2. Worked with writers from various departments within the university.
                                          3. Guided writers through sentence-level grammatical revisions when necessary.
                                          4. Guided writers through necessary citation methods.
                                          5. Guided writers through developing various multimodal projects (e.g. posters, infographics, presentations, speeches, blogs, video essays, etc…).
                                          6. Assisted with Writing Center social media.
                                          7. Maintained confidentiality in compliance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA).
                                                              Years of Experience
                                                              Experience
                                                              7-10 Years
                                                              Experience Level
                                                              Level
                                                              Management
                                                              Education
                                                              Education
                                                              GED

                                                              Professional Writer Resume

                                                              Objective : Professional Writer is Ensuring that your content conforms to SEO best practices and is engaging, accurate, and follows project guidelines. Making requested revisions as necessary. Efficiently organizing and tracking your projects to meet deadlines. Contributing a minimum of two (2) written articles per month for NLL. Know ledged of the National Lacrosse League, its history, its teams, its players, and game results.

                                                              Skills : Student Planner, Player.

                                                              Description :

                                                                1. Maintained the time of answered incoming claim calls to 60 seconds or less.
                                                                2. Effectively adjudicated 20-30 claims per day.
                                                                3. Maintained an average of 40+ calls per day
                                                                4. Promptly, effectively and professionally responded to all claim telephone inquires.
                                                                5. Promptly handled all extraordinary claim, customer or client issues to a successful conclusion.
                                                                6. Worked closely with the Claims Lead and promptly resolve customer and/or client claims issues.
                                                                7. Worked independently to schedule and conduct interviews (virtual or in-person) in a professional manner.
                                                                            Years of Experience
                                                                            Experience
                                                                            2-5 Years
                                                                            Experience Level
                                                                            Level
                                                                            Executive
                                                                            Education
                                                                            Education
                                                                            Diploma

                                                                            Professional Writer Resume

                                                                            Objective : Professional Writer is Delivering an extraordinary level of high quality and professional customer service to both internal and external stakeholders. Following and closely watching all SMP catalogue artists and songwriters for updates and general information that could be promoted through SMPs social media platforms. Updating and maintaining contacts.

                                                                            Skills : Writer, Educational Skills.

                                                                            Description :

                                                                              1. Multi-tasked, established and managed timelines, and prioritize work.
                                                                              2. Know ledged of Microsoft Office Products.
                                                                              3. Ideated and produced written content for NLL.
                                                                              4. Conducted professional interviews with NLL athletes and personnel.
                                                                              5. Watched/attended NLL games in market when possible.
                                                                              6. Gathered data and framework the information gathered into a cohesive outline.
                                                                              7. Created written content that motivates, educates, and informs our learners through basic, intermediate, and advanced programs.
                                                                                                                          Years of Experience
                                                                                                                          Experience
                                                                                                                          2-5 Years
                                                                                                                          Experience Level
                                                                                                                          Level
                                                                                                                          Executive
                                                                                                                          Education
                                                                                                                          Education
                                                                                                                          High School Diploma

                                                                                                                          Professional Writer Resume

                                                                                                                          Objective : Professional Writer with 3 years of experience in Completing research projects about songwriters. Entering music and data into our global pitch system. Gaining information from all possible industry sources to update important information related to songwriter/artist catalogue sales and signings, and relay that information.

                                                                                                                          Skills : Research Project, Sales.

                                                                                                                          Description :

                                                                                                                            1. Generated innovative ideas for content.
                                                                                                                            2. Collaborated with the subject matter experts, program manager, and eLearning team to build and review program manuals.
                                                                                                                            3. Ensured all content and materials are delivered on time and in scope.
                                                                                                                            4. Performed quality assurance and for digital eLearning content.
                                                                                                                            5. Wrote quarterly newsletters and ensures all products have an updated course list.
                                                                                                                            6. Uploaded materials to the LMS and the customer portal.
                                                                                                                            7. Upheld written brand standards.
                                                                                                                                                    Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                    Experience
                                                                                                                                                    2-5 Years
                                                                                                                                                    Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                    Level
                                                                                                                                                    Executive
                                                                                                                                                    Education
                                                                                                                                                    Education
                                                                                                                                                    High School Diploma

                                                                                                                                                    Professional Writer Resume

                                                                                                                                                    Objective : Professional Writer is Creating decks and presentations. Assisting with creating various weekly and monthly email blasts to internal teams. Searching through our vast catalogue of songs to create playlists by songwriter, decade, genre, theme, etc. Working with our DSP partners like (Spotify, Apple Music and more) to provide information on our songwriters for various playlist and social media promotions.

                                                                                                                                                    Skills : Creating, Presentational Skills.

                                                                                                                                                    Description :

                                                                                                                                                      1. Applied adult and multimedia learning theories such as Clark and Mayer's principles.
                                                                                                                                                      2. Opened to learning and working in product software.
                                                                                                                                                      3. Experienced adhering to WCAG standards.
                                                                                                                                                      4. Worked on multiple tasks and be a self-starter.
                                                                                                                                                      5. Experienced giving and taking feedback and influencing stakeholders on content that impacts multiple learner groups.
                                                                                                                                                      6. Experienced working in an iterative process against tight timelines while simultaneously communicating with subject matter experts and stakeholders.
                                                                                                                                                      7. Worked in a fast-paced and dynamic environment, with international clients and colleagues.
                                                                                                                                                                    Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                                    Experience
                                                                                                                                                                    2-5 Years
                                                                                                                                                                    Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                                    Level
                                                                                                                                                                    Executive
                                                                                                                                                                    Education
                                                                                                                                                                    Education
                                                                                                                                                                    GED

                                                                                                                                                                    Professional Writer Resume

                                                                                                                                                                    Objective : Professional Writer is Advising customers about necessary/suggested services and costs. Following the status of the customer's vehicle from service bay entry through completion of work. Keeping customers informed of any changes that occur. Working well in a fast-paced environment. Performing general administrative activities including screening calls, directing inquiries and determining the proper course of action.

                                                                                                                                                                    Skills : Customer Service, Screening.

                                                                                                                                                                    Description :

                                                                                                                                                                      1. Edited manuscripts on national security for scholarly research fundamentals.
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Prepared manuscripts for production.
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Copyedited for syntax, spelling, punctuation, style, publication format.
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Scheduled appointments for service/maintenance/recall work.
                                                                                                                                                                      5. Greeted customers and inspect their vehicle.
                                                                                                                                                                      6. Conducted all business with sincerity, honesty, and genuine concern for customer.
                                                                                                                                                                      7. Listened to customer’s reason(s) for bringing their vehicle to the service department.
                                                                                                                                                                                    Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                    Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                    0-2 Years
                                                                                                                                                                                    Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                                                    Level
                                                                                                                                                                                    Entry Level
                                                                                                                                                                                    Education
                                                                                                                                                                                    Education
                                                                                                                                                                                    G.E.D