Published Author Resume Samples

A Published Author is a professional writer who creates plays, song lyrics, novels, and other writing. Typical work activities that are listed on the Published Author Resume includes the following – writing in journals, rewriting and revising, exercising their creative thinking, using life exercises in their pieces of fiction, choosing interesting and engaging content for readers, writing authentic subject-matter contents; writing both fiction and non-fiction matters through scripts, novels, and biographies; writing advertisement copies for magazines, and internet; and working with editors to shape the copies so that it can be published.

Those seeking to enter this field should depict the resume the following skills and abilities – literary talent, creative and strong writing skills, extraordinary spelling and grammar knowledge; and the ability to stay updated with current events and happenings. Eligible resumes often display a degree in English literature, but many writers have a variety of educational backgrounds.

Published Author Resume example

Published Author Resume

Summary : As a Published Author, to assist the publisher with administrative duties and will act as a  liaison between publisher and editors, cover artists, and authors. Collaborate with internal teams to continually optimize the company’s website and landing pages and the user experience

Skills : Marketing Strategy, Written Communication, Social Media Management, Publisher, Powerpoint, Salesforce, Media Relations.

Description :

    1. Worked with product owners and stakeholders to draft/refine - products vision, goals and metrics, product road map, release plans, and backlogs
    2. Gathered and analyzed functional needs and user story requirements, dependencies and impacts, business and technical approach options, and to facilitate user story development with external system integrations.
    3. Groomed user stories through business interviews, workshops, and/or existing systems documentation or procedures.
    4. Heavy emphasis on the ability to communicate with business owners and cross-functional teams and prepare fully groomed stories that can be executed by the development team.
    5. Developed project and communications documents, conduct an analysis of alternatives and develop white papers, and case studies. 
    6. Managed phones, calendars, meetings and other basic administrative tasks
    7. Completed awards submissions.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS


Published Author Resume

Summary : A strong focused Published Author with over 19 years of extensive experience in public affairs, communications, and project management. A driven, focused, and self-motivated team player who seeks to continue to grow in a dynamic organization, while applying the many lessons learned from working on various federal, state, and local projects.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Social Media Marketing, WordPress, Organizational, Organizational, Management Experience.

Description :

    1. Negotiated contracts with publishers, agents, and publicity professionals.
    2. Successfully wrote several short stories published in crime fiction online and print publications.
    3. Wrote a novella where all proceeds go to benefit.
    4. Created various promotional materials for various novels and short stories, such as sell sheets, brochures, and leave-behind materials.
    5. Created, edited, and controlled distribution of operating procedures and work rotas for laboratory and sampling staff.
    6. Communicated with people from diverse backgrounds and cultures in person and via international conference calls.
    7. Published one novel, in addition to several more manuscripts completed.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS in Political Science


Published Author Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Published Author with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Relations, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Wrote, created, formatted, and edited the first novel which was published, has an ISBN, and is registered in the Library of Congress.
    2. Familiar and further skills by using new software, Microsoft Publisher to format the book.
    3. Worked with submission representatives, cover artists, publishing consultants, formatting experts, and marketing representatives.
    4. Signed a contract with Xlibris & Ingram Publishing to publish three books which are due to be released.
    5. Formatted, creatively worked in collaboration with Publishing Company.
    6. Provided a private administrator page for quickly adding, updating, and withdrawing site content.
    7. Designed a data-driven user-interface.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
GED

Published Author Resume

Objective : Seeking the position of Published Author, responsible for assisting department management by preparing/approving copy for digital and printed collateral, internal and external websites/blog, press releases, and internal and external correspondence

Skills : Strong Attention to Detail, Problem Solving Skills, Quick Learner.

Description :

    1. Effectively delivered introduction, and promotion of the significance of achieving and maintaining an overall healthy lifestyle balance. 
    2. Handled permissions requests.
    3. Tracked contracts and payments and communications with authors and agents.
    4. Managed the Algonquin bookshelves and doing mailings.
    5. Tracked submissions and metadata.
    6. Read manuscripts and writing reader reports. 
    7. Drafted descriptive copy, and other more creative tasks directly involved with books.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
AAS in Information Technology

Published Author Resume

Summary : Experienced writer skilled in creating user-friendly web content in areas such as college financing and health care. Exceptional ability to produce content across different contexts to attract views and increase social media shares Ability to produce a high volume of quality content responsive to user needs, trends, and current news reports.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Multi-Tasking, High Organizational, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Supported operational processes in order to facilitate workflow in a collaborative, efficient, and timely manner.
    2. Responsible for maintaining established web design best practices, technologies, and resources.
    3. Interacted with subject matter experts to ensure that quality content is created, reviewed, and updated as appropriate.
    4. Wrote efficiently under strict deadlines for a wide variety of topics including technology, medicine, and business.
    5. Consistently achieved the highest possible author rating for the entire duration of employment.
    6. Utilized keywords specified by clients to optimize search results for articles.
    7. Writer of over 50 articles for international clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA in English

Published Author Resume

Summary : An author, blogger, and social media fiend looking to help others achieve success in a constantly changing market. Tech-savvy professional with expert knowledge in multiple social media platforms.

Skills : Customer Service, Publicity and Public Relations, Accurate Record Keeping.

Description :

    1. Worked on growing a brand and getting work noticed in a heavily saturated market.
    2. Blog, tweet, and use social media to connect with readers.
    3. Planned, coordinated, and attended meet the author events, book fairs, and book signings.
    4. Written and edited a second book to be published next year, published an essay in an anthology that hit Hot New Bestseller List.
    5. Authored and released multiple series of training courses in partnership with several online and instructor lead initiatives.
    6. Managed time effectively to meet deadlines. 
    7. Partnered with other knowledge authors to ensure knowledge consistency.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Published Author Resume

Summary : Seeks to lead with inspirational and spiritual vision and effectively promote an educational pedagogy that is innovative, rigorous, lifelong, and represents best practice. Familiar with creative publishing software.

Skills : Public Speaking, Interviewing, Teamwork, People Skills.

Description :

    1. Prioritize workload based on the severity and frequency of the issue.
    2. Delivered technical information to client website
    3. Reviewed and processed technician feedback into actionable improvements.
    4. Met with cross-functional organizations to understand root causes and robust field issues.
    5. Reported the status of service actions to upper management.
    6. Managed multiple commodities (bumper to bumper).
    7. Benchmark and interface with Fiat Service and Engineering organizations.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MS in Education

Published Author Resume

Summary : Seeking a contract writing position including blog posting and editing. Both a self-published and published author having written in diverse genres locally, nationally, and internationally. Works well with a variety of individuals and is comfortable speaking in front of groups.

Skills : Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Apple Pages, Customer Service , Problem Solving , Typing 80wpm.

Description :

    1. Wrote poetry, creative writing, and editing.
    2. Wrote on the blog also.
    3. Gathered and documented business requirements.
    4. Analyzed and interpreted data to identify trends, patterns, and opportunities for the business and clients.
    5. Communicated analysis and interpretation to the appropriate audience.
    6. Produced, published, and distributed scheduled and ad-hoc client and operational reports relating to the development and performance of products, processes, and technologies.
    7. Liaisoned with Workgroups to determine FCR opportunities.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA in Painting

Published Author Resume

Objective : A creative, critical, and curious young professional with the ability to energize individuals and organizations to be the best they can possibly be. Proficiency in word processing applications.

Skills : Writing Poetry, Organizational Skills, Multi-Tasking Skills, Fast Learner.

Description :

    1. Directed/Coordinated marketing events to promote upcoming magazine releases.
    2. Worked with the communications team to drive internal programs, initiatives, guiding principles, and missions.
    3. Developed and implemented campaigns for email, online, and search engines.
    4. Covered Saints, LSU, and other collegiate teams.
    5. Wrote, edited, and produced stories for multiple platforms including the internet and newspaper.
    6. Analyzed business developments and marketing trends.
    7. Write short stories, novella's, and novels submit manuscripts via computer to publisher self-edit, fill out author information sheets, cover art.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED

Published Author Resume

Objective : As a Published Author, responsible for assisting with reviewing and readying to publish all public facing digital and print content which includes external blog posts, white papers, press releases, content curating, website pages, print collaterals,

Skills : MS Office Suite, Apple Software, Adobe Creative Suite.

Description :

    1. Planned, created story lines wrote, proofread, and edited stories.
    2. Assisted with marketing, sales, and promotion of books.
    3. Conducted book signings, radio, and talk show interviews, and perform speaking engagements.
    4. Managed and monitored the website and social media.
    5. Attend weekly content tracking meetings with the client to discuss web content updates.
    6. Helped manage the creation and deployment of these updates in liaison with the project and account teams
    7. Maintained documentation and guidance on content processes and keep this up-to-date at all times. 
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS