Alex Wright

freelance copywriter and freelance journalist in Reigate, United Kingdom

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Multi-skilled copywriter and journalist with a passion for writing and producing top quality content across all media and social media. A professional with more than 15 years’ experience who leads from the front and sets the highest standards. My ambition has led me to work as a Sub-Editor for The Daily Mail, The Daily Mirror, The Guardian, The Independent, The Mail on Sunday, The Observer, The Sunday Times and The Times.

Key skills and experience

• Copywriting websites, blogs, newsletters, advertorials and social media

·Content management, editing, design and layout of newspapers, magazines, newsletters, online blogs, company websites and social media, including Twitter and Google+

·Writing exclusive breaking news stories, features, profiles, case studies and investigations for a range of print and online publications catering to multiple audiences and sectors

·Researching often highly complex, technical and sensitive subjects for in-depth investigations focused on the key issues affecting people’s daily lives

·Responsible for finding and developing new contacts, sourcing original content, setting the news agenda and managing my own and other team members’ research projects and budgets

·Responsible for managing news desks, teams and staff personal development plans and for commissioning freelance writing, graphic design, photography and film work

  • Work
    • Alex Wright
  • Education
    • Degree level
    • University of Reading