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AMY SMITH
123 Main Street Atlanta, Georgia 30339
Home: (555) 555-1234, Cell: (555) 555-1235 asmith@sample~resume.com


Objective:   Seek the Position of Editor

SUMMARY:   Exceptionally talented, innovative and efficient Editor with huge background writing, editing, and overseeing all aspects of the production of a weekly publication, including design, marketing, and publication and distribution.

Summary of Qualifications
  • Ten years experience.
  • Exceptional degree of literacy and strong basic writing skills.
  • Great eye for what makes news, and an eagerness to learn.
  • Remarkably self-motivated and great proof reading skills.
  • Solid natural curiosity and a need to learn and know more about stories, articles and the wider market.
  • Uncommon enthusiasm for the market.
  • Excellent listening skills and refined note taking skills.
  • Profound technical skills to understand how news and features are constructed.
  • Strong basic commercial awareness to be able to see the promotional opportunities for publication/ product.
  • Excellent typing and keyboard skills and familiarity with IT packages relevant to the job.
  • Sound IT skills to be able to carry out web research effectively.
  • Excellent one-to-one skills and can carry out short interviews.
  • Profound ability to build contacts quickly to use in research.
  • Great ability to apply an analytical approach when writing with data.
  • In-depth ability to highlight the salient points of an article or piece of writing and to create effective headlines.
  • Excellent listening skills and refined note taking skills.
Professional Experience

Computer World, Minneapolis
2002 - Present

Editor
  • Oversee all aspects of the production of CWorld, including content, form, design, marketing, and publication and distribution.
  • Chair the CWorld Editorial Board which meets in person at ALA Annual and Midwinter meetings, and conduct business through e-mail.
  • Develop new directions for the publication.
  • Publicize and market CWorld within and outside MITE.
  • Maintain sufficient numbers of reviews and commentary to publish weekly issues on average.
  • Coordinate the activities of the Production Editor, Publisher/Creator Relations Editor, Reviewer Relations Editor, and Index Editors.
  • Perform ongoing monitoring of the publication.
  • Make new appointments to the Editorial Board as needed and report them to the MITE Office.
  • Attend the MITE Publications Committee meetings at Midwinter and ALA Annual Conferences, and report on CWorld activities.

Royal Child, Minneapolis
2000 - 2002

Assistant Editor
  • Processed and copied edit profiles from adoption agencies featuring children in Royal Child and Royal Child Online. This included ensuring that copy and images were in the correct electronic format ready for design and also updating the referrals database.
  • In conjunction with the Editor (Royal Child) assisted with the design and layout of features of Children for Royal Child magazine and Royal Child Online and proof read the magazine.
  • Dealt effectively with queries from social workers and agency staff as well as promoted online services.
  • Maintained the 'follow up' system to monitor the success of features, and produced relevant statistics, as required.
  • Assisted with other publications duties within the organization, as required.
  • Responsible for the book review and local groups news sections of Royal Today; liaising with book reviewers and coordinators to ensure final copy was provided.
  • In conjunction with the Royal Today Editor, researched photo for Royal Today, as well as for other publications.
  • Proof read the final pages of Royal Today.

News Now Publication, Minneapolis
1998 - 2000

Staff Writer
  • Examined newswires, company websites and other relevant forms of media for information and press releases.
  • Checked and kept updated with written reports from outside sources Conversations and interviews with key industry players and relevant contacts.
  • Incorporated relevant calls and messages.
  • Maintained an awareness of the work of competitors/reading competitive literature in the market.
  • Researched other relevant market areas and built strategy.
  • Attended events and industry conferences.
  • Performed background reading for specific articles or pieces of editorial.
  • Gathered intelligence from associations and other organizations.
  • Talked to colleagues and team meetings.
  • Identified and built on correct themes for coverage.

Education

Bachelor of Art Degree in Mass Communication
University of Minneapolis (1998)




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