Sample Newspaper Magazine Writer Resume

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Timothy Freeney
4790 Calumet Ave, Apt#7
New York, NY 10040
(123)-456-7000
[email]

Summary
An enthusiastic professional writer with years of experience in writing articles for magazines and newspaper; very dependable and has innate demonstrated ability to achieve high productivity standards and quality of work; ability to work with minimal supervision; excellent interpersonal skills and is able to communicate and collaborate effectively with co-workers from all levels; excellent time management skills

Professional Experience:

Senior Magazine WriterJanuary 2007 – Present
Prime Time Publishing, New York

Responsibilities
Performed research on different topics that can increase interests for magazine and newspaper readers.
Interviewed famous people and that are related to the subject matter to solidify the facts in the article.
Coordinated with the production team on the design of the layout that will come with the article for the magazine.
Designed and laid out news pages if there is no production team.
Wrote articles on featured topics and current events that can arouse interest to increase readership of the magazine.

Sports Magazine WriterMay 2004 – December 2006
Sports.Com Magazine, New York

Responsibilities:

  • Performed research on different topics that can increase interests for magazine and newspaper readers.
  • Interviewed famous people and that are related to the subject matter to solidify the facts in the article.
  • Coordinated with the production team on the design of the layout that will come with the article for the magazine.
  • Designed and laid out news pages if there is no production team.
  • Wrote articles on featured topics and current events that can arouse interest to increase readership of the magazine.

Sports Magazine WriterMay 2004 – December 2006
Sports.Com Magazine, New York
Responsibilities:

  • Performed research on different topics that can increase interests for magazine and newspaper readers.
  • Interviewed famous people and that are related to the subject matter to solidify the facts in the article.
  • Coordinated with the production team on the design of the layout that will come with the article for the magazine.
  • Designed and laid out news pages if there is no production team.
  • Wrote articles on featured topics and current events that can arouse interest to increase readership of the magazine.

Sports Magazine WriterMay 2004 – December 2006
Sports.Com Magazine, New York

Education
Masters Degree in Mass Communication, University of Arizona, 1999
Bachelor of Science in Mass Communication, University of Arizona, 19967

Skills/Certifications:

  • Strong leadership and teamwork attributes
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Proficient in computer skills
  • Knowledge in investigative writing
  • Ability in editing articles in magazines

Associations/Organizations

National Writers Association, Member
American Writers Guild, Member

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