Content Writer
Psychology
Location: San Diego, CA, United States
School: CSUSM
Field of Study: Psychology

Content Writer

SUMMARY
As a passionate content writer I handle high-stress situations effectively and on-time in order to reach deadlines for content output. I am an enthusiastic learner and can quickly adapt to new work environments. Self-sufficient with experience working both individually and with a team.

SKILLS

• Blogging
• Basic SEO
• Data Analysis
• Written and Verbal Communication Skills
• Coordinating Event Schedules
• Basic CSS and HTML


EXPERIENCE

Freelance Writer, Outer Places, LLC. August 2015 – Present
News site reporting on entertainment, sci-fi, science, and tech news.
• Writes news articles, reviews, and opinion pieces on sci-fi, science, and tech.
• Assists in managing and updating social media accounts and liveblogging at Comic-Con International events.

Marketing Associate, Staff Smart, Inc. June 2016 – December 2016
National IT staffing and recruiting agency.
• Creates and distributes content for targeted audiences (B2B and candidates).
• Monitors site analytics by providing weekly reports and auditing for SEO and website to see where marketing efforts can be improved.
• Utilized platforms such as Wordpress, Hootsuite, and Google Analytics.
• Conducts research and analyzes data.

Teaching Assistant - Biopsychology, CSUSM August 2015 – December 2016
• Implemented innovative approaches and learning methods to clarify complex coursework material through the use of Power Point presentations, videos, and memorable examples.
• Provided support and additional resources to students during office hours and through email.
• Utilized leadership and instruction skills to provide students with clear parameters and encourage academic success.

Summer Intern – Social Media and Content Writing, CandyPros June 2015 – August 2016
• Wrote content for the CandyPros blog.
• Monitored for SEO keywords in written content.
• Created and posted relevant and engaging content to social media.
• Provided creative suggestions for marketing efforts which were then implemented.
• Worked with all levels of the company.



EDUCATION

CSU San Marcos, 2012-2016
• BA in Psychology
• GPA: 3.77



University of Central Lancashire, 2015
• Studied Abroad in England


HONORS AND SOCIETIES

• Dean’s List (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)
• Psi Chi International Honor Society in Psychology
• Golden Key International Honour Society
• The National Society of Collegiate Scholars

GROUPS

• SD Inbound Marketing
• San Diego Bloggers

content writing, marketing, social media, freelance, journalism, blogging