Francis D.

Communications specialist

Southport, United Kingdom

$38.89/hr

(4.63)

What's the difference
Overview

You will never get just a writing job from me. I bring a complete marketing perspective to everything I do, whether it is part of the brief or not. You don't pay any more for it - it is simply part of the way I approach projects.

I have over 30 years experience in all aspects of communications from multi-million pound advertising campaigns to writing sales promotional letters and pretty much everything in between. I have been responsible for analysing markets and planning, conceiving, developin…

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Work History & Feedback

Marketing Manager

160 hrs @ $27.78/hr
Earned $4,445
“Writes good press releases and gives good advice about getting press releases published. Would use him again for this work.”

4.30

Copywriting - Editing text for a brochure (health products)

Fixed Price $111
“Another job well done from an excellent contractor.”

5.00

Advertising Copywriter - Job #1: Sales Letter

Fixed Price $50
“Very pleasing to work with”

4.60

Sale letter for Physical Product

Fixed Price $56
“Amazing person to work with 5 STAR.”

5.00

Personal Website content

2 hrs @ $25.00/hr
Earned $50
“I would work with Francis again anytime. Was a good listener and has been able to understand quickly the task I wanted achieved.Anyone, go ahead!!! Francis surely knows how to write!!!”

4.70

Quality On-Page Content for Ecommerce Websites

1 hrs @ $22.22/hr
Earned $26
“We have long standing relationships with other contractors who complete excellent work in a timely manner. If anything, I would revise this to a lower "Deadline" score as it took 2+weeks to respond. ******The reason we hire writing contractors is for efficiency. We do not want to spend a lot of time debriefing. The provided website, a little intuition, and a few Google searches are all that is required to craft meaningful content for the client. Here was the account manager's feedback on the content we received: "He pretty much copied and pasted content on other pages. He requested more info, but all he has to do is a quick Google search for the information he is requesting." Thanks.”

3.05

Business Vertical outlook very high level writers only

195 hrs @ $27.78/hr
Earned $5,181
Job in progress

Tests Taken
Name Percentile Score

Advertising Skills Certification

82

Business Plans Test

97

Business Strategy Test

89

Content Writing Skills Test

99

Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)

93

Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)

97

English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)

96

English Spelling Test (UK Version)

97

English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)

95

Market Research Test

95

Marketing Management Test

94

Marketing Methods and Techniques Test

91

Marketing Terminology Test

99

Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)

99

U.S. English AP Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)

86

U.S. English Basic Skills Test

98

U.S. English Proofreading Skills Test (Chicago)

90

U.S. Word Usage Test

95

UK English Basic Skills Test

94

UK English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)

97

UK English Proofreading Skills Test (Oxford Guide to Style)

88

UK English Sentence Structure Test (For Writing Professionals)

79

oDesk Readiness Test for Independent Contractors and Staffing Managers

66