UX writer

Based in Umeå, Sweden
Speaks Swedish (2), English (5)
- Also experienced in user research
- Former editor/writer at The Times, Metro and Reuters
- 5+ years' UX writing experience with big 'beast' clients

Available ASAP

Updated 2019-10-07



Professional Experience

Writer / content strategist / editor / consultant
The Copy Bear
2013 - Present

Provide UX writing, copywriting, content and editorial services to a wide array of Swedish, UK and American commercial customers, as well as contribute features to the Independent, Metro, The Local, Sunday Times Travel Magazine and Daily Mail.

Associated Newspapers, Northcliffe House
2007 - 2013

London W8

Assistant Editor
Daily Mail
2009 - 2013

Had overall responsibility for TV and music pages in the daily and the weekend sections. Was also the paper's chief TV critic.

Arts Editor
London Lite
2007 - 2009

Helped launch the newspaper and ran its arts pages. Was also the chief music and film critic.

The Times
1997 - 2007

3 Thomas More Square, London E98

Contributing Editor
2003 - 2007

I was the newspaper's main interviewer as well as TV and music critic.

Metro/Play/The Eye
1997 - 2003

Edited The Times's weekend arts and entertainments sections.

1992 - 1997

Covered equities and technology for international news agency.

Automatic Management
1989 - 1992

Founded and ran music management company.

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