CV

Sophie Wilson

Lives and works in London, UK

+447919953819

sophlwilson2@gmail.com

Freelance journalist and copywriter

September 2018 – present

Published in Vogue, W Magazine, Dazed, i-D, The Face, LOVE, Refinery29, Little White Lies, 1 Granary, Polyester, Sunday Girl Magazine, Fashion Unfiltered and more. Copywriting for clients including Hayley Menzies, NEOUS and University of the Arts London.

Features internship at The Sunday Times Style

November 2019

Generating daily social media ideas for all platforms, transcribing interviews, researching features, office administration.

 

Social media editor at MAI Productions

June 2019 – October 2019

Scheduling and uploading all social media content using Hootsuite, writing captions, using social media strategy to grow their following.

 

Features internship at The Times Magazine

September 2019

Writing for the Style for Men page, researching, call-ins and returns, assisting on shoots.

 

Print Internship at DAZED

December 2018- January 2019

Writing, generating ideas, pitching, researching features and transcribing interviews.

 

Fashion Features Internship at British Vogue

July 2017

Researching features, pitching, transcribing interviews, call-ins and returns, looking after samples.

 

Deputy Editor/Fashion Editor at The Tab

December 2015-April 2018

Writing, editing, commissioning and pitching news, features and all fashion content, running social media platforms with the editor, scheduling and uploading content, photographing weekly campus style, researching, conducting interviews, delegating tasks, growing traffic, SEO.

Education

2019 MA Fashion Journalism, Central Saint Martins with Distinction

2015- 2018 First Class BA (Hons) English Literature, University of Sheffield.

2007- 2015 Weald of Kent Grammar School, Kent A Levels in English Literature A, History A, Sociology A, Extended Project A*

12 GCSEs A*-B

 

Awards

Hugo Boss Scholarship for Fashion Journalism 2019

Babe Writing Fellowship 2016

 

Languages

Fluent English, French Level B1 (Intermediate)

 

Skills

Proofreading, researching, transcribing, organisational skills, fast learner, copywriting, social media, CMS, SEO knowledge, editing, reporting and writing, interviewing skills.

 

Publications

Vogue

i-D

W Magazine

Dazed

The Face

Vice

LOVE

Refinery29

Little White Lies

SLEEK

1 Granary

Fashion Unfiltered

Polyester

Sunday Girl

XXY

Babe.net

The Tab