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  Claire Durka
Professional/Personal Overview
  I have a wide range of experience in communications and web content management roles, including writing and editing copy for corporate websites, intranets and online newsletters. I also set up websites for small businesses (including WordPress) write content and assist with web marketing using social media and SEO.
Work Info
Content Editor (online) 5 Years
Coordinator 5 Years
Communications Manager 8 Years
Government 2 Years
Books & Literature 4 Years
Business (general) 10 Years
Total Media Industry Experience
10 Years
Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Egmont Publishing (3-5)
Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
BP International (3-5), Religious Literacy Foundation (1-2)
Computer Skills
Microsoft Office, MS Sharepoint, Acrobat, WordPress, CMS, Adobe Photoshop, SalesForce
Technical Skills
Web content writing and content management (CMS), photo editing (Photoshop), web design (WordPress), presentation design (PowerPoint)
Laptop (Samsung), digital SLR (Olympus)
Work Permits & Visas
Permanent Resident Alien
Freelancer Availability
I freelance full-time. I live near New York, NY. I am willing to travel locally.
Work Samples
GoDaddy website set up for a coaching/facilitation consultancy, including writing copy and image sourcing and editing.
WordPress website redesign, content management
Redesign of website, content management and set up of Facebook and Twitter accounts, with regular updates.
Website redesign and content management
(LuRey Cosmetics, 5/1/2013)
Example of product description for beauty website, keeping to SEO guidelines
(Colorful Places, 8/8/2012)
Article on Aruba for Colorful Places, a marketing magazine distributed to over 200,000 timeshare customers in the USA.