Lorna North

Lorna North

Works at:

A.T. Kearney

Location in:

London, London, United Kingdom

Lorna North

Lornas connections

Currently

Works at:
A.T. Kearney
Location in:
London, London, United Kingdom

Bio

I have been a writer and editor for the past six years and currently write digital content for the professional services sector.

Working within the marketing team, I am the editor-in-chief of www.atkearneyprospect.com, a careers resource which attracts an international business school audience.

In addition, I support with London events and marketing collateral. .

Lorna speaks

  • English, French

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Work

2011 – present

Digital Editor

A.T. Kearney
  • Editor-in-Chief of www.atkearneyprospect.com
  • I implemented a social media initiative for this global management consultancy firm and continue to write and edit regular business related content for the central blog site as well as the associated micro-sites (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter).
2010 – 2012

Copywriter

Jack Nadel International
  • Freelance writer. Responsible for the company blog and twitter:
  • http://jacknadellondon.wordpress.com/
2010 – 2011

Copywriter

Genuine Group
  • Freelance Writer, web content.
2008 – 2011

Travel Writer

Rough Guides
  • Writer for The Rough Guide to South East Asia on a Budget, 1st and 2nd editions
  • Reviewing guesthouses, restaurants and tours, independently and thoroughly
  • Editing maps for the cartographers and working closely with my editor
  • Delivering concise but accurate information and sound opinion to the readers about a country
2011
(May – Oct)

Editorial Assistant

Rough Guides
  • Arranging proofreading
  • Editing text for travel titles
  • Writing copy.
  • Overseeing freelance writer applications and organising commissions.
2009
(May – Nov)

Deckhand and Supervisor

Paspaley
  • Living at sea for six months as a deck hand, manufacturing cultured pearls
  • Intensive schedule, seven days a week returning to land for two days every fortnight
  • Supervising the running of the Operations Room where twenty technicians work
  • Manual labour, working long hours in often harsh weather conditions
2007
(Apr – Aug)

Intern Journalist

Ghanaian Chronicle
  • Based in Accra, Ghana. Reporting on human rights issues; such as corporal punishment, abortion rights, religion
2006 – 2007
(Sep – May)

Sales Assistant

Henry Sotheran
  • Sales assistant in a rare and antiquarian book dealer
  • Collating and cataloguing scarce editions

Work

2011 – present

Digital Editor

A.T. Kearney
  • Editor-in-Chief of www.atkearneyprospect.com
  • I implemented a social media initiative for this global management consultancy firm and continue to write and edit regular business related content for the central blog site as well as the associated micro-sites (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter).
2010 – 2012

Copywriter

Jack Nadel International
  • Freelance writer. Responsible for the company blog and twitter:
  • http://jacknadellondon.wordpress.com/
2010 – 2011

Copywriter

Genuine Group
  • Freelance Writer, web content.
2008 – 2011

Travel Writer

Rough Guides
  • Writer for The Rough Guide to South East Asia on a Budget, 1st and 2nd editions
  • Reviewing guesthouses, restaurants and tours, independently and thoroughly
  • Editing maps for the cartographers and working closely with my editor
  • Delivering concise but accurate information and sound opinion to the readers about a country
2011
(May – Oct)

Editorial Assistant

Rough Guides
  • Arranging proofreading
  • Editing text for travel titles
  • Writing copy.
  • Overseeing freelance writer applications and organising commissions.
2009
(May – Nov)

Deckhand and Supervisor

Paspaley
  • Living at sea for six months as a deck hand, manufacturing cultured pearls
  • Intensive schedule, seven days a week returning to land for two days every fortnight
  • Supervising the running of the Operations Room where twenty technicians work
  • Manual labour, working long hours in often harsh weather conditions
2007
(Apr – Aug)

Intern Journalist

Ghanaian Chronicle
  • Based in Accra, Ghana. Reporting on human rights issues; such as corporal punishment, abortion rights, religion
2006 – 2007
(Sep – May)

Sales Assistant

Henry Sotheran
  • Sales assistant in a rare and antiquarian book dealer
  • Collating and cataloguing scarce editions

Education

2005 – 2006

The University of Reading

MA
2002 – 2005

The University of Reading

BA

Clubs

Not a member of any clubs

Additional Info

Website
www.atkearneyprospect.com