Many people know me for my novels and short stories, but I also write freelance articles and proofread. I work as a Virtual Assistant too. It’s something I enjoy doing and I like to be able to assist clients with their ongoing projects. It’s given me the opportunity to work on some varied and interesting work, for some great clients, including:
Client sector/Project type Adhesive products - Brand proofreading Automotive - Brand proofreading Caravan hire/sales - Article writing Construction - Voiceover scripts, proofreading Education - Research, data collection and admin Health - Article writing, Voiceover scripts, proofreading History - Article writing Motor Industry - Brand proofreading Multimedia Company - Website copy and social media assistance Music Artists - Website copy and social media assistance Restaurant - Menu proofreading Telecomms - Brand proofreading Theatre company - Research, data collection and admin Travel and tourism - Article writing, website copy and social media assistance
Clients and publications Heart B.V., Magic Motion B.V., Taya Sings, Groovesync Media, Ancient Egypt, The Bristolian, The Artist Unleashed, Nefis Travel, Sunlounger Stories, Epilepsy Awareness Squad, PQA Swindon, DTS Education, West Country Caravans, Rustic Romance, TUI, Villa Plus and Zakynthos Informer.
My skills I have specialist knowledge in many subjects including archaeology, history, travel, tourism and current news. Even if I don’t know the subject well, I’m always up for a challenge and willing to put in the extra effort to learn more about it, in order to get the best possible result for my client. This is because I’m passionate about my work. I believe in being thorough, organised and enjoy research, all of which help to achieve the best for the client and their product, or company.
I have a full office set up, with ability to video call. I not only have skills in proofreading, I write articles and web copy too. I'm proficient in social media, website updating and can create marketing and social media images and copy from specialist software too. As a Virtual Assistant I'm also indemnity insured.
I’m happy to discuss any project you need help with, so if I'm the sort of person you're looking for, get in touch by emailing me.
Testimonials Bobby Goertz, Owner of the Zakynthos Informer, Greece:"I have been more than happy with the work Chrissie has put in both on the Zakynthos Informer website and Blog, and as admin on the Zakynthos Informer Facebook page. Chrissie's dedication to finding all the information for some of the charity events, historical background, and other facts of Ionian island life, has made the blog very successful. Her attention to detail is second to none and her determination to provide accurate, interesting readable news and views has made the Zakynthos Informer website and blog available to all. Chrissie's contribution to the Zakynthos Informer Facebook page has also ensured its success as it continues to grow towards 20,000 member's. Chrissie Parker is an asset to anyone."
Heart, Creative Agency, Rotterdam, The Netherlands:"Chrissie has been a priceless addition to our agency offering proofreading and checking of long and short copy for various projects including, Saint Goban Autover, Glassdrive, Sekurit Partner, Satay Bar and ESET. As well as original and fresh content in native English, Chrissie works fast, gets truly familiar with the subject, understands our different and diverse readers, and has a positive and professional way of working. We hope to be using her expertise for many more years."
PQA Swindon:"Our company needed a Business Continuity Plan. Chrissie at Fossend Publishing was recommended to us and she did a good job helping us understand how Business Continuity Plans work and did one for us."
Groovesyncmedia, UK: "Chrissie helped clients set up their social media, writing website copy and other relevant business functions. Very personable, and clients were happy, I'd recommend her." DTA Education:"Chrissie helped us with various admin tasks including a project that involved calling schools to collect data for our touring database. Her work was thorough and a great help to our company."