Fiona Marsden: freelance writer/editor

Brief CV

2008–present

  • Freelance feature writer. My byline has appeared in The Age and consumer magazines including alive Australia, Australian Healthy Food Guide, Australian Property Investor, Australian Yoga Life, Bupa‘s Shine, Mindfood, PINK Ribbon, Nature & Health, Women’s Health & Fitness and YourLifeChoices. I have also written for industry publications including Accounting Technician, Human Resources, Osteo Life, Workplace Advantage and Swinburne University of Technology’s Venture magazine.
  • Freelance copywriter working with prominent organisations including Oxfam, RMIT University, BlueScope Steel, the Complementary Healthcare Council and the Australian Osteopathic Association. I have ghostwritten feature articles and opinion pieces for publication in The Sunday Age, on ABC Online and in Australian Property Investor. I also ghostwrite write a regular blog for the real estate review website ratemyagent.com.au.
  • Freelance editor working with custom publishers, communications agencies and corporate organisations such as AMES (formerly the Adult Multicultural Education Service) to polish and produce print/online magazine feature articles, brochures and Annual Reports. For several years I’ve been a consulting editor to the publishers of Monash magazine. From 2013–2016 I was the copy editor/proofreader for Mufti, the magazine for Victorian RSL members.

1998–2007

Communications consultant/manager in the residential property, utilities and superannuation industries

1997

Communications assistant/consultant (contractor) in government and semi-government organisations

1995–1996

Policy officer in the consumer advocacy field

1991–1995

Graduate recruit and administrative officer, Australian Public Service

Qualifications

BA (Hons), 1991

Memberships

Institute of Professional Editors (IPEd) (Victorian Branch)
Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance

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