Marketing and Writing Resume Example

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The following is an example of a resume for a position in marketing, with an emphasis on writing and editing. If you are a marketing professional, your resume needs to “sell” yourself to the employer, just like any other piece of marketing writing.

This resume example begins with a summary that emphasizes the job seeker’s skills and successes, using numbers to clearly demonstrate achievement. The resume also includes sections on education, employment, and technical skills.

Marketing and Writing Resume

Jane R. Doe
910 Oak Street, Verona, CA 12111
555-550-1111 or 555-111-1111

Marketing professional with record of exemplary writing and editing experience, both online and in print. Skilled in writing creative copy for catalogs and brochures, newsletter articles, and a variety of business materials. Award-winning infographic and web layout skills. Successfully reduce company budgets (cut up to 12% of print budget) by producing high-quality, low-cost print and online materials.


Ellis College of New York Institute of Technology
B.A., English-Professional Writing
Certificate Technical Writing
May 20XX
GPA: 4.0

American InterContinental University
A.A., Business Administration
April 20XX, with honors
GPA: 3.75


Science Marketing Writer, Verona, CA
June 20XX-present

  • Write, develop, edit, and maintain sales and marketing materials, as well as all technical documentation
  • Co-develop layouts and all graphic elements for digital content
  • Responsible for training and overseeing five interns annually in our award-winning internship program

Technical Writer, XYZ Solutions, Verona, CA
August 20XX-June 20XX

  • Developed articles, blog posts, how-tos, presentations, and white papers for company specializing in SaaS applications
  • Collaborated with colleagues and employers across departments (including Executive Team, Product Development, and Customer Solutions) to develop a voice for the brand across multiple channels and media
  • Designed detailed and engaging infographics for company site, resulting in 10% increased site traffic

Content Writer, ABC Marketing Company, Palo Alto, CA
October 20XX – July 20XX

  • Researched and wrote web content for nearly one dozen client websites whose industries ranged from law to medicine to ecommerce
  • Created persuasive content for client websites, improving online advertising for clients by up to 17%
  • Utilized SEO to optimize online presence of web content

Technical Skills

MS Project, Excel, Word; Applix Word, Graphics, Spreadsheet; Powerpoint; FrameMaker; Lotus Notes; Dreamweaver,, Piktochart. Familiar with HTML and SQL database queries.

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