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Jakob Straub

creative ghostwriter, copywriter & editor

Remote from Barcelona

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Location and geographical scope

Location
Barcelona, Spain
Remote only
Works remotely most of the time

Preferences

Project length
  • ≤ 1 week
  • ≤ 1 month
  • Between 1-3 months
  • Between 3-6 months
  • ≥ 6 months
Company size
  • 1 person
  • 2 - 10 people
  • 11 - 49 people
  • 50 - 249 people
  • 250 - 999 people
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Skills (31)

Jakob in a few words

Professional writer & ghostwriter - Storytelling, fiction, non-fiction

I am a creative and versatile freelance writer and editor. I produce engaging content for the web, print, and marketing needs of my clients. My expertise ranges from creative writing, literature and productivity to marketing, travel, technology as well as software and apps.

I help other writers of fiction with the development of plot and characters to shape their manuscripts into compelling stories. I assist non-fiction authors with structuring their information and content into a flowing and cohesive narrative. I write creative fiction in English and German, and I ghostwrite complete books in the genres literary fiction and romance. I have published fiction, travel guidebooks as well as illustrated books for children.

Website: jakobwrites.com

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Experience

Freelance

Publishing Market

Writer

November 2015 - Today

I'm an author of literary fiction in English and German and of books for children. I produce web content for clients, covering topics such as travel, technology, software and apps, literature, creativity and productivity. I work with authors to improve their writing and get their manuscripts ready for publication.

March Mono Press

Publishing Market

Writer & Editor

Bonn, Germany

August 2017 - Today

I am the writer and editor at March Mono Press, a digital publishing agency. Our custom solutions include writing and editing, design, illustration and data visualiziation.

eDreams ODIGEO

E-commerce

German Content Specialist

Barcelona, Spain

December 2014 - December 2015

• Copywriting and copyediting of content in German and English for web, mobile and advertising
• Translation and localization for all brands
• Support in finding and fixing content issues in all brands and markets
• Cross-team collaboration with UX, SEO, CRM and other departments to enhance and develop content
• Project Management

Softonic

Software Publisher

News Reporter & Content Editor

Barcelona, Spain

February 2014 - October 2014

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Education