freelance

Boudica & I Boudica & I, 2020



as well as a writer, i am a:

there are a tremendous number of people you could work with on any of bits above, but here’s why i consider my approach to be unique:

i’ve worked with a broad range of full-time & contract clients, many globally lauded in their field, all with their own unique ideas for marketing, communications, events, & content work - i’ve included my approaches with a select few favourites below.

if you’d like to work together, send details across to (that’s daniel charles kelly without the vowels) or DM me on twitter / instagram. i’m work across somerset & london, and can charge hourly, daily, weekly, or monthly rates.



London Film School

(copy to come - currently work here)



Hatchards Bookshop

the UKs oldest bookshop, owned by Waterstones, hired me as their first events & marketing manager. in one glorious year (easily my favourite job), i:



University of Oxford & London School of Economics

the International Growth Centre (IGC) is an economic research centre based at the London School of Economics (LSE), operated in partnership with University of Oxford’s Blavatnik School of Government and funded by the UK Government’s Department for International Development. after proofreading working papers, i write abstracts for them & manage brand guardianship by designing the final product using InDesign.



Human Rights Watch Film Festival

Dan was an incredible asset to our team. He came on board to assist with copywriting, grassroots outreach, and digital marketing. His help was essential and helped us to reach new heights in attendance with creative marketing ideas and social media expertise. He is wonderful to work with, an excellent writer, and he brings passion & intelligence to the projects he works on. We really look forward to working with Dan again in the future.

Jen Nedbalsky-Neal, Global Director of Human Rights Watch Film Festival



Mayor of London & Royal Docks

London’s Royal Victoria Dock in the east of the city, managed by the Mayor of London’s Office, is home to a wide variety of cultural festivals throughout the year. i was the central contact for a small army of agency workers: branding, website development, press, content, events, marketing & communication for the Kids Summer Splash: a beach, paddling pool, and large Dock Pool set in the filtered lake by the Royal Docks.



other contract & fundraising

the list goes on! for all of the below, i have worked on a mixture of projects.

contract

Fashion & Textile Children’s Trust: Marketing & Comms Manager (2018)
Shaped By: Marketing & Content Manager for Bristol creative agency (2017-18)
Bath Spa University: website design for university venues team (2017)
London South Bank University: Senior Content Officer (2016-17)
Certitude: Marketing & Communications Officer for charity (2017)

fundraising

Alzheimer’s Society: digital fundraising campaign; raised £1k (2018)
Anaphylaxis Campaign: digital fundraising campaign; raised £80k (2017)
Pancreatic Cancer Action: digital fundraising campaign; raised £10k (2016)