A ghost writer is a professional writer who is hired to write articles, biographies, stories, lyrics for a given style of music, essays, and even blogs nowadays, for which he is paid and the credit goes to the hiring person. The accomplishments of the applicant as a writer should be the highlight of the CV. This CV can also be used by reporters, journalists, freelance writers, biographers, bloggers, and such.
Sample Ghost Writer CV
88 Birkholz Avenue
Dormansland, Surrey, RH7 6PX
Mobile Number: 44 864 697123
Telephone Number: (01342) 839125
Focus of Career:
A professional writer seeking ghostwriting assignments in fiction or biographies, ready to do a lot of research and eager to express my skills in the form of writing to client’s specifications. My pen is ready to undertake any kind of fiction or nonfiction assignments, blogging, or even lyrics if the music is provided.
2000-2002: Master of Arts in Journalism from the University of Edinburgh.
1999-2000: Specialization in Creative Writing, London College of Communication.
1996-1999: Bachelor of Arts in English, University of London
2008 (to current): Associate Editor for EuropaSurvey.
2005-2008 – Chief reporter for European Weekly.
Ghostwriting for various prominent personalities, a good number of which turned out to be bestsellers, from 2006 until now.
Ghostwriting the lyrics for a couple of popular movies (“The Ghost House” and “Heart Break.”).
Some Outstanding Publications:
Path seldom trod
Flying like a Falcon
Diploma in computer applications (MS Office, word perfect, PageMaker, CorelDraw, AutoCAD).
Samples of written work other than the above mentioned will be provided.
Available on request.