You’ve been to school – perhaps college or university as well – and studied for some sort of qualifications. You probably still have the certificates somewhere. These qualifications may have helped get you your first job, but they’re not always used at work on a daily basis (I read ‘Paradise Lost’ in a couple of […]
About Beck Thompson
Beck’s role is to help look after Scroll clients and content designers, scope out projects and provide editorial guidance and quality control.
She has 18 years' experience of working in digital content, including as part of the award-winning team that launched GOV.UK. She then became the GDS content lead for digital services before moving to Citizens Advice, where she was also a content lead.
In 2009, I started working as a senior editor on the Directgov website. This was a dream job: I liked the public sector and had already spent years working as a web content manager for a regional government organisation most people hadn’t heard of (it doesn’t exist anymore). I wanted to write stuff that mattered […]
First week at Scroll – introducing myself This week, I joined the Scroll central team. I’ll be helping to look after Scroll clients and content designers, scoping out projects and providing editorial guidance and quality control – amongst other things. I’m really excited to be doing this role: I’ve worked alongside Scrollies in content design […]