Abi White

Looking for new opportunities

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
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About me

I am a highly social, intelligent and creative young person who has a strong desire to succeed in all aspects of life. I dedicate myself passionately to my work and continue to build an impressive client base through my open, relaxed nature and vivacious personality. I am now looking to obtain a challenging new position within the Fitness industry where I can utilise my existing transferable skills, whilst developing new ones.

Skills

  • Account Management
  • Relationship Management
  • Event Management
  • Marketing PR
  • Sales
  • Computer Literate
  • English Speaking
  • Basic French
  • Microsoft Suite
  • Fitness

Companies I’ve worked with

  • K

    Kalm Kitchen

    • Events
  • B

    Boodles

    • S

      Suggestv

      • T

        The DDA Group

        Work history

        Currently

        Marketing & Event Manager

        Lorton Entertainment

        Sep 2018
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • Film projects: Diego Maradona, Liam Gallagher: As It Was, Horrible Histories: The Movie, Bros: After the Screaming Stops, Steven Gerrard: Make Us Dream. Marketing: • Managing Lorton’s marketing approach and actioning tasks across research, analysis and 3rd parties’ deliverables including all administration requirements: detailed reporting, diary management, and budget accountability. • Additional responsibilities: primary social media manager for each project and in-house, supporting the development of the Lorton Corporate brand, management and design of company website. Events: • Coordinating and controlling Lorton Events (premiers, promotional events, screenings, parties), across all projects, from conception to clean up. • Responsibilities: meeting with clients and 3rd parties, planning, scouting and booking locations/venues, food, entertainment. On-the-night event management.

        2018

        Hospitality Host: LavAzza

        iLuka

        Jun 2018 - Jul 2018
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • • Delivered an exceptional hospitality experience for the sponsor and their VIP guests at The Wimbledon Championships. • Responsibilities: distribution of event tickets, on-site support for sponsor and guest requests, liaison with guests’ hotel accommodation, transportation, and other related operational elements.

        2018

        Event Assistant

        The DDA Group

        May 2018 - May 2018
        • Cannes, France
        • Freelance
        • Employed on a freelance basis to assist DDA Group during the Cannes Film Festival. Film projects: Gotti, Grease, Mirai. • Coordinated and implemented complex schedules for the directors, producers and celebrity talent. • Assisted in organising and conducting international press junkets, official screenings and, photocalls. • Acted as a press liaison and talent handler at multiple red-carpet premieres and amfAR Gala. • Guest list management and event assistance at VIP parties. • Tracked and prepared media coverage reports for each project.

        2018

        Marketing & Content Executive

        Suggestv

        Feb 2017 - Feb 2018
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • Marketing: ● Responsible for rebranding the company, logo, messaging and created a new company website ● Devised a marketing strategy for 2018, outlining the company’s core objectives ● Designed business cards and promotional brochures to attract new business ● Managed all company social media including LinkedIn, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and blogs ● Managed the company’s outsourced PR team ● Organised and marketed events such as company functions, industry panels and roundtable dinners Sales: ● Generated sales leads and attended sales meetings and presentations ● Negotiated and closed deals with publishers, content providers and advertising partners ● Produced sales reports for senior management including feedback on all new and existing business ● Created a sales strategy handbook outlining company targets and monthly projections ● Attended large global industry events such as DMEXCO, Digiday and New Video Frontiers Account Management: ● Provided full account management and PA support to the CEO ● Wrote and distributed monthly newsletters to new and existing clients ● Dealt with all incoming correspondence and full diary management ● Arranged meetings, preparing rooms and materials, note taking ● Organised business trips and travel arrangements and accommodation ● Maintained confidential documents and files, and dealt with expense submissions ● Responsible for ongoing training of new interns and personal development plans

        2017

        Assistant Consultant

        The DDA Group

        Jun 2016 - Oct 2017
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Full Time
        • ● Assisted in providing in-depth advice and support to the personal clients of the Founder of the company ● Advised on international sales, distribution, marketing and public relations for filmed entertainment ● Coordinated business and personal travel itineraries for the producers, distributors and celebrity talent ● Worked on two majors film projects, ‘Snowden’ and ‘American Pastoral’ ● Dealt with the press tours, organised film screenings, updated budget and expenditure records ● Liaised with festival talent reps worldwide, booking personal jets, restaurants and hotels ● Involved in reading incoming scripts and provided feedback and comments ● All internal office administration and support to the team, responsible for taking all incoming calls ● Assisted in organising press junkets and acted as a press liaison and talent handler at London premieres ● Provided full PA support to the Founder of the company

        2015

        Assistant Brands Publicist

        The DDA Group

        Aug 2015 - Sep 2015
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Internship
        • ● Responsible for writing global listings, monthly media alerts, features and press releases ● Communicated with the press, pitching events, film/TV premieres and talent via telephone ● Prepared activity reports, presentations and updated all existing press materials

        2015

        PR/Events Intern

        Boodles

        Jul 2015 - Oct 2015
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Internship
        • ● Acted as a runner during the company release of a new jewellery collection ● Assisted in producing and finalising the company’s Christmas brochure ● Organised, marketed and attended a very successful Boxing Ball charity auction ● Managed all company social media including Twitter and Instagram

        2016

        Event Manager

        Kalm Kitchen

        Sep 2012 - Sep 2016
        • Puttenham, Guildford, UK
        • Freelance
        • ● Event management of private weddings, parties and corporate events ● Liaised with catering companies, florists and all other suppliers ● Recruited, trained and monitored waiting and bar staff

        Education

        2016

        BA (Hons) Sociology 2:1

        Newcastle University

        Sep 2013 - Jul 2016
        • Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

        Awards

        2018

        L2 Certificate in Gym Instruction

        Premier Global NASM

        2015

        Edexcel Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Spectator Safety (QCF)

        Aegon

        2011

        Silver Duke of Edinburgh Award

        Cranleigh School