Aliyah Ferguson

Events Co-ordinator

Level
Junior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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About me

Hey there! I'm currently working as an Events Coordinator with The Postal Museum. I'm a very positive, motivated individual who thrives in busy atmospheres. Always up for something new, with over 3 years experience in Admin and Events. I'm open to opportunities in Music, Fashion, Culture and Events.

Skills

  • MS Office
  • Social Media
  • Time Management
  • Stress Management
  • Positive Attitude
  • Commuications
  • Commitment
  • Problem Solving
  • Creative Thinking
  • Photography

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • A New Direction

    A New Direction

    • Non Creative Industries
  • Penguin Random House UK

    Penguin Random House UK

    • Publishing
  • Artichoke

    Artichoke

    • Charity
  • Open City Documentary Festival

    Open City Documentary Festival

    • Film

Work history

2017

Artist Facilitator

William Morris Gallery

Dec 2017 - Dec 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Supporting William Morris Gallery in the planning and delivery of family events. · Artist liaison. · Helping artists to set up/organise events.

2017

Event Assistant

A New Direction

Nov 2017 - Nov 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Assisting in the organisation of the event. · Sourcing materials to support the delivery of the event. · Working in a team to transform the space in to the event.

2017

Children's Marketing and PR Assistant

Penguin Random House UK

Nov 2017 - Nov 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Updating and monitoring the Jacqueline Wilson, email/website/mail base. · Creating orders for books. · Doing research in to new books to help with publicity/social media. · Doing social media research to help attract new audiences, build new contacts. · Monitoring and answering queries on the Penguin Schools email additionally sending educational materials, flyers.) · Monitoring trending competitions and choosing winners. · Sending mail outs to schools and competition winners

2017

Sep 2017 - Sep 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Front of House. · Assisting styling team making sure they have got the right resources.

2017

Sep 2017 - Sep 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Front of House. · Creating guest lists. · Organising tickets. · Managing feedback. · Checking the screens we are using are set up with the correct equipment

2017

Aug 2017 - Aug 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Front of House. · Assisting with set up with artist liaison and technical duties.

2017

Community Arts Apprentice/Arts Administrator

William Morris Gallery

Jan 2016 - Jul 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Assisting the learning officer to deliver the schools programme and family events programme at Vestry House Museum. · Assisting with workshops – helping to deliver them, engaging with schools and pupils. · Responsible for the smooth running of the workshops/events. · Overseeing volunteers and freelancers. · Photography for pilot workshops to show success and market workshop. · Assisting Front of House team with day to day gallery greeting and events. · Admin – creating stats, updating spread sheets for mailing lists and information about workshops. · Helping to create worksheets, to plan events. · Volunteer management. · Artist liaison. · Assisting with admin and preparation to take to stakeholders; Arts Council England and Heritage Lottery Fund.

2015

Social Media Assistant and Front of House

Bootstrap Company

Jun 2015 - Jul 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Updating social media platforms with upcoming events and information. · Monitoring social media platforms. · Engaging with social media platforms. · Photography for live events. · Assisting Front of House. · Greeting customers and providing excellent customer service.

2012

Apr 2012 - Jul 2012
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Help plan and contribute ideas to existing and upcoming projects. Learn new skills and techniques. · Sketch and interpret ideas. · Create and complete a skills development project of which will be displayed in a final showcasing exhibition.

Education

2017

Level 2 Award in Community Arts Administration

National College Creative Industries

Jan 2016 - Jul 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Apprenticeship delivered with The William Morris Gallery.

2015

Bronze Arts Award

A New Direction

May 2015 - Jul 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Creativity Works: Festivals. An 8 week course in events.

2014

3 A Levels (Sociology, Media Studies, Photography)

City and Islington Sixth Form College

Sep 2012 - Aug 2014
  • London, United Kingdom

2012

Award in Accelerate into University

Open City

Mar 2012 - Aug 2012
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 6 month programme helping to prepare to apply to university.