I am an experienced marketing assistant, writer and creative professional with a background in museums and heritage and literary publishing. I am seeking a new Marketing Executive position in a medium to large organisation.Locked Pro Plan feature
I work closely with the Marketing Manager to plan and deliver campaigns across multi-channel platforms, including digital, print and email, and to monitor campaign performance using analytics, benchmarking and visitor research. I undertake copywriting, editing and proofreading marketing copy as well as designing marketing materials and creating content for the website and social media.
I manage my own website dedicated to engaging with arts, media, culture and current affairs through a feminist lens.
Wrote weekly columns about current events, politics and popular culture for Verb's online magazine.
Planned and delivered marketing campaigns and oversaw design of promotional materials including title information sheets, seasonal catalogues, advertisements and creating content for web and social media. Wrote copy for book jackets and title information sheets and worked closely with the external sales team and with individual authors, as well as copyediting and proofreading final manuscripts for print. Assisted with event planning and managed advertising and touring budgets for authors.
Copywriting and design of press releases and title information sheets and content creation for social media, web and the blog. Assisted with promotions, events and PR and managed press mail outs and the Book of the Month Club. Read and provided editorial notes on unsolicited fiction manuscripts.
Attended special events and wrote biweekly columns about the heritage and culture of the Distillery District.
Web design and content creation for web and social media. Assisted with curriculum development including creative writing seminars for primary schools and with delivery of workshops.
Wrote monthly articles for the magazine and weekly web articles and managed social media. Copyedited and proofread all submissions.
Oversaw development committee for promotional video project before writing, producing and editing video for the ISSAC website. Assisted with office administration and answered student enquiries at the student services desk. Represented university at study abroad fairs in the UK.
Undertook archival, library and image research for Dr. Dwayne Brenna’s book Our Kind of Work: The Glory Days and Difficult Times of the 25th Street Theatre (Thistledown Press, 2011). Copyedited and proofread final manuscript and compiled bibliographical data and image credits.
Dissertation Screenplay: The Scotland Project Seminars in Intertextuality; Creative Writing Research Skills; Poem and Story, Story as Poem; Death and the Moving Image and Cold War Film
Research paper: ‘Butterflies and Gazing Eyes: Images of Childhood in the Holocaust’
Seminars in History, Film Studies, Sociology and English Literature
Honours Symposium paper: ‘The Importance of Names and Naming in Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale’ Seminars in Shakespearian Adaptation, Satire, American Literature, History and Future of the Book, Film Studies, Canadian Literature and other English Literature topics