Aslam Hussain

Digitisation Assistant (Collections & Library)


About me

I am a passionate, respectful individual who works hard in any environment. I have a wealth of experience in the voluntary sector, customer service and International administration. I also possess excellent interpersonal skills and able to communicate effectively with people from many different and wonderfully diverse background/s that has enabled me to integrate well with my colleagues and, learners and develop valuable friendships.


  • Events
  • Marketing PR
  • Account Management
  • Business Development
  • Client Services
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Networking
  • Problem Solving
  • Relationship Management
  • Office
  • Photoshop
  • Powerpoint
  • Word
  • Customer Service

Companies I’ve worked with

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  • Design Museum

    Design Museum

    • Design & Creative

Work history


Picture Researcher

Design Museum

Feb 2016 - May 2016
  • The Design Museum is one of the world’s leading museums online with a substantial social media presence of over two million followers on Twitter alone. This placement is involved working closely alongside the Design Museum’s Digital Content Coordinator to support and develop content across all digital platforms. There will be a particular focus on researching images for the Design and Designers profile section on the new Design Museum website - a hugely popular learning resource for the museum’s digital audiences. (


Digitisation Assistant (collections & Library

Royal Academy of Arts

Aug 2015 - Jun 2018
  • - Digital capture through scanning or photography of RA Collection. - Post-production of images for internal database and online presentation using Adobe products. - Applying keywords to images for easy browsing and retrieval. (Search Engine Optimisation) - Promoting the project through the RA blog and other social media. (i.e. From the RA Tumblr page) - Support the Events Manager and Volunteer Co-ordinator in-regards to public events such as Open House, Tours and Talks etc…


IELTS Invigilator

The British Council

Mar 2015 - May 2017
  • The UK government recently announced important changes to Secure English Language Tests (SELTs) for visa purposes. Both IELTS and the new IELTS Life Skills test have been approved for UK visas that require proof of English language level and will only be offered in 10 authorised locations throughout the UK.


Client Executive

Kaplan International College

Aug 2014 - Jun 2015
  • Sales, Account management and customer experience for world’s leading English language travel company. Working with a team of 10+ consultants, marketers, Advisors and Executives in mainly engaging with clients from Middle East & North African countries (MENA) and then around the world. Kaplan International English operates 45 schools, city-centre residences and award-winning social activities in the UK, Ireland, USA, Canada, Australia and NZ. As well as providing innovative undergraduate and graduate programmes.


International Administrator

Ealing Hammersmith West London College

May 2012 - Jun 2014
  • - Monitoring admission requirements and collation of required application document/s – making sure that they are accurate and up-to-date. So that we adhere to UKBA requirements. - Advising visitors to ensure a seamless provision of service, such as to provide information & advice on courses and International processes to overseas students/parents/relatives/friends. - Working with the Marketing and Web Content & PR Executives on implementation of agreed marketing plans. - Developing content for a range of marketing and events activities, expressing messages in a clear, grammatically correct, accurate manner for a variety of audiences. - Managing, and growing brand outposts via popular social media (including Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Tumblr and Youtube etc…). - Participating in education exhibitions in the UK – market specific, giving advice and presentations. (This will include booking stands and equipment, organising staffing and promotional materials.)



Master of Business Administration Incomplete

University of Wales

Aug 2013 - Aug 2015
  • EHWLC’s Staff CPD Programme


NVQ Level 2 Business Administration

Ealing Hammersmith West London College

Aug 2009 - May 2010


    3D Animation BTEC National Diploma

    Lewisham City Learning Centre

    Aug 2006 - May 2007


      Fine Design Technology, Government Politics and Mathematics

      Hillsyde Sixth Form

      Aug 2005 - May 2007
      • A Levels


      Scottish Standards

      Drumchaple High

      Jul 2000 - May 2005



        Award in recognition to dedication and commitment as a volunteer to EHWLC

        • Recognition for work completed across various departments in the EHWLC College, such as; Marketing, Admin and Library etc..


        vTalent Year Graduate

        • vInspired Talent is a unique full-time volunteering programme that helps young people progress into employment, education and training.