Darren Millard

Work Experience - Buzz Magazine

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Projects

Skills

  • Fashion
  • Administration
  • Office
  • Word

Companies I’ve worked with

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  • Dazed Media

    Dazed Media

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    • Digital Media

Work history

Currently

Work Experience Buzz Magazine

Buzz Magazine

Jun 2015
  • • Contributed to the July 2015 issue by writing articles; art, music, travel, food and events. • Gathered research for articles and upcoming editorial pieces. • Transcribed audio interviews.

2014

Grants Intern

Community Foundation in Wales

Jun 2014 - Dec 2014
  • • General office tasks which include data entry, word processing, filing, scanning, printing, writing cheques and opening and distributing mail. • Used the Salesforce database software to enter, organise and source information. • Answered phone calls from colleagues, clients and the public.

2013

Fashion Features Intern

British Vogue

Sep 2013 - Nov 2013
  • • Made, received and transferred phone-calls. • Returned clothes to PR companies and made call-ins for samples and look-books; organised the wardrobe rails; carried and returned clothes to VOGUE’s photographic studio. • Booked courier deliveries for important items and occasionally organised transport for staff to events. • Communicated with the VOGUE HOUSE reception desk, the mailroom depot team and VOGUE staff as a whole to complete various administrative tasks.

2013

Work Experience Journalism

Media Wales

Apr 2013 - Apr 2013
  • • Undertook field-work to interview people for a story; I researched the piece, wrote the article and met the interviewees. • Answered phone-calls and passed on messages; also made phone-calls for potential stories and interviews. • My work has been published in the South Wales Echo newspaper. • Gained an understanding of newsroom environments and the specialist software used.

2013

Editorial Intern

Dazed Media

Mar 2013 - Mar 2013
  • • Transcribed audio interviews to an accurate standard. • Gathered detailed research on future interviewees and upcoming editorial pieces. • Successfully pitched editorial ideas for the magazine.

Education

2014

Level 4 in Business Administration

City Guilds

Jun 2014 - Sep 2014
  • Business Administration

2011

Creative Writing English Literature

Aberystwyth University

Aug 2008 - Jun 2011
  • Creative Writing & English Literature

Awards

2014

Level 4 in Business Administration

  • City and Guilds Professional Development Award July