Darya Yafimava

  • LocationUnited Kingdom



  • Marketing PR
  • Media Relations
  • Copywriting
  • Volunteering in Arts

Work history


Volunteer Gallery Invigilator

Spike Island Artspace Ltd

Jun 2015 - Jul 2015
  • invigilating the main gallery spaces - providing front-of-house services, as well as comprehensive and engaging information about the running exhibitions and the arts centre - collecting and managing customer feedback


Global Marketing Copywriter

Epam Systems Inc

Mar 2013 - Aug 2014
  • My latest job within the office confines for a global 11,000+ staff company. My daily duties included all types of corporate communication (press releases, case studies, white papers, event announcements, online content, miscellaneous marketing collateral); liaising between the global marketing team and production divisions; cross-departmental marketing cooperation; assistance with corporate marketing strategies and social media relations; content generation and editing for the internal communication board.


Copywriting Team Leader

Imcredo Inc

Jul 2011 - Mar 2013
  • creating marketing materials for the company and its corporate clients - developing social media and blogging strategies - assisting with client communication and account management - hosting in-house copywriting courses - managing the copywriting team of 5 at all levels


Volunteer Festival Coordinator

Cinema Perpetuum Mobile

Aug 2012 - Dec 2012
  • - engaging with potential festival partners and participants - communicating with foreign participants - taking up media relations, including working on press kits and social media profiles - helping with volunteer coordination



MA Creative and Media Enterprises

University of Warwick

Sep 2015 - Sep 2015
  • - Managing Intellectual Property - Creativity & Organisations - Marketing - Semiotics of brands, all with the focus on creative industries.


BA Intercultural Communication

Belarusian State Economic University

Aug 2007 - May 2012
  • Intercultural business communication, including: Public Relations, Marketing, International Economics, Management, Communication Strategies, Semiotics, Cultural Studies, etc.



Deutsche Bank Awards for Creative Enterprise (Shortlisted)

  • In May 2015, I was shortlisted for Deutsche Bank Awards for Creative Enterprise in the Fine Art category with a project on design collaboration, printmaking and the ethnic revival of Belarus where I acted as an author of the aesthetic concept, business model and promotion strategy. https://www.db.com/unitedkingdom/content/en/deutsche_bank_awards.html