Erin Rooney

PR and Communications Intern

  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom



  • Marketing PR
  • TV
  • Assistant
  • Corporate PR
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Web Content
  • Event Organisation
  • Production Assistant
  • Communications
  • Office
  • Powerpoint
  • Word
  • Content and Media Writing

Work history


PR & Communications Intern

Cass Business School, City University London

Jun 2014


PR & Communications Intern

Cass Business School, City University London

May 2014 - Feb 2015
  • Turning complex academic research into short concise news stories and press releases for the website. Drafting creative stories about student achievement for the Cass website and internal magazine. Organising monthly digital video web casts where Cass academics were interviewed about their research. Managing the Cass social media feeds to promote events and research. Managing requests from national and trade media journalists for interviews with Cass professors and identifying opportunities for academics to comment on breaking news stories. Monitoring daily media coverage using Microsoft’s CRM software.


Footsteps Fund Fundraiser

University of Leeds Footsteps Fund

Aug 2013 - Apr 2014
  • Contacting University of Leeds alumni via phone and email correspondence to inform them about the work of the alumni charity and persuade them to make a donation. Strengthening the Leeds alumni network by promoting events, answering any queries and chatting about alumni university experiences and life after graduation.



History Undergraduate

University of Leeds

Aug 2010 - May 2014