Enthusiastic graduate student, eagerly attempting to start a career within the creative/ media industry. I am very passionate about innovation and creativity and thrive from within roles that allow autonomy and free expression. Recently, having pursued roles which off these traits I have found that my strengths lay in my ability to be self- reliant and responsible for my own work. I have found an interest in web design and video editing of which these skills I continue to develop on my personal music website, CONCEITED|SOUNDS. understanding that the creative industry is expanding rapidly, I am keen to continue to develop my skills as to develop both personally and to become more employable.
Working within the quality and product development department, my role requires high attention to detail in addition to self- management and good communication demonstrated within my responsibilities, which include: examining products, ensuring they adhere to regulatory requirements and consumer trends; liaising with buyers and suppliers, to enable organisation of campaigns; as well as collating documented information into critical paths as to synchronise business activities.
Working for the largest domestic and international cheque processing company in the country, this role required that I maintain a high level of accuracy, due to the sensitive nature of information handled. Responsibilities included: working critically with data and various computer systems, to assess their legitimacy; liaising with banking relationship managers, to ensure coordination of deadlines; in addition to identifying and reconciling discrepancies in processed activities.
Utilising aspects of fashion trends, design and style to creatively promote products to enhance both the consumers experience and the brands’ value. Responsibilities for this role included: reviewing store schematics to highlight selling opportunities; analysing sales figures to identify weaknesses and success; recommending visual and aesthetic strategies to increase product appeal. In addition to maintaining awareness of market trends, through analysis of competitor activities.
Modules included: Understanding mass communication, propaganda, Marketing management, Marketing communications, integrated marketing communications. Additionally, achieved a 1st in dissertation project entitled: Mods: critique of subcultural theories