Gerald Onyango

Gerald Onyango

Account ManagerCroydon, United Kingdom
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Gerald Onyango

Gerald Onyango

Account ManagerCroydon, United Kingdom
About me
Driven 20 something who absorbs his surroundings, is highly efficient and is a people person. An experienced marketer who's worked with a number of global brands (including Google, PlayStation, Netflix, Sky, NBA and many more) and has been the driving force behind many of their global campaigns. Additionally, I have managed the social media accounts of some the world's leading brands and have led their global social activations. Aside of this; I have set up my own online lifestyle publication, Bespoke Mag - that is curated by emerging adults. Talking sport, music, fashion and fashion. Here I've managed events both in the UK and abroad, produced leading content and collaborated with huge brands.
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Projects credited in
  • WHERE THE HEART IS - Personal series
    WHERE THE HEART IS - Personal seriesFor the full series - ‘Where the Heart Is’ continues my exploration of our relationship with the concept of ‘home’. The pandemic and the subsequent lockdowns have taken a toll on us and have impacted our intimate relationships. This series looks to encourage self-reflection for ourselves and how we feel about our homes, as it has become more than merely a place we rest in. The series consists of 18 portraits taken during two nationwide lockdowns, add
Work history
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    Account ManagerLivity
     - London, United KingdomFreelance
    My role at Livity mainly consisted of 4 key areas: project management, budget management, creative and account handling. At Livity I was able to take my Account Management skills to a new level by ultimately becoming a better project manager. I worked across 4 different accounts with Google and PlayStation being my retainer accounts and Netflix and NSPCC being project-based. Additionally, at Livity I mentored various young people in supporting their entrepreneurial goals as well as constantly monitoring trends and habits that were relevant to our client's industry. My role also included: • Managing a portfolio of accounts (including Google, PlayStation, Netflix and NSPCC) • Project managing a range of campaigns • Developing and monitoring budgets for global brands including Google and PlayStation • Fostering client relationships • Developing and implementing timing plans and scope of works • Writing and delivering creative briefs • Event management including Netflix and Google • Mentoring young entrepreneurs and presenting at workshops • Implementing a range of marketing strategies • Financial administration • Leading meetings with stakeholders, presentations and conference calls • Pitching to global brands • Brand partnerships, identifying new clients and general new business work Media (4)This position has 4 media Previous Next
    Account ManagerThinkhouse
     - London, United KingdomFull Time
    • Managed the Expedia, Sky, Topdeck and Otterbox accounts • Delivered updates, evaluation reports, insights and plans in accordance with client requests and agency needs. • Developed and Implemented plans. From plan development right through to evaluation – using the resources available across the agency team. • Day-to-day client management and interfacing. Leading client facing scenarios, managing meetings, agendas and outcomes • Day to day problem solving for client and team management • Budget development and management • Led brainstorms and creative sessions • Presented and led numerous pitches • Clients markets varied globally but were mainly EMEA
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  • Marketing
  • Project Management
  • Communication
  • Account Management
  • Writing
  • Relationship Building
  • Leadership
  • Organisation
  • PR
  • Confidence
    Politics & International Relations (2:1) University of Kent
     - Canterbury, United Kingdom