Jessica Goodman


  • LocationUnited Kingdom

About me


Journalist. Storyteller. Scribe. Freelance fanatic. Undercover agent.



  • Events
  • Marketing PR
  • Editing
  • Journalism
  • Online
  • Print
  • Administration
  • Assistant
  • Creative
  • Office Management
  • Entertainment
  • Media
  • Popular Culture
  • Social
  • Communications

Work history


Contributing Journalist


Nov 2014
  • Generally this role consists of pitching news/reviews/features to the team, promoting DIY and the best and most current in the music industry, and writing articles for publication.


Hires & Loans Assistant

Birmingham City University

Jan 2015
  • Front of house, hiring and returning equipment to and from students, dealing with queries, assisting with equipment use (if guidance needed).


Contributing Journalist

The Line Of Best Fit

Feb 2014
  • I assist with the day-to-day running of the website, seeking out the latest music news and releases, and writing articles on them in a prompt manner. I continue to write release and live reviews, features, and conduct interviews.


Contributing Journalist


Feb 2014
  • Work includes writing articles for publication, and pitching ideas for articles and reviews.


Admin & SEO Assistant


Aug 2014 - Sep 2014
  • I was charged with administrative duties, answering phones, monitoring projects, sitting in on meetings, writing briefs and tender documents, and SEO work for clients (such as social networking, blogging).


New Music & Assistant Editor

Counteract Magazine

Feb 2013 - Jul 2014
  • This role included keeping the website up to date, formatting and publishing contributed articles, writing for publication, managing the team of contributors, and enforcing deadlines. I also assisted with Counteract Magazine Presents gigs, making line-up decisions, promoting the events, aiding with the running of the events themselves, and working on the door throughout the events.


Team Member

Alfie Birds

Apr 2014 - Jul 2014
  • Primarily bar work, this role consisted of working front of house, serving customers, working cashiers, stocking bars, door work, and cleaning.


Box Office Assistant

O2 Academy

Aug 2013 - Jan 2014
  • This position consisted of ticket sales/collects, and guest list names at events. I assisted people upon entry to the venue, and acted as the first port of call for the public upon arrival. Whilst there, I was equipped to use various computer programmes and scanners.



470 Media

Nov 2011 - Mar 2013
  • My role included finding, researching and creating stories for The Hidden City. Research, interviews, audio editing, slideshow editing, and video editing were all inbuilt into this position. From October 2012, I was in charge of overseeing all audio-slideshows/videos in the production stage prior to publication.



BA(Hons) Media Communication

Birmingham City University

Aug 2011 - May 2014