Junior Ajayi

Creative & Marketing Specialist

  • LevelMid Level
  • LocationChatham, United Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsWriter - Copywriter - Marketer


About me

Particularly interested in youth culture and emerging trends within the music industry. I enjoy connecting brands with influencers, planning and developing events and seeing them through to fruition, keeping up to date with social media trends and implementing new strategies for brands to maximise their digital presence


  • Advertising
  • Events
  • Marketing PR
  • TV
  • Blogs
  • Brand Management
  • Project Management
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Web Content
  • Communications
  • Excel
  • Office
  • Powerpoint
  • Word
  • Ideas Development
  • PR
  • Ad Production
  • Assistant Producer
  • Broadcast Production
  • Influencer Engagement
  • Creative Events

Work history


Senior Mentor


Jun 2016
  • Full Time
  • NCS with The Challenge is an intensive three-part programme for 16 and 17 year olds that takes place outside of term time in spring, summer or autumn. I was responsible for leading, inspiring and developing a team of young people which included: A stay away from home at an outdoor activity centre Aiding in developing new skills and meeting new people A university style experience living together in their team A unique experience to design their own campaigning project Facilitating and tailoring curriculum sessions to the team in an engaging and inspiring way Leading visits to community partners and charities Working with the the Assistant Programme Leader to deal with challenging behaviour Working residentially during the NCS Personal Challenge and NCS Team Challenge Participating alongside the young people on a variety of outdoor activities, for example camping outdoors, rock climbing or kayaking.


Freelance Creative

1000 Heads

Jan 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Working with various clients such as Carphone Warehouse, Deloitte, Engage Sports Media, MOBO Awards and performing artists to produce campaigns, online ads and music videos. • Curating Ideas • Dealing with briefs • Filming/Editing • Liaising/building relationships with celebs/influencers • Identify key influencers, bloggers and online media • Scouting locations • Budgeting


Digital Content Manager

MOBO Awards

Dec 2015 - Apr 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Responsible for the daily content management of The MOBO Awards, also help to manage their social media accounts. • Uploading and managing web content • Liaising with external clients • Monitoring and managing social media channels, including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram • Writing content for website • Contributing creative ideas to account directors • Proofreading and editing copy • SEO descriptions


Marketing Assistant

SXSW Festival

Mar 2014 - Aug 2014
  • Austin, United States
  • Full Time
  • Working within the Eco Systems and Marketing departments for a globally recognised Technology, Film and Music Festival •Developing ideas, sales activations including parties, exhibitions and competitions •Played a pivotal role in email/blogging updates •Producing print material for various stages and events •Transitioned into a role in the production team •Aided in preparation before and during the festival •Construction/Breakdown of stages and production materials •Prepping seminar rooms •Working backstage as a contact between artists/managers and production team.



Advertising and Marketing

University of Bedfordshire

Sep 2008 - Jun 2011
  • Marketing/PR