Katherine Cox

Senior Events Marketing Executive

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About me

I am a Senior Events Marketing Executive with a record of generating excellent overall results and very satisfied clients. My career progression has been built upon a reputation for a collaborative, flexible approach, excellent stakeholder and project management skills, with a flair for creativity and attention to detail. Responsibility for the marketing from planning through to delivery, along with event management experience, has given me a thorough understanding of the building blocks of a profitable and memorable event.

Skills

  • Marketing
  • Copywriting
  • Editing
  • Social Media
  • Event Management
  • Website Management
  • Cost Negotiating
  • Supplier Management

Work history

2016

Senior Marketing Executive

Fireball Ltd

Oct 2010 - Dec 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • During my time at Fireball I had three promotions, progressing from Intern to Senior Events Marketing Executive. Intern Oct 2010-Feb 2011 Events and New Media Assistant March 2011-March 2012 Events and New Media Executive April 2012-May 2013 Senior Events Marketing Executive June 2013-Dec 2016 Marketing Responsibilities Delivering the integrated marketing plan for individual events: ● Managing development of all marketing materials - briefing and working with designers to produce a range of collateral types, ensuring creative synergy across all elements. ● Overseeing timely delivery and effective production of all marketing elements in print and online. ● Liaising with clients and key stakeholders to understand requirements and manage artwork approvals, maintaining high levels of communication throughout the event marketing process. ● Copywriting for all marketing channels and editing copy for event brochures with a reputation for excellent attention to detail. ● Driving event ticket sales - sourcing suitable leads, making contact and managing relationships with new and existing leads to complete sales. Working with clients and event committees to identify and engage leads within their communities. ● Managing fulfilment of sponsor requirements including branding, photography, PR and on-site presence. ● Managing the digital presence for each event – development, integrated launch and maintenance of websites; social media management. ● Providing digital campaign reports and monitoring event sales to provide a tailored marketing plan. Managing the Fireball brand: ● Ensuring correct use of the company’s logo, branding and messaging across internal and external materials. ● Maintaining and developing the company website alongside external designers to improve the user experience, using WordPress as a CMS. ● Creating and implementing integrated digital marketing plans to drive revenue for the company’s other revenue streams. ● Managing the company’s comprehensive social media presence. Event Management Responsibilities ● Managing event buying - sourcing suppliers, maintaining supplier relationships, negotiating costs and ensuring timely delivery. ● Managing guest queries, ensuring timely communication of event information and a positive guest experience. ● Booking and managing temporary event staff - briefing teams of up to 12 on pre-event tasks, ensuring high levels of motivation and efficiency during tasks to meet event deadlines.

2010

Receptionist

AKO Capital LLP

Dec 2009 - Mar 2010
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Receptionist and PA to an Investment Analyst.

Education

2009

Batchelor of Arts Degree

University of Sussex

Sep 2006 - Jun 2009
  • Brighton, United Kingdom
  • BA (Hons) Psychology and Management Studies, 2:1

2006

One Year Intensive Performing Arts Course

Italia Conti Academy of Performing Arts

Sep 2005 - Jun 2006
  • London, United Kingdom
  • One year, full time, intensive course studying singing, dancing and acting. Scholarship Award 2006, awarded by Italia Conti.

2005

A Levels

Ranelagh School

Sep 1998 - Jun 2005
  • Bracknell, United Kingdom
  • 3 A Levels: Biology (B) Music (B) Psychology (B)