Kirsten Wicks

Social Media Executive


  • Events
  • Marketing PR
  • Radio
  • TV
  • Digital Content
  • Multi-platform Content
  • Production Assistant
  • Excel
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Office
  • Powerpoint

Work history


Website Design

Mayteck Ltd

Sep 2015 - Dec 2015
  • Updating Mayteck''s website, including design & layout.


Social Media Executive

Ella’s Kitchen

Dec 2014 - Aug 2015
  • The job entailed roles such as producing fun, inspiring + unique content to post on Ella’s social channels (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram + Youtube) which oozed ‘Ellasness’. Whilst online, I picked up all interactions + comments on all social channels and chatted to users with their queries, questions. I also dealt with all Customer Service enquires through social media + worked very closely with their Customer Care team to resolve complaints in an appropriate and prompt manner. As well as the UK side of Ella’s Kitchen, I also managed the Europe distributors + all European social media content for Scandanavia + Benelux making sure all Ella’s social channels are truly + uniquely following Ella’s style.


Customer Service Advisor


Nov 2013 - Jul 2014
  • I worked as a Customer Service Advisor in their sales and customer service department in Head Office on a temporary contract. My role included taking calls & emails from customers, dealing with all types of queries and complaints however big or small they were.


Radio DJ & Producer

Radio Sonar Voice FM

Aug 2011 - May 2013
  • Whilst at university I was a member of both the university's radio station (Radio Sonar) and a community radio station (Voice FM). I presented and produced a show on Radio Sonar for two years and became a committee member in my third year where I was voted in as Head of Events and became responsible for the marketing and social cohesion of the station and its members. Voice FM is a community radio station in Southampton & as part of a small group, we presented & produced a weekly entertainment show.


Disney Castmember

Walt Disney World

May 2011 - Aug 2011
  • I was lucky enough to gain a place working for Disney in their Disneyworld resort theme park in Florida. Here I completed an International College Program where I worked in outdoor food in Hollywood Studios. We were trained for a week to meet Disney’s high standards of customer service and eventually graduated successfully from Disney University at the end of the program. I worked within a team where communication and teamwork was essential to make sure the whole department ran successfully. Daily tasks included, serving guests, cooking snacks, re- stocking food carts, preparing food carts for opening and closing and of course making sure every guest had a ‘magical’ day every day.



Media Culture Production

Southampton Solent University

Aug 2010 - May 2013
  • Production skills such as video editing, photography, and radio, combined with the study of media cultural theory in western and non-western contexts.