I was actively responsible for being the runner of a busy post-production company. Not only was I responsible for being first point of contact in the office, I also helped the producers and other staff with office errands and maintaining the office to be at a good standard. Meeting and greeting with top clients was essential and extremely important.
Developed basic and advanced researching skills. Contributing creative ideas to new clients and artists. Assisting office staff in day-to-day administrative duties. Assisting staff at various promotional events on radio and TV. Being actively involved in the social media marketing and other online tasks. Being actively involved in maintaining relationships with clients from Radio 1 and Radio 2. gained experience in radio plugging, especially within Radio 2. Worked in the running of the promotion for various types of clients including Ward Thomas, Son of Jack, Sinead O Connor, Peter Andre, Johnny Borrell.
Working alongside the small team and being actively responsible in the press and publicity errands for artist promotional material. This included sitting in on interviews, contributing opinions and ideas to unreleased tracks, drafting press releases, social media marketing and raising profile online.
Answering and dealing with sales calls. Greeting/dealing with customers in the showroom. Making sure the showroom is at a clean and tidy standard. Meeting and greeting with clients between interviews/meetings. Being the first point of contact for the company.
Duties included archiving, assisting editors and the picture department on a day-to-day basis with administrative tasks, writing music and album reviews, researching topical music news, assisting alongside the NME radio department.
Worked alongside the duty directors dealing with sales calls and other office errands such as filing, photocopying and also a frequent use of Microsoft Excel. Answering phone calls and dealing with clients from all levels in and out of the business.
13 A*-C Grade
Awarded with the 'Employee of the year' title whilst working as a team assistant for Sodexo.