A University of Nottingham graduate, awarded a 2:1 in American and Canadian, Literature, History and Culture (with international study abroad), Currently living in London. I consider myself to be hard working, forward thinking and a good communicator, something that I have demonstrated through working in the hospitality industry. More importantly, I am experienced at working under pressure in a fast paced environment and it is in these situations that my organisational skills and creative thinking come to the fore. I have always been interested in the media and have got involved through my work experience. I recently completed a Graduate internship with Midas Public Relations where I developed the skills needed to work in this industry. I have also worked, as a runner with production company Zeppotron. It is through these experiences that I have cemented my desire to pursue a career in creative and marketing industries.
An Intern at Midas Public Relations, the leading independent communications agency for books, publishing, culture and the arts. Working primarily on publishing accounts including Twenty7 (Bonnier Fiction) and Mira (Harper Collins). Main responsibilities include supporting Account Managers; writing press releases and media pitches, researching and organising blog tours.
This role required: • Excellent customer service • Great communication skills • Working as part of a team in an extremely busy environment for long hours. • Problem solving for example, dealing with difficult customers. • Financial management.
Production Runner for the pre-production of Channel 4's television show 'Black Mirror.'
Received a 2:1 in American & Canadian Literature, History and Culture (with international study abroad). Module Examples: • Advertising: A Critical Perspective • Popular Music and Counter Culture • Ethnic & Immigrant Writing • US & Caribbean Culture. • The Vietnam War Dissertation titled