I am a highly motivated communications professional, skilled working both independently and as part of a team. I am collaborative and curious and happy to undertake new challenges. I am fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese. Over the years I have developed general skills as: • time management and strong organisational skills; • good communication and motivation skills; • good problem solving skills. I have worked in varied roles and industries, as a theatre producer, events producer, communications assistant and founded my own digital marketing business where I managed and implement several campaigns. I also worked for a TV Ads Production Company as an executive producer and as a freelance media agent. I am originally from Uruguay, South America, but I also have a EU citizenship. I have lived in different countries, in Israel for a year, Australia for 6 months, Brazil for 6 months and I am living in the UK since March 2015.
General: assistance to the senior producer in different projects, including writing press releases and tour packs and managing Facebook and Twitter to promote shows. Also focused on fundraising, researching funds and sending applications. Specific: Assistant producer for the play Lady Anna shown in Park Theatre in August 2015. Assistance on planning and delivering marketing strategy for Phoenix Rising’s run at the Tristan Bates in September 2015.
Assistance to the General Producer for the 3 week run at The Cockpit Theatre of the play "Faustaff", which was a co-production between Mexico and the UK.
I founded my own Digital Marketing boutique agency in Uruguay, which I had for over two years and on behalf of which I created several campaigns for different local brands. Over that period I created successful campaigns for brands like Burger King Uruguay in Facebook, as well as for local businesses like an international courier (for which I created their Facebook page, ran their Facebook ad campaigns and managed their social media strategy), a gourmet boutique shop, a jewellery company (for which we increased their sales in 5% in only 3 months); I was also responsible for building a client portfolio and delivering outstanding customer service. I secured 3 of our 6 clients and was their point of contact for two years;
Tasks: - Greeting and serving customers from the moment they enter the shop -Advising customers and answer any queries they may have -Till handling (selling and refund) -Keeping the shop floor clean and tidy. -Restocking goods and manage deliveries
Producer, Assistant-Producer and Assistant-Director in various plays over 6 years. - General managed whole production process - Coordinate creative teams - Coordinate rehearsals and find rehearsal spaces - Create and manage budgets - Secure sponsorship for different plays - Design marketing strategies to promote the plays and generate alliances with different media - PR and press agent. writing press releases and media copy - Travel with the plays to international theatre festivals.
Kafka Films is a TV Ads Production Company in Uruguay. I was responsible for creating and managing budgets of over £10.000 as an executive producer and I was also a comercial agent, as I had to promote the company and pitch on several occasions to win businesses. Other tasks: - Budget TV Ads and responsible for them to be completed on time, within budget, and with the agreed standards - Put together creative teams and oversee production - Direct contact with advertising agencies - Responsible for obtaining new customers (lead visits in Uruguay and overseas).
I was part of a Communications Team of 5. Tasks: - Plan and implement communication strategies for different events - Maintain media channels up to date and manage social media (Facebook and Twitter) - Budget management and definition of objectives - Assistance in events organization - PR. Liaise with press and media, mantain press data base up to date and monitor media presence - Assist in the production and correction of communication pieces in different formats - Maintain institutional contacts up to date. Among other things, I worked in the communications campaign and strategy of “Museums by Night” (among other big public events), which increased its audience by 10% each year, the two years I was involved;
Tasks: - Plan and deliver social events - Manage commercial strategy to secure sponsors.