Marta Lago

Marketing Communications Intern

About me

Postgraduate in Marketing Communications at University of Westminster, London. Strong communication and interpersonal skills gained during the first degree in Communication Sciences and previous work experience. Able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines thanks to an internship in the most read newspaper of Portugal. Good creativity and time management abilities obtained during marketing internship. Valuable knowledge about digital marketing matters acquired through Professional Digital Marketing Diploma. Highly motivated to build a career in Marketing Communications, Digital Marketing and/or Advertising.


  • Advertising
  • Events
  • Creative
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Proofreading
  • Marketing Communications
  • Content Creation
  • Adobe Creative Suite CS5
  • Team Leadership
  • Html Basic
  • Time Managment
  • Communication Presentation
  • Digital Maketing
  • Microsoft Word/excel/powerpoint/office
  • Organised and Methodical
  • Adobe Photoshop/ Premiere/ Indesign/ Illustrator/ Audition

Work history


Marketing Communications Intern

Hackney Co-operative Developments

Jun 2015 - Sep 2015
  • • Worked for Gillett Square department • Developed social media plan for Facebook, Twitter and YouTube • Created and updated content for the different channels, including website • Designed and production of weekly newsletters • Assisted on the events promotion and management


Journalism Intern

Jornal de Noticias

Apr 2014 - Jul 2016
  • • Most read newspaper in the country with a circulation up to 70,000 units • Gathered information from the news agency Reuters and Agence France-Presse • Wrote news about international issues for both online and print versions • Assisted the team in other matters such as politics and economics


Journalism Intern

Jornalismo Porto Net

Mar 2014 - May 2014
  • • Academic digital newspaper with several cyber-journalism prizes • Interviewed high network individuals to collect information and write news for different sectors including education, sports, economics and global features • Obtained deep knowledge of online research



Marketing Communications

University of Westminster

Jan 2015 - Jan 2016
  • • Accredited by the CIM (Chartered Institute of Marketing) • Modules include: Buyer Behaviour, Marketing and Media Research, Brand Strategy and Direct Marketing and Social Media • Dissertation on Integrated Marketing Communications Campaign Planning January 2016


Communication Sciences

Universidade do Porto

Aug 2011 - Jun 2014
  • • Achievement: graduated with the Upper Second Level score • Modules include: Business Communication, Digital and Internet Communications, Communication Semiotics and Public Relations • Guerrilla Marketing course work conducted as part of the subject of Psychosociology of Communications; published in Vue, a Canadian marketing magazine ( arim/docs/vue-oct-2014?e=2581653/97419720)