Matilda Ruck

socio-cultural research, development & creative content

Level
Junior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

About me

A creative individual with experience working in socio-cultural development and research, online content creation, editorial assistance, project management and event planning. I am committed to exploring the ways in which culture, creativity and wellbeing come together and I am keen to bring my strong written and verbal communication skills to a demanding role in the creative industry.

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Skills

  • Strategy
  • Copywriting
  • Article Writing
  • Corporate Partnerships
  • Research
  • Social Media
  • Creative Strategy
  • Event Planning
  • Interviewing

Companies I’ve worked with

  • The School of Life

    The School of Life

    • Events
  • FCB Inferno

    FCB Inferno

    • Advertising
  • J

    Johson Banks

    • T

      The Institute of Art and Ideas

      Work history

      2018

      Development Assistant

      The Institute of Art and Ideas

      Jun 2017 - May 2018
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • I worked across the board of the company conducting research into socio-cultural movements and ideas, writing and editing online content, event planning, developing partnerships, managing contracts and helping with the IAI’s overall strategy. Key responsibilities included: managing and reporting on research into the cultural and corporate sector, impact analysis, event planning (headed up IAI Spring series of events at cultural hub The Store, 180 The Strand), working closely with editorial team managing online content and developing IAI podcast Philosophy for Our Times.

      2017

      Mar 2017 - Sep 2017
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • As a central member of the Tribe team I helped co-curate their photography exhibition at The Saatchi Gallery which took place between May-July 2017. I also worked on managing, writing and editing content for their website and social channels.

      2018

      Freelance intern

      The School of Life

      Jan 2017 - Jul 2018
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Having completed a month long internship for the company in early 2017 I have been asked back on several occasions to write and edit content for their online channels (primarily their Twitter and Facebook channels with 135k and 286k followers respectively), organise and market their events and plan the launch of TSOL publications/retail products.

      2015

      Editorial Assistant

      Johson Banks

      May 2015 - Jul 2015
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Internship

      2014

      Strategy Intern

      FCB Inferno

      Jun 2014 - Aug 2014
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Internship

      2014

      May 2014 - Jun 2014
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Internship

      2011

      Event and Editorial intern

      DDA PR

      Jul 2011 - Jul 2011
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Internship

      Education

      Currently

      4 A Levels (A*s), 10 GCSE (8A*s , 2As)

      St Mary's School, Ascot

      Sep 2007
      • United Kingdom
      • AS/A2: Theology (A*) History of Art (A*) Politics (A*) English Literature (A*) GCSE: English Lit (A*) English Lang (A*) Latin (A) History (A*) Art and Design (A*) French (A*) Maths (A) Science (A*) Advanced Science (A*) Religious Studies (A*)

      2016

      Politics and Philosophy (2.1 MA)

      University of Edinburgh

      Sep 2012 - Jun 2016
      • Edinburgh, United Kingdom