Megan Groves

Third Year BA English Student

Level
Junior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
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Skills

  • Editing
  • Communication
  • Research
  • Social Media
  • Microsoft Office
  • Analytical
  • Organisation
  • Time Management
  • Leadership
  • Team Coordination

Companies I’ve worked with

  • The Telegraph

    The Telegraph

    • Publishing
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    Elle Decoration UK

    • T

      The Sunday Times Travel Magazine

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        Impakter

        Work history

        2020

        Freelance Work - Digital Assistant

        Olive magazine

        Mar 2020 - Mar 2020
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • I was recruited by Olive magazine, after my performance in my work experience, to complete freelance work as a digital assistant. I assisted with the formatting and online publishing of the current issue's (April 2020) recipes, using platforms such as Wordpress.

        2019

        Work Experience - Editorial and Digital Assistant

        Elle Decoration UK

        Sep 2019 - Sep 2019
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Internship
        • I developed my analytical and digital skills through researching hotels for an upcoming ELLE feature. I also finessed my writing voice and style through writing a published restaurant review in ELLE Decoration of Andre Fu’s “Louise”.

        2019

        Work Experience - Editorial and Digital Assistant

        Olive magazine

        Aug 2019 - Aug 2019
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Internship
        • Highly commended for my work and effort, this work experience placement allowed me to develop my editorial and digital skills. My familiarity with social media accounts improved as I organised Olive's Pinterest account, while continuing to better my writing style and voice as I created recipe summaries for Olive’s website.

        2019

        Work Experience - Editorial Assistant

        The Sunday Times Travel Magazine

        Jul 2019 - Aug 2019
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Internship
        • This award-winning travel publication developed my confidence in my editorial skills as I was assigned to aid the Production Editor in thoroughly fact-checking and editing numerous issues. This advanced my attention to detail, work ethic and research skills. I also wrote October’s “Five Reasons to Visit Rome” article.

        2019

        Work Experience - Editorial Assistant

        The Telegraph

        Apr 2019 - Apr 2019
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Internship
        • I worked alongside the Telegraph’s Spark team of editors to write content, approach writers, and edit material for the newspaper’s business section. This developed my talent as a writer and editor in altering my writing to a specific audience and editing accordingly.

        2019

        Junior Editor

        Impakter

        Nov 2018 - Jul 2019
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Internship
        • As part of the Global Leaders Team, I approached key global figures to write articles regarding the UN’s Sustainability Goals. Responsible for the articles’ commissioning, editing, WordPress formatting and the monthly newsletter. Exceptional clarity and professionalism were vital for the high-profile audience, while great organisation and communication was crucial for teamwork.

        Education

        Currently

        Sep 2017
        • Exeter, United Kingdom
        • My degree has allowed me to analyse rich modules, such as ‘Culture, Crisis and Ecology in a Postcolonial World’ (71%), while significantly strengthening my writing expertise, communication skills and work ethic. I am also a journalist for the student newspaper Exépose, and dance with the URBN Dance society.

        2017

        Sep 2015 - Jun 2017
        • Billericay, United Kingdom
        • A Levels: English Literature (A*), History (A*), Art (A), EPQ (A) AS Level: Math (A)

        2015

        Sep 2010 - Jun 2015
        • Billericay, United Kingdom
        • 11 GCSEs: 7 A*s and 4 As (including Math and English Literature) Important Roles: Academic Mentor, Peer Supporter, Prefect, Netball Umpire