I create content on what I'm passionate about; feminism, self care and identity.
While seeking full time employment, I've established myself as an illustrator on social media with a focus on representing Muslim, female identities. I've worked with organisations and individuals including US online media site, MuslimGirl.com I've developed my own products (badges, stickers, prints and a colouring book) which I am currently selling via Etsy; gaining sales through content creating, advertising and sponsorship. I have also contributed articles to small online publications, topics ranging from social media advice, to social issues. As well as publishing illustrations and articles via BuzzFeed Community. I continue to collaborate with small businesses and creatives on various projects. I have built experience, skills and knowledge in: - social media management - content creation - product development - building relationships with clients and partners - keeping an excellent line of communication - working with a brief + providing consultation - project management - prioritising tasks / multitasking
• Created and managed new social media strategy that increased followers up to target goal of 50k (Facebook) likes, as well as an increase in engagement across social media channels. • Used social media and email to promote company’s app, workshops and products. • Used Mailchimp to design, author and test newsletters. I used the built in analysis to track performance and areas that could be improved. • I sought out influential artists/designers in an attempt to build relationships and promote our project. • Was responsible for a merchandise proposal where I corresponded with multiple suppliers to gather pricing and quantity information for a client.
• Every week I wrote a minimum of 5 articles per week based on desired briefs. • I used digitally effective content to create a wide range of multimedia articles. • Was also responsible for proofreading and editing the works of other bloggers.
• Achieved a 600% increase of uploaded events on website. • Effectively used a WordPress based CMS to manage and upload content. • Successfully set up, segmented and managed Mailchimp system. • Provided training for my colleagues on Mailchimp. • Assisted with the promotion of events which led to ticket sales. • Assisted with welcoming and checking guests in at social/networking events.