Polly Marwick

Associate

About me

A pragmatic, proactive individual dedicated to building a successful career built on the foundations of expansive hospitality experience and excellent interpersonal skill. High levels of energy and passion coupled with an innate ability to produce effective and creative solutions presents a unique candidate. I am currently exploring my passion for art and have enrolled in the following Sothebys courses: History of Arty 1970 to 2000 Representing Artists Business Management in the Art World I am looking for a Junior role in a gallery assisting in curating and to all round learn the ropes.

Skills

  • Event Management
  • Excel
  • Office
  • Powerpoint
  • Word
  • Time Management
  • Sales
  • Customer Service
  • Mac and PC

Companies I’ve worked with

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    IPC Media

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      The Tab Media Ltd.

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        Garage Museum of Contemporary Art

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          Salamnca Group

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          Work history

          Currently

          Jan 2016
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • A privately-held Merchant Banking business, which integrates investment and advisory services with a traditional Private Office. I am a Senior Associate within the Private Office; Residential Real Estate Department. • Tasked with independently managing a portfolio of high value residential real estate across London including Knightsbridge and Belgravia for ultra-high net worth clients. • Responsible for managing client accounts holding funds in excess of two million pounds and processing payments. • Organise client’s calendars, holidays, travel including private jets and yachts, restaurant and hotel reserva-tions, and ad hoc lifestyle requests. • Assist in various forms of requests from sourcing priceless art to managing household staff • Management of a number of multi – million pound properties around Knightsbridge and Belgravia where my responsibilities included weakly inspections, making sure all items and furniture were kept in prime condition, reactive maintenance requests, working with interior designers and ensuring the household is run economically for my client. • Prepared for and hosted business development events including European Leadership Network presentations and breakfast events. • Assisted on the acquisition of a 60million pound project in Belgravia. I am currently assisting in liaising with lawyers and interior designer for the 10 million refurbishment, which will take place over two years.

          2015

          Brand Ambassador

          The Tab Media Ltd.

          Sep 2014 - Jul 2015
          • Aberdeen, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • An award winning university online publication run by The Telegraph • Managed a small team of students and was responsible for running successful weekly club events in the city, hosting events at local bars that in turn we wrote promotional articles for. • Built strong professional relationships with local businesses and arranged sponsorship.

          2015

          International Charity Volunteer

          Volunteer Africa

          May 2013 - Jul 2015
          • Tanzania
          • Freelance
          • Successfully helped build a medical dispensary for a local village. • Developed a positive and driven working environment. • Enjoyed working closely and effectively with people of different backgrounds, cultures and ages

          2012

          Work Experience

          IPC Media

          May 2012 - May 2012
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Internship
          • Shadowing Senior Creative Director, Jade Bousfield. • Worked closely with Advertising Sales Team. • Observed client pitch meetings.

          2010

          Work Experience

          Robson Brown

          May 2010 - May 2010
          • Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
          • Internship
          • North East’s award winning premier advertising and marketing communications agency Work experience in the media planning and buying team , the account planning and management team, and PR and digital teams. • Insight into the role of advertising and the importance of aligning campaigns to key target audiences with relevant and compelling communications.

          2009

          Apr 2009 - Apr 2009
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Internship
          • • Worked closely with creators of the website and on translation for English readers. • Helped research information for children’s workshop books for the gallery and assisted in administra-tion and customer care within the office. ‘Pop’: • Shadowed the Senior Editor through the publishing process of the magazine. • Delivered copies of the magazine to all parties who were involved in production. • Assisted in the co-ordination of the office; screening phone calls, enquiries and requests; as well as while answering emails, faxes and post. • Support organizing team events, lunches, meetings and travel arrangements for members of the team. • Interacted with employees about their roles and how the project was constructed.

          Education

          2015

          Aug 2010 - Apr 2015
          • Aberdeen, United Kingdom
          • During my time at Aberdeen I gained my degree in sociology. I took elective studies in History of Art, Art and religion, and Art in society.