I am an Entertainment Management Graduate from Leeds Beckett University looking for work within the entertainment industry, I have worked in events, radio and nightclubs and hope to explore other parts of the entertainment industry. During my time at university I studied HR and Artist Management and I would love to get some experience within this sector as I feel I have the right communication and time keeping skills to be successful in this role. I have a huge passion for events particularly music events I like to go to concerts and gigs as much as possible and hope to go to a festival this year. . I am hard working and reliable and can work well as part as a team as well as on my own initiative. I have very good social skills and am confident talking to people I don’t know. I am very organised and I am always on time. I have a positive attitude whilst I am working and like to get a job completed to a high standard. I am a very friendly and approachable person and like to make a good professional relationship with all my colleagues.
I worked for Marks and Spencer as part of their Events Team. This involved hosting and coordinating a wide variety of store-based new product promotions and other incentive schemes.
I worked as part of the event team at there O2 Touch rugby event. Here I shadowed the event team and worked helping manage the celebrity host by helping with the Q&As and audience participation.
I worked at UBC offices as a temporary receptionist, performing administration duties such as greeting visitors, responding to incoming calls, taking messages and keeping up to date with emails.
I was a street star promoting the brand on the streets and at music/lifestyle events through giving out branding, freebies, taking photos and giving a good image for the brand.
I worked as part of the Event Team responsible for staging Take That’s War Child Concert in London’s O2 Academy. Here I got the opportunity to work alongside and shadow the Event Manager, whilst also assuming responsibility for organising tickets and wristband collection.
I worked for the Finest Catch as a waitress serving food and drink, using the tills, working behind the bar and clearing tables.
I did a week work experience at Innovelop Events Company, where I saw how an event is run and the different stages, I put together gantt charts, venue research and helped research into the new parts of the company.