I pride myself on my conscientious nature, patience and excellent collaboration and communication skills, written and verbal. I am an instigator, gatherer of ideas and people, meticulous researcher, and a self-motivated creative thinker who is also ambitious and dedicated with an analytical mind. I am looking for work in the following fields: Arts Organisation, PR & Communications and Publishing which would suit my skill set.
Manchester School of Art - Fine Art Catalogue Editor & Organiser (Sept 2015 to June 2016) Fig Collective -Monthly discussion group, crits and talks Founder and Organiser (2015 till present) Manchester Feminist Fresher’s Fair Instigator and Co-organiser of event and programme (Sept 2015) Soft Matter Publication Co-edited and organised (May 2015) Grrrl Talk Art Workshop & Presentation Manchester School of Art (October 2014) Curation- Soft Matter Exhibition, Wonder Inn, Manchester (May 2015)
Designed web banners and in-house advertisements. • Scouted locations online for photoshoots. • Researched and complied interview questions. • Found products and images for shopping pages. • Researched trends, sourced garments and wrote copy for style page. • Researched events and wrote copy for ‘What’s On’ section. • Created visuals and copy for blogposts. • Catalogued competing magazines for market research. • Assisted on cover shoot.
Managing the Despatch Team • Customer Service - answering emails, calls and complaints. Building a good relationship with retailers. • Working with business management software Brightpearl on a daily basis, fulfilling orders, invoicing and following up payment, and updating stock levels and the website. • Responsibility of stock checking and re-ordering stock. • Creating advertisements for national magazines ie.Craft Stamper. Creating product labels and Information Leaflets. • Product photography for website and marketing.
Art award for work presented at the Manchester School of Art Degree Show
Outstanding contribution to the Ba (hons) Fine Art Course 2013-2016
National art graduate competition