Rebecca Pates

  • LocationTwickenham, United Kingdom



  • Advertising
  • Digital Media
  • Marketing PR
  • Branding
  • Promotions
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Communications
  • Excel
  • Indesign
  • Office
  • Powerpoint
  • Word

Work history


Head of Online Content

Nerve Media

May 2015
  • I was promoted to Head of Online Content after working as an Online Features Sub-Editor last year. Through this job, I organise and maintain the online website for Bournemouth University's online platform, Nerve. I work with Nerve Radio, News and Magazine as well as an editorial and writing team to create daily relevant content


Junior Digital Marketing Executive


Jul 2015 - Feb 2016
  • I got this job after successfully completing a six week internship. I mainly assisted the digital marketing team with SEO, PPC and social media with researching and writing blog posts for clients, completing social media content plans and updating client's blogs and social media. I learnt how to use Google Analytics and Adwords, Moz and MODX



Woman’s Own/woman Magazine

Jun 2015 - Jul 2015
  • I worked for a month as an editorial intern for Woman and Woman's Own Magazine. I was mainly assisting the Editorial Assistant with day-to-day activities at the magazines as well as writing copy and sourcing images. I also liaised with PR companies in requesting items and images for future articles.




Dec 2011 - Jan 2014
  • I worked at Waterstones for three years, working as part of a wider team to maintain good customer service and help with the running of the store, frequently working on busy weekends and at Christmas. I was usually based in the children's section, dealing with requests and maintaining the accepted visual standards of the store.



Communication and Media

Bournemouth University

Aug 2013 - Apr 2016
  • This covers everything media related including digital media, publishing, marketing, PR, advertising, journalism etc.


Media Studies, Classical Civilization, History and English Literature

Strode’s College

Aug 2011 - Jun 2013


    English Literature, English Language, Mathematics, Statistics, Science, Additional Science, Drama,

    Orleans Park School

    Aug 2006 - Jun 2011