Reece Augustin-Spooner

Project Manager/Producer

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
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Projects credited in

About me

Trilingual, culturally-aware team-player, natural networker and effective verbal and written communicator with strong project management skills plus a hands-on client-facing approach seeks role at agency.

Skills

  • Advertising
  • Marketing PR
  • Marketing Brand PR
  • Events Production
  • Event Management
  • Brand Partnerships
  • Copywriting
  • Content Translation
  • Brand Building
  • Brand Campaigns

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Mixcloud

    Mixcloud

    • Publishing
  • Brixton Jamm

    Brixton Jamm

    • Events
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    the rest is noise

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      Defected Records

      Work history

      Currently

      Project Manager

      Brixton Jamm

      Aug 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Independent music venue in London. Consulting on in-house Amsterdam festival Funk The Dam, and LGBT-focussed event projects. - Organising cultural events and agreeing deals with travel providers, branded partnerships and stakeholders. - Overseeing promotional campaign and asset creation, working collaboratively with Marketing and Creative teams and PR teams to ensure targets are hit, ensuring full participation of partners. - Drafting and communicating production schedules and customer handbooks to promote to prospective customers. - Advancing all artists including flights, accommodation, ground transport, tech & hospitality. 


      Currently

      Project Manager - Brand Partnerships

      Mixcloud

      Aug 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • LOUD, Mixcloud's strategic partnerships arm, writes, executes and refines cultural strategy and creative direction for brands. - Working collaboratively within agency creative team to develop creative concepts for varied global digital and live projects, ensuring brand messaging is present throughout. - Overseeing production and quality control of interview-format editorial content and podcasts. - Liaising with clients and web team to maximise content- generating social media and media partnerships. - Developing and production timelines and communicating to clients/artists ensuring agreement and sign off. - Ensuring projects adhere to budgetary and chronological frameworks and all documentation is maintained appropriately for each project, assessing project risks and issues and providing solutions where applicable.

      Currently

      Founder/Producer (Fiasco!)

      Dalston Superstore

      Mar 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Fiasco! Is an experiential events & content brand based in East London. - Conceptualised Fiasco! branding and music policy, producing detailed proposals for events including timelines, external suppliers and staffing. - Sourcing, briefing and negotiating DJs, dancers, designers, videographers and negotiating fees to within budget. - Managing on-night event delivery, giving full briefings and hosting events. - Collating events feedback & producing post-event evaluations & financial reports.

      Currently

      Marketing & Events

      Origins Sound

      Sep 2014
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • House and Techno music events brand, record label operational in London & Bath. One of London’s biggest nightlife brands. - Booking artists using market segmentation and trend research. - Leading ticketing operations. - Maintaining relationships with venues and key stakeholders (agents, managers and artists). - Leading events logistics by booking travel, transfers visas & accommodation. - Managing P&L, on-night event delivery and artist liaison. - Founded and managed sister brand Ruby’s at Brixton Jamm. - Managing end-to-end social media, press and brand partnerships (Red Bull, Pioneer, Love Saves The Day, DJ Mag) - Scouting, maintaining and developing relationships directly with new artists, reviewing demo submissions, coordinating A&R research and pitching remixes.

      2018

      Producer/Brand Manager - Glitterbox & Classic Music Company

      Defected Records

      Jan 2018 - Nov 2018
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • British independent record label specialising in house music recordings, events, artist booking and artist management. - Dealt with agents, suppliers and collaborators in the end-to-end management of creative projects, ensuring all deliverables are met within the given timelines and managing P&L. - Maintained relationships with venues and key stakeholders including weekly reporting. - Created budget estimates and briefs for projects with ensuring assets were submitted on-brief and in-budget, sourcing venues, DJs, dancers, drag queens, photographers, designers, videographers and event production particulars and negotiating with external and internal providers. - Led Branding Strategy brainstorms. - Processed invoices and creating financial estimates. - Tour Managed Honey Dijon & Luke Solomon. - Drafted Marketing, Branding, Events and Media plans relating to new events and releases and circulated to key stakeholders. - Directed Classic Music Company’s social media strategy. - Performed competitive analysis and post-campaign analysis to include photography, video content, data and media. - Conceputualised and delivered Glitterbox rebranding, briefing and working with artist Mark Wardel and creative teams to answer incoming briefs and pulling together response decks, choosing and styling models and devising slogans.

      2017

      PR, Partnerships & Communications Assistant

      the rest is noise

      Sep 2017 - Dec 2017
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Internship
      • A bespoke music communications company cultivating relevant and lasting partnerships between media and brands.Extending to arts, culture and film there's always a strong electronic music informed thread running through everything we do. Clients included Warehouse Project, Printworks, elrow, Ableton, Skream's Open To Close 2017, Hydra & Gottwood. - Preparing campaign assets, managing press requests, chasing news from announcements and submitting to the relevant reports, researching previous coverage. - Co-ordinating between artists, internal teams and journalists to organise content and coverage for clients. - Reviewing domestic and foreign press for client coverage & relevant stories. - Drafting press releases, coverage reports, media lists & other related documents. - Maintaining and expanding UK, German, Brazilian, Italian, and Spanish client database. - Managing website, adding new campaigns, coverage and release videos. - Ad hoc administration and design duties.

      2016

      Producer/Translator

      Findspire

      Aug 2015 - Mar 2016
      • Paris, France
      • Full Time
      • Online multi-media platform connecting artists, professionals and art enthusiasts from different communities such as Music, Visual Arts, Film and Fashion with a live studio underneath where musicians perform and are interviewed. Working language: French Researched, conducted and led filmed interviews with various musicians and artists in French and English Edited and spearheaded quality control of video content. Translated and subtitled video content from French to English and vice versa. Translated official contracts, press kits, website and app copy from French to English and vice versa. Coordinated between labels, artists and internal team. Supported email marketing operations to potential artists’ teams. Composed posts and articles for social media outlets in French and English. Represented brand to Anglophone clients and stakeholders.

      Education

      2017

      BA (Hons) Modern Languages & European Studies (French & Italian)

      University of Bath

      Sep 2013 - Jul 2017
      • Bath, United Kingdom
      • Modules including French & Italian Written and Spoken Language, European Politics, Literature, Film, Philosophy and Economics, Introduction to the teaching of English as a foreign language (TEFL), FR > ENG > FR & IT > ENG > IT Translation. Politics Dissertation: "OK Ladies Now Let's Get in Formation": Popular Culture, International Relations and Identity Politics. - A discussion of racial politics, cultural politics and aesthetics using Beyonce's 'Lemonade' as case study of an iconic cultural moment that sparked political conversation and change .