Rikesh Chauhan

Social Media Manager, Photographer, Copywriter

  • LevelMid Level
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsPhotographer - Copywriter - Social Media Manager
  • Raul Moise
  • Borja Mucientes
  • Scott Millis
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About me

I am a content creator, photographer, writer and musician based in London. I specialise in art direction, branding, copywriting and digital content creation/curation for social media - primarily in luxury menswear. Having worked both agency and brand-side, my variety of industry experience includes B2B, FMCG, retail, music, luxury and high street fashion and more. I am an ambassador for mental health charity CALM, and a mentor at the University of Westminster. Full portfolio available upon request.

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Skills

  • Photography
  • Graphic Design
  • Art Direction
  • Copywriting
  • Music
  • Videography
  • Brand Creative Strategy
  • Branding
  • Social Media
  • Social Meda Strategy

Companies I’ve worked with

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  • Born Social

    Born Social

    • Marketing & PR
  • Turnbull & Asser

    Turnbull & Asser

    • Fashion
  • R

    RGS Music Group

    • S

      Starcount

      Work history

      Currently

      Social Media & Copywriter

      Turnbull & Asser

      Jul 2017
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • As the sole social media coordinator and lead copywriter, I am responsible for all social media content creation, strategy and paid media, focusing on building the community and overall engagement on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. I also organise, shoot and executive all influencer campaigns. As the lead copywriter, I oversee all elements of tone of voice which includes web, email, social media, press and editorial. Working closely with the design team, I create all product names, descriptions and collection press releases for Marketing and eComm (AW/SS17, AW/SS18 and 2018/19 capsules).

      2017

      Senior Creative

      Born Social

      Apr 2016 - Jul 2017
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Senior Creative responsibilities include the hiring and on-boarding of new Creatives, client and creative troubleshooting, team leadership, process, product and team development, internal and external presentations. I also lead creative for Born Social's own social media presence.

      2016

      Junior Creative

      Born Social

      Jun 2014 - Mar 2016
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • As a Creative my core focuses were in art direction, branding, photography, graphic design and copywriting. I lead creative for all clients in Amsterdam, following Born Social's expansion into the Netherlands in early 2015. I curated and lead photography for Born Social's social content on Instagram in addition to contributing to Twitter and Medium as a writer. Externally, I gave talks on social media management for a variety of agencies and brands looking to utilise social.

      2014

      Videographer

      Starcount

      Oct 2013 - Mar 2014
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • I was the video lead at social media company Starcount. We launched a music platform called Be Discovered, in which I created all video content (75+ videos including interviews and live performances from artists including Little Simz, Shakka and more). I also ran and controlled Be Discovered's social media presence.

      2013

      Videographer

      Entertainmentwise

      Jun 2013 - Jul 2013
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Filming, producing and editing videos for online entertainment website, Entertainmentwise.

      2016

      Content Writer

      Sampleface

      Jan 2013 - Jun 2016
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • I joined music blog Sampleface as a feature writer before becoming head of UK content the following year.

      2012

      Digital Content Manager

      RGS Music Group

      Sep 2011 - Jul 2012
      • Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • I created and managed the digital content and social media for Milton Keynes based record label RGS Music Group (formerly RGS Entertainment).

      Education

      2011

      2:1 BA Commercial Music

      University of Westminster

      Sep 2008 - Sep 2011
      • London, United Kingdom

      Awards

      2016

      Best Medium Sized Agency

      Born Social

      • Born Social