Insta: robyn_darcy Twitter: @Robyn_Darcy Linkedin: https://uk.linkedin.com/in/robyndarcy
Talking with staff as a voice for other students, regarding issues such as lesson & timetable structure, funding and social events.
Working for an online gift guide. Tasks mainly included copywriting, SEO, and organising stock on the site.
Working with start-up businesses in the tech industry, aiming to increase their productivity by assisting them with SEO, social media & admin tasks. These have included copy writing & product description, creating Meta-tags, researching contacts, event planning, and organising information into spreadsheets & legal contracts.
Taking part in mystery customer assignments, judging the quality of products and customer service and writing a report on how the company or organisation could improve. Shops, cafes, museums and libraries across London.
Waiting and bar-work at V.I.P & Celebrity events. Venues include Saatchi Gallery, Kensington Olympia, Chelsea Design Centre.
Working in my second language for an international language and training consultancy company, I was involved in various different tasks, including working in marketing, advertising, planning and language training. As well as gaining a strong knowledge of business and professional French, my ability to use the internet and social media to carry-out efficient research vastly improved. I was immediately trusted to work in close contact with clients from my second day, often hosting one-to-one meetings. Having never taken on a British intern before, after my departure the company contacted top universities in the UK, including my own, hoping to find another intern after having been impressed with my performance.
Working for three consecutive summers at a comprehensive school in the finance and administrative department. As well as the general running of the office, tasks included dealing with invoices and budgets, answering queries via letters and telephone, and greeting and looking after visitors.
Working in a suit shop, including communicating with both staff and customers in French.
Designing and creating from scratch clothes worn at London Fashion Week as part of a winning team of a BBC Blast competition.
Intensive course in Spanish language at UCL.