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A mature, enthusiastic and creative graduate who works well autonomously and as part of a team. I harness a self-starting and positive attitude which leads me to be confident in my decisions, whilst also retaining an eagerness to learn and challenge myself to grow personally and professionally.
? Wrote concise and informative music news stories, alongside finding and editing images. ? Built galleries using the CMS system. ? Conducted interviews with artists in person and over the phone. ? Brought forth discussion and viable ideas during daily meetings. ? Complied to and completed work to deadlines. ? Adapted my writing to the brand’s tone and guidelines. ? Started as an intern but have continued as a weekend writer where alongside the above I: ? Managed the website, social media accounts and scheduling. ? Ran the website as ‘acting editor’ for two days, which involved the above on top of managing several interns to maintain a smooth running of the day’s news. ? Attending gigs and press conferences as an ongoing freelance writer - completing reviews and reports to swift and tight deadlines.
? Self-started my own music site in January, creating a brand name, image and house style. ? Attain exclusives and interviews with bands by negotiating with band’s management, labels and PR. I interviewed Peace and have more currently in planning. ? Manage Moonshake and adapted content to various social media platforms. ? Plan, write, produce and host a weekly internet radio show on Mixcloud which weaves together an overarching topic for the week, music news and conversations. ? Digital marketing - trial different approaches and used analytics to monitor the success of posts to improve results and traffic. ? Conducted social media campaign for Peace interview – I gained a retweet from the band, the link was shared on forums and I made a plug for the site on BBC 6 Music. ? Strategise posts/articles/shows to correspond to current and forthcoming trends.
? Write articles, reviews and conduct interviews on a freelance basis. ? Pitch ideas for articles to the online editor. ? Apply my work to DIY’s style and guidelines.
? Managed social media in order to gain traction to site, experimenting and proposing viable ideas and strategies in order to grow following on Twitter and Facebook. ? Applied tactics for growth such as interactions, follow/unfollow, Google adwords and ad campaigns (on a budget) which built upon my digital marketing skills. ? Running security checks to trace any fraudulent users on the system, responding to queries on the website and through social media. ? Wrote viable blog articles and content for a young professional and student audience, where I also applied SEO and created a style/tone for the brand. ? Created copy and content for the website, social media and email campaigns; additionally, for partner brands in promotion exchanges. ? Sourced content and videos for social media to garner interactions. ? Used Adobe InDesign to create images for social media and other graphic design needs. ? Used social media tools such as Hootsuite, Insights and SocialBro. ? Strategised content and responded to trends.
• Attended live concerts and wrote up reviews within 24 hours of the event. • Wrote up condensed and enticing articles for their news section.
? Responsible for blogger outreach and community management requiring me to understand audience segments, find influential bloggers and adapt my writing to communicate suitably appealing content via email and social media. ? Planned, composed and managed campaigns with the SESOME team. ? Researched and wrote copy for campaigns, articles and the company’s site. ? Assisted the in-house designer with images and infographics. ? Learnt about and carried out digital marketing, SEO and link building tasks. ? Used CRM and SEO software such as link research tools to assess and improve referrals.
• Assisted the writers and editors in various sections of the magazine. • Transcribed interviews. • Organised letters. • Wrote single reviews.
Achieved an upper class second (2:1) honours with experience in many different aspects of writing including radio, television, fiction/non-fiction, songwriting all accompanied with academic essays.and pitches.
3 GCE A Levels Media Studies (B) English Literature (C) Psychology (B) 2 GCE AS Levels Music Technology (C) World Development (C)
I was awarded male student of my college years for being consistently approachable, friendly, hard-working and social.