Soraya McGinley


  • LocationUnited Kingdom



  • Events
  • Film
  • Marketing PR
  • Visual Arts
  • Word
  • Translation Copywriting
  • Languages Other Than English: French
  • Languages Other Than English: Spanish

Work history



Freddie’s Flowers

Jun 2016



University of Bristol

Aug 2012 - Jul 2016
  • Graduated with a 2:1 in French and Spanish


Communications & International Development Intern

Roche Bobois Paris

Jan 2015 - Jul 2015
  • - Dealing with press requests efficiently - Preparing marketing material for high profile events e.g. Jean Paul Gaultier retrospective and Salone Internazionale del Mobile - Helping to organise the biannual month long sales conference - Writing and designing engaging press releases and newsletters - Answering complex inquiries from franchisees - Editing, copywriting and translating texts (French <>English) - Managing social media channels for the brand


Gallery Assistant

LA Galeria

Jul 2014 - Dec 2014
  • Helping with the day to day running of the gallery: - Translating from Spanish - English - Representing the gallery at an international art fair , ArtBo - Helping with the exhibition set ups - Assisting with the organisation and inauguration of exhibition - Liaising with artists, prospective clients, internal and external contacts - Answering visitors queries - Managing press requests and image library


Special Projects Intern

The Mall Galleries

Mar 2014 - May 2014
  • - Sourcing artists for the FBA Futures exhibition - Creating innovative and appropriate marketing material using InDesign - Using initiative to conduct thorough, efficient and accurate research - Concisely and politely introducing the project to external institutions via mass emails (Mail Chimp) - Cold-calling institutions to obtain accurate information



French and Spanish

University of Bristol

Aug 2015 - Dec 2015