I AM… a highly self-motivated individual with a flair for creativity. I fill everything I do with energy and enthusiasm, which gives me an optimistic, pro-active and unique approach to life.
Area of focus: Financial Services branding (International Business Insurance) campaign management and collateral creation. • Work collaboratively as a member of the Global Marketing Team to oversee the marketing needs in the London Office (500+ employees). • Brief and provide art direction to creative agency - Atmosphere Proximity (based in New York) and event agencies to deliver execute end-to-end campaigns, website development, including charitable communications. Ensuring timely delivery of projects is met and monitoring budget allocation. Legal and compliance sign-off is sought for all marketing materials, logo usage or copy content. • AXIS Capital acquired Novae Group Limited, I was an integral member of the integreation workstream to ensure the AXIS brand was adopted throughout the former Novae office, including all branded marketing materials, templates and intranet for London, as well as updating the international and London pages of the external website - www.axiscapital.com , whilst managing awareness and availability to employees by delivering company-wide training sessions. • I continue to ensure all internal and external marketing collateral and communications are in line with the AXIS Capital Brand policy to maintain consistency in branding and accuracy. • Solely responsible for all branded merchandise orders in London, including budget and invoice management. • Work closely with business teams to create PowerPoint presentations for conferences, Roadshows and events. Presentations have included Investor Relation reports, handling confidential financial and statistical information such as Financial Year end, CEO/ ExCo/ Townhall presentations, whilst ensuring that correct branding is incorporated.
Area of focus: FMCG & Global Campaign Management • Highly motivated and organised Global Account Management for P&G – Global FMCG company, therefore exceptional end-to-end project management, adherence to strict guidelines and correct handling of sensitive information are essential at all times. • Liaising with relevant creative, media and PR agencies and local teams to create multi cross channel international campaign materials in line with P&G marketing strategies and brand guidelines, including digital (Website and social), TV, radio, print, OOH and video content and communicating brand ideas to the client effectively. • Designing, preparing and presenting reports and presentations effectively and dynamically both internally and to clients, using PowerPoint and Keynote. • Manage translations of Branding and Communication materials across EMEA. • High volume of research and data analysis required into appropriate partnerships and trends in the UK/overseas for upcoming projects such as customer behaviour and insights, as well as weekly deep-dive competitor landscape analysis and preparing effective reporting of results. • Extensive diary management for senior clients to ensure projects progress to strict timelines and production of creative work meets client’s requirements. Writing up all contact reports following client meetings. • Recording and tracking finances for projects against budgets as well as raising PO’s and invoices.
Assisting Ian Garlick, Food photographer and food stylists to prepare multiple shoots for national chains, including Philips, Stonegate and Whitbread.
CREDIT SUISSE, LONDON, UK February 2014 – September 2014 BARCLAYS CAPITAL, LONDON, UK January 2013 – December 2013 MORGAN STANLEY, LONDON, UK February 2012 – January 2013 • Senior Assistant at Board level, Co-Head and Senior MD level within IBD Consumer & Retail, Financial Sponsors and Leveraged Finance, and Institutional Sales and Fixed Income Trading floor - Also provided interim cover for Head of Institutional Sales and Trading FID Division and Head of Commodities, therefore exceptional organisation and working at a fast pace accurately is essential. • Extensive diary management and co-ordination of international client meetings and events, on average 15-20 global client meetings per week, involving complex multi-stop itineraries – including arrangements of suitable overseas venues for corporate breakfasts and high end closing dinners.
• Supported the Global and UK Corporate Marketing team of 35 members. Responsible for creating, proof reading and finalising client pitches, all presentation decks and meeting minute taking. • Handled executive box allocations, tickets and guest list for the O2 and Premier League for Barclays Corporate hospitality. Organised graduate welcome event for over 150 new staff joining the bank at once, which involved heavy liaison across the bank with media, catering, HR and finance teams. Also responsible for organising internal team building days and events. • Managed relationships with suppliers and creative agencies to process invoices up to £100K, relating to advertising, marketing events, hospitality and branded merchandise. Maintained the marketing budget and events data spreadsheet.
- Winner out of 20,000 entries - Accompanied a British Airways Photographer and BBH Creative Director (Creative Agency), to Bordeaux to shoot the photo used in their July 2015 advertising campaign across all media platforms – Social media, website, print, outdoor (bus, tube, billboards).