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  • LevelJunior
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsMarketer - Writer - Researcher

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About me

English and American Literature graduate with experience in digital marketing, research and copywriting.

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Skills

  • Digital Media
  • Marketing PR
  • Copywriting
  • Editing
  • Journalism
  • Marketing Strategy
  • SEO
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Features
  • Proofreading
  • Web Content
  • Popular Culture
  • Communications

Work history

Currently

Deputy Editor & Director

Zero Magazine

May 2013
  • Freelance
  • I have been Co-Director/Deputy Editor of ZERO Magazine since my first year at university. It is a digital arts-based platform aimed at publishing work by young writers, artists and photographers. Within my role I do a bit of everything, whether that be liaising with PR’s, writers and artists, writing articles, styling and planning shoots, proofreading, social media management, curating and managing content on the CMS (Squarespace).

2017

Researcher/PA to the CEO

RSG Consulting

Mar 2017 - Jun 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • RSG Consulting is a legal research and strategy consultancy company focused on innovation in law. Their major project is the Financial Times Innovative Lawyers reports. Whilst working at RSG I conducted research for the Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Asia Pacific report, working closely with the Financial Times editorial team. I also assisted in arrangements for the team’s trip to Hong Kong for the Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Awards, and the Financial Times, RSG and Harvard Innovative Lawyers Summit at Claridges.

2017

Bookseller

Waterstones

Aug 2016 - Mar 2017
  • Full Time
  • As a bookseller in a large and busy Waterstones store, I focused on being confident and knowledgeable in recommending appropriate books to customers – as such I was required to be well read and versed in a wide variety of literary genres, and to keep up to date with new and popular releases. I was responsible for helping to train new members of staff, working at events and signings, and visual merchandising.

2016

Digital Marketing Coordinator

Music Glue

Nov 2015 - Feb 2016
  • Full Time
  • Music Glue is an e-commerce platform aimed at musicians. In this role I was required to drive engagement through curating the site’s main landing page managed on Wordpress), overseeing the social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram), and sending out regular newsletters to 200,000+ recipients (Industry and consumer).I also carried out basic Photoshop tasks. Throughout my time there I provided detailed weekly marketing reports for the executive team outlining key analytics and insights from the latest marketing activity.

2015

Digital Marketing Executive

Sellmyhome

Jun 2015 - Nov 2015
  • Full Time
  • SellMyHome is a modern London focused online estate agency. Whilst there I worked to develop and establish a brand voice across content projects for multiple channels, which required writing engaging SEO friendly copy that aimed to humanise the company within an industry that is typically disliked by the public. To do this I worked closely with Dirt and Glory – a modern communications agency at Havas Media – and Found, an SEO/PPC agency.

2015

Freelance PR

Felicities

Nov 2013 - Dec 2015
  • Freelance
  • I have assisted with press releases Felicities, a fashion PR firm in writing press releases on a freelance basis for them, as well as contacting journalists and working front of house at London Fashion Week.

Education

2015

English and American Literature

Goldsmiths, University of London

Sep 2012 - May 2015

2012

9 iGCSE's A* - C, International Baccalaureate

Wellington International School

Sep 2007 - Jun 2012
  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates