Work History

Work History

Freelance Communications Professional


Freelance Communications Professional For the past two years, I have worked on projects in writing, editing, sub-editing, proofreading and copy editing. I work with a range of different clients and create anything from online content to company profiles. Working from my own schedule reinforces my interpersonal and organisation skills which are essential in any role.

Golden Charter Limited

Jun 2012 - Sep 2014

Communications Executive

Communications Executive After obtaining my degree at the age of 21, I initially started at Golden Charter as communications assistant and conducted varied corporate communications both internally and externally. As the company grew, I was promoted to specifically adapt and grow internal, corporate communications for the company as a communications executive. This included internal newsletters and updates, supporting and working closely with HR and company directors which meant dealing with sensitive information on a daily basis. An important aspect of my job role was to continually review and introduce new and improved procedures to support the development of the company. At Golden Charter, I was a member of the social committee where I would support and help other staff members organise annual events for the company.

The British Heart Foundation

Apr 2011 - Nov 2011

The British Heart Foundation

Event's Organiser While in this role, I established and held‘ The West Highland Hike' event(sponsored walk). Work included creating objectives and plans which were intricately followed, as well as a lot of communication with various organisations and companies. The tasks within this role were incredibly vast allowed me to successfully adapt my skills and knowledge in many areas such as budgeting, direct marketing, enthusiasm, commitment, research, presenting skills and event organising.

Radio Clyde-Clyde 1, Glasgow

2010 - 2011

Team Member

Street Team Member As a member of the Clyde 1 street team, my main responsibilities included supporting events, radio presenters and producers. This job required a high level of organisation and attention to detail as I would often be required to work with industry professionals. Skills developed and utilised in this role included conducting a high level of professionalism, organisation, planning, awareness, flexibility and event management.

La Baguette, Glasgow

2008 - 2010

Catering Assistant

General Catering Assistant For two years I worked in a small café, La Baguette, as a general catering assistant. My role consisted of cooking, preparing food, cleaning, cash handling and waitressing. I highly enjoyed this role as it allowed me to work in a practical, customer facing role. My tasks ranged from cooking, to cleaning, to cash handling and much more.

Selbourne Hotel, Dunoon

2006 - 2008

Waitress, Domestic Cleaner, Receptionist, General Assistant

Waitress, Domestic Cleaner, Receptionist, General Assistant When living in Dunoon, I worked at the Selbourne Hotel. I carried out most hotel related jobs such as waitressing, reception work, housekeeping duties and cleaning. Unfortunately, I had to leave this position due to moving from Dunoon to Glasgow.

Aberfeldy Palace Hotel

2004 - 2006

Waitress, Domestic Cleaner, Receptionist

Waitress, Domestic Cleaner, Receptionist This hotel was owned and run by my parents and I learned from a very young age how to carry out most hotel duties. Having this opportunity from an early age allowed me to establish a strong work ethic and appreciate and understand the importance of earning my own money. Key skills included; customer service, empathy, hard work, cleaning, serving, waiting, domestic duties, laundry, punctuality, time management and interpersonal skills. Previous to this job role, I worked for pocket money in my Mum's café, The Half Door Tearoom, Innellan. Any gaps in employment are due to study.





Glasgow Caledonian University


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