Work History

Work History
Dec 2008 - Present

Studio Manager

Moko Digital

  • Working in a large-scale corporate environment dealing with local SMEs to international clients, such as HD Sports and Ferno, helping to deliver daily and long-term results.
  • Specialising in the digital field, delivering projects from pitch, working on websites, IPTV and Social Networking campaigns.
  • High standard of communication skills creating good working relationships – internally and externally and a strong network of contacts.
  • Delivering and project managing simultaneous significant digital campaigns and projects, liaising with clients and managing the digital team. 
Apr 2007 - Dec 2008

Freelance English & Radio Teacher

Various: BBC, University of Sunderland, Other

Providing one to one tuition, and delivering professional workshops to teams, for agencies, community groups and organisations such as the University of Sunderland and the BBC.

Mar 2005 - Apr 2007

Managing Director

AdCampus
  • Running own company with experience covering all areas of business including business development, admin, accounts, funding, digital, marketing and PR.
  • Pitching multi-media campaigns to media agencies such as Feather Brooksbank, MediaCom, OMD and their clients such as Blockbusters, HMV, Coca-cola and directly to organisations such as The Independent and Abbey National.
  • Creating own database of a wide range of clients, setting up own CRM system. Generating and delivering a wide range of campaigns and providing ROI results for a variety of clients.
  • Developing bespoke marketing campaigns, working directly with agencies, clients and media. Working on a multi-media platform, developing new marketing initiatives and utilising new media forms in order to achieve good results.
  • Demonstrating a wide range of executive skills and ability to dynamically grow a business from grass roots, achieving a sizeable amount of funding through to creating all marketing and digital material
  • Up to date knowledge and understanding of business, running my own business in the North East. Awareness of business news and events allowing for efficiency in business development.
2004 - 2005

Assistant Director

Liverpool Wellbeing and Yoga Centre
  • Assisting the Director, directly leading the growth of the organisation. 
  • Role included developing strong business leads, creating and executing the business plan and strategic growth of the business.
  • Covering all aspects of management from day to day running of the centre through to admin, accounts, funding, marketing and business management. 
  • Growing the client and customer base of the centre, creating and running various campaigns such as the Lottery Awards For All 'Yoga in the Park'. 
2003 - 2004

Assistant Learning Teacher

JET

English teaching assistant stationed for one year in Japan providing language instruction in a Junior High School. Employed by the local authority, delivering classroom lessons individually and as a team, creating and delivering lesson plans. Assisting with international exchange activities and co-ordinating events for large groups. 

2003 - 2003

Management Team

Integral RPM

Working on the music management team with such artists such as Atomic Kitten.

2002 - 2003

Commercial Manager

Marks And Spencer

Senior level retail management role responsible for the day to day run and operations in-store. Developing a skill base with good general understanding of running a highly successful business, motivating large teams, dealing with customers on a management level and helping to handle a multi-million pound budget.

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Responsible for increasing overall sales and making sure the section managers and various teams, from sales assistants to warehouse staff, are delivering the highest standards of customer service. 

2002 - 2002

Broadcast Assistant

BBC

Delivering a wide range of broadcasting operational work, including studio operation; computer databases, ie Radioman and ENPS; editing; programme production; research; and programme administration. 

Demonstrating strong planning and organisational skills, the ability to work as part of a fast paced team delivering live programming and a high level of communication skills. Creative talent shown through creating and editing high broadcast quality programming on a daily basis. 

Education

Education
Sep 2006 - Aug 2008

MA: Merit

University of Sunderland

Blend of advanced practice and radio studies, developing a full understanding of the radio industry and management practices as well as a full range of technical and specialist skills. 

1999 - 2002

BA Hons

Liverpool John Moores University

Multi skilling course in television production. Creating new and innovative ideas, researching and developing them, problem solving, production development, and developing highly transferable skills. 

1997 - 1999

'A' Levels

Sheffield College

3 ‘A’ Levels: A – C.

1992 - 1997

GCSE

High Storrs School

9 G.C.S.E’s: A* - C.

Other Acknowledgements

  • Experienced speaker delivering presentations and pitches from delivering training programmes to on stage at national and international conferences, addressing individuals to large corporations.
  • High levels of experience of training, having delivered training at national and local level for organisations such as Marks and Spencer, BBC, Student Union Marketing, Universities and Colleges as well as within one to one sessions.

Summary

Award-nominated, dynamic, digital and marketing professional with a strong track record of running creative campaigns, business development and project management.

Personal Profile

I am a highly creative, hard working, organised and pro-active individual. My key skills lie in multi-tasking in a busy results driven environment. Demonstrating resourcefulness, constantly creating original and innovative ideas, my ideal position would be working and helping to co-ordinate a variety of projects for a creative and digital organisation.

I have run my own advertising business, developing business leads, creating campaigns and working closely with client on multi-media projects. Overall I am an incredibly motivated, committed person who enjoys the satisfaction of working the extra mile. 

Awards

  • Award nomination for BBC Radio 1 Student Radio: Best Marketing and Promotions
  • Award nomination for Spirit of Innovation: Best Female Innovator
  • Award nomination for BluePrint: The Hatchery Business Award.

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