Jessica Walker

  • Melbourne Vic Australia

Work History

Work History
Jun 2012 - Present

Multichannel Coordinator

Seven Network Melbourne
  • Preparing and releasing 7 multichannel schedules (7 Mate) per week, ensuring they adhere to the Code of Practice and other internal placement procedures
  • Peforming daily checks of classifications, misplaced and unplaced commercials
  • Analysing multichannel television ratings, and distributing this to the department
  • Maintaining open internal communications between the access team, sales, and team members
  • Performing amendments as needed and performing discrepancy reports on a daily basis
  • Preparing AFL live sport schedules for broadcast in Brisbane
  • Covering basic administration duties when the department head's assistant is absent
Nov 2010 - Jun 2012

Commercial Inventory Clerk

Seven Network Melbourne
  • Preparing and maintaining 12 multichannel schedules (7Two & 7 Mate) per week, ensuring they adhere to the Code of Practice and other internal placement procedures
  • Peforming daily checks of classifications, misplaced and unplaced commercials
  • Analysing multichannel television ratings, and distributing this to the department
  • Maintaining open internal communications between the access team, sales, and team members
  • Assisting Sales personnel in creating availabilities and moving airtime in a positive, professional manner at all times
  • Maintaining call service stats over 98%
  • Acting as gatekeeper, working to ensure all schedules follow the Code of Practice and internal protocol for the scheduling of commercial airtime
  • Assisting with the training of less experienced team members
  • Consistently achieving KPIs of over 85% every month
  • Awarded the Magnificent Seven Department award for the first quarter Jan-Mar 2011
Mar 2010 - Nov 2010

Marketing Assistant

Nine Network Melbourne

Part-time/Casual Role

  • Coordinating tours of Channel Nine for the Victorian Senior's Week 2010
  • Assisting the Marketing Coordinator in the support of various promotional events, including promotions at the Melbourne Marathon, the Mother's Day Classic, the EFL Division 1 Grand Final
  • Assisting the Marketing Coordinator in the organisation of various Channel Nine promotional events, including the launch of Shane Crawford's 'That's What I'm Walkin' About' charity run, and the Almost Little Legends Footy Clinic.
  • Compiling a weekly report of all GTV's marketing activity
  • Assisting production of Community Service Announcements for the Black Saturday Appeal, the Melbourne Marathon, and Victorian Senior's Week
  • Choosing locations for our promotional jeeps to attend
  • Publishing the GO! Jeep locations weekly on the Facebook and Twitter page
  • Part-time GO! Jeep and Today Jeep driver
  • Assisting the Publicity Assistant and Marketing Coordinator in various administration duties
Sep 2004 - Jun 2010

Crew Chief/Trainer

McDonald's Rowville

Crew Chief  March 2009 - June 2010

  • Senior crew role
  • Overseeing the training and development of Crew Trainers within the store
  • Training new crew in the customer service and Cafe areas of the store
  • Taking a supervisory role on the floor
  • Delegating tasks to younger crew
  • Excelling at on the floor duties, including customer service, retail operations and store cleanliness
  • Crew Trainer of the Year 2009
  • Gained Certificate II in Retail Operations, and Certificate III in Retail Management

Education

Education
Nov 2011 - Present

Bachelor of Business

Swinburne University of Technology

Attending through online Open University.

Anticipated graduation: 2014.  

Major: Marketing.

Minor: Public Relations.

Courses include:

Product Management, Integrated Marketing Communications, Introduction to Management, Accounting Fundamentals, Marketing Behaviours, Foundations of Statistics, Business Communications, International Marketing, Creative and Professional Writing.

Mar 2008 - Nov 2010

Bachelor of Communication

RMIT University

Graduated with Distinction in 2010 - GPA 3.5

Awarded Metropolis Bookstore Media Award in Communication Studies -

Awarded to a media student who has made an outstanding contribution across all years in their communication courses

Courses included:

Introduction to PR, Understanding Sports Media, Production Project, Media Industries, Broadcast Media, Networked Media, Cinema Studies

Skills

Skills

Skills

Computer Skills - Fully confident in the use of the Microsoft Office Suite, in particular Microsoft Word and Excel - Confident at both PC and Mac operating systems - Confident in basic HTML codes and their programming software (CoffeeCup, TextWrangler), as well as File Transfer Protocols (Cyberduck, Filezilla) - Proficient in Final Cut Pro, Adobe Photoshop and the Apple suite. - Designed, created and maintaining the Endeavour Hills Tennis Club website (www.endeavourhillstennisclub.com.au) - Highly proficient in social media sharing websites: Facebook, Twitter, tumblr, Vimeo and Wordpress -Quick to learn new programs, having mastered the Network Television System (NTS) Channel Seven uses to program commercials   Communication -Highly confident in written communication; reports, essays, creative writing, media releases -Confident in verbal communication; presenting to an audience, one-on-one conversations, telephone. -Confident in online communication; social media, blogging, online video   Organisation -Completes all tasks to time at a high standard -Works independently -Self-motivated and enthusiastic -Plans ahead, and evaluates results in a timely manner   Other qualities -Talkative and friendly -Passionate -Hardworking -Dedicated   Recent Production Credits For full portfolio, please see http://jess-walker.tumblr.com  

References

References

Michelle Stamper

Luc O'Connor