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Objective

Seeking an opportunity, as  a social media and communication intern, that will  motivate  me to apply my knowledge and gain practical experience for establishing a professional career with the long-term aim of working as a strategic communications officer

Education

Jul 20142016

Master of Global Media Communication

University Of Melbourne
Sep 2007Apr 2011

Bachelor of Engineering

Anand Institute Of Higher Technology (Anna University)

Work experience

Dec 2014Present

Student Advisor

Open Universities Australia

Key Responsibilities:

  • Working part-time in the outbound enrolment services team and aiding students to choose the right course of study
  • Working as a part of team to achieve both individual KPIs as well as team sales targets
Aug 2011Dec 2013

Systems Engineer

Infosys Ltd.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Worked in the automated testing team and created Webservices testing modules
  • Worked within a team to achieve weekly sprint targets as a part of Agile Software Development model
  • Participated in Client Outbound Calls to provide technical support, servicing customer queries and troubleshooting.
  • Client: British Petroleum

Skills

Digital Marketing

  • Adept at developing and posting content to LinkedIn, Facebook and other social media networks for endorsement
  • Familiar with basic SEO techniques such as target keywords, audience analysis and integrating research finding in web content

Writing and Publishing

  • Excellent writing skills with ability to generate accurate event reports
  • Proficient at using Wordpress, Atavist and other creative writing tools
  • Capable of typing error-free write ups, editing, tagging and publishing articles on the official website

Technical

  • Familiar with MS office suite and comfortable working database and servers such as SQL Server, RDBMS and Oracle
  • Trained in basic editing of interactive media for promotion 

Organisational and Soft Skills

  • Possess excellent interpersonal skills and good personal presentation
  • Effective verbal and written communication and leadership qualities
  • Capable of conducting research survey and reporting efficiently
  • Worked in agile technology and possess efficient time management skills

Coordination

  • Goal-Oriented, smart worker and enthusiastic team member
  • Good memory and efficient; fully capable of understanding and following instructions

Extra Curricular Activities

2014
  • Contested in the  Melbourne University Student Union elections as the Media officer for Melbourne United
  • Proactive student member of the OXFAM Club – Melbourne University, since August 2014
2010
  • Won 3rd prize in collage making organised by State University (Chennai, India)
2005
  • Won best paper presentation in MUN (Model United Nations)
2004
  • Participated in green schools programme organised by Centre for Science and environment (New Delhi, India) 

Other Achievements

2011
  • Awarded silver medallion for academic excellence in  Engineering
2005
  • Awarded Merit Certificate  for outstanding performance in English Communication

Referees

Available upon request