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Objective

Nur Arissa Charmaine has upheld the managerial and editorial responsibilities as Editor across two trade magazines and an annual consumer lifestyle magazine. She has initiated and implemented change to the editorial aspect of these magazines, and in doing so, has gained much experience in publishing and writing.

Skills

Adobe InDesign
Piano
Reading and playing music with grade 5 certificate in piano practical
Class 3 Driving License

Work experience

Mar 2011Present

Editor

Colour Symphony Pte Ltd

•      Consolidate entire editorial line-up for all magazines

•      Determined new contents and standardize design for reburbished 2013 issue

•      Generate and conceptualize new ideas for articles

•      Manage and designate work among editorial assistant, interns and research writers

•      Write features, reviews, and copy-edit

•      Conduct interviews with key people of the beauty and hair industry

•      Work closely with design and in-house sales team for ads and production

•      Edit and proof-read articles for factual information, grammatical accuracy, style consistency,

       quality and integrity

•      Establish firm network with product distributors, beauty and hair professionals

•      Coordinate photo shoots

•      Represent company in local and overseas media events, trade beauty shows and hair exhibitions. 

May 2010Sep 2010

Part Time Telemarketer

Huttons

Generate qualified sales leads and appointments with clients, Monitor and report on client’s responses,  obtained contacts of potential clients for follow-up

Nov 2005Dec 2005

Sales Representative

Casio

Promote new releases; handle sales tasks and merchandising

Consumer Lifestyle (365 Yan)

Education

Aug 2008Present

Bachelor of Arts

Management Development Institute of Singapore -MDIS (Awarded By Oklahoma City University)

Areas of concentration: TV production and scripting, Public Relations Campaign & Management, Advertising Campaign Planning & Management, Advanced News Gathering, Research & Writing, Research Methodology, Behavioural Science, Comparative Politics

Aug 2008Present

Advanced Diploma

Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS)

Areas of concentration:  Public Relations: Strategic planning and management, Print Media, JournalismSkills, Advertising, Electronic Media, Mass Media Research

Jun 2007Present

Diploma

Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS)

Areas of concentration: Journalism, Techniques of Professional Writing and Speaking, The Dynamics of Mass Communication, TV and Radio Production, Advertising, Social Behavioural Science, Human and Mass Communications