Charmaine Teo

Charmaine Teo

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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

Skills

Adobe InDesign

Piano

Reading and playing music with grade 5 certificate in piano practical

Class 3 Driving License

Work History

Work History
Mar 2011 - Present

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 2010 - Sep 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 2005 - Dec 2005

Sales Representative

Casio

Promote new releases; handle sales tasks and merchandising

Education

Education
Aug 2008 - Present

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 2008 - Present

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 2007 - Present

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