Summary

Marketing trained professional with some experience in voluntary and temporary roles at different organizations looking for a full time role as a Gamification Analyst or Junior Project Manager

Education

Education
Sep 2014 - Nov 2015

MA Advertising and Marketing - Distinction

University of Leeds, United Kingdom

Subjects included Strategic Marketing, Social Media Marketing, Advertising, Media Planning, Corporate Communications and Public Relations and Marketing Research

Jun 2011 - May 2014

BBA - Information Technology - CGPA: 3.811

Symbiosis International University, Pune, India

Subjects included aspects of business management, web programming and theoretical applications of web programming in business

Skills

Skills

Critical and Analytical Thinking

Analysing and finding unique solutions to problems in a timely fashion

Time Management

Ability to deliver quality work on projects within the deadline

Effective Team player

Ability to understand the workings of a team and thrive as a part of one

Marketing Research

Laying out theoretical frameworks, conducting and analysing surveys, and interpreting research information

Creativity

In advertising and social media copywriting, campaign development and story telling

Web programming

Experience programming in Php, MySQL, JavaScript, CSS and various CMSs

Designing Gamification services

Certified (Level 1) in designing gamified services and a theoretical understanding of the same

Marketing Skills

Knowledge of the entire marketing mix with a specilist focus on marketing communication

Social Media Skills

Planning out and executing social media strategies and writing content. 

Microsoft Office

Well versed in Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook and Access

Work History

Work History
Dec 2015 - Present

Digital Marketing Executive

MENA Supplies

Working on developing the corporate website and corporate social media activity as well as assisting in sales

Oct 2015 - Nov 2015

Social Media Marketing Intern 

RezNext Global Solutions

In charge of running the corporate social media accounts on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Plus and Pinterest and reported directly to the VP of Digital Marketing. Involved in social media planning for their clients, namely, hotels around India. Also engaged in market research for the firm and its clients

Dec 2013 - Apr 2014

Marketing Head and Content Writer

Unify 2014 (SICSR)

Unify is the Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research’s (SICSR) annual college festival.

As content writer, responsible for writing all the content on the website and brochures, both for prospective participants and for sponsors of the event.
As marketing head, responsible for various promotional activities for the festival. Lead a team of five individuals and was able to learn hands-on how to motivate them.

Certifications

Certifications
Feb 2016 - Present

Designing Gamification Level 1 (Basic) + Certification

The Engagement Alliance

Certification URL: http://ude.my/UC-U0T058UK

Interests and Activities

  • Feature Presenter - Box Office (Radio show), Leeds Student Radio
  • Member of both Leeds Film Society and Filmmaking Society
  • Volunteer at the Leeds International Film Festival 2014
  • Volunteer at the Sharjah International Book Fair 2012 and 2013
  • Writing short stories and poetry
  • Play the guitar and the ukulele
  • Critiquing films
  • Reading fiction

References

Available on request