The Octopus Group
Jan 2015 - Present (6 years 5 months)
Working across 20+ clients, including Experian, Capita, Goodmans and SAP. Writing and editing a variety of marketing materials for B2B tech companies. Content writing for e-books, whitepapers, research reports, advertorials, animation scripts, infographic scripts, email direct marketing sendouts, blog posts, web copy, web banners, Facebook / LinkedIn ads, case studies, corporate narratives and company style guides.
Also involves communicating with and taking briefs / feedback from clients; going to company brainstorming sessions and contributing campaign ideas.
Attended training sessions on Content Marketing, Hubspot, WordPress, MailChimp, Crisis Comms, Presenting, Networking.
Content Writer (Freelance)
Nov 2014 - Nov 2014
- Writing buzzfeed style web articles for an app launch.
- Sourcing relevant images and creating gifs.
Public Relations Intern
Bite, a global communications, content and community agency
Sep 2014 - Oct 2014 (1 month)
- SEO training, brainstorming sessions; researching and recording product coverage in the press.
- Compiling lists of media contacts for press releases; assisting at product launch/ review events.
The Royal College of Anaesthetists
Sep 2014 - Sep 2014
Temporary administrative assistance.
Supporter Relations Assistant
Aug 2014 - Sep 2014 (1 month)
- Updating supporter databases, responding to supporter’s queries via email.
- Generating outgoing mail to supporters, processing incoming and outgoing mail.
Anderson Wilde & Harris
Apr 2012 - Sep 2012 (5 months)
- Arranging property surveys/ visits; dealing with a range of customers, from members of the public to bank managers etc; payment processing, receiving phone calls, database/ filing duties.
Dec 2011 - Mar 2012 (3 months)
- Managing a demanding workload - organising all centre exams for an apprenticeship training provider.
- Taking the initiative in improving standard exam practice, making it more compliant with official regulations.
- Timetabling and instructing other staff members.