- Chesham, GB
- £7 /hr
- Available now
I have more than 18 years PR experience. I love the new and diverse challenges that freelancing brings, it offers me the opportunity to tap into my extensive experience.
Imore...I have more than 18 years PR experience. I love the new and diverse challenges that freelancing brings, it offers me the opportunity to tap into my extensive experience.
I like to agree everything upfront so there are no suprises, I am very results orientated and like to over deliver on my clients expectations.
Industry: Public Relations
Job Title: Associate Director
Company: Burson Marsteller
Description: As associate director of a dynamic brand marketing practice, my remit was to conceive and direct UK and International communications campaigns for a diverse range of B2B and B2C clients. In addition to ensuring the strategic effectiveness and creativity of campaigns my responsibilities included man management and budget control. I won numerous internal and external awards for my work at B-M.
Job Title: Account Manager
Description: During my time at Nexus, I spent two years as a member of the dedicated McVitie’s team handling issues, corporate, trade, internal and brand communications. Brand programmes included personality endorsements, sponsorships and regional roadshows, I also managed the creation and production of a quarterly newsletter. From January 1998 I managed Müller UK (consumer), Tropicana UK (trade) and Douwe Egberts UK (new product launch).
I joined Nexus as an account executive and was promoted three times to leave as a senior account manager. I reported directly to a board director during my time at Nexus which allowed to great responsibility from early on. The high profile work on McVities meant the agency was successful in growing rapidly.
Job Title: Communications Manager
Description: Pursuing my passion to work on campaigns that make a difference, I both worked for a Charity (3 days per week) and undertook freelance work. My work for Scotscare was primarily focussed on awareness amongst potential beneficiaries. We grew the client base by 20% and Charity supporters by 100%. Social media became an important part of this role in addition to utilising traditional communication channels
Education Summary: I have a degree in Marketing (BA Hons) from Stirling University (1990-1994)