- Liverpool, GB
- £20 /hr
- Available now
I am a specialist in Marketing & PR consultancy aimed specifically at small businesses, the arts and music industries.
Working in association with Another Media I offermore...I am a specialist in Marketing & PR consultancy aimed specifically at small businesses, the arts and music industries.
Working in association with Another Media I offer very affordable and flexible consultancy for the sort of companies and individuals that big agencies forget about, who can\'t afford an in-house marketing member of staff or think that Marketing and PR is just for the big boys.
I believe that Marketing and PR is vital to any business, whatever its size, that\'s why if you\'re in business... I\'m in business to help. Whether you\'re a hairdressers, shop, pub, bar, self employed, cafe, club night, venue, band, festival, whatever... I can help!
Here are just a few of the things that I could help you with....
- Innovative and affordable advertising campaigns.
- Writing Press Releases and achieving press coverage.
- Improving the design of your print and marketing materials.
- Create a website for your business.
- Exploit social networking sites and new technology to the advantage of your company.
- Coordinate events and promotional activity to boost your profits.
- Book and promote live music for your venue or performance space.
.... and a lot more!
Why choose me?
- I\'m a young practitioner and I see that as an advantage, I\'m not stuck in my ways and I\'m at the forefront of new technology and marketing methods.
- I care about small businesses and want to see them thrive.
- Because I am associated with Another Media I have access to a wide range of contacts and services, from Design and Print, to Distribution.
- I\'m very affordable and understand that small businesses and arts and music organisations haven\'t got huge marketing budgets.
- You can hire me for only a few hours at a time, or for several days a week over a lengthy period, I\'m very flexible.
- I\'m honest, creative and hardworking, with a wide range of experience in Marketing and PR.
I\'d be happy to come and have a chat with you, for no cost and under no obligation.
Area Covered: North West and UK
Summary: Digital Marketing and IT
âï¿½’¢ Very experienced in the use of digital technologies such as blogs, social networking sites and websites for marketing and promotional means.
âï¿½’¢ Very adept in the use of Facebook, Myspace and Twitter when promoting Liverpool based bands Strawhouses, The Grande and other clients, as well as when working on the Fertilizer Festival with the hub in London.
âï¿½’¢ Website proficient; comfortable with the use of HTML code and CSS and experienced in managing and uploading content via Word Press, Dreamweaver and other programmes.
âï¿½’¢ Able to embed content such as YouTube videos, audio clips and images to websites and Myspace pages.
âï¿½’¢ Experienced in the creation and sending of HTML e-mails to contact databases, having been responsible for doing so during the Fertilizer Festival.
âï¿½’¢ Highly competent with the entire MS Office package and a self starter with new software and technologies.
Copywriting and PR
âï¿½’¢ First class copywriter having been responsible for the copywriting of all marketing material whilst at Voodou, including flyers, recruitment adverts, newsletters and press releases.
âï¿½’¢ Copywriting skills were highlighted as a major strength during my internship at the hub whilst working on the Fertilizer Festival; tasks that were normally left to Directors were handed over to me as I was able and competent to write in âï¿½ï¿½different voicesâï¿½ï¿½ for different audiences
âï¿½’¢ Have written regular updates, newsletters and promotional messages for Strawhouses across Twitter, Myspace and Facebook.
âï¿½’¢ Ability to write lively and engaging press releases which have secured significant coverage for Voodou and Strawhouses in local and national press.
Interpersonal and Communication
âï¿½’¢ First class written and verbal communication skills with the ability to interact with a variety of different people and in different environments.
âï¿½’¢ A very friendly, personable and trustworthy person at ease in social situations.
âï¿½’¢ The ability to work well alone and on my own initiative, something which was highlighted during my time as an intern at the hub.
âï¿½’¢ Work extremely well within a team, something I was accustomed to when working with busy and tight knit teams at Voodou and the hub. Always willing to âï¿½ï¿½get stuck inâï¿½ï¿½ and contribute to a project or help other members of the team.
âï¿½’¢ Excellent at building relationships with stakeholders and external agencies as demonstrated whilst at Voodou with freelance designers, printers and advertising executives as well as through a wide network of contacts in Liverpool.
âï¿½’¢ Accustomed to working in very busy environments and to very tight deadlines.
âï¿½’¢ Uses MS Outlook to plan time and work load, as well as keep on top of deadlines.
âï¿½’¢ Experience of event management having managed, promoted and booked regular music nights in Liverpool.
âï¿½’¢ Excellent presentation skills having produced marketing reports whilst at Voodou and during the build up to the Fertilizer Festival with the hub.
âï¿½’¢ Always prompt and on time with very few sick days throughout my working career.
Company: Another Media
Description: A range of online PR work for a variety of clients including 3345 Parr Street, Animal House Comedy Nights, St. Helens International Festival, Africa Oye, CALM and New Student Magazine.
Education Summary: Education
2003 âï¿½ï¿½ 2006: The University of Liverpool âï¿½ï¿½ BA Politics and Communication Studies: Grade: 2.1
1996 âï¿½ï¿½ 2003: Dauntseyâï¿½ï¿½s School, West Lavington, Wiltshire.
A-Levels: English Literature A, Business Studies A, History B
GCSEs: English Lit, English Lang, DT, Art, History = A Maths, French, Double Award Science = B
Marketing, PR Consultant and Project Manager