CV

PROFILE

I am a diligent Communication and Media student, studying BA Hons, at Bournemouth University. Seeking to learn, and expand my knowledge of work within the Media industry by offering my enthusiastic and creative approach to completing tasks. I am accustomed to working hard, and am able to listen and follow a job brief or instructions. I have a desire to understand fully the process of how companies connect with, cross and up sell to customers, consumers and prospects. Looking for a challenging and creative position, within a vibrant media based company.

EDUCATION

Sept 2008 – July 2011: Bournemouth University

  • Communication & Media, BA Hons:

1st year units: Interpersonal Communication Skills, Introduction to Research Methods, Language Matters, Literature, Genre & Communication, Media & Mass Communication, Writing Foundation Skills.

2nd year units: Narrative Structures, Media, Messages & Meaning, Research Methods, 20th Century Literature, Professional Writing Skills, Marketing, Web Communication, currently enrolled.

Sept 2001 – July 2008: Saint John the Baptist School, Woking, Surrey

  • A Levels:

English Literature: B.

Geography: B

Information Technology: B

  • GCSE’s:

10 A-C grades

EMPLOYMENT

Jul 2006- present McKenzie Geospatial Surveys

Office based position

  • General secretarial and administrative duties
  • Helping maintain specific diary events
  • Marketing tasks
  • Internet search engine submission duties
  • Communication with clients

Jun 2009- Sept 2009 Foxhills Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort

Full time Waitress

  • Team based position
  • Assisting at corporate events
  • Increasing organisational skills
  • Working with challenging customers under pressure

Sept 2007- Sept 2008 Oasis Retail Concession

Part time sales assistant

  • Responsible for cashing up at the end of the day
  • Often in charge of the concession leaving me with a high level of responsibility
  • Time management

Sept 2006- Sept 2008 Waitrose

Part time sales assistant

  • Trained to a high customer service standard
  • Was able to strive myself on being a partner of John Lewis and working within a team

SKILLS

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • IT skills (MS Office, Adobe In Design, Photoshop, Apple Mac, presentation packages, database systems)
  • Apple Mac Skills.
  • Hospitality experience
  • Highly motivated and determined
  • The ability to use my initiative to solve problems and reach an outcome
  • Good listener, with friendly interpersonal skills
  • Able to work in a team, or independently

INTERESTS

  • Travel

I have a keen interest in travelling and have a high level of interest in the way that other people live and the way different cultures work.

  • Fitness & Sports

I am an avid football supporter and follow my team both home and away keeping up to date with their latest news.

  • Fashion

I have a keen interest in the fashion world, and enjoy keeping up to date with present trends and news.

  • Music, Film & Television

I enjoy following a diverse range of music genres and enjoy watching films and television with a critical eye.

REFERENCES

Available on request,

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