About/CV

You can find my LinkedIn here to see all of my work or continue on this page for my work experience & education.

I am currently the Digital Assistant Project Manager for the Erasmus+ scheme with Ecorys UK.

I graduated with a First Class (BA) Hons in Journalism from the University of Lincoln. My course is fully accredited by the NCTJ, BJTC and PPA.

I am familiar with all aspects of multiplatform journalism, including interviewing, article writing for a target audience, newspaper & magazine design, video & audio editing, photography and website design. I have relevant training in media law and ethical codes of conduct. I have 100wpm shorthand, and I am experienced in court reporting, feature writing and news writing. I am passionate about women’s issues, lifestyle and photography as well as magazine and website design.

Media Experience:

ERASMUS+, DIGITAL ASSISTANT PROJECT MANAGER. APRIL 2018 – PRESENT.
Creating and reviewing content for the Erasmus+ UK website, including general website content, news, blog posts and case studies. Creating, sharing and monitoring content through the Erasmus+ UK social media accounts, including Facebook and Twitter. Supporting Erasmus+ UK events.

LINCOLNSHIRE POLICE, DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS INTERN. JUNE 2017 – APRIL 2018.
Creating, sharing and monitoring online content through the Force’s social media accounts, public website and intranet. Collecting and analysing statistics through Facebook Insights, Google Analytics, Twitter Analytics and Hootsuite Analytics. Supporting events. Taking photos and filming and editing video footage.

MORTONS MEDIA GROUP LTD. 9 – 20 JANUARY 2017.
Creating online and printed content, designing magazine pages, cleaning up and editing photos, analysing market research and pitching new ideas for apps.

HULL DAILY MAIL. 2 – 6 JANUARY 2017.
Pitching and creating online and printed content. Researching articles and interviewing local people. Sharing my articles via social media.

THE LINC (STUDENT PAPER), DEPUTY STYLE EDITOR. SEPTEMBER 2016 – MAY 2017
Pitching, distributing and writing articles, uploading content to the website and editing articles sent to me and making sure all images do not infringe copyright laws. Sharing content on social media.

KETTLEMAG ONLINE, FREELANCE CONTRIBUTOR. 2014 – 2016.
Pitching and creating content for the website. Choosing photos to illustrate my articles, uploading content to be checked over by my editors, sharing my work on social media.

WYKE COLLEGE NEWSPAPER (STUDENT PAPER), MUSIC EDITOR. 2012 – 2014.
Pitching, creating and distributing articles as well as proofreading and uploading articles sent to me.

 

Education:

UNIVERSITY OF LINCOLN. 2014 – 2017.
First Class degree in Journalism BA Hons.

WYKE SIXTH FORM COLLEGE. 2012 – 2014.
Three A Levels at ABB. Two AS Levels at AB.

KELVIN HALL SCHOOL. 2007 – 2012.
Twelves GCSEs at A*- C.

 

Interests:

At university, I was Social Secretary for the Feminism Society and a member of both the Photography and Vegan/Vegetarian Society’s. I am interested in politics and social issues, as well as fashion and beauty. In my spare time I enjoy reading, going to the gym and travelling.

 

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