Emily's Profile

Experience Summary

I am a recent English and French graduate who is outgoing, sociable and has a positive outlook on life. I enjoy going to gigs and festivals and meeting people from all walks of life. View my contact details, availability, and stats.

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Experience

Other Experience

I am currently working part time in the retail sector of promotions at BP where I am learning about promotions from the concept to the implementation of the promotional cycle in store.

Skills

Languages

First language: English

Extra Information

  • Costume and Character

    I was part of The Zoo Parade in Ibiza (Summer 2008). Each week, I dressed up as different magical animals and paraded the San Antonio streets, interacting with the public and drumming up support for the night.

  • Flyer Distribution

    I worked at the Moomba festival (2012), handing out brochures for the Victorian Opera theatre.

  • Greeter / Host(ess)

    At the Edinburgh Festival Fringe (Summer 2010), I greeted guests as they entered the theatre, offering advice and answering their queries.

  • In-store

    I worked as a Senior Sales Adviser at the fashion retailer Warehouse (June 2005-December 2007)and as a Sales Adviser at the designer label Ted Baker (Christmas 2007-2010). At Warehouse, I dressed up in the more expensive luxury items and promoted the brand by walking around the department store and distributing 25% off vouchers.

  • Sampling

    I distributed Red Bull Samples across locations in Leeds (2010-2011).

  • Car Driving Licence

    Full and clean driving license.

  • Computer Skills (Advanced)

    Proficient in all Microsoft programs and at ease with using the internet. Previous experience of using a variety of programs/ databases from working as an Administrative Assistant (June 2011-Feb 2012) and working on a busy Box Office.

  • Face Painting

    When working as a PR for The Zoo Project in Ibiza, I painted zoo inspired designs on our customers to give our night a fun and unique feel.

  • Public Speaking

    Experience of pitching a business plan to the Area Manager and other Local Mangers when working as a Senior Sales Adviser at the Fashion retailer Warehouse.