Sophie's Profile

Experience Summary

I am a hard-working, ambitious and self-motivated individual, who is very optimistic, flexible and always prepared to take on a new challenge. I am strong-minded, confident and outgoing, yet sociable, friendly and approachable. Subsequent to achieving three A-levels at grade A in 2007, I have been working in the promotions industry for the past four years covering extensive areas in various roles. I can speak Spanish and French to a conversational level and I have also started to learn Italian, I love to travel, to experience different cultures and to put into practice the languages I am learning. I have always had a passion for the performing arts, particularly singing, writing songs and performing. My training and experience in singing, dancing, acting and performing has developed my confidence and communication skills immensely as well as encouraging me always give the best of myself. I enjoy exercising and keeping fit, going to the gym at least four times weekly helps me to keep disciplined and focused and I apply these skills to other areas of my life. I also run regularly, attend dance classes and I am a brown belt in Ju-jitsu. View my contact details, availability, and stats.

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Experience

Skills

Other Skills

I am a professional singer.

Languages

First language: English

Extra Information

  • Airport Marketing

    Credit cards Sales for MBNA/BMI (Europe) June 10 - Aug 10.

  • Conferences / Tradeshows

    Brand Ambassador at Camper and Caravan Roadshow NSW 2011, BA at Sydney Online Marketing Expo 2011, BA at Sydney Building Expo 2011.

  • Costume and Character

    Super Mario on Wii Mario cart Campaign 2010. Penny Pineapple at Co-operative store openings in 2009.

  • Credit Card Trained

    Trained to sell MBNA credit cards in June 2010.

  • Data Capture

    Numerous brands between 2007 and 2011 including Mercedes Benz, The Learning Skills Council, Radox and more.

  • Demonstration

    Numerous products and brands between 2007 and 2011 including beauty products such as L'oreal, Olay and Collection 2000. Various technical products including Nintendo 3DS and Wii, Kinect for Xbox, Canon Pixma Printers, HP Photosmart Printers, Samsung Mobile, Samsung Galaxy Tab, Morphy Richards Vaccum Cleaners and more.

  • Event Management

    Campaign to promote the opening of Everyone Active Leisure Centres including promotion, lead generation and public relation, 2010. Campaign to promote the re-opening of Curry's Digital stores including customer relation, flyer and balloon distribution, 2010.

  • Exhibitions

    Sydney Online Marketing Expo 2011.

  • Flyer Distribution

    Numerous products and brands between 2007 and 2011 including Jessops, Curry's Digital, Bournemouth University, Fresh Direction, Bet 118.

  • Fragrance / Counter Cover

    Proctor and Gamble Fragrances, in-store, 2010. Calvin Klein Aqua Water, high street sampling, 2010, Old Spice shopping centre promotion 2010.

  • Greeter / Host(ess)

    Hostess for Asahi 2010, Hostess for Bacardi 2010.

  • Hospitality

    Waitress and Bar Tender at Cafe Shore Restaurant and Bar, March 2009 - March 2010.

  • In-store

    In-store sales, demonstrations and sampling for various products and brands between 2007 and 2011 including L'oreal, Olay, P&G Fragrances, Nintendo, Microsoft, Canon, Co-operative Food and more.

  • Leafleting

    Numerous products and brands between 2007 and 2011 including Jessops, Curry's Digital, Bournemouth University, Fresh Direction, Bet 118 and more.

  • Market Research

    Various between 2007 and 2011, examples include: Radox 2010. Mercedes Benz 2008 The Learning Skills Council 2007.

  • Merchandising

    Duracell Batteries in Comet and Curry's stores 2011. Post Office Christmas merchandise stands 2010.

  • Roadshows

    Various between 2007 and 2011, examples include: Brand Ambassador at Camper and Caravan Show NSW, 2011. BA/Sampling on McCain Sweet Potato Wedges Roadshow 2010. BA/sampling on Ribena Roadshow 2008 & 2009. BA at The Fast Food Roadshow 2008.

  • Sales

    Cigarette sales for Imperial Tobacco bar's nightclubs and festivals 2007 - 2010. Credit card Sales for MBNA June-Aug 2010. Sales Assistant at The Chocolate Box 2005-2008. (Part-time job whilst studying)

  • Sampling

    Various between 2007 and 2011, examples include: Budweiser 2011. Coca-Cola 2010. Cadbury's 2009. Warburton's 2008.

  • Bar Person

    Worked as a bar tender in a bar/restaurant making and serving drinks and cocktails.

  • Car Driving Licence

    Full car driving license obtained November 2007.

  • Computer Skills (Novice)

    IT Key Skills Level 2 qualification, computer literate, Microsoft Office 2010 trained.

  • Roller Skating / Blading

    Confident on roller blades.