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    Strut Promotions

    Strut is a very selective agency with a strict selection criteria and we managed to recruit 70 new members for our promotions team. We were very impressed with this.

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    Sarah Boyes,

    Promostaff, South East

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Alexandra Elizabeth's Profile

Experience Summary

An enthusiastic tenacious and highly motivated creative individual, who has excellent communication skills thriving in a team environment whilst able to excel on own initiative Skills and Competencies • Experience of communicating at all levels • Keen to learn and develop new skills • Loyal and willing to make a long term commitment • Flexible to meet the needs of the business • Challenge orientated to improve personal performance • Willing to take additional responsibility in order to develop potential • Ability to multitask • Consistent and reliable approach to work Key Competences • Ability to manage others • Written and verbal communication skills • Accurate task resolution • Administration skills • Organisational skills • Problem solving • Versatile and adaptable • IT skills Planning and Organisation Experience in organising, coordinating and delivering a range of projects demonstrating professional, interpersonal and leadership skills with the ability to manage and motivate people, delegation of work while retaining overall control of a project and taking ownership of additional tasks when necessary. Managing client relations across creative and corporate environments Events Coordinating and facilitating information distribution. Designing and overseeing various events. Client registration, meet and greet. Sales Face to face sales for top design magazine achieving highest sales. Promotion of global brands creating awareness and increasing sales through pro-activity and extensive knowledge of product Systems Knowledge Desktop Publishing – InDesign, Graphics - Photoshop, Illustrator, VectorWorks, Web Design/Internet - Dreamweaver, HTML Microsoft Word, Excel, MS Office, MS Publisher, MS PowerPoint, Windows XP, Macintosh OS X, Goldmine Design Skills Designed promotional material for “Remember” John Lennon exhibition. Collaborated with a team of designers from Concept to final product including event production and exhibition design. Freehand drawing skills, model making, photography, painting and extensive knowledge of CAD software I enjoy contemporary art and design, cooking, travelling View my contact details, availability, and stats.

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First language: English

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  • Assistant Event Manager

    Anchor Squirt Cream promotion, looked after team of BAs throughout campaign. Vodafone/Sony Ericsson, in charge of looking after BAs, handesets, collecting data/results at the end of each day and reporting back to head office.

  • Conferences

    Worked in New York for a year within the events department of a financial publishing company. I was involved with three annual conferences throughout the US. My involvement included client registration, meet and greet, putting together all presentation material, liaising with logistics and hotel staff.

  • Credit Card Trained

    Worked on a high profile campaign for Barclaycard One Pulse. Rigorous training beforehand. Targeting tube stations and football grounds.

  • Data Capture

    Nokia Half Marathon, Battersea Ski and Snowboard Show

  • Demonstration

    HTC mobile phones. Visiting London businesses demonstrating the HTC HD2 Handset and handing out complimentary cake.

  • Exhibitions

    Grand Designs, Ideal Home Show, Venues and Events

  • Hospitality

    Private parties, galleries, museums

  • In-store / Store approved

    Bourjois, L'Oreal, Nivea, The Sunday Times, Anchor, Lindt, Coral,

  • Leafleting

    Various leafleting jobs, town centres, shopping centres.

  • Merchandising

    Marks and Spencer, visual stylist/merchandiser across womenswear

  • Mystery Shopping

    Mystery shopper for betting shop in South East London

  • Roadshows

    NA

  • Sales

    Magazine sales for high profile exhibition in London. Achieved highest sales.

  • Sampling

    Lindt chocolate sampling in department store. Hovis bread campaign in town centres, handing out loaves of Hovis to general public whilst conveying brand message. Nesquik, large shopping centre handing out samples

  • Technology

    Asus Laptops, Sony Ericsson, Vodafone, HTC, Nokia.

  • Computer Skills (Advanced)

    Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, PhotoShop, InDesign, Illustrator,

  • Qualifications

    BA Interior Design

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