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I am an outgoing individal whose main goal in life is to succeed in everything I do. I have decided to get involved with prmotional events etc to add another string to my bow and earn some pocket money! I enjoy dancing, singing, eating out, partying with friends but most of all shoppig and going to the theatre. My main passion in life is performing which I believe tie in nicely with this industry as selling yourself and putting yourself out there in order to sell a product or service is necessary. I have achieved many things in life but the on I am proudest of is haing no regrets at all. My motto is sieze the day and with yor help hopefully I can put my stamp on the promotions industry enabling all parties to move forward successfully! View my contact details, availability, and stats.

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Other Experience

I am a very rounded invididual which has had my fingers in many pies over the years so there isnt much I can't or won't try to put my hand to!

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  • Assistant Event Manager

    In my previous positions I have managed many events from 1500 banquets to small VIP functions at high profile people's houses. Im used to dealing with the customer facing side of things and would also be comfortable with the environmental/healt and safety aspetrs too as I am qualified.

  • Auditing

    I have done many health and safety/food safety audits on behalf of clients suh as Manchester United, I am competent and reliable in this area.

  • Conferences

    Conferencing is another thing that is second nature to me. Assisting the Head of Conference and Banqueting at Manchester United has certainly set me up appropriately for this one!

  • Costume and Character

    I worked for Disney and have extensive knowedge of this kind of work.

  • Demonstration

    I hve beeninvolved in roadshows and seen demonstrations taking place and would feel very comfortable in a show and tell environment.

  • Event Management

    I have managed evets at hotels, sporting stadia, mansions, concert arenas. Nothing phases me in this department.

  • Exhibitions

    I have managed Phex, one of the largest indoor exhibitions at Manchester Untied and feel I would slip into this environment agan very easily.

  • Fragrance / Counter Cover

    I have worked n selfridges before completing this work and find it very easy as long as you have sound product knowledge.

  • Hospitality

    This is my forte... give my anything and I will smash it!!! I absoluetly love all kinds of hospitality work from kiosk to fine dining. Not only have I been inolved but I have trained the people carrying it out and policed it using my environmental health and health and safety qualifications.

  • In-store / Store approved

    I have worked in many retail stores.

  • Merchandising

    I have had to do visual merchandising working in retail and would be happy to get invlolved.

  • Modelling

    I did modelling when I was younger and am currently signed up with an agency called Nemesis but I do more tv work as opposed to standard modelling.

  • Mystery Shopping

    I have been part of suvey groups before as muy mum has been inolved in mystery shopping. But I think I can safely say that I have been involved inmost social things in Manchester so I would love to get involved in giving feedback.

  • Presenting

    I am a qualified trainer that is registered with the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health and therefore find public speaking or presenting my comfort zone. I wold relish the opportunity to 'perform'.

  • Rigging

    I have supervised and inspected rigging with the cotractor liaison team I used to manage and have written company manuals on what is acceptable ad what is not.

  • Roadshows

    I have been involved with mny roadshows internal and external.

  • Sampling

    I have been part of the experience in supermarkets etc so feel confident that this is something I could do easily, again with the correct product knowledge.

  • Technology

    I am surrounded by technology in my house and come into contact wth it on a daily basis. Having a 20 year old brother does have its perks. I feel I know enough about it to confidently get involved.

  • Acting

    I have been on the stag since the age of three and still continue to do so with other additions such as TV.

  • Bar Person

    I hve been in the hospitality indust for years so bar duties etc are second nature.

  • Car Driving License

    I have been driving and have had a license for 7 years

  • Computer Skills (Advanced)

    I am highly skilled in all of the Microsoft packages and have worked with various databases in the dfferent companies I have visited e.g EATEC, EPICOR etc.

  • CRB

    Fully enhanced

  • First Aid Certificate

    I am fully trained (4 day course) with use of a defibrillator.

  • Health / Hygiene Cert

    I am trained to level 4 (management) Food hygiene and Health and safety, I have COSHH for managers and can also train people in these principles due to being a reistered trainer.

  • Own Transport

    Car - smart car... I love it!

  • Public Speaking

    Extremely confient with this as I have done it on a regular basis sine being young.

  • Qualified Dancer

    I have done all of my Advanced qualifcations in Ballet, Tap and Modern. Taught for many years at my dance school and was ven crowned Miss Dance of Great Britain 2003.

  • Qualifications

    10 GCSE's (A-C's) English, Maths, Science(3), Drama, German, Geography,CDT,Music 1 AS level (C) CriticalThinking 3 A levels (B,C,C) German, English, Psychology

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