Stuck for Staff

The Resource for Promotions, Field Marketing & Brand Experience
My Rating

Sarah's Profile

Experience Summary

I am an environmental post-graduate with over 8 years experience in customer-facing roles. I have worked for CPM and Link Communications on promotions involving leafletting and sampling. This has been for organisations such as Clearasil, NSPCC, The National Lottery,Optrex and a new dating agency in supermarkets, students' unions and city centres across the UK. As well as graduating from my Masters degree in 2008, and being involed in many promotional campaigns I will also be a fully trained massage practitioner as of Aug 2010. I thoroughly enjoy this work and am very interested in beauty and holistic treatments. I enjoy work that involves working with the public I believe myself to be lively, enthusiastic reliable and engaging. I am a reliable worker that enjoys a challenge and I believe myself to be an asset to the team. View my contact details, availability, and stats.

Experience

Other Experience

I am a qualified massage therapist.

Skills

Other Skills

I am a fully trained Massage Practitioner from the London College of Massage.

Languages

First language: English

Extra Information

  • Conferences

    As part of my role at ZSL London Zoo I helped the events team with welcoming guest, name badges and registering, directing people, providing refreshments and mingling. As part of my Masters course I presented at conferences and feel comfortable talking to the public.

  • Credit Card Trained

    I worked at Wimbledon Tennis Championships 2001-2004 and used credit card machines there.

  • Data Capture

    As part of my role at ZSL London Zoo I was involved daily in taking details from the public, and inputting them into data capture sheets and the database.

  • Exhibitions

    As part of my role at Frontier Conservation in the marketing department I was the lead for attending exhibitions and representing the company at these. This involved talking to the public, demonstrating our product and informing them. As part of my role at ZSL London Zoo I helped the events team with welcoming guest, name badges and registering, directing people, providing refreshments and mingling.

  • Hospitality

    I have worked in hospitality at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, looking after customers and waiting on their refreshments.

  • Leafleting

    2004 - I was part of a leafletting campaign for NSPCC in Sheffield City Centre.

  • Sales

    I have worked in customer facing sales roles for over 8 years, working in the membership department at ZSL London Zoo , Long Tall Sally clothing store, Frontier Conservation marketing department and pubs and coffee shops

  • Sampling

    2004-2007 I distributed samples of eye drops for Optrex on London Bridge during rush hour, Gilette samples in the students' union in Sheffield, and dates/chocolates at train stations in various British cities (Manchester, Edinburgh etc) as part of a road show for a new dating agency.

  • Car Driving License

    Clean license since 2000

  • Computer Skills (Advanced)

    I am fully competent at Windows, Microsoft Office, several computer software packages such as mathematical and statistical programmes and mapping programmes. I have a rapid data entry speed with high accuracy.

  • Computer Skills (Novice)

    I am fully competent at basic computer use. I can use HTML and SQL.

  • First Aid Certificate

    HSE Accredited First Aid at Work Certificate Nov 2009

  • Public Speaking

    As part of my Masters course I had to give presentations every week to peers and externals and feel very comfortable doing this.

  • Qualifications

    BSc Geography, MRes Ecology and Environmental Management

    Photos


    Profile photos



     
     

    Recent activity

    • Photo

      Rohan G, Birmingham

      is viewing Jobs on the SFS Jobs Board

    • Photo

      Rohan G, Birmingham

      just updated CV

    • Photo

      Harkiran B, Willenhall

      is viewing Jobs on the SFS Jobs Board

    • Photo

      Nick J, Grays

      just updated availability

    • Photo

      Powerforce

      is "Super Searching" staff

    • Photo

      Adele M, Manchester

      just updated CV

    • Photo

      Adele M, Manchester

      just added new photos

    • Photo

      Adele M, Manchester

      is viewing Jobs on the SFS Jobs Board

    • Photo

      Yvonne H, Guildford

      is viewing Jobs on the SFS Jobs Board

    • Photo

      Helga W, Belfast

      is viewing Jobs on the SFS Jobs Board