Annie Spillane Portfolio

Work | Social media, Marketing & SEO:

Marketing and Communications Assistant | St Nicholas Hospice Care | April 2018 – January 2019

This position was my first full-time position working within marketing. I have been working alongside a team of specialised individuals and supported them in marketing and communications both internally and externally. I have learned a basic understanding of InDesign and Photoshop for promotional materials and communications tools. In this role, I was also supporting each team member in projects including Press and PR, design and project management. 

Digital marketing manager | Gripfixings Ltd | Aug 2017 – January 2018

Through building an E-commerce website for a Bosch specialist Laser and measuring Technology Demo store, I have gained web design knowledge and basic knowledge of the opening of micro-sites. This is a new venture for the business, this has allowed me to understand a startup-style project through building an e-commerce website, which you can find here.

Work Experience | Toolbox Group

Through spending a month placement at toolbox Group, I was working with a specialist team conducting marketing campaigns in retail centres such as The Arc in Bury St Edmunds and Culver Square in Colchester.

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Through building my own personal blog I have built knowledge in WordPress. I use this website to document my personal and work life.

Work | Sales:

Style advisor | Jigsaw | Nov 2017 – March 2018

Jigsaw is a leading high-end brand for fashion, selling women’s, Men’s, Junior and accessories ranges. In this role, I have worked with a team of expertly trained staff to ensure the best possible experience for all customers.

Sales assistant | Javelin | March – Aug 2017

Selling high-quality designer clothing and accessories in Bury St Edmunds. offering personal shopping developed my customer skills while keeping a professional environment.

Sales assistant | Stormfront | Aug 2016 – Jan 2017

Within this job, I had a very customer relationship based role, working with customers to solve many customer problems and answer various questions and queries. I learned to interact with customers during hour-long teaching sessions and working in a team with my colleagues.

Sales assistant | Shoephoric | March 2015 – February 2016

I have been trained in fitting Children’s shoes and have taught newer members of the team on arrival. In this job, I also had to work well in a team. I have learned to use my initiative with taking stock, sending and receiving orders.

Education | Qualifications :

Level 3 Extended Diploma | WSC | June 2018

I have been attending West Suffolk college since September 2016 studying Business Studies level 3 extended diploma.

Year 1 – D*D*

Year 2 – (predicted D*D*)

GCSE | County Upper School | June 2016

Grade A – Art and Design, Graphic products

Grade B – Maths, History, Science

Grade C – English Literature, English Language, Business Studies, Additional Science

The online marketing fundamentals | Google | July 2017

Completed the online marketing fundamentals course through Google and The Digital Garage.

Personal | Volunteering :

Helper | HCPT – Group 86  | 2018

This charity takes underprivileged children on a trip of a lifetime to Lourdes. I am lucky enough to have taken a young child on this trip offering one to one attention to ensure the trip is enjoyable and unforgettable

Tent Leader | Suffolk Christian Camp  | 2014 & 2015

The responsibility of 7 children aged 10-15 over a one-week summer camp.

Personal | Other :

  • Full UK Drivers Licence

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