CURRICULUM VITAE

PROFILE

Date of Birth: 31/10/1994

Telephone: 07975553789

Email: hollyrobinson1994@hotmail.co.uk

EDUCATION

GCSE: 9 ranging from grades A – C (including Maths, English, and Science)
AS Level: Art and Design: B
A Level: English Literature: B
English language: B
Philosophy: C

Currently predicted a 2:1 for a Joint BA (Hons) in Journalism and English (with a specialization in Public Relations) at the University of Salford.

Achieved a 2:1 in Japanese Stage 1.

SKILLS

LANGUAGES:
. Fluent English
. Stage 1 standard Japanese (including basic understanding of Hiragana and Katakana)
IT SKILLS:
. Adobe InDesign Software
. Fully proficient in Microsoft Office
. Fully proficient in Mac iWork Suite
. Fully proficient in WordPress

WORK EXPERIENCE 

HEFFERS BOOKSHOP: BOOKSELLER, EVENTS CO-ORDINATOR & SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER (CHILDREN’S DEPARTMENT)
August 2011 – July 2014

NME MAGAZINE: INTERN
December 2014

LOCK 91: MIXOLOGIST & BARTENDER
January 2015 – January 2016

LOVE CONQUERS ALL: ASSISTANT MANAGER, MIXOLOGIST & BARISTA
March 2016 – September 2016

GAME RETAIL LTD: SEASONAL SALES ASSISTANT
September 2016 – January 2017

GAMESPEW.COM: FEATURE WRITER & GAME REVIEWER
January 2016 – present

PORTFOLIO

Some of my notable freelance jobs have included:
ClickIndie.com: Feature Writer & social media manager
slatethedisco.com: Concert & album reviewer
Gamertime.co.uk: feature writer & Game Reviewer
TheGamerScene.com: Feature Writer & Sub Editor
theNerdstash.com: Feature Writer & game reviewer

PERSONAL STATEMENT

With 5 years’ experience in the writing industry, my specialization lies in journalism, feature writing, news writing, public relations, and content creation. I have a special interest and a significant portfolio in the gaming and music journalism sectors. My extensive experience within the creative arts has given me a unique eye for detail, inventive thinking, and a passion for creation. I am a highly motivated and hardworking individual that has excellent project management skills. In addition to my natural ability for writing, I also have excellent reading and grammar skills, along with substantial customer service experience.

I have the skills and determination to do a good job, be a good employee and to be a good addition to your work team. I have proven in my various jobs that I am more than capable of taking on new roles, learning new skills, with an enthusiastic approach. I try my utmost to make sure I do the best job I can.

REFERENCES

ANDI FENLON
Lock 91 Owner & Manager

Telephone: 0161 8195444
Email: andi@lock-91.co.uk

KIM SNAITH
Co-Founder & Co-Editor in Chief, GameSpew.com

Email: kim@gamespew.com

CLAIR GOODHEAD
Department Manager, Heffers Bookshop

Telephone:  01223 568568
Email: clair.goodhead@heffers.co.uk

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