A creative chartered marketer and brand guardian. I thrive on delivering true innovations, objectives, ROI and perfection.
Constantly pushing the boundaries to create genuine, inspiring products and communications - searching out innovative, genuine ways to reach and engage consumers and customers.
Skills and Abilities
- Relentlessly creative, innovative and engaging, with intuitive consumer understanding
- Focused and tenacious, with a track record of resourcefully managing complex projects
- Excellent communication, influencing and people-skills; always sociable, fun, ‘glass half-full’
- Project management (PRINCE2), numeracy and budget management skills
Product Manager at Ella's Kitchen (Brands) Ltd
Chartered Institute of Marketing Professional Diploma in Marketing (Oxford College of Marketing)
BA Honors: Film Radio and Television (2:1) (Canterbury Christ Church University)
Creative writing, consumer analysis, knowledge of broadcasting and media channels, critical dissection of media texts, interview techniques, aptitude with media production technologies.
A Level (New College, Swindon ):
English Language and Literature (A)
Media Studies (B)
Information Communication Technology (B) Music Technology (B)
GCSE (St John’s School, Marlborough)
7 A Grades including English and Maths
2 B Grades
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Apr 2014 – Present
Responsible for filling the Ella's new product pipeline with inspiring, insight-based innovation: supporting product propositions from inception, through development, to launch. Also responsible for product portfolio management, brand planning and insights.
Makes Friends (Brand Manager) - Ella's Kitchen
Aug 2013 – Apr 2014
Makes Friends (Assistant Brand Manager) - Ella's Kitchen
Mar 2012 – Aug 2013
Helps Make Friends (Marketing Assistant) - Ella's Kitchen
Dec 2010 – Mar 2012
Sales & Marketing Executive - Firehorse Clothing Ltd
Apr 2010 – Dec 2010