Tuesday, 26 November 2013

Graduate of the Month - Chanel, a University of Liverpool English Graduate with Marketing experience


Every month we’ll be highlighting examples of some of the many quality graduates looking for work in the Merseyside region. With a wide range of transferable skills and specialist knowledge, they can add value to any business. This month we profile Chanel, an ambitious University of Liverpool English and Language graduate with proven marketing experience and creative skills. 

Chanel is a passionate and ambitious English Literature and Language graduate from the University of Liverpool who achieved a 2.1 BA Honours degree, which has enhanced her ability to communicate effectively, analyse information and express her creativity.

Proactive, she likes to use her initiative as when she founded and led the Stop the Traffik University society where she created, planned and budgeted for events and engaging activities. Chanel marketed the society through networking, social media and more traditional methods such promotional flyers and posters. She also effectively chaired meetings where she was instrumental in bringing about change through her negotiation and influencing skills.

Adding to this experience, Chanel has also worked as a Marketing and Administrative assistant for a small interiors company where she was responsible for visual merchandising, photographing the store and managing the social media platforms, website and blog. She also has further experience in other customer service, marketing and sales roles including brand ambassador for several companies, charity fundraiser, marketing intern, bar tender and student bar event manager.

Proficient with Microsoft Office, social media tools such as TweetDeck and Hootsuite and competent in using CMS such as WordPress, she is also experienced in PPC, SEO and building web traffic. Her strong interpersonal skills and administrative experience enables her to integrate well into an office environment. She is willing to work hard to succeed in an environment which is challenging, fast paced, exciting and versatile preferably in marketing or business.

If you would like further information on Chanel or how any of our other graduates can help your business, contact us on 0151 794 5112 or gradopps@liv.ac.uk