Kathryn Jones

Kathryn Jones

Careers and Employability Coordinator

  • Location: Carlisle, Cumbria, UK
  • Career stage: Early

Holds a First Class BA (Hons) degree, CIM Marketing awards and currenty studying towards an MA Internship in Tourism, Hospitality and Events Management at the University of Central Lancashire. Working at the University of Cumbria in Carlisle and volunteering for a nationwide historical reenactment society. A range of experience working in events and marketing, mainly in the corporate and higher education sectors. Highly organised and self-motivated with the ability to manage multiple projects; set, work to and report on target tracking; assess market requirements and act appropriately; and communicate effectively with a wide range of stakeholders. Keen to gain further experience in events and marketing in a team focused environment, with the potential for career development in this area.

Work History

Women's Enterprise Coordinator - Cumbria Business Growth Hub & Rural Growth Network - Cumbria Chamber of Commerce

Sep 2014 - Present

Events Manager - Thumbprint (Charity)

Apr 2014 - Oct 2014

Marketing Team - Shadowing (One Day) - University of Cumbria

Aug 2014 - Aug 2014

Widening Participation Retention Graduate Intern - University of Cumbria

Aug 2013 - Aug 2014

Digital Marketing and Web Team - Shadowing (One Day) - University of Cumbria

Jul 2014 - Jul 2014

Postgraduate Student Representative – Executive Officer (Volunteer Position) - University of Cumbria Students Union

Nov 2013 - May 2014

Customer Service Assistant - Ann Summers

Apr 2013 - Aug 2013

Trouper - Entertainer/Vocalist - Parkdean Holidays

Feb 2013 - Apr 2013

Youth Worker - Carlisle Youth Zone

Jun 2011 - Feb 2013

Cover Supervisor - William Howard School

Dec 2011 - Jul 2012

Teaching Assistant in the Performing Arts Department (Volunteer Position) - William Howard School

Sep 2011 - Jul 2012

Temporary Mid-day Supervisor - William Howard School

Nov 2011 - Dec 2011

Exam invigilator. - Richard Rose Central Academy

May 2008 - Jun 2011

Customer Service Assistant - Matalan

Mar 2009 - May 2011

Workshop Assistant - William Howard School

Jul 2010 - Jul 2010

Workshop Assistant - William Howard School

Jul 2009 - Jul 2009

Coffee Shop Worker - Dunelm (Soft Furnishings) Ltd

Mar 2006 - Mar 2009

Workshop Assistant - William Howard School

Jul 2008 - Jul 2008

Workshop Leader - William Howard School

Jul 2008 - Jul 2008

Workshop Assistant - William Howard School

Jul 2008 - Jul 2008

Education

Business Administration - Level 7 module - Leadership and Organisational Behaviour - University of Cumbria

2013 - 2014

Drama Performance and Musical Theatre Performance - Bachelor of Arts (BA) Honours - University of Cumbria

2008 - 2011

Field of study unknown - A Levels and GCSEs - William Howard School

2001 - 2008

Skills

  • Event Management
  • Administration
  • Advertising
  • Attention to Detail
  • Communications
  • Copywriting
  • Customer Service
  • Digital Marketing
  • Email Marketing
  • Event Planning
  • Events Co-ordinator
  • Microsoft Office
  • Networking
  • Online Marketing
  • Personal Development
  • Press Releases
  • Project Management
  • Public Relations
  • Public Speaking
  • Report Writing
  • Social Media
  • Team Leadership
  • Time Management
  • Written and Verbal Communication

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