Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Standard view
Full view
of .
Look up keyword
Like this
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1


Ratings: (0)|Views: 20 |Likes:
Published by Nabeelah Kathrada
This is my C.V where you can find my employment and educational history as well as a bit about me,
This is my C.V where you can find my employment and educational history as well as a bit about me,

More info:

Published by: Nabeelah Kathrada on Jan 22, 2013
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial


Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as DOC, PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less





Nabeelah Kathrada
50 Nornabell Drive, Beverley, HU17 9GJ. 07966805375. nabeelahkathrada31@gmail.com
Personal Profile
A hardworking and positively minded Journalism graduate who thrives in afast pace environment and has an eye for fashion. I am highly meticulousabout working processes and a strong team player with excellent people,communication, computing and organizational skills. With instinctiveleadership competencies and a passion for networking, I am looking for aposition where I can develop my already multi-faceted skills.
Pr/Marketing AdministratorSeptember 2012-present. My Dental Health Club, Hull.
Researching marketing techniques based on cliental
Collecting data from contact forms and creating spreadsheets on Excel
Promoting the practice on social media forms (facebook and twitter) usingvarious different advertising tools, most recent Viking FM.
Creating content for newsletters and brochures sent out to patientsregarding latest deals
Administrative based tasks, i.e. filing, photocopying, faxing, maintainingpaperwork and records
Making and receiving numerous calls to and from patients and advertisers,as well as generating emails on a daily basisSales Associate/Events Hostess June-July 2012. Selfridges & Co, London.
Striving for customer excellence, my role on the shop floor involved assistingcustomers in the formal wear department
Working with high end brands, such as Armani, Ralph Lauren and HugoBoss. As well as trained on the tills.
Selected for Daylesford café lift hostess, specially trained for variouspersuasive techniques.
Managing the number of customers from the shop floor access to the roof top, via constant communication with my colleagues
Assisting the events coordinator and ensuring the Selfridges experience
Work Experience
 JournalistMay 2012 – 1 week. The Yorkshire Evening Post, Leeds.
Various tasks including, approaching people for vox pops, taking theinitiative to produce phone interviews and representing the news publicationsin a professional manner
Responsibility to create specific content for the newspaper. Went out to filmspecific subjects regarding articles which appeared in the local press
 Taking press releases and turning them into short articles, which appearedin the newspaperPR InternApril 2012 – 2weeks. Rous Iland, London
 The internship required an extreme level of professionalism around clientsas it was a members only fashion boutique
Assisting the personal shopper when choosing garments for clients matching their brief with stock
Attending special events, using my own experience to produce pressreleases which appeared on their website
A window into high end fashion luxury and the buzz surrounding it
Events CoordinatorOctober 2011-January 2012. HeadingOut Magazine, Leeds
Responsibility for creating a charity fashion show and dance show
Liaising with clothing boutiques in Headingley to provide for our fashionshow. Including advertising in return for participation
Managing my team and delegating tasks to my colleagues ensuringeverything was done before the big night, i.e. responsibility for advertisingboth the events (social media, leaflets around universities and word of mouth)
Organising a venue for both the events and down to the very last detail.Including, lighting, music, hair and make-up, drinks, goodie bags andphotographers
Absolute clear communication with all parties involved to ensure tasks beingcompleted
Styling- Ability to adapt tospecific individuals.
Organisation- Priorities tasksand plans ahead in order toachieve goals successfully. I.e.planning articles beforearticles.
 Team Work- Team player whoencourages harmonious andwinning team spirit. I.e.motivating team when plansfall through.
Communication- Possess theinterpersonal skills tocommunicate effectively withrespect and inability,individually and within a team
 Time Management Skills-Disciplined, punctual and incontrol. I.e. Assigning allocatedslots to specific work ensuringtasks are completed within thetime frame.
Problem Solving- The ability tothink outside the box.
Production skills- Ability tohandle HDcameras/microphones withease and confidence.
I.T Skills- Microsoft office, wordand excel on Windows andMacintosh systems. Final CutPro, Motion, Audacity, InDesignand Photoshop.
License- Full clean currentdriving license.
Leeds Metropolitan University, Leeds.2009-2012 (Graduation – July 2012)
BA (Hons) JournalismBJTC and PTC accreditation
In my final year, I was part of a successful team of 12, producing a glossy 24page spread magazine covering current business news in Leeds. I specialized inthe retail industry, with determination to discover the best stories and expandmy contacts book, I managed to obtain the very first pictures of Trinity LeedsEveryman cinema along with 4 of my articles.
During our broadcast module, we had the opportunity to mimic a live newsbroadcast. I took on the role as floor manager, the main communication with thefloor and the gallery which meant working under pressure. My roles includedfine picking the scripts ensuring our broadcast would flow, assisting the directorwith camera angles and what would look best on screen, communication withthe whole team, ensuring I rehearsed my actions before the broadcast andorganizing our interviewee, liasing her participation and script.
Single handily produced a hard hitting short documentary about sex selectionabortions in the UK using a Sony HD camera and microphone and edited on finalcut pro. Not only did I push the boundaries and taboo regarding abortions in theUK but this was an emotional journey, interviewing women who had hadabortions and earning trust and building relationships with people I’d never metbefore.
 Through out all three years, I produced a news file which comprised of storiesI’d discovered and written articles about, investigating a range of topics from

You're Reading a Free Preview

/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->