Résumé / CV

I’m a creative content manager with extensive experience in marketing, branding and strategy for television and radio. A creator, a co-ordinator and project manager; I thrive on new challenges, with a flair for creative execution. I’m happy solving problems, I work well in a fast-paced environment and can offer years of broadcast experience to comfortably present to large audiences. I regularly collaborate with third-party partners and have experience in international territories.

Mark is a lovely person and incredibly easy to work with and I look forward to using him for many more projects in the future.

Irene Kyme, Account Director at Cicero Group.


KEY SKILLS

EXPERIENCE

BT SPORT
Continuity & Navigation Manager
August 2013 – February 2018

• Managed and coordinated promotional activity across 13 television channels in the UK.
• Created a complete marketing strategy for all in-house and third-party production partners.
• Increased audience retention through strategic use of graphics and presentation tools.
• Innovated by integrating social media with automated broadcast systems.
• Reduced department operating costs by 60% through streamlining processes.
• Directed on-air talent to ensure on-brand messaging.

ESPN
Senior Continuity Producer
January 2013 – July 2013
• Co-ordinated promotional activity across TV channels in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
• Managed a team of freelancers working across several countries in various languages.
• Devised detailed media plans and scripted all presentation items.

ITV
Continuity Announcer (ITV1)
October 2004 – January 2013
• Regularly broadcast live to audiences of 14million+ viewers across the UK.
• Scripted announcements against brand and marketing guidelines.
• Contributed to award-winning campaigns.

RCS (UK) Ltd
Support & Training Specialist
July 2001 – December 2004
• Provided telephone and on-site support to TV & radio personnel across the UK and Ireland.
• Lead self-developed training seminars and presentations.
• Integral to the launch of many new radio stations.

STUDENT BROADCAST NETWORK
Programme Controller / Head of Production
July 1998 – July 2001
• Headhunted from University to create a new in-house production department.
• Created branding and programming syndicated nationally to a radio network.
• Fully responsible for hiring, nurturing and producing all on-air talent.

CERTIFICATIONS

AMA Professional Certified Marketer (PCM) in Digital Marketing
American Marketing Association
Currently studying

The Online Marketing Fundamentals
IAB Europe / Google Digital Garage
Feb 2018 – Present

Adobe Stock Contributor
Feb 2018 – Present

EDUCATION

HND (Bachelor’s Degree Level) Media Technology & Production with Business
Farnborough College of Technology (University of Surrey)

ND Media Production & Technology
South Nottingham College

Dale Carnegie Graduate
Leadership for Managers