A well-presented and pro-active journalist who has the drive to make broad impact as well as delivering results. Possesses experience of editorial, web and radio content production with a proven track record of successful administrative tactics through methodical, thorough and diligent work. Good relationship builder, takes direction well and works hard to ensure the delivery of high value media products.
01/2013 – present Little Joe Magazine
Editorial Assistant / PA to Directors – Underground cinema and queer culture features publication.
Outline, research and contact Media and institutions for press release and events purposes; write articles for partner publica- tions and blogs while representing the magazine.
Supporting activities to ensure successful magazine launches and screening events.
Determine and source new media and magazine resellers, as well as deal with online purchases and distribution queries. Creating a more efficient payments process.
Identify areas for cost-savings such as delivery options.
Uploading, managing and updating website information and social media posts. Providing office maintenance.
11/2011 − 03/2012 Monocle Magazine & Monocle 24 Radio Station
Editorial and Production Internship - Monocle is a premium media brand with magazine, web, broadcast and retail divi- sion, focusing on global affairs, business, culture and design.
Define, develope and research stories/news leads.
Contact, book and pre-interview guests for the 24-hour live radio station programmes.
Time-slot management for international call-through interviews and in-studio guests.
Writing, editing and proofreading articles.
Liaising and assisting photography and fashion teams.
Ensuring guests are well attended.
11/2010 − 12/2011 Offbeatz Lisboa
Executive Producer / Interviewer - Offbeatz Lisboa is an independent project to reveal new bands and directors in the Portu- guese music scene through live weekly sessions, web info-platform and Television/Radio broadcasting.
Select and edit videos and advertisement spots.
Contact, book and schedule bands and directors to be present at the live show and programme tapings, as well as assisting both event and filming crews.
Interviewing guests for broadcasted series.
10/2010 − 11/2011 Janela Urbana
Journalist and Music Editor - Urban-Culture website focused on design, fashion, music, art and city living.
Build an eclectic set of interviews, profiles and reviews with interesting, creative and trend-setting musicians, designers, entre- preneurs and artists.
Attending events while liaising with sponsors, colleagues, past and future interviewees.
06/2010 − 09/2010 Time Out Lisbon Magazine
Internship - Time Out Lisbon is a magazine focused on city-living, for visitors or natives of Lisbon. As an intern, I was re- quested to present ideas, interview contacts and write articles, as well as dealing with all picture desk details related to them.
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
09/2007 − 06/2011 Bachelor of Communication Sciences, specialized in Journalism, Cinema and
Television, at Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal
PERSONAL SKILLS AND COMPETENCES Language Skills:
Portuguese: Native Language English and French: Fluent German: Intermediate level Japanese: Basic level
Proficient use of Mac OS and Windows systems, inclusive of MS Office.
Skillful knowledge of Adobe CS6 programs - Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator and Premiere.
In depth knowledge of Audacity program and Wordpress Backoffice platform