Digital Communications Specialist

 Key Skills & Competencies

    • CMS management
    • Social Media Marketing
    • Advanced reporting skills and corporate writing ability
    • Basic HTML and CSS experience
    • Highly efficient with Adobe Suite
    • Effective Problem solving skills
    • Advanced Communication skills
    • Demonstrated Customer Service skills
    • Continuous Improvement Philosophy
    • Ability to work under pressure and unsupervised
    • Efficent phone manner
    • Photgraphy and videography skills 

 Qualifications & Education

  • Bachelor of JournalismJan 2009 - June 2013
    University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
  • Diploma of ScreenFeb 2005 - Nov 2006
    Queensland School of Film & TV, Brisbane, Australia

Employment History

  • Digital EditorJanuary 2013 – Current
    New Ltd’s Townsville Bulletin


    • Management of staff on a digital level
    • Daily builds of website
    • Maintaining the website
    • Social media marketing
    • Weekly reports from analytics with page impressions and unique browsers
    • General Reporting
    • Features, column and review writing


    • Increased time spent on website by three minutes
    • Increased traffic and recognised trends
    • Guest speaker for a Social Media Workshop for International Nurses Day
    • Grew social media following and increased interaction
    • Award nominee for Queensland Multimedia Awards
  • Editor in ChiefAugust 2011 - Current
    G&T Online Magazine, Brisbane, Australia


    • Researching and writing articles for the website
    • Editing other works for publication
    • Updating website and managing content
    • Managing Social Media pages
    • Marketing website


    • Features on radio station 4zzz
    • Testimonials from subjects for editorial approach
    • Marketing clothing label to audience and sold out of stock
  • Social Media DepartmentJan 2013 - Feb 2013
    Virgin Australia, Brisbane, Australia


    • Responding to customer inquires via social media
    • Looking for trends occurring in social media
    • Co-DirectorJan 2013 - Current
      G&T Supply Co.
      • Assist in the pre-production designs of T-Shirts
      • Write content for the website and backgrounds for the shirts


      Available on request