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Alison W.

Average rate
$30/hour
  • Joined August 2016

An Australian Communications professional currently living in Barcelona. I have 10+ years NFP experience and work for Apple on Siri in Spain

  • Barcelona, Spain
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Alison W.
Barcelona, Spain

Services

Categories

Community Public Relations Content Copywriting Social Media

Experience

Summary

I am a Political science and Communications graduate and have worked extensively for NGO's across the globes. I have worked in commercial sectors for small businesses, peak bodies and global organisations.

Work history

UNHCR
Marketing Team
Marketing Department, Australia
All Together Now
Communications/Project Management
Busy role, researching large projects and working closely with academics and managing all communications channels.

Reviews and references

References

Natasha Cristo

Alison is a talented copywriter with the ability to nail the brief get a message across in an appealing way. She has a great work ethic and is pleasant to work with. I thoroughly recommend her.

Portfolio

Lunar New Year : More than just the Dancing Dragon

Explored Asian Diaspora in Australia, cultural beginnings and impacts on community. Also, what does it mean to be Asian? Social integration and achievements and celebration

When is it OK to correct someone's English?

This blog explores language acquisition and cross cultural norms.

Working With Diversity

A year long study on workplace diversity, mobility and racism on behalf of Australia's peak body on addressing Racism. Personal stories revealed helpful insights on strategies to breakthrough diversity and programs being implemented in large organisations to even out disparity.

Education

Accreditations

University of Southern Queensland
Bachelor of International Studies
University of New South Wales
Graduate Diploma in Spanish and Latin American Studies

Skills

Skills

blogger relations communications community ambassador programs crowdfunding campaigns infographic design email outreach digital marketing content creation content content strategy

Tools

Campaign Monitor Facebook Insights Facebook Power Editor Facebook Advertising Facebook Wordpress Google AdWords Google Analytics html InDesign Powerpoint Canva Photoshop excel Eventbrite

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 30hrs per week
  • Can commit to 3-6 months

Interests

Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Animals & Pets Banking & Finance Consumer Products Ecommerce

What I read

Huffington Post, The Guardian, The Conversation, The New Yorker and anything by Andrew Solomon

Side projects

I have worked for many global NGO"S such as UNHCR, ISRA-AID, Caritas, Por Un Buen Camino (current), Poleas Org (current) and All Together Now

Ideal team

I work well with all. I love working across the globe with different groups, writing copy for web developers, blogs for small business or researching heavier items. History, Political Science, Social, Social Justice, NFP, Poverty alleviation and more!