Resume

Hard Skills

  • Lead range of digital projects and operations
  • Agency, government, not-for-profit (NFP), start up and corporate sector experience
  • Expert in open data policy, digital transformation and digital marketing
  • Engage effectively with diverse stakeholders
  • Understand key business requirements to create innovative strategies
  • Develop persuasive business cases and tender proposals
  • Plan, monitor and manage project deliverables
  • Implement agile methodologies to achieve successful outcomes
  • Track key performance metrics and analyse data
  • Assess and optimise digital interface accessibility
  • Prepare articulate briefs, reports, government policy and corporate documents
  • Build capability amongst staff and end users through strategic training
  • Design, deliver and implement policies, procedures and quality assurance processes

Soft Skills

  • Innovative and forward-thinking leader
  • Able to recognise and capitalise on strengths in others
  • Collaborative approach to problem solving
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Analytical yet agile mindset
  • Client-centred focus

Education & Training

  • Professional Diploma of UX Design (current)
  • Bachelor of Psychological Science (current)
  • Diploma of Counselling Skills
  • Diploma of eJournalism
  • Professional Certificate of Web Accessibility
  • Courses in science communication; Internet policy, regulation and governance; digital analytics; public relations & media; media ethics
  • Conducted research project examining link between social media use and attitudes to vaccines

Work Experience

Social Media and Community Manager

Australian Skeptics Inc

Mar 2018 - current
  • Oversee the organisation’s social media and online presence
  • Plan, coordinate and execute daily social media activity, sharing science, health and critical thinking topics
  • Source, analyse and curate contemporary, informative, evidence-based articles and research
  • Promote events and campaigns associated with the organisation
  • Redevelop the organisation’s website to incorporate a new CRM and subscription management system
  • Design WordPress and WooCommerce tools and systems to cater for future growth, adaptation and ease of use
  • Advocate for strategic digital transformation and drive the committee’s enthusiasm for change
  • Implement strategies to target future digital fundraising, content management and communications efforts

 

Achievements

  • Expanded the organisation’s social media reach, creating a 33% increase in Facebook Page Likes and 14% increase in Twitter Followers.

Account Manager

XCOM Media

Nov 2017 - Mar 2018

Digital Consultant & Office Manager

Squiz

Aug 2016 - Nov 2017

Queensland Coordinator

Code For Australia

May 2017 - Sep 2017

Director

Delight Digital Services

Aug 2015 - Jan 2017

Digital Manager

MCM Digital

Sep 2015 - Dec 2015

Senior Policy & Projects Officer

ACT Government

May 2013 - Aug 2015

Project Manager

Energetica

Mar 2011 - May 2013

Online Communications Officer

RSPCA Australia

Aug 2008 - Mar 2011

Digital Planner

Starcom

Sep 2006 - Aug 2008