Community and Marketing Manager
2018 - Present (over 2 years)
My duties here include: - Management of the community through Telegram and social media - Creating Caviar.io specific content for various social platforms - Creation...more of Caviar.io SEO long-form content - Administration and research - Email marketing
-Planning and Defining Scope -Developing Schedules -Time Estimating -Documentation -Managing Risks and Issues -Monitoring...more and Reporting Progress -Controlling Quality -Running daily meetings between time zones -Running the helpdesk and empowering users with a line directly to the tech team through UserVoice -Conducting user research concerning issues, requests, and suggestions via surveys -Testing new and existing features
2014 - 2016 (almost 2 years)
This was a personal project in which I blogged about social issues on both a local and international scale, as well as publishing poetry and short fiction. The project culminated...more in around 5000 readers (according to Google Analytics), and ended due to time constraints with my studies.
2016 (5 months)
This second media internship which I was chosen for assigned me to the role of Technology Writer. This role included assorted technology writing for a news and finance website...more called Nufios.com, which was based remotely. Nufios, a news startup, was created as a summarising news service, which also included stocks and finance. I left this position to focus on my last semester of studies. My daily tasks included: Staying on top of technology trends in the United States and researching new innovati
2015 (2 months)
During this period I was a remotely-based editorial intern for the startup company known as Afrizap, an online buzz and news media outlet and website which aimed at creating...more content specifically for the African context. My role here consisted of: Writing several "top-ten" style articles a day, the majority of which were about South Africa, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Nigeria and Kenya. Researching issues and news relevant to the African reader. Editing and proofreading work. Posting updates to the offici
This position (taken as I awaited graduation) was as editor and translator for a family member's business. My duties here include the proofreading, editing and formatting...more of Psychology and Counseling textbooks as well as translation of the texts to Afrikaans.
Junior Research Assistant
2013 - 2014 (11 months)
I was a remote junior researcher for a professional copywriter. This work included: https://www.visualcv.com/uhob1x3r-fe Researching a multitude of topics and ideas. Writing...more and typing content for her to recreate for the client. Proofreading all content. The most common content was based on travel, lifestyle, and education.
Have written viral content online, had successful blog posts with upwards of 5000 visitors a month (Google Analytics). Reduced user issues from 1000+ to 160 within one month, launched user research survey and translated application to French.