cv/resume

TAMARA AKCAY
creative@tamaraakcay.com

SOCIAL MEDIA & CONTENT WRITER

Skills
Art Direction 
Branding concept development
Digital strategy, visual communication
Knowledge and experience about fashion and luxury goods industries
Passion for the arts, strong analytic skills

Technical
Photoshop – Illustrator – Indesign
Wordpress- SEO – Key words
Word, Excel

Languages:
English :: Bilingual Plus
French :: Native

Work Experience
Web Content Writer 
Freelance, 2014 – Present

– Writing daily content (articles) for a targeted audience
– Choosing an appropriate tone of voice to attract the right followers
– Finding pertinent and singular subjects for sites and social medias
– Using social medias on a regular basis : Facebook, Instagram and Youtube
– Researching, downloading, resizing photographs according to the site’s preferences
– Genuine passion for the arts (@tamaraakcay on IG) & fitness (@crosstri_ink on IG)

Samples of my published work below:

[ART]
Afternyne
http://www.afternyne.com
The Metropolist
http://www.themetropolist.com

Beautiful Decay
http://www.beautifuldecay.com

Vagazine:
http://www.vagazine.com

Indie Walls:
http://www.blog.indiewalls.com

The Alternative Vision:
http://www.thealternativevision.com

[LIFESTYLE]
The Italian Eye
http://www.theitalianeyemagazine.com

[FITNESS]
Wodnews:
http://www.www.wodnews.com

Boxrox:
http://www.boxrox.com

Soul Rebel Athletics:
http://www.soulrebelathletics.com

Jewelry Line Founder and Designer – Tamara Akcay Jewelry 
Paris, Los Angeles CA
2011-2015
Responsible for creating, producing and selling an entire high-end jewelry line.
Working on costs, wholesale and retail prices.
Creating samples by carving wax.
Dealing with multi-brands showrooms and PR agencies in Paris and New York.
Setting up and developing social media.

Jewelry Production Manager – Axara
Paris, 2008-2011
Responsible for the production of a feminine, conservative jewelry line.
Collecting sketches from head designer and transferring drawings on illustrator.
Managing production delivery, quality control and damage returns.
Attending tradeshows in Europe, USA and Japan.

Account Manager – Meghan L.A.
Los Angeles CA, 2006-2008

Account Manager – Rock it Fashions
London, 2004-2006

Education
Marketing and Journalism Education
London, 2014 – Certificate in Creative Writing :: London School of Journalism
London, 2014 – Certificate in Social Media and copywriting :: Central St Martins
Paris, 2004 – Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing :: Université Paris Dauphine IX

Jewelry Design Education
Paris, 2008 – Training in Jewelry making :: HBJO
Paris, 2004 – Certificate in Fashion Design :: ESMOD

Personal Interests 
Art and Design – Museums, galleries, art fairs and art conferences
Fitness – Crossfit, triathlon, nutrition, health and recovery