A professional profile

Learn how to write a professional profile.

Instructions

Do the preparation task first. Then read the text and tips and do the exercises.

Reading text

David Beddingfield

Digital Marketing Manager

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Summary

Over the past six years I have held various roles in the field of digital marketing and communication and currently lead a small team in the Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) sector. I have a proven track record of planning and implementing successful digital marketing campaigns across a range of channels.   

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Experience

Digital Marketing Manager
Krunch Ltd
Jan 2017 – Present

My role involves strategic focus on all areas of digital marketing within the company and working closely with the main marketing and communications teams. I design and lead all our digital marketing campaigns.

Digital Marketing Executive
Krunch Ltd
June 2014 – Dec 2016

I was responsible for overall social media strategy. I worked on many campaigns to drive engagement with the customers of our breakfast cereals and bars to build brand loyalty. I also led on three key product launches.

Digital Marketing Assistant
Food2Grab Ltd
Sept 2013 – May 2014

In this role I developed my existing knowledge and skills in the fields of social media and consumer goods. I supported the design of multi-channel marketing campaigns to promote brand awareness of our healthy snack range.

Tips

  1. Your online profile needs to be concise, engaging and convincing.
  2. State a clear title/role under your name.
  3. Your summary should be in short paragraphs.
  4. Think about who you want to read your profile and write in an appropriate style for them.
  5. Add links to examples of your work if you have them.
  6. Check it carefully and get feedback from a friend or colleague.

Discussion

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Submitted by smell08 on Wed, 15/05/2019 - 09:59

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Yes I have online profile on saramin site about jobseeking. In my point of view, to attract manager's sight, We have to write contents briefly but those can represent critical point. Practice make you perfect! Also Before writing, you investigated company information like ideal employee, attitude, aim, history and others. By doing this, you can identify whether the company is fit for you or not.

Submitted by Hugh_Sungho on Tue, 23/04/2019 - 20:48

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I do have online profiles on various websites, such as Linkedin or Indeed. In my opinion, as a current job seeker who is not a native speaker in English, using action verbs are quite important when you make an online profile. You may refer the website themuse.com for advice on "Powerful verbs that will make your resume awesome", which I use when I make my profile.

Submitted by Gulbanu on Tue, 12/03/2019 - 11:03

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I have profiles in several most popular social networks. Any of them are compliantly full of information about me. And anyone looks as my resume or professional profile. I share only general facts, some photo. That's because of i am not looking for a new job right now, and it does not matter for me.