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M: +61 0410 117 304                E: ptadros@hotmail.com

Patrick Tadros is an ambitious and determined Content Producer/Editor with strengths in journalism and digital and video content. He can work across multiple platforms including Adobe Photoshop, WordPress, WoodWing and knowledgeable in managing all social media. With superb problem-solving skills, Patrick can ensure that all stages of the digital publishing process run efficiently and that tasks are carried out promptly and accurately.

Highlights of Patrick’s background include:

  • Earning a BA in English, International Relations and Journalism at the University of Notre Dame Sydney.
  • Working for multiple print media establishments in New York and Sydney as an editorial coordinator and content editor.
  • Providing encompassing administrative and office management support, overseeing projects, maintaining records and files, and assisting management staff in daily operations.
  • Utilising solid organisational, communication, and multitasking skills to generate maximum efficiency and first-rate product quality.

KEY SKILLS

  • SEO
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Online/Print Media
  • WordPress
  • Adobe PhotoShop
  • Facebook Ads Manager
  • Google Analytics
  • Microsoft Office
  • Social Media (Facebook, Pinterest)

 

WORK HISTORY

 

YAHOO7, Sydney, Australia

August 2017 – Present

Digital Producer

Yahoo! is focused on making the world’s daily habits inspiring and entertaining. By creating highly personalised experiences for online users, Yahoo! keeps people connected to what matters most to them as they perform their daily routines across news, sports, entertainment, lifestyle, finance and more.

Responsibilities:

  • Sourcing, creating and delivering accurate and engaging articles, videos and social content that captures the attention of TV online audiences.
  • Working proactively to come up with creative and innovative content ideas.
  • Working to tight TV news deadlines day to day.

 

WEDDED WONDERLAND PUBLICATIONS, Sydney, Australia

December 2016 – July 2017

Digital Content Editor (Lifestyle)

Wedded Wonderland is an Australian digital publication specialising in wedding events and fashion.

Responsibilities:

  • A solid understanding of SEO and using strong keyword titles to engage daily traffic.
  • Updating the Wedded Wonderland Facebook and Pinterest page with new images and posts.
  • Assisting with research, image requests for editorial stories and styling magazine photoshoots.
  • Writing 290+ quality online content for the website regarding weddings, celebrities and fashion in WordPress.
  • Proficient in all Office programmes like MS Word, Excel and Adobe Photoshop and InDesign.
  • Daily monitoring of website trafficking using Google Analytics and increasing monthly page views by 23%.

 

UNIVERSAL MAGAZINES, Sydney, Australia

October 2014 – January 2015

Editorial Coordinator (Kitchens and Bathrooms Magazine)

Universal Magazines is an Australian publication facility specialising in producing contemporary magazine features including bridal, fashion, home and automatics.

Responsibilities:

  • Providing key administrative support to the editorial team.
  • Writing dynamic and enticing marketing emails and responding to magazine enquiries.
  • Assisting with research and image requests for editorial stories.
  • Writing 15+ quality online and print content for websites, magazines and social media.

 

ESSENTIAL HOMME MAGAZINE, New York City

April 2013 – November 2013

Editorial Coordinator

Essential Homme is a men’s fashion related magazine specialising in event reviews, luxury clothing and grooming.

Responsibilities:

  • Providing key administrative support to the editorial team and writing dynamic and enticing marketing emails.
  • Organising and managing a library of magazines and books and responding to magazine enquiries including artist promotions, advertising queries and subscription requests.
  • Assisting with research, image requests for editorial stories and styling magazine photoshoots.
  • Receiving, distributing and replying to post and email correspondence.
  • Recording and transcribing interviews.
  • Writing 15+ quality content for websites, magazines and social media platforms.

 

ERICA VAIN LLC AGENCY, New York City

May 2013 – January 2014

Online Journalist/Editor

Erica Vain is an online entertainment magazine specialising in celebrity gossip, fashion and information regarding health, beauty and technology.

Responsibilities:

  • Providing newsworthy ideas with the editorial team in daily online meetings.
  • Writing quality 70+ online content in relation to Entertainment, Fashion and Lifestyle using WordPress.
  • Attending events and recording/transcribing interviews.

 

THE ARCHDIOCESE OF SYDNEY, Australia

September 2011 – November 2011

Social Media Coordinator (Intern)

The Archdiocese of Sydney is a Catholic news publication specialising in producing Catholic related news and interviews around the world.

Responsibilities:

  • Managing, updating and coordinating social media and content campaigns.
  • Recording and transcribing phone interviews.
  • Researching and editing articles on http://www.xt3.com.

 

TARGET, Sydney, Australia

April 2006 – January 2017 (Ongoing employment)

Sales/Visual Merchandiser

Target is an Australian department store specialising in fashion, home wares and entertainment.

Responsibilities:

  • Implementing changes to in-store displays to effect greater visual appeal and increase sales in specific product lines.
  • Developed planograms using Excel for in-store and window displays, and trained staff on assembly and disassembly of product fixtures and display equipment.
  • Delivering weekly floor moves, window installations and frequent mannequin styling.
  • Translating catalogues & promotions into real designs on the showroom floor.
  • Participation in weekly meetings with store and regional management.

 

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS

2009 – 2013    The University of Notre Dame, Sydney (Bachelor of Arts)

Major: Politics and Journalism

Minor: English Literature and Communications