Résumé

CHAN, Ching Yuen Bryan

Media Executive, IPG Mediabrands (HK) Ltd.

With my valuable experience in a media agency, and my academic qualifications as a postgraduate completed MSc Marketing and Strategy at University of Warwick, I believe the position would give me a chance to actualise my potential and to collaborate with others in my field.

Experience

Media Executive, IPG Mediabrands (Hong Kong) Ltd.

Jan 2018 - Present

  • Collaborating closely with clients and vendors in delivering marketing/branding campaigns on both online (i.e., Facebook, Instagram) and offline (i.e., OOH, prints, etc.) platforms,

  • Developing competitive reports, analysing media trends using various tools (i.e., Admango, eTelmar, ComScore, etc.) and developing insights and recommendations for improvements in the future.

  • Key clients include :

    • Pharmaceutical (MSD)

    • Health Supplements (Blackmores)

    • Government Department (BrandHK)

    • Tourism (Tourism Australia, Turkish Airlines)

    • Exhibition (Art Basel)

    • Investment (M&G Investments)

    • Education (OUHK)

    • Food & Beverage​ (Paradise Dynasty)

    • Gaming (Rockstar)

Private Tutor, Self-employed

May 2011 - Jun 2012

  • Supporting students aged 13 and 15 with homework (English, Chinese, Mandarin, Mathematics, Humanities) and other extra-curricular activities that needed to be completed,

  • Tailoring class materials for examinations and assisting students in effective speed learning,

  • Evaluating progress of the students and conferencing with parents
    about how the students were doing.

 

Sales Associate (Part-time), HMV, Hong Kong

Jul 2009 - Aug 2009

  • Articulating in English, Cantonese and Mandarin and recommending relevant products to customers,

  • Preparing marketing campaigns by arranging in-store displays and updating inventory records,

  • Stocking shelves with merchandise and familiarising with the latest music and movie trends.

Education
Languages

 

English (Fluent)

Cantonese (Native)

Mandarin (Fluent)

Computer Skills

 

Adobe Photoshop

Microsoft Word

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft PowerPoint

Final Cut Pro (Video Editing)

 

Typing
 

English 56 - 63 wpm

Chinese 45 wpm

 

Interests

Playing Board Games

Taekwondo

Badminton

Hiking

 

Sep 2016 - Sep 2017

Warwick Business School, University of Warwick, Coventry, United Kingdom

MSc Marketing & Strategy

Merit (Overall: 67.5%)

  • Modules included:
     

Strategic Management: 74%, Service Marketing: 75%, Global Branding: 71%, Marketing of Luxury Products & Services: 66%, Marketing Management: 64%, Environment of Business: 63%

 

Dissertation - "Anthropomorphised Spokes-characters & Word-of-mouth Communications": 70%

Sep 2013 - Jun 2016      

University of Sussex, Brighton, East Sussex, United Kingdom

BSc Marketing and Management

Second-class Honours, Division 1 (Overall: 65%)

Third-year Grade Overall: 64%

  • Third-year modules included:

Marketing Communications: 68%, Marketing Strategy: 64%, Strategic Managemetn of Public
and Nonprofit: 62%, Digital Marketing: 60%, Services Marketing: 58% and Strategic HRM: 51%

Research Project - "Signal Visibility in Luxuries & Electronic Word-of-mouth Communications": 75%

Second-year Grade Overall: 66%

  • Second-year modules included:

Project Management: 74%, Operations Management: 69%, Buyer Behaviour: 68%, 

Marketing Research: 68%, Information Systems: 65%, International Marketing: 64%, Management of Innovation: 64% and Research Methods for Managers: 59%

 

First-year Grade Overall: 70%

 

  • First-year modules included:

Economics: 90%, Accounting: 83%, Presenting Heritage: 80%, 

Organisational Behaviour and HRM: 76%, Marketing: 64%, Material Heritage: 63%, 

Business Law: 59% and Management: 47%, 

 

 

Sep 2011 - Aug 2013   

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Hong Kong Community College, Hong Kong

Associate in Business (Information Systems and Knowledge Management) GPA: 3.18

 

Modules included:

Marketing: A, Organisational Learning: A,

E-Commerce: B+, Logistics & Supply Chain Management: B+

 

Sep 2009 - Aug 2011

New Method College, Hong Kong

Secondary 6 - 7, Hong Kong Advanced Level Examination (2011)

 

Sep 2004 - Aug 2009

La Salle College, Hong Kong

Secondary 1 - 5, Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination (2009)

Honours and Activities

2017

Participated in "UK City of Culture 2021" Competition

  • Collaborating with three students in different cultural backgrounds to prepare a pitch presentation within a week. The team has been rewarded £1,000 in bringing the ideas forward.

2014 - 2016

Founder and President of Board Game Society, University of Sussex

  • Establishing the society in the values of 'PLAYS' - Play, Learn, be Active and Young and Share,

  • Liaising with Student Union and other societies to hold events, and recruiting new members,

  • Engaging with local companies for sponsorship agreements and sourcing board games online.

Vice President of Walking Society, University of Sussex
 

  • Being the leading person to schedule walks and promote on social networking sites before every event,

  • Preparing contingency plans for any unfavourable circumstance occurred and assessing potential risks

2013

Received HKCC Travelling Scholarship - Study Tour to Beijing and Mongolia, China

Received HKCC Travelling Scholarship - Study Tour to Singapore

 

2012

Attained the 2nd Dan in the 0212 Taekwondo Promotion Test and

Passed the Referee Course Test and granted the qualification of Referee

 

  • Having been engaging in Taekwondo training for fifteen years, it teaches me to be patient, courageous and courteous, which is conducive to my work performance
    in the future.

 

2011 - 2012

Received Best Proposal Award for "My Journey" Proposal Competition

 

  • Demonstrated a liberal attitude to communication and collaboration with team members and making good use of presentation tools and skills in order to attain the award.

 

2004 - 2011

Received 7 Good Conduct Award and 5 Good Service Award

Elected as a Class Prefect for 7 years

 

  • Acting as a meticulous observer and an active listener for my classmates,
    I was willing to offer them help that enabled me to build friendships and
    to demonstrate leadership in organising class activities.

 

2007 - 2008

Attained "The Silver Standard" Award of the Hong Kong Award for Young People

 

  • The program shaped me to become a person who is independent, mature,
    self-confident and willing to serve others.

 

2006

Passed Grade 6 ABRSM Piano Examination

 

 

 

References are available upon request.