Jay Ahmed: A&R Scout, Researcher, Radio Broadcast Assistant, Radio Producer, Radio Production Assistant, Label ...

Jay Ahmed

last updated on 12/12/16

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Employment History

September 2016 - Present
Ten Group, London
Music and VIP Lifestyle Manager

o Having an encyclopaedic knowledge of live music and club events in the UK whilst using a wide range of contacts.
o Thriving at upselling events at world and market leading venues to clients through allocation of concierge tickets.
o Using the digital portals of Ticketmaster, Eventim and AXS daily to increase revenue for the company.
o Working with high profile clients to deliver a quality and personalised service that exceeds expectations.
o Place a high value on motivation and time effectiveness whilst in constant liaison with all parties involved.
o Outstanding ability to multitask as a team player whilst meeting various timed solo projects and deadlines.
o Undertake research and construct findings in a confident, dynamic and influential manner.

May 2016 – September 2016
Interplay UK, Marlow
Customer Services Executive

o A broad and busy role, for a creative and design based company.
o First point of contact for any incoming trade or personal enquiries via phone, email and in person.
o Able to answer any questions positively and constructively, in a welcoming, confident and decisive manner.
o Excellent time management skills, ensuring all daily tasks are carried out efficiently and to the highest standard.
o Maintaining contacts and communicating with all members of staff including directors and management.

July 2015 – May 2016
Fire and Lightbox, London
Various Roles (Marketing and Club Operations Assistant, Artist Liaison Officer)

o Developed relationships with artists, management, promoters and agents pre, during and post event to ensure the smooth running of operations.
o Assisted with event logistics and produced artist itineraries.
o Managed all physical and online ticketing outlets including Resident Advisor, Event Genius and SeeTickets.
o Created and curated content for a weekly mailer, blog and across all social media channels.
o Successfully accomplished the Level 2 BIIAB Award for Music Promoters.

July 2015 – May 2016
The Jewellery Channel (TJC), Feltham
Freelance Floor Manager

o Lead of the live studio, ensuring correct health and safety procedures are followed at all times.
o Checked and prepared audio, visual and lighting equipment were in full working order.
o Actively kept in constant communication and co-ordination with producers, directors and presenters.

October 2012 – May 2015
Junk Club, Southampton
Various Roles (Junior Production Technician, Event Manager, Promotions Assistant)

o Maintained and operated the lighting system and DJ technical riders over two floors at an award winning club
o Instigated and managed a well received weekly club night that took place on Fridays.
o Music industry experience, finding and using innovative ways to expand reach and interaction on social media.