Writer, Journalist

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Desired position type: Any
Location: Berlin Berlin, Germany

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Summary

I am an writer – fashion journalist and stylist, mostly I have been working in big magazine publications in Greece.

Education

EDUCATION

2007- 2010 Second High School of Sparta, Modern Greek Language and Literature / Classical & Ancient Language and Literature
Graduation grade 16,7 out of 20.

2010- 2016 National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, studied Philosophy, Pedagogy and Psychology – School of Philosophy / Bachelor’s degree
The undergraduate programme in Philosophy, Pedagogy, and Psychology leads to a Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy, Education and Psychology (i specialized in psychology) which provides professional skills for teaching Greek language and literature in Secondary Education.

September 2015 Fashion Workshop Mod’Art International, Summer Intensive Course by Vassilis Zoulias
I took part in Summer Intensive Course held by FashionWorkshop by Vicky Kaya, directed by Greek Haute Couture designer, Vassilis Zoulias. I learned fashion design, styling, history of fashion and costume, trends, fashion marketing, english fashion terminology and the process of creating a fashion magazine.

26-11-2011 Conference “Refugee and repatriated student adjustment- investigation of needs and intervention planning”

23-3-2012 Conference “Music and Creativity in Psychiatry: Musical therapy applications- DSM”

1-10-2011 – 15-6-2012 Photography seminar at P.O.F.P.A. (University’s cultural society)

24-10-2012 Conference “Interdisciplinary university special education: philosophy- educational- legal and technological approach”

Experience

WORKING EXPERIENCE

11-2011 to 11-2013 Newsfilter
Editor at Newsfilter writing about culture, what happens in town and fashion.

2012 -2013 Chill Out Magazine
Junior Editor at the university’s magazine, Chill Out. Writing about psychology (an article per month).

10-2012 to 10-2014 Toutestin
Fashion editor on the e- magazine Toutestin. My responsibilities were writing about fashion, attending fashion shows, spotting trends, taking interviews.

09-2013 to 09- 2014 MusicSociety
Radio Producer at the MusicSociety web- radio. I was broadcasting once a week.

10-2013 to 07-2014 Fashion Assistant
Fashion assistant of fashion editor and window-dresser Stefanos Zaousis.

01-2014 to 03-2014 SYNQ Magazine
Editor and fashion editor’s assistant at the fashion magazine. My responsibilities were, writing about fashion and fashion assisting at photo-shootings.

09-2014 to 11-2014 Ozon Magazine
Editorial intern at the fashion magazine, Ozon Raw (writing in magazine and online). I was daily editing and writing on en.ozonweb.com & el.ozonweb.com, taking interviews, writing cultural news on Ozon Raw -printed magazine. I was also writing and sending press releases, building relationships with the media networking and attending events of the fashion industry.

11-2014 to 9-2015 InStyle Greece
Editorial intern at the fashion magazine InStyle Greece (online) – I was daily editing and writing about fashion and lifestyle on Greece’s web InStyle and networking with others at fashion industry events. My articles are listed here: www.instyle.gr/author/kliakou

11-2015 to 02-2016 This is Not Another Agency
Director of Social Media at the agency of creatives, This is Not Another Agency, based in Greece but connected all around E.U. I managed social media accounts and planned strategies to grow our network.

10- 2015 until now Nail Job Athens
Communication and Press Manager at the nail salon, Nail Job based in the center of Athens. Some of my duties are: planning, developing and implementing PR strategies, liaising with and answering enquiries from media, individuals and other organizations, writing and distributing press releases to targeted media, organizing events including parties and press tours collating and analyzing media coverage.

10-2015 until now Freelance Editor / Fashion Contributor
Freelance writer and editor for Greek websites and magazines such as InStyle Greece, Homme, womantoc.gr
Freelance fashion contributing for photo-shootings for magazines such as The Code, Attica -the magazine of the biggest department store in Greece– and campaigns such as the Estée Lauder Breast Cancer Awareness x DUKAS.

Estée Lauder Greece image making seminar 2016 Member of the styling team that participated to the first-ever image-making seminar for Estée Lauder Greece employees. Along with the make-up, HR and marketing teams we managed to transform the professional image of the brand. The seminar lasted four days and it included speeches, styling workshops, fashion history lessons and training.

2-2017 until now Creator/ Editor
Creator of the multipurpose site Closet Liberation -a project aimed at helping us understand the dynamics of our fashion decisions, through the medium of psychology and to use the potential of its expression to tell stories about who we are, honestly, and without excess. It includes my portfolio (c.v. and work examples), a blog and an e- shop.

Skills

  • Native Language: Greek
  • Windows MS Office (Word, Excel, Access, Power Point) and/or LibreOffice
  • Experience working under Linux (Debian/Ubuntu OS)
  • Publishing experience with Wordpress CMS

Spoken Languages

    Other language: English B2 Level | KPG State Certificate of Foreign Language Proficiency