Resume

JOSEE MATELA

EDUCATION

BOSTON UNIVERSITY – DUAL DEGREE PROGRAM Expected May 2020

Bachelor of Science Journalism / Bachelor of Arts International Relations

RELEVANT EXPERIENCE


FEDERAL RESERVE BOARD OF GOVERNORS | Washington DC Jun 2019 – Present

Communications and Outreach Intern

  • Developed and created digital media deliverables for the national Federal Reserve System
  • Audited and improved the IT website for optimum efficiency and usability

WBUR 90.9  | Boston, MA Jan 2017 – Present

Community Engagement Intern

  • Promote Boston’s NPR News Station within Greater Boston Area local events and conferences
  • Generate content for @WBURExtra on Twitter and Instagram (1000+ followers)

BUTV10 | Boston, MA Sep 2016 – Present

Producer / Anchor of The Wire

  • Coordinate in-studio and administrative production of daily news program; Led crew of 40 members
  • Write, edit, and report on the latest national and international topics

THE INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS REVIEW | Boston, MA Sep 2016 – Present

News Manager / Layout Editor / Anchor

  • Lead and planned video interviews with world leaders and diplomats
  • Designed academic journal layouts for print and online publication

SIMON & SCHUSTER UK | London, UK Feb 2019 – Apr 2019

Publicity Intern

  • Generated digital and print content for a UK Top 6 Publisher to be used at events, festivals, and online
  • International database management and input

BOSTON UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW | Boston, MA Jan 2018 – Dec 2018

Editorial Intern

  • Published  features and profiles on BU Law events, faculty, and students
  • Created graphic, video, and newsletter deliverables

THE DAILY FREE PRESS | Boston, MA Sep 2016 – Dec 2018

Features Writer

  • Published 20+ features focused on business, music, arts, and community outreach
  • Articles reach 5000 in print alongside digital publication

BUTV10 | Boston, MA

Anchor/Midterm Mandate (WINNER OF COLLEGE EMMY) Sep 2018 – Nov 2018

  • Co-anchored live Midterm election coverage with an audience of 3000+
  • Performed background research and write news copy

THE INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE & DEMOCRACY IN HAITI  | Boston, MA May 2018 – Jun 2018

Development and Communications Intern

  • Organized rebranding of an international NGO, including backend updates to website
  • Engaged in social media push (10.5K Twitter, 3K Facebook)

LEADERSHIP


BOSTON UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF COMMUNICATION | Boston, MA Jan 2017 – Present

COM Ambassador Program Coordinator

  • Managed a group of 35 upperclassmen advisors and 400+ mentees
  • Mentored incoming freshmen throughout BU tenure and host frequent events and check-ins
  • Coordinated administrative tasks such as social media, blogs, and scheduling

BOSTON UNIVERSITY PARDEE SCHOOL OF GLOBAL STUDIES | Boston, MA Jan 2018 – Present

Dean’s Ambassador

  • Represented Boston University and Dean Adil Najam to visiting representatives and dignitaries
  • Engaged with prospective students and present Pardee’s opportunities

SKILLS


InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom, Premiere, Word, Excel, Powerpoint, AP ENPS, Hootsuite, Final Cut Pro, Tightrope, Salsalabs, WordPress, Basic Front-end HTML, Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Vimeo, Youtube, Mailchimp, Working Proficiency Spanish, R, SQL