ANDREW B. KAFKER
firstname.lastname@example.org • (617) 943-9555 • 196 Saint Nicholas Ave • Brooklyn
Photo Finish Records, Digital Marketing / A&R Intern: New York, New York March 2018-Present
➢ Monitored Shazam, Billboard, Hype Machine, and Soundcloud newcomers, developing a weekly “Artists to
Watch” document for label’s A&R department.
➢ Managed tracker of artist social and key track statistics, charting weekly gains, fluctuations and areas for
➢ Drafted social postings for the official Photo Finish Twitter and Facebook accounts, alerting audience of
releases, features and promotions.
C a c t u s, Freelance Associate Strategist: Brooklyn, New York November 2017-March 2018
➢ Assisted innovation strategy and experiential design start-up on their Mount Sinai account and on the Lab100
project, an experimental clinic and research lab that redesigns the way health is measured and healthcare
➢ Collaborated directly with Strategy Lead and Co-Founder to plan and develop end-to-end digital products and
experiences for current clients and new business proposals.
➢ Lead press, copy and promotional support for ongoing projects and past projects, culminating in the submittal of
Lab100 for an SEGD Global Design Award and the D&AD Experiential Design Prize.
Zenith, Assistant Integrated Strategic Planner: New York, New York June-November, 2017
➢ Integrated digital investment strategies with overarching strategic objectives for the Verizon Wireless team at
➢ Prepared client-facing documents and decks that outlined quarterly media plans and objectives.
➢ Supported Senior Planners and Buyers in executing Verizon Wireless’s $30 million Q4, 2017 multi-media
(digital, TV, radio) campaign.
➢ Developed theoretical $1.3 million Q1, 2018 strategy proposal for Verizon’s connected car device.
➢ Completed intensive four month Media Training Program, designed to provide an in-depth education on
advertising and media.
Co:Collective, Account Management Summer Intern: New York, New York Summer, 2016
➢ Assisted Account Managers and Strategists at Co:Collective in crafting “iconic innovations” aimed at
establishing a cohesive brand identity and story for IBM, its sub-brands, and The Weather Company.
➢ Prepared detailed competitive analyses on technology markets and on successful rebranding campaigns.
➢ Oversaw project management and organization, owning team status documents, research documents and
Strategic Planning: Comfortable ideating with teams
to provide multidisciplinary solutions for complex
problems. Experienced collaborating with Media
Planners, Advertising Strategists / Planners, and
Design Strategists / Engineers.
Account Management: Experience working directly
with clients to ensure that goals are clearly and
efficiently communicated and executed on.
Copywriting: Proficient writing and editing web,
social and presentation copy for internally and
externally facing documents.
Keynote & MS Office Suite: Fluent in MS Office
Suite and Keynote.
Shazam Connect, FB Biz Manager, Rolling Sevens,
Pandora Amp: Confident tracking artist radio and
online streaming data, and flighting digital marketing
campaigns for releases and tour dates.
comScore, MediaTools, Citrix MRI, Prisma:
Familiar running consumer analytics in Citrix MRI and
comScore and flighting out of MediaTools and Prisma.
Stata: Fundamental knowledge of economics and
statistics software Stata.
French: Semi-fluent French speaker.
Haverford College, Haverford, PA Bachelor of Arts in International Studies, May 2017
GPA: 3.5/4.0 Major GPA: 3.6/4.0 Minor: Economics
Senior Director, Digital Marketing / A&R, Photo Finish Records
Lead Strategist, Co-Founder, Cactus
B.A. International Studies, Minor: Economics
International Studies Major
3.6 Major GPA
Haverford College is the #18 college/university in the country ranked by U.S. News with an acceptance rate of below 25%
Photo Finish Records
- 3/2018-Present Digital Marketing and A&R Intern
Experience design consultancy/startup based out Brooklyn
Left due to reduced client demand
Assistant Strategic Planner
Media planner, left for opportunity at ambitious startup