I’m Yao

Who are you?
A Chinese girl, freelance writer, and photographer.

Staff Writer         InterCardiff     Cardiff, Wales                                      September 2016 – April 2017
•     Researched present challenges and benefits related to transgender people based on interviews conducted with transgender individuals and transgender volunteer organisation
•     Composed live videos on #Green Cardiff of parks, green space, sustainable development based on interviews conducted with local people

Editor-in-Chief     Intercardiff     Cardiff, Wales                                      December 2016 – April 2017
•     Designed original templates and coordinated new methods and distribution, increasing followers on Twitter from 50 to 355

News Editor        Zhen Zhu Bao   Zhuhai, China                                     February 2014 – June 2015
•       Responsible for all aspects of editing, writing, and reporting

•       Produced new story ideas for features with a focus on student culture
•       Arranged interviews with students, business owners, and community members

Intern Assistant    Enzo Chou Law Office    Hong Kong, China                                June 2016
•       Track new, open and closed client cases
•       Updated barrister’s daily schedule and inform him of upcoming events

Intern writer          Qiannan Television          Guizhou, China          June 2014 – August 2014

•       Composed stores about medical treatment based on interviews conducted with doctors.

Intern Copyeditor  Qiannan Daily       Guizhou, China          December 2012 – January 2013
•       Designed original templates, restricted staff assignments and proofreading

•        Member, Youth Serving for the Society   Zhuhai, China       February 2013 – June 2014
•        Volunteer, The Elderly home in Zhuhai                China                              October 2015
•        Member, Cardiff University Photography Community     October 2016 – January 2017

•        Piano (China Central Academy of Music Piano Level 8)
•        Chinese-Native (Mandarin Proficiency Certificate Level B Class A)
•        English language-Advanced (CET6, ILETS 6.5)
•        Germany-Conversational
•        Proficient in Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Excel, Adobe Photoshop
•        Experience with Adobe Indesign, Premiere.