- Newbury, GB
- £12 /hr
- Available now
Translations: Freelance professional translator, (Dip Trans IoL). Accurate, timely and dependable.
Administration: Excellent business administration skills - over 4 years ofmore...Translations: Freelance professional translator, (Dip Trans IoL). Accurate, timely and dependable.
Administration: Excellent business administration skills - over 4 years of various administrative roles, including a position as a Sales Administration Manager. Organised & professional.
Business Copy Writing: portfolio includes tenders (all stages), business proposals and web content.
Area Covered: national
Work Experience Summary: May 2007 • October 2008 Sales Administration Manager, Responsible for sales and account management; reporting on all aspects of sales activities using ACT and Excel; devising, implementing and monitoring of new procedures to ensure smooth running of the department and adherence to legal requirements; ensuring adherence to existing procedures; responsible for project management, project management of tendering procedures; some PA duties to Business Development Director.
Other duties: Head of the Polish Sector, responsibilities comprised quality aspects of the translations projects. Provision of in-house translations (including basic formatting), proofreading and assessment of linguists during the application stage.
September 2006 • to date
Teacher (part-time position)
Responsibilities include preparation of appropriate teaching materials and carrying out of teaching activities for non-accredited adult education classes (subject taught: Polish language).
February 2006 • May 2007
Responsibilities as in the previous position, with additional duties including financial reconciliation, preparing reports using both SAP and Excel, ensuring strict adherence to specified contractual requirements, determining technical specifications, sourcing, procurement and sale of spare parts for fork lift trucks, logistics and involvement in various aspects of customer service.
The position has a strong sales focus, combined with emphasis on creating good, ongoing relationships with customers in order to meet demanding monthly sales targets.
September 2003 • February 2006
Clerical and Administrative Assistant,
Responsibilities including extensive administrative duties to ensure smooth running of the Spare Parts Department. Main tasks included processing of internal and external sales and purchase orders, tracking orders with suppliers, liaison with customers, suppliers and engineers, customer care, dealing with over-the-phone and faxed enquiries, and other aspects of customer service, running stock levels reports, maintaining records, dealing with sensitive financial information and data input.
Education Summary: 2007 • To date NHC/NHD Business and Management, November 2007 (Edexcel) • ongoing (to be completed in March 2008), method of assessment: written assignments and examinations.
“Write persuasive Quotations, Sales Proposals and Tenders”, Britain in Business, July 2008, half- day workshop
2001- 2006 Law (2005-2006), LLB Year 1, Scheme B, University of London, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU, External Course. Subjects included Criminal Law, Public Law, Common Law Reasoning and Institutions. Course included a number of Intensive Courses Weekends held for LLB degree for external students as well as Annual Revision Courses at the University of Cambridge (Institute of Continuing Education). Method of assessment: examinations. Certifications of attendance as well as grades achieved available on request. Level: undergraduate
General Linguistics (1&2), 1 year course, part of the Certificate of Linguistics, University of Westminster, 2003, method of assessment: coursework and examination. Certification of grades achieved available on request.
Diploma in Translation, Institute of Linguists, Level 5, (now Level 7), language pair: English to Polish, Confirmation of grades available on request. Qualification awarded in January 2005. Level: Postgraduate
Introduction to Translation Skills (Polish), University of Westminster, 2003- 2005; preparatory course for the Diploma in Translation examinations. Level: undergraduate
Translator (Polish), Sales, Account Management