I am a freelance researcher with experience in political and economic analysis, translating and interpreting, teaching and website content management.
Area Covered: Berkshiremore...I am a freelance researcher with experience in political and economic analysis, translating and interpreting, teaching and website content management.
Area Covered: Berkshire and London
Work Experience Summary: Freelance researcher, various companies
Carrying out economic and business research through desk-based searches and face-to-face interviews; writing and editing reports based on research; coordinating and submitting proposals for research projects
Administrator, Al-Zohra Education Trust
Administration tasks relating to the charity, including correspondence with Charity Commission; editing and proofing of website content and general literature; liaising with charity partners and general public
Online Moderator, Nigella Lawson website
Overseeing the website through the CMS; editing and approving blogs; resolving any issues arising through the maintenance of the website; responding to user queries.
Researcher, Saatchi Gallery (London)
Promoting recently launched virtual gallery for students, art schools, museums and art galleries across the world. This includes the creation and maintenance of database of schools, galleries and museums and liaising with these in Europe, the US and Latin America. The work also includes researching and developing the gallery’s educational resources.
Freelance journalist, Mexico City
Writing news and analytical reports for political and financial publications, about topical events in Mexico. The articles are aimed at investors with an interest in the region.
English teacher, Georgal Idiomas (Mexico City)
Teaching English to Spanish-speaking business people and legal professionals of all levels, from beginners to advanced. The courses include both grammar and conversational English, with an emphasis on practical day-to day usage. Materials used include text books, visual aids and role plays.
Research Analyst (Americas) World Markets Research Centre, London
Researching and preparing political and economic analysis on both North and South American markets, including daily news and special reports; attending conferences pertinent to the region; consultative work for clients; reports on the political, economic, security and legal environments in the region.
Freelance Interpreter (Spanish language) Solicitors’ firms, London
Attending Court and legal conferences with Spanish-speaking clients; drafting statements on behalf of clients; translating legal transcripts and documents from Spanish-English and vice versa.
Freelance Legal Clerk, PCD York & Co., London
Attending Court hearings; assisting in preparation of cases; researching the law; taking instructions from clients on legal matters; drafting correspondence and briefs.
Education Summary: Masters, Latin American Politics
Institute of Latin American Studies, University of London
BA Honours (2:1)
United States and Latin American Studies with Spanish
(including 1 year study in University of California at San Diego and University of the Yucatán, Mexico)