- Newcastle upon Tyne, GB
- £7 /hr
- Available now
Born and educated in Germany, I have completed a commercial apprenticeship and later studied languages (English/French) and economics.
My professional career has been mainlymore...Born and educated in Germany, I have completed a commercial apprenticeship and later studied languages (English/French) and economics.
My professional career has been mainly in the UK, where I continued my professional education with a focus on marketing. For the past 16 years I have worked in marketing/business development for SMEs and large corporations in a variety of industry sectors. In 2001 I started working for myself and have gained public and private sector clients in the UK, Germany, Switzerland, the Netherlands and the US.
In addition to marketing/business development consultancy and services, I also offer cross-cultural training.
I am focused on results, establishing long-lasting and mutually beneficial relationships and always strive to broaden my skills and knowledge.
Area Covered: Marketing, Public Relations, Copywriting, Cross-Cultural Training
Work Experience Summary: 2001 - Present: Lexica Communications Ltd
Set up company, responsible for business development, account management of multiple clients in the private and public sector
2000 - 2001: Turner & Townsend Group
Reporting to the director of International, I was responsible for PR/managing external agency, writing articles for the newsletter/ website, developing case studies and documents for tender submissions, communication with overseas subsidiaries/offices
1999 - 2000: Kinghorn-Davies Advertising
As PR Account Manager I handled various accounts - b2b and worked supported pitches for new business.
1995 - 1998: Siemens Microelectronics
Initially set-up and management of a project office and supporting staff relocation from Germany; organisation of major company events and subsequent move to external relations department where I worked on external and internal communications and events.