- Berlin, DE
- £7 /hr
- Available now
Summary: I have four years of experience as a writer and program manager where I have gained substantive knowledge about developing and implementingmore...Work Experience
Summary: I have four years of experience as a writer and program manager where I have gained substantive knowledge about developing and implementing various programs, partnerships, and campaigns.
I am a contributor at the DailyBeast in New York City and CivilEats, a politically minded food blog. I also wrote for the Slow Food International Communications Team during the 2010 Terra Madre event in Turin, Italy. Prior to initiating my graduate studies, I worked in a variety of disciplines, namely communications, publishing, and international development.
Job Title: Account Executive
Company: Flavor Magazine
Description: Worked as an account executive for regional based sustainable food magazine. My tasks ran the gamut of managing and overseeing numerous regional accounts. From time to time, I assisted the editorial team with fact checking as well as ghostwrote articles concerning wine.
Job Title: Wine Consultant
Company: Testa Wines
Description: Assisted with sales and promotion of artisanal wines for a small Long Island based importer.
Job Title: Program Manager
Company: Equis Trading
Description: Undertook a short-term program management position for a small marketing firm in New York. During my short time I managed the remaining European Union funded wine account. My tasks ran the gamut of writing press releases, organizing events and in-store tastings, as well as assisting with all of the other communications elements of the campaign.
Job Title: Program Manager
Company: Millennium International
Description: Provided project team management and proposal coordination for USAID building recovery and reform through democratic governance project in Niger. While working in Niger, I conducted meetings in French with Nigerien officials and civil society leaders, met with key partnering organizations (CARE), as well as provided research and analysis on issues surrounding food security and girl"s education.
Job Title: Outreach Assistant
Company: Slow Food Nation
Description: Assisted in reaching out to various non-profits and fine arts organizations throughout the Bay Area as well as ran a public awareness and fundraising campaigns for the Slow Food Nation 2008 Labor Day event.
Summary: I graduated from the University of Virginia in 2007 with a bachelors in Foreign Affairs and Middle East studies and a minor in French.
Currently, I am pursuing my Masters in Food Culture and Communications at the University of Gastronomic Sciences in Piedmont, Italy. I am in Berlin completing research on my thesis as well as freelance writing. I will graduate this May.
Field of Study: Foreign Affairs
University / College: University of Virginia
Field of Study: Food Culture and Communications
University / College: University of Gastronomic Sciences
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