Journalist, Translator, Press Officer

Resume posted by katfic in Media.
Desired salary: $25,000.00
Desired position type: Any
Location: Decentralized Administration of the Aegean Greece

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Summary

Experienced Journalist and Press Officer with a demonstrated history of working in the publishing industry. Skilled in Public Affairs, News Writing and Analysis, Communications and Translations.

Education

– I graduated General Lyceum of Myrina Lemnos (Greece) in 1995, with 17.8/20 grade.
– I attended 2 years journalism courses at “Ergastiri Epagelmatikis Dimosiografias” (Professional Journalism Laboratory).
– I also attended 2 years courses in Open University Business School.
I have Cambridge First Certificate in English, DELF in French and Certificate in Social Sciences from Open University of UK.

Experience

– Chrimatistirio (Stock Market) Newspaper published by Motorpress Hellas (www.motorpress.gr) 1998-2006 Business reporting, specialized in telecommunications, IT and transports. Business news and market analysis translator.
– Ministry of Infrastructure, Transportation and Networks 2010 (www.yme.gr) Deputy Minister Office – Media relations
– EMEA Business Monitor 2007-2012 (www.emea.gr) News editor, translator from English/French to Greek, columnist and political-economic analyst. Focused in some of the most important stories of world economy, like the collapse of Lehman Brothers and its consequences, Greek Crisis etc.
– Newsbeast.gr published by Prime Media (www.newsbeast.gr). 2012-2014. News editor, translator and coordinator in one of the biggest news portals of Greece. During my shift I coordinated reporters, I translated in real time all major world stories and I was also responsible for the news flow.
-Municipality of Lemnos (limnos.gov.gr) 2014-2017 Public Relations Officer. Organizer or co-organizer of numerous events (conferences, concerts, exhibitions, sports- i.e. Ancient Pentathlon revival, ANZAC days, museums inaugurations etc), and campaigns (beach cleaning, recycling, tourism etc), head of media and international relations.
-Freelance Translator/Proofreader at Sfera/Deluxe (https://www.bydeluxe.com/en/) 2016-now. I have translated numerous series, documentaries and movies produced by world’s biggest entertainment companies and media groups.
Finally, I have also worked on short-term basis for programs on national TV (www.ert.gr) as a reporter, Antenna Radio (www.antenna.gr) at the production of a weekly program about politics, and National Herald (https://www.thenationalherald.com) as journalist, news editor and magazine coordinator.

Skills

  • Very familiar with internet functions, search engines, blogging, social media, Microsoft office, video editing.

Specialties

    Creative, dedicated, excellent linguistic skills, Passionate, strategic thinking responsible and reliable

Groups & Associations

    Member (since 2006) of Journalists' Union of the Athens Daily Newspapers, the biggest and more influential professional body of journalists in Greece.

Spoken Languages

    English, French, German, Greek native