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- 87%Jobs Completed
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- 4%Repeat Hire Rate
Advertising Copy and Design
Translate from English to German 728 words proofread 749 words
“On time. Great communication. Very good job. Will hire again”princequeen 1 year ago.
Fashion blogging - German native speaker.
“After a first draft we discussed the project and already the next morning I received an excellent article! Recommended!”ramonlabrie 2 years ago.
Translate from English to German 17 articles roughly 300-1000 words - only NATIVE GERMAN speakers permitted
“Silke, you're the best! Be sure that we'll do business again soon! 3rd project with her and everything is always professional and smooth! Great communication and extremely reliable :)”marketingagentur 2 years ago.
Rewrite ALL content in this folder in German - ONLY NATIVE German Speaker
“Silke, we'd be hopeless without you! Well done and we'll keep in touch :) You're the best!”marketingagentur 2 years ago.
Translating German to English - ONLY NATIVES will be considered
“Silke is a terrific wordsmith, her writing talent is unprecedented and her diligence to language is so clear. Her professionalism is outstanding and we are honoured to work with her again in the future.”marketingagentur 3 years ago.
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“Done a great job very fast and very precise, thanks for your work, would defiantly hire again.”baff57 3 years ago.
I am working from my home office, equipped with high speed broadband, PC, fax and scanner on transcription, proof reading and translation projects of all kinds, inclusive website content, SEO, documents, dictionaries and literature. I am specializing though in the following: Marketing: gambling, product research, product descriptions, marketing brochures (recent work: , , , , , , ) Med
OwnerFeb 1996 - May 2009 (13 years)
My company consisted of 2 sections, a retail shop with 3 employees and a wholesale department with 1 employee. I was managing both sides of the business in all aspects of management, marketing and advertising, inclusive web design. The retail shop incorporated children's toys accessories and furniture, specializing in German products. My company was distributor in South Africa for various well known brands, i.e. HABA, Selecta, Coppenrath Verlag, Hess, LutzMauder Verlag and Heless. On a daily bas
Marketing AssistantMar 1994 - Jan 1995 (10 months)
Due to a restricted work permit I was employed as a marketing assistant in the client service department to work directly with the manager servicing "Pick n' Pay" (largest chain of supermarkets in South Africa). On a daily basis I was working with graphic designers, photography and print. I organized meetings with the client and prepared performance charts for the management.
Business InternSep 1993 - Nov 1993 (2 months)
As part of my studies at SUNY New York I worked as a business intern in the account management division for the Senior Vice President of the company for a period of 2 months. As part of my duties I was involved in organizing the marketing activities of Borden Inc. at the New York Marathon, I was producing competitive advertising analysis for Palmer's Inc and I developed a review of the market for a new prospective client.
Marketing ManagerJun 1991 - Jun 1993 (2 years)
As part of co-educational studies at Business School I was working on marketing projects and campaigns in the retail sector, inclusive AGFA, Bausch & Lomb, Gilden Koelsch and CocaCola. I was working closely with printers and the clients to coordinate the implementation of their marketing campaigns. In addition I did general secretarial work and produced analysis for the management. After receiving my marketing diploma I was employed for a period of 6 month managing existing marketing projects for AGF
Assistant/ConsultantSep 1989 - Dec 1990 (1 year)
As part of my University studies I worked as part time secretary and assistant. My main duties consisted of audio typing, filing, and basic accounts management. After 8 months I started seeing prospective clients for first interviews.
Diploma1991 - 1993 (2 years)
Certificate1993 - 1993 (1 month)
1. Exam1985 - 1989 (4 years)
Veterinary Practitioner and Homoeopath2009 - 2014 (5 years)
Marketing (1993)Chamber of Industry and Commerce, Cologne
Official certification as marketing specialist.
Marketing (1993)Jsoef-Du-Mont Business College
Marketing Degree Results in detail: German: excellent; Political Science: excellent; Accountancy: excellent; Data Processing: good; General Economics: good
International Communication Degree (1994)SUNY New York
Results in detail: English for International Business Communication: excellent; Marketing: excellent
Veterinary Practitioner (2014)BTB Germany
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