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Maria Kristina Cassion | Elance
 
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Maria Kristina Cassion

Experienced Writer and Researcher/Hardworking
   Philippines
  |   Manila, Metro Manila
  |  9:26 pm Local Time

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Professionally, I've been writing for 17 years now. However, I've been writing longer than that as an amateur writer. In fact, I won my first inter-school writing contest in first grade and have been the editor of both my grade school and high school papers. My writing skills are more of the technical/news writing type. Currently, I am the manager of our company's Corporate Planning and Research Division. Prior to this, I was the manager of the same agency's Public Relations Division, handling media and customer relations. I'm into...

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Portfolio

This procedure is currently being implemented by the PR Division of the Light Rail...
This procedure is currently used by the Light Rail Transit Authority in conducting...
This guideline is being used by the Light Rail Transit Authority in conducting surveys
Press Release on the opening of an art exhibit
Press Release on the launching of a bike project
Press Release on a milestone that the company achieved
This was an article that I've written for the Philippine Daily Inquirer, the number one...
This was the business plan that our company submitted to our country's Department of...
This was the speech I wrote for the administrator of our company which he read during...
This is a sample of a concept paper I wrote for the establishment of a railway insitute

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Employment

Light Rail Transit Authority
Division Manager, Corporate Planning and Research
2010 - Present
Duties and Functions: 1. Directs the formulation of corporate goals/objectives, short and long term corporate plans and programs for the agency; 2. Directs the periodic review and evaluation of...
Light Rail Transit Authority
Public Relations Chief
2008 - 2010
Duties and functions: 1. Officer in charge of the Public Relations Division; 2. Manages the media relations and customer relations components of the division; 3. Generates positive image for the...
Light Rail Transit Authority
Senior Management Consultant
2007 - 2008
Duties and functions: 1. Conducts various research works and other relevant data needed for rail transport planning and gives recommendations in the conduct of field researches and other studies...
Light Rail Transit Authoirty
Transport Planning Researcher
2006 - 2007
Duties and functions: 1. Conducts various research works and gathers relevant data needed for rail transport planning and for other purposes as may be required by the management; 2. Prepares...
Light Rail Transit Authority
Technical Writer
2006 - 2006
Duties and functions: 1. Coordinates with the researcher in the conduct of various research works and gather data for rail transport planning and for other purposes, in close coordination with...
Philippine Daily Inquirer
Correspondent
2001 - 2005
Gather and write day-to-day news and feature articles on social, political, economic, and scientific issues in the areas of assignment.
The Mindanao Newswatch
Editor-in-Chief
2001 - 2003
Duties and functions: 1. Check the works of other editors and ensure that the work of each department blended for a timely release of the weekly paper; 2. Give instructions to editors of each...
Balanghai Times
Managing Editor
2000 - 2001
Participated in planning meetings prior to production of each issue; attended industry-related press conferences and shows as assigned; performed additional duties as assigned by the...
Mindanao Daily Patrol
Managing Editor
1999 - 1999
Served as chief reporter in charge of a staff of 8; Covers fax and telefax transmissions of general news, features, sports and business desks and advertising; supervised staff in gathering hard...
Provincial Government of Agusan del Norte
Information Staff
1999 - 1999
Basically, my job is to write press releases and other information materials concerning the provincial government.
Congressional District Office
Information Staff
1999 - 1999
I wrote press releases and other information materials for our district representative; I wrote scripts and co-anchor the weekly radio program sponsored by our district representative.

Education

International Academy for Management and Economics
Masters in Business Administration
- 2010
Philippine Law School
Bachelor of Laws
- 2009
Fr. Saturnino Urios University
Bachelor of Arts Major in Political Science
- 2003
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technical writer
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