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Simon K. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 12, 2014

Simon K.

Kiwicando attitude that goes the extra mile
   Bolivia
  |   Santa Cruz, CA
  |  12:52 pm Local Time

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Overview

Native English speaker, sales and marketing extraordinaire

Simon is degree qualified in business marketing and communications with 18 years experience.

Primary industries are technology, healthcare and communications.

He has worked internationally in the UK and US including as a senior marketing analyst and entrepreneur in California.

Achievements include improving Telewest Communications (then ranked 57th on the FTSE100 in 2002) inbound campaign efficiency by 30% (20 million pound budget)

Designed and implemented the central...

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Skills (10)

Tested
Business Writing
Microsoft Excel
Business Analysis
Business research
Financial Forecasting
Business startup
Business planning
Venture Capital
Competitor analysis
Marketing Strategy

Service Description

Research
Business planning
Financial forecasting
Telemarketing
Patent research
Email marketing
Social media
Contact management systems

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Employment

Sisus Corporation
CEO
2004 - 2009
Founded a home medical equipment company. Skills used included: - Business planning (MS Excel, MS Word, Powerpoint) - Manufacturer sourcing - Product planning (import/export laws) - Securing...
Telewest Communications
Senior Marketing Analyst
2000 - 2002
Responsible for 20 million pound marketing budget. Role included: - business process design (Visio) - making the enterprise forecasting tool (MS Excel) - marketing analysis (excel, business...
Geac Computers
Solutions specialist
1998 - 2000
Responsible for selling technology solutions to businesses. Included Microsoft, Hewlett Packard, Dell, Cisco, bespoke development and maintanence services
Technology Services Group
Solutions specialist
1996 - 1998
Responsible for selling technology solutions to businesses. Included Microsoft, Hewlett Packard, Dell, Cisco, bespoke development and maintanence services
Line2Line communications
Telemarketer
1994 - 1996
Responsible for making business to business cold calls to close sales on the phone.

Education

Massey University
Bachelor of Business Studies
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Keywords

Marketing
writing
forecasting
business plan
research
marketing
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