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Summary

Detail-oriented, efficient and organized professional with extensive experience in project management. Possess strong analytical and problem solving skills, with the ability to make well thought out decisions. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Highly trustworthy, discreet and ethical. Resourceful in the completion of projects, effective at multi-tasking. Rich mix of project management, business management and finance.

Work experience

May 2015Present

Digital Nomad

Trogloditos, a social media agency

Under the scope of a Social Media Agency based in Dublin, we provide services in the areas of web presence, e-commerce, digital marketing, brand awareness and virtual communities management services.

Oct 2011Mar 2015

Regional Program Manager, Information Technology

Kinross Gold Corporation, a mining company

Responsible for the budgeting, planning and execution of the projects related to Infrastructure, BusinessApplication and Construction in the Africa Region, managing a multi-cultural team of projects managers, network engineers, database administrators and other SMEs geographically dispersed.

Balance in-house with contract resources, ensuring that Kinross receives full value for all project investments.

Manage the Project life cycle from inception to post-completion handover to the customer. Ensure that customers are informed of progress of the projects providing regular reports, including Key Performance Indicators(KPIs) assuring measurement of the progress to objectives.

Serve as Business Analyst during the implementation of Oracle JDE. Review, modify and adapt the different business processes from Supply Chain & Logistics, Accounts Payable and Warehouse.

Review the Working Capital and implement new business processes to optimize inventory and stock. Provide savings in excess of 200M USD.

Jan 2011Aug 2011

Independent Consultant

Intempore ETT, a temporary work company

Create and execute detailed project plan with well-defined tasks, milestones, client sign-offs, test cycles, and specifications for the implementation of a new ERP.

Redesign the whole social media strategy by using Facebook, Twitter and other tools for posting information on new positions, maintain contact with the applicants as well as automatic posting on main job boards.

Sep 2010Dec 2010

Independent Consultant

Mediuscula, a publishing company

Design and implement a project methodology and documentation to keep track of the different contracts.

Build an intranet site on the cloud to store all documentation related to clients and projects.

Oct 2007Aug 2010

Director of Operations

Anacapa Marketing Services, a Pan European Wi-Fi provider

Responsible for the backend and the health of the network, as well as liaising with the development group.

Aug 2007Oct 2007

Information Technology Lead

Norkom Technologies, a B2B company in the Banking sector
3 months) Lead at Norkom Technologies
Sep 2002Oct 2006

Technical Manager and Cofounder

PreLearning
Technical Manager and CoFounder at (4 years 2 months)
Oct 2001Feb 2004

It Manager

Kelly Services
IT Manager at (2 years 5 months)
Aug 2000Sep 2001

Site Manager

Muñoz y Cabrero

1 year 2 months) IT Site Manager at y 1987-1998(11 years)

Languages

English - Native or bilingual proficiency

Spanish - Native or bilingual proficiency

Catalan - Native or bilingual proficiency

French  -Professional working proficiency

Skills

Project Management

Accomplished project manager with expertise as analyst, political advisor, program director, events coordinator and public relations specialist with dynamic management, administrative and organizational skills. Reputation for achieving results through forging cooperative alliances, implementing innovative solutions, and motivating teams to achieve ambitious goals.

Strategic Management

Experienced in vendor management, contract negotiations and strategic financial analysis to increase efficiencies and reduce costs while maintaining solid rapport with business partners.

Team Leadership and Budget Management

Expertise in leading and building cohesive cross functional teams and collaborating with senior executives in improving operations and starting up new business locations while overseeing staff and managing budgets.

Business Process Improvement

Devised and implemented processes, procedures, systems and internal controls to strengthen operations, increase productivity, and enhance customer satisfaction.

Training

ITIL v3 Foundation, a set of concepts and best practices for IT service management that focuses on aligning IT services with the needs of business.

PMP/PMI and Prince2, methodologies for Project management that go beyond the type of Project and can be applied to all kind of projects such as Construction or Civil Engineering.

Agile/Scrum as a methodology for Software Development projects with its corresponding implementation using Microsoft Project Server.

Conflict resolution in the fields of work and personal relationships.

Social media and Search Engine Optimization (SEO) strategy, online advertising and corporate branding as a mean to stand out.

Agile at Work, a series of courses from a PMI registered education provider on the Agile methodology and its use with Microsoft Project.