Summary

  • Functional and information writer, copy editor and communications specialist with an extensive background in IT.
  • Analysis and competitive intelligence. Computer skills including hardware basis knowledge, software and Web.
  • Highly motivated, problem-solver and enthusiastic learner who quickly grasps concepts and technical skills.
  • Technical and creative marketing professional with understanding of positioning, messaging, and strategy.
  • Talented surfer and community builder, with comprehensive knowledge in sociology and technology user-experience.
  • Team player and creativity provider in a "think out of the box" way.

Professional Profile

  • Comprehensive knowledge of research and trends regarding strategic planning and web technologies.
  • Able to evaluate, recommend, and run technologies, information design methods, analyze system deficiencies and implement solutions to improve workflow processes by building KPIs.
  • Strong writing, copy editing and communication skills. Experience in composing, editing, standardizing and revising documentation, including tutorial guides, training manuals and proposals, in print and online formats.
  • Adept at digging, synthesizing and gathering data from subject matter experts by observation, reviewing written materials, documentations, white papers and other relevant material sources. Able to explain, write and present complex subject matter in an understandable fashion for end-users by manipulating graphics and documentation layout.
  • Strong problem solving and collaboration skills. Able to work with end-users, engineering, development, marcom and QA groups to examine issues, develop strategic solutions, content and approach for improving processes.
  • Experienced at bridging development, marketing, IT and communications in multiple countries and time zones.
  • Extensive content management, information architecture, and collaboration experience.
  • Big-picture view of business project requirements; sensitive to corporate culture and customer relationships.

Objective

Obtain a challenging position in digital communication in order to develop market intelligence and influence policies.

Interest

  • Visiting fellow at the French Institute of High Studies of National Security (IHEDN; March 2007) and NATO (June 2007).
  • Former President of the «Fais Gaf'» association in the aim of protecting childhood (2002-2005). Communication, Management.
  • Medias interviews: documentary on Hacktivism Canal + Channel (04/2008; First independent French Television Network).
  • Ambulance Certification @ the French Croix-Rouge (2006). Security : Emergency Public estate process. Fire alert systems.
  • Fond of US Basketball and Soccer (10 years playing). Interesting in philosophy, sociology, politology and « geek culture».
  • Guitar bass left-hander player (Rock, self-learner). Passion for American movies, from 1980 to nowadays.
  • Passion for reflection, conceptualization in the "French Theory" (Debord, Baudrillard, Deleuze...).

Work History

Work History
Jun 2008 - Present

Consultant & EMEA KM Officer

Compass Management Consulting
  • Maintain and provide correct and meaningful data, in order to drive the best performance.
  • Ad-Hoc data extraction and manipulation to help executive management in decision making.
  • Creating and collating external data research to prove the value of the Right move business proposition to clients.
  • EMEA Knowledge Management Officer: work with stakeholders to use collaborative technologies.
  • KPI measures: Keeping internal colleagues informed of monthly changes in site stats, membership rates, enquiry levels...
Feb 2008 - May 2008

Competitive Intelligence Consultant

Sesame Ouvre Toi
  • Analysis and reporting blogs activities.
  • Qualified search.
  • Medias watch.
  • Development of forecast offer.
Jul 2007 - Jan 2008

Business analyst

Computer Sciences Corporation (NYSE: CSC )
  • Define and execute global strategy on the social medias (forums, online communities, social networks...).
  • Documented all aspects for an internal custom business reporting tool, managing documentation elements.
  • Developed written content, graphics, websites, and informations for the market development business unit.
  • Monitoring online and offline marketing strategies, traffic reports and customer sign-ups, reports for business units.
Mar 2007 - Jun 2007

Cybercriminality Analyst

CERT LEXSI-NEXSI
  • Intellectual properties perimeters watch.
  • Website Watcher alerts management.
  • Notes writing.
  • DNS studies.
Feb 2005 - Nov 2006

Web Study Senior Consultant

Expersite
  • Expert on user-experience analysis (behavior study, eye tracking, focus group, personal interviews...).
  • Enhancing the navigability of the web site, performing usability testing for monitoring and analyzing web sites.
  • Worked with Corporate Communications to discover document best practices and communication channels within IT.
  • Responsible for editing and writing web copy for global audiences. Internal reporting for on sales activity and signups.
  • Liaising with external suppliers to make sure we are getting the level of service needed to support our business.

Major Clients:Honda, Maison-facile.com, Ckado.fr, European Telemedecine Institute, Veolia Group, Sexycenter-online.fr, Xavier.fr, Oseo/Anvar.

Jun 2002 - Jan 2005

Junior Strategic Planner

Sumotori Networks
  • Create, write, and develop customized, multimedia content and curricula.
  • Provide strategic insight to executive management on Internet technologies, process improvement, or cutting edge applications.
  • Documents delivered include datasheets, white papers, trade articles, conference papers/proposals, a glossary, newsletters, document matrixes/spreadsheets, press releases, sales guides, backgrounders, case studies and gender studies.

Major Clients: EADS, Orange, JVC, AGF, French Sports Minister, Paris & Toulouse chambers of commerce, Areva, France Evaluation, Toulouse FC,  Festina, 123 Multimédia...

Education

Education
Nov 2006 - Jun 2007

Master Degree in International’s Relations

International and Strategic Relations Institute / IRIS

Content: Strategic news, Geo-Economy, Information War, Defense & High Technology.

Memory: Vulgar counter-power displays; Study about strategies and electronic civil disobedience.

Oct 1999 - Jun 2003

Master Degree in Marketing-Communication

Superior European Management Institute / ISEG

Content: Management, Organization, Communication, IT, Marketing, HR, General knowledge.

Memory: Internetand the Peer-to-Peer alternative; How to shortcut billable Web.

Skills

Skills

Intellectual Capital

Surveys, Studies and white papers.

International Languages

English: Fluent & Operational (TOEIC: 850 Pts). French: Mother tongue. Spanish:Reading and Speaking (Many travels in Spain).

Web Expert

Total use of Mozilla Firefox browser and pro-efficiency on navigation/search process (cross links, social engineering, e-mail, intranet, HTML programming basics, basics API). Ergonomic web pages conception basics (CSS; Joomla; SPIP). Web market and pure players knowledge. WHOIS, LEET SPEAK, deep knowledge of Nerds networks. Managing about 50 avatars on Web 2.0 websites.

Communication

Strategic and corporate communication. Brand building, positioning and deployment. Press, Media and Analyst Relationships & Alliances. PR, Media & Advertising Agency Management.  

Digital influence

Community management@Web 2.0

Market research, Competitive Intelligence

Certifications

Certifications
Sep 2007 - Present

ITIL Fundamentals Certification V2

Microsoft