Elia Meurisse

Elia Meurisse

Work History

Work History
Mar 2009 - Present

Junior Project Manager

World Wide - Social Promotion

EU-27

Fundraising: research for grant opportunities of local and regional funds, periodical checks of call for proposals (Youth in Action and Europe for citizens programs).

Project development: partnership-building activities, projects drafting, budget definition, creation of the working plan and preparation of the application package.

Project implementation: management of event logistic, management of invitations, development of advertising campaign, creation of support documents and power point presentations, management of website content.

Projects developed:

  • International career abroad for youth (Veneto Region call for proposal)
  • Europe send you to that country: GRATIS! (Padua University call for proposal)
  • 9 May 2011: the Europe Day (Padua University call for proposal)
  • Young ambassadors for Europe 2012 (Youth in Action programme)
Feb 2012 - Dec 2012

Communication and fundraising

Fondazione Canossiana ONLUS

Communication activities: planning and management of communication campaigns, development and management of website and newsletter, creation of materials (Social report, activities reports, depliant), social network communication plan, relations with press.

Fundraising activities: setting up and organization of fundraising campaigns for private donors and enterprises, development of internal database, creation of materials.

Child sponsorship activities: customer care with donors, relations with the foreign schools, management of the database, and creation of thank you letters.
Feb 2012 - Dec 2012

Communication and fundraising

Fondazione Canossiana ONLUS

Communication activities: planning and management of communication campaigns, development and management of website and newsletter, creation of materials (Social report, activities reports, depliant), social network communication plan, relations with press.

Fundraising activities: setting up and organization of fundraising campaigns for private donors and enterprises, development of internal database, creation of materials.

Child sponsorship activities: customer care with donors, relations with the foreign schools, management of the database, and creation of thank you letters.
May 2011 - Oct 2011

Project development Assistant

Association of Local Democracy Agencies

EU-27, South-eastern EU and MED countries

Fundraising: research for grant opportunities (Foundations), periodical checks of call for proposals and tenders on Europe Aid, EACEA and International organizations.

Project development: partnership-building activities, projects drafting, budget definition, creation of the working plan and preparation of the application package.

Back-office support: creation of support documents for meetings, power point presentations, dossier and position papers.

Project developed:

  • Jeunesse pour la Tunisie (EuropeAid)
  • VOICE: Volunteering Opportunity for Integrating Communities in Europe (Youth in Action)
  • TIC-TAC:Training, Information, Cooperation - Towards Active Citizenship (Europe for Citizens);
  •  Youth ambassador of human rights and democracy (European youth foundation);
  • Jeunesse au travaille pour la Tunisie (Foundation de France);
Jan 2008 - Jan 2009

Junior Officer

CISL Verona

Pre-selection of the human resources, individual counseling for young people, multimedia support creation for information campaigns about labors rights (brochures, website and social network campaigns, DVD), realization and management of training courses for jobless people with Formatemp and European Social funds, local information and awareness campaigns for young people, policies analysis on youth labor market (Italian and European), articles writer on youth and employment issues, management of website contents.

Nov 2006 - Aug 2007

SEM and SEO specialist

Promobit s.r.l.

1) Creation of newsletters;

2) Direct mailing marketing;

3) Search engine marketing (Google, Yahoo and msn): definition of the advertising campaigns

with the client, advertising campaigns management and realization of weekly reports.

4) Search engine optimization: my work was to raise the ranking position of a website in the

principal search engines.

Apr 2006 - Oct 2006

Project manager assistant

Verona municipality

EU-27

Back-office support: research on European and United Nations topics, support to the definition of policies outlines, reports for internal use, participation in meetings, translation from French and English in Italian of European and United Nations papers. 

Project implementation: assisting the setting-up of logistic for events, development of web contents, writing reports for ongoing projects and produce power point presentations.

Project followed:

  • Inherit: Investing in Heritage to regenerate heritage cities (INTERREG C programme)

Education

Education
Jul 2012 - Dec 2012

Master degree

International Venice University - AICCRE

European institution, the decision making process and the European funds maps; technique and methodology for European projects development; moltiplication and sustainability of project results

Oct 2008 - Mar 2011

Master Degree

University of Padua

Marks obtained: 110/110 magna cum laude

Principal subjects: European legislative process, European union policies, Policy analysis and evaluation, Regional economy, sustainable development, European Union external relations.

Thesis: “Tools for assessing good practices exchange in INTERREG C projects: the case of FRESH project”. The thesis is a research on methodologies for assessing European projects impacts.

Oct 2004 - Oct 2008

Bachelor degree

University of Padua

Principal subjects: History and International relations: international law, international organizations law, human

rights and humanitarian affairs, modern and contemporary history.

Thesis: a publication on “Koselleck’s concept of Enlightenment”

Sep 1997 - Aug 2002

Diploma

Liceo Classico Scipione Maffei

Principal subjects: Methods and techniques of mass communication, verbal and non-verbal communication,

public speaking, ancient Greek, ancient Latin, web communication.

Skills

Skills

Computer skills

  Operative systems: Windows (all version) and Macintosh Office applications: Word, Excel, Power Point, Access, Publisher (Excellent level) Adobe: Indesign, Photoshop, Acrobat, Illustrator (CS5.5) CMS: Wordpress, Joomla Computer Languages: HTML and Pascal Search engine marketing and website optimization: SEM and SEO Facebook: page creation with static FBML  

Language Skills

English language: proficiency (Reading, writing, verbal) French language: proficiency (Reading, writing, verbal)

Project management skills

  Project management skills: Project Cycle Management (PCM), Logical Framework Approach (LFA), SWOT analysis, Gantt Chart.   Tools for the evaluation of projects impacts: Counterfactual impacts evaluation (quantitative method), Theory-based impacts evaluation (qualitative method), Focus group, Semi-structured interview.