Work History

Work History
Jan 2010 - Present

Intern / Assistant

Department for EU Integration, Prahova City Council

+Project Assistant: Integrated Plan for Urban Development. 

>Assistant for the Urban Development Plan (PIDU), part of the Regional Development Project financed by the EU. Work in collaboration with the  Department of European Integration.

>Responsibilities: research and innovation, content management and strategic planning for PIDU. Involved mainly in the development of the Economic and Environmental projects part of PIDU.

+Customer service on European Structural Funds

Oct 2009 - Dec 2009

Communications Support

G-1 Billion

Communication support; coordinating event planning and registration to events; social media promotion.

Apr 2008 - Jul 2009

Certified Local Trainer

Held trainings in Sales and online platform. Developing skills in: * training & facilitating Also aiming to learn more about: * coaching & mentoring
Mar 2009 - Jun 2009

Student Consultant in Marketing Communications

Vestas Wind Systems

CEMS Business Project 2009, Copenhagen Developed a global Employer Branding Strategy

Research on marketing communication in Mexico and China.

Jan 2009 - May 2009

Organizing Conferences Committee


External relations and promotion responsible for 2 national leadership conferences of over 100 participants 

Planned and executed a 2-day conference for 60 participants as conference manager 

Skills developed: project management, time management, event planning, cross-cultural management (being in teams with various nationalities)

Aug 2008 - Aug 2008

Student Consultant

European Space Agency

Developed a Business Plan on Technology Transfer and Innovation  Noordwijk, The Netherlands

Apr 2008 - Aug 2008

Student Research Assistant

Copenhagen Business School

Researched on a Mutual Funds project; Corresponded with cooperative associations worldwide 

Skills: research, communications, presentation

Sep 2007 - Jun 2008

Junior Consultant

CBS Junior Consultants
As a Junior Consultant I took part in management consultancy projects for business clients. The job included being in constant dialogue with the company, deliver solid presentations and producing a cost effective and well-grounded solution within the time limit. The main project I worked on was a pilot study on Biotech companies wordwide, with focus on intangible assets.
Sep 2007 - May 2008

Project member

Innovation and Entrepreneurship project Skills developed: project management, event planning, intercultural communication Leadership and skills conferences: - AIESEC National Conference on Leadership in Fiesch, Switzerland - Western Europe and North America Leadership Development Seminar in Bamberg, Germany - Train the Trainers Skill Seminar in Odense, Denmark
Jul 2005 - Jul 2005


BRD- Societe Generale
Financial and economical analysis for companies, in order to analyse the risk of credit.


2008 - 2009

CEMS Double Degree in International Management

Copenhagen Business School

Core Courses: International Business, Emerging Markets, Financial Management 

2003 - 2007


Universitatea Romano-Americana, Bucuresti

Dissertation in Management: Joint Ventures and the case of Chupa Chups   GPA 10/10   (10-point scale) 

Core courses: Accounting, Public Finances, Corporate Finance, Auditing, Financial Analysis, Management 

2006 - 2006

Tietgen Business College, Odense

Erasmus Grant for one semester. 

Core courses: E-sales marketing, Organizational Management and Cross-Cultural Communications 



Microsoft Windows OS

Ubuntu Linux

Project management

Conference manager for a leadership conference in Denmark, 2009 Organized 2 national leadership conferences for over 100 participants, 2009 Organized a learning event for 70 students on the topic of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, 2007-2008 Team leader for a project on Intangible Assets as a Junior Consultant, 2007 "Best Project of the Year" award in 2008 for the Innovation and Entrepreneurship project at AIESEC Copenhagen Business School

Cross-Cultural Awareness

Cross-cultural awareness developed through: - study exchange programs in the USA, Denmark and the Netherlands - membership of international not for profit student organization AIESEC - attending the CEMS Pan-European Master Degree in Mangement - working experience in 3 different European countries: Romania, Denmark and the Netherlands - participating in international leadership conferences in Norway, Denmark, Switzerland, Germany and Hungary  

Presentation Skills

Excellent presentation skills, developed through: - project presentation in scientific competitions or in university courses; - trainings held as a certified local trainer in AIESEC - promotion campaigns for AIESEC - participated in promoting AIESEC to university students - cold-calls as external relations responsible in AIESEC conference organizing team - student job as a junior consultant in Junior consultants, Copenhagen Business School

Blog Management

Content creation and management in Wordpress. Social media promotion through social networks and basic SEO: Page Rank, Feedburner, Technorati. Collaborative website projects: Eufides. Basic HTML/XHTML and CSS knowledge.

Microsoft Office 2007

Proficient user.

Corel Draw

Learning how to make logos with the use of vector manipulation.

Adobe Photoshop Elements

Another great tool I use for making photo collages, as a personal hobby.

Adobe Photoshop CS

Enjoy editing photos and making collages. Currently how to make web templates in Photoshop.


Gabriela is a very positive, dynamic, creative and motivated individual, with a passion for marketing communications and strategic planning. 

Gabriela's master thesis on online brand communities aims to study the role of identity in a group and of a brand community in a company's communication strategy. Connecting people with brands in today's web 2.0 is a strategically creative process where dedicated communication has a paramount effect. 

Gabriela has experience in regional development, strategic planning, project management, marketing and social media through various projects and volunteer activities in Europe.

Languages: Romanian - native; English - fluent; Spanish and French - advanced; German, Hungarian - basic.


Open to job opportunities in Customer Service, Media Marketing or EU regional development projects

Ideal location of assignments: Bruxelles or Budapest.


WEB 2.0 Communications


Planning Travels

Yoga and Jazz


Foreign Languages


May 2008 - Present

Trainer's Certificate

AIESEC Denmark