2004 - 2005
Notre Dame University
Nov 2013 - Present
Program Manager, an affiliate of J. A. Worldwide and Young Enterprise Europe Setting goals and targets for annual growth for students/schools and programs Formulating unified work strategy with partners and stake holders of same grant recipients Reporting to donors on grant expenditure and narrative reporting of progress Recruiting new volunteers, overseeing and implementing their training Conceiving term implementation plan for all programs(11 per year) Assisting and overseeing Program Coordinators progress in programs' delivery, achievement of grant targets Maintaining close andpositive relations with designated Ministries(Education), sponsors and partners Ensuring quality implementation in universities and schools along with conducting and analyzing aftermath studies of impact
Feb 2013 - Nov 2013
Program Coordinator, an affiliate of J. A. Worldwide and Young Enterprise Europe. Engaged new educational institutions through presentations, meetings and recruitment workshops. Coordinated implementation of financial literacy, entrepreneurship and work readiness programs simultaneously, being the link between volunteers, schools and universities, focusing on public and vocational education institutions. Adapted and translated financial literacy work readiness and entrepreneurship programs to best suit context of delivery. Coordinated introductory sessions and training workshops for volunteers and teachers, assisted in delivery Followed up on different Social Entrepreneurship projects part of IL programs
Feb 2012 - Dec 2012
Administrative Assistant Consulate of Ghana to Lebanon, Lebanon Assisted the consulate in issuing documents to ease day to day foreign shipments. Contact with necessary government departments to help issue visas and arrangements for business purposes. Administrative assistantship, including but not limited to filing, organizing, taking notes and arranging for meetings. Mitigation between the Ghanaian residents in Lebanon and the Lebanese government upon any emerging issue concerning visa period.
Research Officer and Administrative Assistant
Feb 2011 - Feb 2012
Ministry of Environment
Research Officer and Administrative Assistant, a Program funded by the Italian Embassy in Beirut through the United Nations Development Programme, Lebanon Renewable contract as a Research Officer and Administrative Assistant with the UNDP, placed at the Lebanese Ministry of Environment working in the Department of Public Relations and External Affairs under the program entitled:“ The Integrated Waste Management of Baalbek Caza”. Research on topics related to the environment, particularly international conventions and international debates, responding to requests for information from media or ministry staff, Preparing day-to-day correspondence and reports for the department as needed, Coordinating with ministry staff and follow-up on internal memos and issues within the institution; supporting the 1 organization process of public events and participating in several high-end level meetings with members of civil society, different ministers and general directors along with other departments representatives from the MoE to discuss and solve issues at hand. Coordinate various related matters with counterparts, translate documents from Arabic to English and or French and vice versa, as may require.
Sep 2010 - Dec 2010
United Nations Development Programme, Lebanon
Internship Got to know how a Lebanese governmental body works, was placed at the Ministry of Environment as“ technical assistance”. Worked to develop and function as a team in the Department of Public Relations and External Affairs, publishing updated fact sheets and helpful documents, statistics on different topics that were externalized to the ministry staff. Contact with external agents(civil society and government) regarding visa issuance and more, reply to invitations and follow up on agendas related to the department, i.e. yearly convention and focal point meetings. Update and send info to the media and reports to the Minister of Environment and the Director General.
Jun 2010 - Aug 2010
Initiatives of Change
Internship Completed training in: Team building and cooperation Behavioral analysis Communication skills Values and standards Tools for change Activities, Achievements & Publications