Interest

June 2009: Alumna of 3-day intensive entrepreneurial ‘Bright Futures’ course

2008 - 2009: Member of Syrius Capital Investment Club (university society)

2008 - 2009: Volunteer in ‘E-mentoring Scheme’ to support younger students

2008 - 2009: Promoting Polish macramé artist internationally, designed a website www.macrame-art.com

1999 - 2005: Volunteer in Polish Red Cross, help during fundraising events

1999 - 2005: Founder and active member of the Amateur Theatre in Krajenka, Poland

1993 - 2002: Head of the Students Representatives in Krajenka, Poland

Summary

  • First Class degree holder in BA Business Management with Finance.
  • Broad range of work experience including positions in project management, retail and commercial business.
  • Strong analytical, diagnostic and problem solving skills, with the ability to present and communicate this effectively to all levels.
  • Extremely self-motivated and ambitious, keen to learn and develop personally.

Education

Education
Sep 2002 - May 2005

Matura / A-Levels

Liceum Ogolnoksztalcace

Completed with Distinction

Modules taken: Mathematics, Geography, English, Polish

Work History

Work History
Oct 2008 - Present

Enterprise Coordinator

University of Westminster
  • Project Managing Westminster Enterprise Entity (WestEE) from the beginning: creating organisational structure and policy documents and successfully growing the club to accommodate 70 young entrepreneurs after initial 6 months.
  • Coordinating business start-up consultancy principally for students seeking advice and education programmes based on the considerable expertise of Westminster academics, non-academics and alumni.
  • Managing a variety of projects and support the clients in developing new businesses and writing proposals during capacity building with both public and private sector.
  • Research in potential external partners and supporters; able to secure free business consulting to students by partnership companies, also negotiated access to external networking events and training sessions.
  • Establishing online social networking group and building reference library of resources for aspiringentrepreneurs and running monthly meetings, training sessions and providing administrative support.
May 2010 - Present

Marketing Director

DreamStake
  • Business strategy, developing a range of services.
  • Managing commercial relationships with key stakeholders.
  • Digital marketing, social media campaigns, event management.
  • Managing two business incubators, in partnership with the Workspace Group.
  • Assisting companies on claiming back Research & Development tax credits.
Apr 2010 - May 2010

Finance Assistant

My City Deal / Groupon

Full due diligence process prior MCD’s merger with US Groupon.

  • General ledger.
  • Accounts payable.
  • Managing budgets.
  • Preparing financial analysis and forecasting.
  • Assisting chartered accountants in preparation of month-end reports.
Jun 2008 - Sep 2008

Sales and Reservations Officer

University of Westminster
  • Assisting customers personally, over the phone and via email to answer their queries.
  • Meeting (and exceeding by 30%) sales targets set up by management.
  • Gathering statistical data and presenting in a form of final summarising report.
Mar 2008 - Jun 2008

Project Researcher

University of Westminster

Placement: Mar - Jun 2008 as well as Sept - Oct 2008

  • Undertaking a project to evaluate services of the department by researching and analysing data collected through surveys.  
  • Creating graphs and tables based on information collected and giving recommendations based on findings in the form of reports.
Apr 2007 - Feb 2008

Customer Service and Receptionist

Auctioning4u
  • Communicating with customers personally, over the phone and online.
  • Solving everyday problems and summarising them on the weekly meetings with management.
  • Everyday office tasks: sorting post, faxing, copying, arranging meetings, ordering supplies. 
Jan 2007 - Apr 2007

Online Learning Advisor

University of Westminster
  • Training students how to use online facilities, collecting their suggestions through individual surveys.
  • Motivating students to take part in the university’s new initiatives, on-campus promotion of the scheme.
  • Summarizing opinions and giving recommendations to the management on how to improve online services. 
Aug 2006 - Apr 2007

Sales Leader

Self Employed
  • Building and coordinating own team of 10 representatives.
  • Organizing meetings and motivating team members to increase their sales.
  • Finding new customers by advertising in the local shops and newspapers.
  • Door-to-door promotion and sale of products.

Skills

Skills

Driving Licence

Fast typing

Over 60 wpm

Microsoft Office user

Rusiann language

Spanish language

Polish language

Native tongue

English language