Karin Galli

  • Barasso Va Italy
Karin Galli

Work History

Work History
Jun 2011 - Present

MARKETING PRODUCT SPECIALIST-COOKING

WHIRLPOOL CORPORATION
Jan 2008 - Jun 2011

Executive Assistant

WHIRLPOOL CORPORATION

Supply Chain & Quality Dept.

  • Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities:

    • prepare and manage correspondence, reports and documents
    • organize and coordinate meetings, conferences, travel arrangements
    • take, type and distribute minutes of meetings
    • create and mantain updated the Quickplace
    • data collection for reporting 
    • maintain schedules and calendars
    • arrange and confirm appointments
    • organize internal and external events
    • handle incoming mail and other material
    • set up and maintain filing systems 
    • communicate verbally and in writing to answer inquiries and provide information
    • liaison with internal and external contacts
    • operate office equipment
    • knowledge and experience of relevant software applications - powerpoint presentation (Draft and revision of the material, correction and assemble group presentations), word processing, and database management
  • Key Competencies:

    • verbal and written communication skills
    • attention to detail
    • confidentiality
    • planning and organizing
    • time management
    • interpersonal skills
    • initiative
    • reliability
    • stress tolerance
    • Lean model applications
Dec 2007 - Jan 2003

Marketing Dept. Press Office Manager

Malerba

Press Office Manager

  • Public Relations with the Journalists/ Showroom responsible (Milan - Via della Spiga)
  • Press releases 
  • Corporate Communications Manager. 

Regularly writing articles for trade magazines, I was also be responsible for producing press releases and organizing photocalls, and maintaining a current, comprehensive photographic library.

  • Exhibitions Organization (Pitti Bimbo, Pitti Uomo, MilanoModa)
  • Conference Organization (Rome, Florence, Milan)
  • Product Marketing: product label and shipping marks creation  
Jan 1999 - Dec 2002

Press Office Account

Media Edge: CIA

Account Manager for 

Moët & Chandon - Dom Pérignon - 20th Century Fox

  • Media and magazines Planner 
  • Public Relations with the Journalists
  • Product launch Conferences, Events and Parties Organization
  • Corporate and Products press release
  • Press release
  • Customer relationship
  • Budget analysis
Sep 1997 - Dec 1999

Producer Assistant

Central Groucho

Producer Assistant for Commercials 

  • Selection of the Director's show reels
  • Storyboard analysis
  • Customer relationship
  • Manage locations
  • Crew and set organization
  • Budget analysis
  • Casting of the actors
  • Post production activities

Education

Education

University of Milan

Degree in Public Relations:

"The role of the Account Manager in the Press Office" 

Skills

Skills

Languages

  Italian: Mother tongue English: Fluent spoken and written German: Basic spoken and written   

Informatics Skills Summary

Enaip Certification   Software: Windows Office 2003 - Office 2007 (Powerpoint, Excel, Word)  Apple Software (Mac applications and Iphone) Adobe Photo shop and Photo Editor; Paint;  Sharepoint manager Quickplace manager Lotus Notes applications Outlook applications

Summary

Team work: 

Supportive, organised, co-ordinator, open-minded 

Leadership:

Dynamic, motivator, energetic, capable, outward looking, accountable

Interpersonal skills:

Listener, professional, co-operative, constructive, positive

Customer orientation:

Customer first priority, friendly, caring

Self-Reliance Skills: 

Self-awareness/confidence: 

Focused, perceptive, honest, self-belief, objective, balanced, positive, proactive

Interest

Pilates, music, computers, movies, reading, traveling.