Work History

Work History
Dec 2014 - Present

Copywriter (Intern)

Edge Marketing Vietnam

Edge Marketing Vietnam is an integral part of EdgeAsia, a full-service digital marketing solutions provider, specializing in planning, creating, measuring and analysing online marketing programs.

• Take brief and work closely with creative director and account team to write clear, persuasive and original copy.

• Translate / edit contents encompassing hydraulic systems, security systems, drive control systems, personal tools and spark plugs just to name a few. 

Sep 2014 - Present

Part-time Tour Guide

Saigon Food Tour

Saigon Food Tour is passionate about sharing our intimate knowledge of Vietnamese food culture with tourists in a safe and friendly atmosphere. 

• Introduce tourists to the diverse and exotic street foods in Ho Chi Minh City, and also provide them with a firsthand look at various unique local customs and traditions. 

Oct 2012 - Sep 2014

Content Writer

Golf & Life Magazine

Golf & Life Magazine is one of the leading Vietnamese golf and lifestyle publications. Its goal is to enrich the enjoyment of all facets of the game–making its readers better players, sophisticated consumers and more savvy travelers.

• Produce content including the latest tournament coverage and profiles of the people and events that shape the game.

• Translate golf instructions, tips and breaking news from English into Vietnamese and vice versa.

• Proofread alongside other editors to ensure accuracy of the entire magazine.

• Liaise between golfers, photographers on editorial shoots.

Feb 2013 - Aug 2013

Translator

Jetstar Magazine

Jetstar Magazine is the inflight magazine of Jetstar, the best low-cost airline in Asia Pacific. The magazine is designed for young travel addicts and adventurous families who like to explore the world in immersive, less-touristy ways.

• Translate articles about favorite tourism spots, food and culture from English into Vietnamese and vice versa.

• Proofread editorial pages alongside other editors to ensure accuracy and quality of entire magazine.

May 2011 - May 2012

Editorial Assistant

H-lifestyle Magazine

H-Lifestyle was a monthly glossy publication focusing on high fashion and lifestyle. New trends, luxury goods and brands are all within its pages. 

• Write editorial adverts requested by Royal Salute and Martell Cordon Bleu, brands owned by Pernod Ricard.

• Translate and edit articles of various appealing topics ranging from electronic gadgets, vehicles to key attractions.

• Oversee the news / articles peer review process.

Education

Education
Oct 2006 - Nov 2010

Bachelor of Arts in English

HUFLIT

In my junior year at university, I voluntarily worked for Asian Indoor Games III, an international sporting event held in 2009, as liaison officer cum leader of a 39-member support team. Afterwards, I received Award Certificate from HCMC People's Committee for my contribution to the success of the Games.

Skills

Skills

Translating

Business Writing 

Computer Literacy

Telephone

Certifications

Certifications
Oct 2014 - Dec 2014

Digital Marketing

Vietnam MarCom
The course provide learner fundamental knowledge of current trends and practices in digital marketing as well as basic understanding of various channels, activities required to plan, implement and manage a comprehensive digital marketing plan.

References

References