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Full-Time MBA student, Imperial College Business School (September 2016–August 2017 [expected])
Commissioning Editor, Piatkus Non-Fiction, Little, Brown Book Group (March 2015–August 2016)
I acquired new titles for the business and personal development list. Projects included:
Assistant Editor, Octopus Publishing Group (January 2014–February 2015)
I project-edited some of my own titles, including:
Editorial Assistant, Octopus Publishing Group (September 2012–January 2014)
I provided editorial and administrative support to the editorial department, working on illustrated non-fiction books.
Foreign Rights Fulfilment Assistant (sabbatical cover), Octopus Publishing Group (June–August 2012)
Foreign Rights Intern, Octopus Publishing Group (August 2011–May 2012)
I supported a team of four Sales Managers and two Fulfilment Managers.
Archivist, Tampere University Hospital, Finland (2005–2010)
I had a recurring summer job for six years. I oversaw and maintained the Pathology department’s sample archives.
Simultaneous interpreter, Tampere, Finland (2004–2007)
I interpreted events and church services from Finnish to English, and vice versa.
Self-taught MBA, (July 2015–August 2016)
Took massive open online courses (MOOCs) to get an independent business education equivalent to an MBA. Was a member of the No-Pay MBA Network.
University of Tampere, Finland (2006–2011)
BA English Translation with Comparative Literature
Tampereen Lyseon Lukio Senior Secondary School, Finland (2002–2005)
International Baccalaureate Diploma
Skills and interests
Volunteered for The Society of Young Publishers (January 2013–August 2016). Committee positions included Special Events Coordinator and Marketing Manager.
Completed a 50,000-word novel draft for National Novel Writing Month in November 2012.
Languages spoken: English, Finnish, Swedish, elementary German
Technology: Windows, Office products, iOS, InDesign, Biblio3, ADAM, Vista, SAP
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