As my employment and education history proves, I am self-motivated, organised and capable of working on my own under pressure. Having a clear and logical mind, with a practical approach to problem solving and a drive to see things through to completion. As a hard working individual who can adapt well and learning new skills quickly, I also have a amazing eye for detail and work well in a team, which I can bring to your organisation.

Capable of working on my own initiative and can communicate effectively. Understanding that good feedback is important, especially when analysing data or providing feedback on a policy proposal for example.

In March 2016, I took part in a study trip to Brussels with the International Association of Political Science Students (IAPSS). To analyse and seek to answer the question is "Is the EU under Threat".

I'm confident that now you have read my profile you will find me an ideal candidate.

Thank you,

Currently in the process of learning French to fluency (C2) with the Institut Français, this will be followed by German once C2 level has been achieved with French. Throughout my work and academic career, I have shown that I have an innate abilty to learn and adapt quickly, with a excellent attention to detail.

Able to communicate effectively when working within a team or dealing with clients. The extensive experience above displaying, an excellent record of deliverance in customer facing roles with my years of experience in retail.

Continually seeking to advance my knowledgebank by taking FutureLearn courses and attending events. Always seeking self-improvement, particularly on topics regarding Politics or Economics. The certificates I have attained can be viewed below. One notable course taken was Right vs Might in International Relations provided by the University of Glasgow. This increased knowledge of international law and legal responses to terrorism significantly by the end of this course.

Queen Mary University of London

MSc International Public Policy - In Progress

Currently studying towards a MSc International Public Policy in September 2016.

Modules in progress: (POLM080)International Public Policy: Concepts and Practice, and (POLM073) Globalisation and the International Political Economy of Development.

The Open University

BA (Hons.) Politics, Philosophy and Economics - 2:1

Began studying towards a BA (Honours) in Politics, Philosophy and Economics in February 2012. Completed modules ranging from Exploring Philosophy, Power, dissent, equality and Running the Economy. Currently have one module remaining, International Relations until completion of this degree in May 2016.

Economics Project: What were the main strengths and weaknesses of the EU carbon trading scheme at Phase 2? An economic analysis.

International Relations Project: In what ways is security still central to other areas of international relations?

Institut Français

Debutant Français

Began studying towards A1.1 French, with an aim to C2 Fluency. Member of the Institut Français, visit the Bistro and cinema to deepen my knowledge of French language and culture.

Oxford Brookes University

BSc (Hons.) Motorsport Technology

Studied towards a BSc (Honours) Motorsport Technology in October 2008. Completed modules Basic Electrical Engineering, Basic Mathematical Methods and Basic Mechanical Engineering.

Hertford Regional College

Advanced Engineering Diploma (Level 3 - Completed)

Studied and completed an Advanced Engineering Diploma in October 2005. Modules studied ranged from Static Mechanics, Thermodynamics, Fluid Dynamics, Computer-aided design and Computer Engineering. Achieved my diploma in May 2008.

Southgate School

9 GCSEs inc. English, Maths and Science

Attended Southgate School from 2000 to 2005 and gained 9 GCSEs.

Public Educator

Rethinking Economics, London, UK

Period: April 2016 - Present
Job type: Part-time, Voluntary
References: N/A

Overseeing the RE networks efforts to open up the discipline of economics beyond economics students and academics and to raise awareness of the shortfalls of contemporary economics education.

  • Delivering educational programmes and training in pluralist economics
  • Facilitator of events that provide a space for critical engagement and discussion about what economics should be
  • Providing alternative materials and content and critiques of existing materials.

Student with IAPSS

IAPSS, Brussels. Belgium

Period: 15th - 19th March 2016
Event: Study trip
References: Certificate of achievement gained

Three day study trip with the International association of Political Science Students (IAPSS) to Brussels with the subtitle "the EU under threat".

  • Study Trip with the International association of Political Science Students (IAPSS) to Brussels with the subtitle "the EU under threat".

Customer Service Assistant

J. Sainsbury's - Supermarket - Winchmore Hill

Period: May 2011 - Present
Job type: Part-time
References: Sainsbury's, 681 Green Lanes, London, N21 3RS

J. Sainsbury's, Part Time Customer Service Assistant, Winchmore Hill

  • On self checkout, and manned tills providing customer service assistance
  • Experience in dealing with many types of customers while remaining polite and courteous
  • Fully trained on till operations including payment methods and fraud prevention
  • Providing assistance to customers in need of items in store.

Managing Director

Novenet Limited

Period: March 2010 - Present
Job type: Part-time
References: N/A

Day to day running on a Internet Services company, providing Website Hosting, Database repair, Server installs and other internet services.

  • Creating accounts for clients
  • Responding to support tickets
  • Installing and upgrading server software
  • Accounting & general book-keeping
  • Managing a small technical team.

Customer Service Assistant

J. Sainsbury's - Local - Oxford, Northgate

Period: January 2010 - August 2010
Job type: Part-time
References: N/A

Working in a small convience store whilst studying

  • Working on the manned tills
  • Dealing with many types of customers while remaining polite and courteous
  • Fully trained on till operations including payment methods and fraud prevention
  • Provide assistance to customers in need of items in store
  • Stock rotating and replenishing.

Ember Host (The Ridgeway)

Mitchells and Butlers - Enfield

Period: July 2007 - August 2009
Job type: Part-time
References: N/A

Serving guests in a challenging busy environment, night and day.

  • Taking meals to guests
  • Serving behind a busy bar
  • Deal with difficult/aggressive guests
  • Making desserts from our menu
  • Preparing cocktails for guests situated on large tables.

Managing Director

Pastilles Networks - Webhosting and Webservices Business

Period: December 2005 - March 2010
Job type: Part-time
References: N/A

Day to day running on a Internet Services company, providing Website Hosting, Database repair, Game Hosting and other internet services.

  • Creating accounts for clients
  • Responding to support tickets
  • Installing and upgrading server software
  • Accounting & general book-keeping
  • Managing a small technical team.

Enjoy keeping up to date with technology. Interests include history, languages, and staying up to date with news and politics both nationally and internationally. Also enjoy watching Formula One, playing badminton, and go-karting.

Leadership

Working in a small team grown out of a hobby

Working in computing before I started my company, focusing on computer repairs, small network set-up and virus removals. Founded my own webhosting company Novenet Limited, which ran a webhost and politics forums. Recently finished a design in partnership with someone else, and write on my own personal blog when I can (often on political/economic topics).

Economic & Political interests globally

Points of interest: Climate Economics, European Politics, Democracy, The Arab Spring

Regular reader of The Economist, The Financial times and The Guardian. I read politikon from time to time, mixing this up with news websites to stay up to date with the latest news internationally.

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