Brenda Anne Ochola
Translator at Truecaller
I am a final year Master's student in Media and Communication studies, who is passionate about social entrepreneurship and currently seeking for opportunities within Marketing and Digital Communications. I have spent the last 8 months working with entrepreneurs, an experience which has been extremely exciting and rewarding for me. I would love to offer my expertise and experience to work with a startup company and possibly have the opportunity to grow with it!
2015 - Current
I translate all the Truecaller applications' texts including the website, from English to Kiswahili.
Impact Hub Stockholm
Marketing and Digital Communications Coordinator
2015 - 2016
My responsibilities included: Maintaining activity in all digital communication channels (Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Impact hub global.)• Creating marketing strategies and campaigns regarding Impact Hub and social entrepreneurship.•Conducting market research on potential clients, collaborations and relevant media channels.• Creating content and blogs for the Impact Hub webpage and community.
Vice President of External Relations
2015 - 2015
AIESEC in Stockholm is a student-run organization that provides young people access to global internships and leadership development opportunities on campus and abroad. My main responsibilities are:• Coordinating external communication with companies on behalf of AIESEC in Stockholm• Marketing and organizing events e.g National conference for all AIESEC members in Sweden.• Press and media management.• Promoting the local committee and AIESEC to organizations.• Project Management of the Youth to Business forum (Stockholm chapter)
IMPACT HUB STOCKHOLM
2015 - 2015
I worked very closely with the program manager to ensure the smooth facilitating of programs at the hub. For instance, organizing events related to the programs such as the scaling program kick-off event.
Senior Marketing Agent- Discover Qatar project.
2013 - 2014
Discover Qatar is a branch of the 'Qatar Airways Holidays' department whose main responsibility is to facilitate the development of Qatar as a tourist destination. My duties included: • Marketing Qatar as a tourist destination to the airline's passengers. • Facilitating the Stopover project. • Managing the "Doha city tours project" sponsored by the Qatar Tourism Authority.
Customer Service Representative
2011 - 2013
Delivering five-star service to customers at the airport terminal by helping to create a stress-free environment for them whilst travelling with Qatar Airways. This included constant liaison with the check-in desks and boarding gates, and attending to customers' complaints and feedback at the Transfer desk, such as flight delays and disruptions.
Master's in Media and Communication Studies,
2014 - 2016
Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship Studies
2015 - 2015
Course in Social Entrepreneurship; worked in a group where we came up with a social enterprise as part of the final project of the course.
Bachelor of Arts in Communication,
2007 - 2011
I majored in Public Relations; and did a minor in Community Development