Skills
SOCIAL MEDIA
PROJECT MANAGER
PRODUCT MANAGEMENT
MARKETING
COMMUNICATION
COMMUNITY MANAGEMENT
PROJECT MANAGEMENT
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
STRATEGY
MANAGEMENT
About

I am a detail oriented, enthusiastic and ambitious marketing and communications professional. I have a masters degree in International Business and Marketing and a diploma and IPMA certification in Project management.

Languages: Icelandic native language, English full professional proficiency, Norwegian working proficiency

Experience
Icelandic courses for children Founder2016 - Current
Everything that is needed. Find teachers, apply for grants, find suitable housing, advertise and promote the course, negotiate salary, update parents and keep them informed about the status of the course.
Global Mobility ForumSocial media Organizer2014 - 2015
I was a part of Social media and communications team. Posting relevant articles each week to Twitter and Facebook as well as post on Social media the inspiring story of the week. I helped with Wordpress, setting up and publishing articles with relevant pictures.
NimberCommunity manager, Norway2015 - 2015
I was using Social media channels and blog to recruit more users and retain registered users. I answered support queries within 24 hours that got our answer grade up by 8%​ and decreased average waiting time by 58%​ in UserVoice. I sent out more efficient and targeted email marketing strategy. Which resulted in higher open and click rate​ and better understanding regarding which group was responding to our messaging. I supported the product team to improve website and app based on feedback from our users and my own experience.
Startup Weekend OsloMarketing Manager2014 - 2014
Marketing Manager for SWOslo June 2014 and October 2014 Making communication plan, content marketing- and marketing strategies plan Marketing through social media (twitter, blog, facebook)
Matis ohfMarket Researcher2011 - 2011
I initiated, managed and was responsible for a market research and analysis project of the food production industry, with focus on meat, fish and vegetables. I initiated meetings with specialist within the company and within each industry making connections and going on field trips
Vodafone, IcelandRepresentative at Billing and Debt Collection Department2008 - 2010
Negotiating with customers on payments and making payment agreements Interaction with customers on a daily basis, both individuals and companies
Education
Reykjavik University MSc in International Business and Marketing, International Business and Marketing2011 - 2013
The program aims to mix theory and practice with great emphasis on market analysis, strategy and management. Included courses in Cross-Cultural Communications and Negotiations, Entrepreneurship and New Ventures, Practical contract law, Business and Markets in Europe and Asia and International Business.
BI Norwegian Business SchoolExchange student, Strategic Marketing Management2012 - 2012
Included courses in Strategic Management, understanding the consumer, and New Product and Service Innovation.
Reykjavik UniverstiyDiploma in Project Management APME, Project Management2010 - 2011
Certified IPMA Project Management Associate Level D
Reykjavik University BSc in Business Administration, emphasis in Law, Business Administration2008 - 2010