Duong Nguyen

Hai Phong, Hai Phong, Vietnam

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Duong Nguyen

I'm working my way out to becoming a recognized professional freelancer in my expertise in this "flat" world.

I. Career history:
2004 - present: Freelance English & Vietnamese Teacher; Administrative Support Professional
Jan 2014: Short-term translator, International Labor Organization (ILO) in Vietnam
2009 - 2013: Program Assistant, Flemish Association for Development Cooperation and Technical Assistance, Belgium
May - Jun 2009: Short-term translator, School of Education, University of Pittsburgh, USA
2008 - 2009: Translator, EGIS BCEOM International
2006 - 2008: Project Assistant, World Vision Vietnam
May - Nov 2006: Administrative Assistant, Groupe de Recherche et d’ Échanges Technologiques (GRET)
2005 - 2006: Project Assistant, Canadian Center for International Studies and Cooperation (CECI)
2004 - 2005: HR and Administrative Assistant, LG Vietnam

II. Education:
Bachelor of Arts (BA) - Linguistics (2000 - 2004)
Faculty of Language Studies, Haiphong University, Haiphong, Vietnam

Other trainings:
- Interpreting Skills for Professional Interpreters
Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) Vietnam (2013)
- Presentation and Report Writing Skills
British Council Vietnam (2013)
- Human Resources Management
Edu Viet (2011)

III. Other qualifications and strengths:
1. Computer skills: Proficiency in MS Office Applications (Words, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Publisher), supportive translation tool (Wordfast), data analysis software (SPSS), online tool for presentation (Prezi), social media (WordPress), ICT tools for e-learning
2. Typing skills: 50-70WPM
3. Accounting: Proficiency in Quickbooks
4. Others:
- Ability to work online to help businesses reduce operating costs
- Ability to work under pressure
- Being meticulous, organized and responsive
- Ability to engender trust, confidentiality and accountability
- Delivery on commitments
- Independence & team player
- Ability to work in multicultural settings
- Cultural awareness and sensitivity
- Self-motivating attitude
- Orientation towards continuous learning
- Being proactive, thinking outside the box and enjoying multitasking

Work Terms

Hours of operation: 5-10 hours per day, 7 days per week
Terms of payment: PayPal or direct bank transfer to my bank account
Communication styles: Email, Skype, Phone, Viber, Facebook message