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My name is Filipa and I am a native Portuguese speaker with over 10 years of professional experience in translation and content creation. I graduated in International Relations and completed a master in Development and International Cooperation. EXPERIENCE: I have worked with national and international clients, translating (English-Portuguese) and writing content (English and Portuguese)...
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Skills

Proposal Writing Grant Management Grant Writing English Tutor Article Writing Content Writing Blog Writing Ghostwriting

Employment

  • Translator | Content Writer | Several clients

    2015

    • Drafting of successful narrative and financial proposals to EU funding opportunities (for third parties);

    • Translation (English to Portuguese) of pieces on Economics, Analysis, Investment, Technology and Lifestyle for publication in an online magazine;

    • Website localization (English to Portuguese).

  • Country Editor | EXANTE

    2016 - 2019

    • Coordination of the team of editors and freelance translators;

    • Management of the workflow;

    • Translation and proofreading of pieces on Economics, Analysis, Investment, Technology and Lifestyle for publication in an online magazine;

    • Website localization (English to Portuguese).

  • Blue Book Trainee | European Commission

    2013 - 2014

    • Following of EC verification missions to international organisations, namely UN bodies;

    • Assessment of international organisations' eligibility to joint management cooperation with the European Commission;

    • Collection, consolidation of information and conclusions' drafting regarding the yearly DG-DEVCO risk identification and assessment (HQ and delegations);

    • Participation in multilateral meetings.

  • Junior Project Manager | IMVF

    2011 - 2015

    • Monitoring of socio-economic development projects in the headquarters and in the field with regular narrative and financial reporting to national and international donors;

    • Drafting of successful narrative and financial proposals to EU funding opportunities and also to national funding schemes;

    • Representation of the organisation at national and international meetings;

    • Promotion of training and management of high-level national and international events with key stakeholders.

    International missions:

    🇩🇪 Germany | 2015 | Project monitoring and evaluation

    🇱🇺 The Netherlands | 2014 | Project monitoring and evaluation

    🇧🇷 Brazil | 2014 | Institutional representation and speaker

    🇹🇱 East Timor | 2014 | Project monitoring and evaluation

    🇨🇻 Cape Verde | 2012 | Project monitoring and evaluation

    🇩🇪 Germany | 2012 | Project monitoring and evaluation

    🇪🇸 Spain | 2012 | Institutional representation and speaker

    🇧🇷 Brazil | 2011 | Institutional representation and speaker

  • Intern | United Nations Millennium Campaign

    2008 - 2009

    • Re-edition of contents for the institutional website;

    • Drafting of pieces for the monthly newsletter;

    • Thematic search for elaboration of summaries and papers;

    • Administrative and accounting support.

Education

  • Master of Arts (MA) in Development and International Cooperation

    2009 - 2011

    University of Lisbon - School of Economics and Management

  • Bachelor of Arts (BA) in International Relations

    2005 - 2009

    University of Lisbon (School of Social and Political Sciences) and University of Ljubljana (Erasmus Exchange)