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Damien Baeriswyl
, International company or organisation
Geneva, Switzerland
4 lingual highly motivated team worker. 2 years of experience in intercultural and international work.
Looking for an international environment of hard workers who want to change things. Available immediately.

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Area of Expertise:
  • Administration, HR, Management, Accounting/Finance
  • Communications, IT, Media, Knowledge Management, Editor
  • Fundraising, Business Development, Grants Writer
  • Private Sector, Corporate Social Responsibility
Professional Experience:
Presence Switzerland/FDFA Federal Department of Foreign Affairs – Expo 2020 Dubai
Communications and Public Relations Officer

• Work in a VIP and VVIP environment
• Implement the communication strategies set up by the pavilion management
• Manage international media requests and organise media tours
• Develop content ideas, create them and publish them on social networks (photos, videos, etc.)
• Participate in the analysis of marketing results evaluations

Swisscontact - Rwanda
Junior Project Manager

• Setting up a social tour operator in Rwanda involving
• Create, implement, analyse and optimise tourism services
• Use service design tools
• Intercultural collaboration with four international stakeholders and 6 direct collaborators
• Determine prices and profit distribution based on a social business model
Master of Sciences in Integrated Innovation for Product and Business Development

• Write project reports on a regular basis and coordinate the rendering of the graphic designer
• Carry out competitive, technological, and scientific research, field studies, persona profiles, idea
generation and selection, implementation plans, prototypes and create customer journeys.
• Create, facilitate and lead discussion sessions with professionals and volunteers
• Apply the design thinking methodology to put the user at the heart of decisions
• Work in a multidisciplinary team (designer, engineer, and managers)

Bachelor of Sciences in Tourism Management

• Conduct field surveys on the tourist services offered
• Analyse tourist flows
• Use business evaluation tools (SWOT/PESTEL/Porter’s diamond)
• Analyse supply and demand
• Suggest the positioning of Rwandan tourism in the East African context
• Assemble all the analyses, write a report, present it and discuss the results

Mediamatician, Federal Diploma of Vocational Education and Training

• Creating websites, email addresses and web marketing campaigns
• Developing and posting content online
• Taking and understanding the needs of customers and prospects for the development of contracts
• Responsible for customer support and training
• Transmit briefs to graphic designers and control the work done
• Participate in the implementation of the new company culture: participative dynamics
Affiliations and Achievements:
Associative commitments at the federal level
Swiss Scout Movement (MSdS – PBS)

My seniority in the scouting movement gave me high responsibilities at the federal level:
• Communications director for a federal event with 35,000 participants
• Communication assistant for a delegation of 1200 scouts travelling to the USA
• Responsible for relations between the Belgian and Swiss associations

During these engagements, I performed the following main tasks:

• Open a budget of 2 million CHF
• Develop and monitor the implementation of a communication concept
• Establish human resource requirements and recruit 18 members
• Lead meetings of a team of 18 people in German
• Plan resources for 4 years (human, material, budget)
• Design and distribute printed materials (folders, leaflets, advertisements)
• Create and implement a graphic line (logo, website, merchandising)
• Manage and carry out German-French translations
• Collaborate and coordinate with other departments of the commission
• Develop a concept and set up the Swiss pavilion (trilingual FR-DE-EN)

Available for:
  • Job opportunities
  • Being headhunted – make me an offer

    Years of Experience:
    2-5 years
    Highest Qualification:
    English, French, Spanish, German
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