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Helson Obombo Ongeso

Freelance Audio Editor & Page Designer

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Location:Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/helsonobomboongeso
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ONGESO HELSON OBOMBO
P.O. BOX 1100-05521 EMBAKASI
TEL: +254724278882
EMAIL: helson1984@yahoo.co.uk

BIODATA
D.O.B: 26th August, 1984
AGE: 27
***: Male
NATIONALITY: Kenyan
ID NO: 24194398
LANGUAGE: Fluent in Swahili ,English

Objective:

Management position that will enhance acquired expertise, creative talents and skills
A position with career growth potential.
Experience Summary:
• Handled various editing tasks and trained staff in the sue of software to improve their work productivity
• Managed various type of writing materials and brought in ideas that helped to improve writing and presentation styles
Professional Experience:
Senior Editor, 2008-2009,Moi University press club
• Involved in every aspects of the publishing process right from content development to editing to production, and finally marketing
• Brought in new ideas that gave a new look and effect to important client marketing materials
• Introduced software that improved work productivity
August, 2010[INTERIM INDEPENDENT ELECTORAL COMMISSION (IIEC)] Presiding officer,
• Presided over the election
• In charge of materials
• Report writing
• Management of a polling station
• Training of polling clerks
July 2009-2011 [St Anne’s Bunyala Girls Secondary School, Teacher]
Teacher, Department of Languages, English/Literature
• Facilitate student learning and conduct research in the areas they are weak and come up with mechanism to improve
• Assist in the coordination and implementation of language policy in school
• Prepared schemes of work and record of work
• Managed the school library
2008 [Ember-Kenya Grandparents Empowerment Project]
Student Volunteer
• Conducted research in community, neighborhood development and economic policy
• Coordinated special outreach to grandparents and grandchildren
• Advised and taught children the importance of language
• Collected field data, drafted reports, and provided feedback to supervisors
2007 [St Austin High School]
Teacher, Department of Languages, English/Literature
• Facilitate student learning and conduct research in the areas they are weak and come up with mechanism to improve
• Assist in the coordination and implementation of language policy in school
2005-2006 [Moi University, Margaret Thatcher Library]
Library Attendant, Work study programme
• Arranged books on shelves, attended to students and library users
• Written reports and returns on daily basis
2003-2005 [Star Mobiles Limited]
Sales Executive
• Drove sales of phones, accessories, and airtime; reviewed and approved sales deals by all sales associates.
• Scheduled and managed three sales outlets; taught employees successful sales and closing techniques.
• Designed and placed advertising featuring mobile phones, lines and airtime; created promotional marketing strategies to stimulate sales growth such as off-site tent sales events.
• Developed strong customer relations, appraised trade-ins, and gave approval of all sales.
• Ensured colleagues provided highest standards of customer satisfaction and quality service at all times.
EDUCATION
• 2005-2009: Moi University, Eldoret, BA (Languages and Literary Studies) major Linguistics. Second Class Honors, Lower division
• 2004: Gate-Tech computer college, Bungoma, Computer packages. Ms Word, Introduction to computer, Ms dos, Ms Excel, Ms access, Email, Internet explorer, SPSS, Adobe page maker,
• 2000-2003: Khasoko Boys High School, KCSE. Mean Grade B+ (plus), English B+ (plus), Kiswahili B+ (plus), Maths B- (minus), Biology B+ (plus), Chemistry B+ (plus), Physics B(plain), Commerce B+(plus) and S.E.E A(plain)

• 1992-1999: Muramba Primary School, KCPE (436 Marks)

• PRESENTATION AND PUBLICATIONS
• 2009: Presented a research project for fulfillment of undergraduate degree on The Influence of Dholuo and Swahili on the Phonological features of Lusamia, to the department of Linguistics and foreign Languages, Moi University

• Written articles published in Moi university press club paper, The 3rd Eye

Computer Skills:
Proficient in the use of the following computer languages:
• Frame Maker
• Adobe illustrator
• Adobe Photoshop
• Macintosh
• PageMaker
• MS Word
• Power point
• Ms excel, access
• Other packages
References
Dr. Rev. Robert Magina,
Executive Director,
Ember-Kenya Grandparents empowerment project
P.O. Box 49 Funyula
Tel: +254726592257

Mrs. Adelaide Makokha,
St. Anne’s Bunyala Girls Secondary school,
P.O. Box 35 Mubwayo
Tel: +254727967232
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Audio Editing
Page Design