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Madre Roothman

Freelance Writer & Editor

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Location:Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Phone: 0741473739
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CURRICULUM VITAE MADRé ROOTHMAN

PERSONAL DETAILS

Surname Roothman
Name Madré
Date of birth 24 September 1987
Identity Number 8709 240117 083
Age 23 years
Gender Female
Marital status Single
Nationality South African (RSA)
Home language Afrikaans
Other languages English
Driver’s license Yes
Own transport Yes
Criminal transgressions None
Health Excellent
Computer skills Excellent (MS Office)

CONTACT DETAILS

Residential address 35 Diamond Acres
44 Kudu Street
Allen’s Nek
Roodepoort
1737

Cell phone number 074 147 3739

E-mail address madre.roothman@gmail.com

SECONDARY EDUCATION

Last school attended Lichtenburg High School

Highest qualification Grade 12 (2005)

Subjects Afrikaans (HG) English (HG)
Mathematics (HG) Physical Science (HG)
Biology (HG)
Computer Science (SG)

TERTIARY EDUCATION


Degree in B.A Journalism at the University of Pretoria (2009).
Degree in B.A Hons Translating and Professional Writing (2010).

CURRENT JOB POSITION

Name of Organization About Concepts

Duration -January 2011-present

Job Functions Communications Manager:
-Copy Writer (adverts, web copy)
-Editor
-Sales

Contact Ferdi Viljoen (Owner)
072 617 5512

JOB EXPERIENCE AS A STUDENT

During my student years I have gained experienced in a variety of temporary jobs:

Most recent jobs:

1. Name of Organization North West Education Department

Duration -December 2010
-June 2009
-December 2008

Job Functions -Examination Assistant
-Data capturing

Contact Senior Education Specialist (CASS Co- ordinator)
Ms J.D Mweli
076 702 5641

2. Name of Organization Aquaheat

Duration June 2010-November 2010

Job functions -Administration work
-Filing
-Advertising

Contact Barend Weideman (Owner)
072 324 8600

3. Name of Organization Perdeby Campus Newspaper

Description Perdeby is the official student newspaper of the University of Pretoria. The newspaper is tabloid sized. 10 000 copies of Perdeby are printed weekly. 9800 copies are distributed, outside the buildings on the main campus of the University of Pretoria.

Duration September 2007 - December 2009

Job Functions
4.1. Journalist September 2007 - September 2008

-Writing various articles and advertisements
-Conducting interviews and covering various events

4.2. Entertainment Editor
and Journalist September 2008 - December 2009

-Organizing the content of the entertainment section
-Copy editing with the copy editing staff
-Assisting in layouts along with the layout editor
-Writing various articles and advertisements
-Building a contact base for interviews and events
-Assisting the Editor-in-Chief and other editors in making the campus newspaper a success

Contact Editor-in-Chief
Mr Carel Willemse
083 318 9738
Editor
Ms Turicia Vorster
083 650 8761

Other jobs:
5. Name of Organization Nurafin Housing Company

Duration -December 2006
-June 2007

Job Functions -Administration
-Filing
-Data Capturing
-Working with clients

Contact Mr. Leon Bevan (Director)
Office: (018) 381 9900

6. Name of Organization Millie & Mattie

Duration January 2005 - December 2006

Job Functions -Operating front desk and cash register
-Assisting customers
Contact -

7. Name of Organization The Creative Counsel

Duration January 2007 - December 2007

Job Functions -Promoter
-Assisting customers

Contact (011) 803 9101 (Office)

8. Name of Organization Leopard Park Golf Club

Duration December 2007-January 2008

Job Functions -Administration Work
-Filing
-Data capturing
-Assisting members of the Golf Club

Contact (018) 386 3086 (Office)

9. Name of Organization Cynthias Restaurant and
Art Gallery

Duration January 2008 - December 2008

Job Functions -Waitressing & Wine hostess
-Bar tendering

Contact Cynthias (012) 460 3220
Ettiene Cilliers (Co-Owner):
082 976 5139

STUDENT ACHIEVEMENTS

1. A Golden Key (International Honour Society) book reward for
poetry in 2007.

2. Completing a Q-Photo Photographic workshop at the University of Pretoria in 2008.

3. Entertainment Editor for Tuks (University of Pretoria) campus newspaper, Perdeby, in September 2008.



REFERENCES

Name Peta Krost Maunder
Position Journalist and media consultant
mediak
Contact number W: (011) 646 8328
C: 082 886 7448
E-mail peta@mediak.co.za

Name Carel Willemse
Position Editor-in-Chief
Contact number W: 012 366 9800
C: 083 318 9738
E-mail carel.willemse@gmail.com

Name Turicia Vorster
Position Editor
Contact number 083 650 8761
E-mail turicia.vorster@yahoo.com

Name Ms J.D Mweli
Position Senior Education Specialist (CASS Co-ordinator)
Contact number W: 018 299 8272
C: 076 702 5641


I, the undersigned, declare that the information provided above is a true reflection of my years as a student.

I am passionate in whatever I do and set high standards for myself. I love reading, writing, editing and music. I would very much like to do copy editing, should the opportunity arise.

Should my application be successful, I undertake to serve the company zealously and with loyalty.

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M. Roothman DATE
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