Candidate's Resume

 

Overview

I started ny working career doing part time and temporary jobs in 2003 during my gap year before tertiary studies. I worked as an Assistant Manager for a Merchandising Company and as a Junior Bookkeeper for a Personal Loan Company in Zimbabwe. In 2004, i enrolled for a BCom Degree in Economics and Finance which i completed in 2007. I went on to do a BCom Honours specialising in Finance which i completed in 2008. After my tertiary studies i worked as a Project Coordinator for a Management Consulting Firm in South Africa. That was from February 2008 to end of Septemeber 2009. In October 2009 i started working as a Financial Adviser at Sanlam u until end of august 2011.

My objective is to grow in my industry of profession however i am willing to pursue other growth opportunities should they arise. I am very resiliient, patient and i have a pssion to excel on all my duties. These qualities will definitely play a vital role in helping me acghieve my career goals.

Achievements

Awarded for good academic performance by Golden Key International Society in 2005 and 2006

Selected to attend the Women's Leadership Conference in 2006 and 2007

Trained 4 new staff members and successfully completed 4 projects at The Conference Company 2008-2009

Won Sanlam Connect Junior Champion for the months of January, February and March 2010

 

Career History

Feb 2008 - Sep 2010

Location:South Africa
Industry:Hospitality, Travel & Tourism
Company size:11-50 employees
    
Job Title:Project Coordinator
Job Type:Full-Time
Position Department:Admin/Office Support
Closest Job Role:Administrator
Summary:Project Coordination
Detailed Description:Data Entry, invoicing, debt collecting, Budgeting, sourcing and negotiating rates with suppliers, drafting and management of contracts, promoting upcoming events, training of new staff, delegate travel and accommodation bookings, database set up and management, registration form setup, site visits, see to the set up of event website & Customer service/liaison

Oct 2009 - Aug 2010

Company name:Sanlam
Location:Durban, South Africa
Industry:Banking & Financial Services
Company size:More than 10000 employees
Company web site:http://www.sanlam.co.za
    
Job Title:Financial Advisor
Job Type:Full-Time
Position Department:Sales
Closest Job Role:Other Sales
Summary:Financial Planning
Detailed Description:Investment analysis,
Financial needs analysis, financial advice, Product recommendations
Marketing Sanlam Products,
prospecting, sales, cross selling, policy administration, planning and coordinating promotional events, sourcing worksites, drafting of wills, Relationship building and maintenance & attending to client queries

Education & Training

Jan 2007 - Feb 2008

Institution:University of KwaZulu Natal
Institution Type:University
Location:Durban, South Africa
Course Name:BCom Honours
Study Units/Modules:
  • Corporate Financial Policies
  • Investment Management
  • Portfolio Management
  • Research Project
  • Quantitative Methods in Finance
  • International Business Finance

Jan 2004 - Dec 2006

Institution:University of KwaZulu Natal
Institution Type:University
Location:Durban, South Africa
Course Name:BCom Economics and Finance
Study Units/Modules:
  • Economics 1A, 1B, 2A, 2B
  • Finance 2A, 2B, 3A, 3B
  • Commercial Law 1A, 1B
  • Information Systems Technology 1A, 1B
  • Management 2A, 2B
  • Quantitative Management 1A, 1B
  • Accounting 1A, 1B, 2
  • Public Economics
  • Macroeconomic Policies in SA
  • International Economics
  • Econometrcs

Jan 1997 - Dec 2002

Institution:Dadaya High School
Institution Type:High School
Location:Zvishavane, Zimbabwe
Course Name:A Level and O Level
Study Units/Modules:
  • English Language
  • English Literature
  • Mathematics
  • Biology
  • Integrated Science
  • Shona
  • Geography
  • Management of Business
  • Accounting
  • Bible Knowledge

Skills

Business Skills

  • Analytical (Advanced - 1.5-2 years experience)
  • Communication (Advanced - 2-3 years experience)
  • Coordinating (Advanced - 3-4 years experience)
  • Numerical (Advanced - 4-5 years experience)

Licenses & Certifications

Drivers License

Reference:51222 GM
Issuer:Zimbabwe Licensing Authority
Valid From:7th February 2005
Valid To:31st December 2021

Visa Information

South Africa

Visa Type:Permanent Resident Visa
Valid From:10th October 2007
Valid To:31st December 2026

Personal Information

Job Seeking Status:Seriously Looking
I am on a notice period (days):  0
I am available from:1st November 2011
Would you relocate for a job?Yes
Date of Birth:17th April 1984
Gender:Female
Marital Status:Single
Do I have a drivers license?Yes

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