Ionuț Gîtan        ionutgitan@gmail.com        New York, NY
                                                                                                                                  +1 347 585 9866                    USA
 

ABOUT

My name is Ionuț Gîtan. I am a twenty-seven-year-old living in New York City. I'm a self-starter, a writer, a businessperson, a marketer, and a creative developer. I have a talent for managing minuscule & momentous tasks at once, connecting creative humans for enterprise, developing creative projects, and helping other humans.

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PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

COORDINATOR FOR HUMANITARIAN RELIEF at MULTIFAITH ALLIANCE FOR SYRIAN REFUGEES (MFA)
SEPTEMBER 2017 - PRESENT         NEW YORK, NY

Managing communications, tracking, and logistics of humanitarian aid delivery from the United States to Syria. Working with Chief Executive Officer and Director of Humanitarian Aid to develop humanitarian aid program. Supporting marketing and creative direction through development, writing, and graphic design. (http://www.multifaithalliance.org/)

Media: MFA Bread Factory Funding Proposal (September 2017),  MFA Website Redesign (September 2017), MFA Editorial Guidelines Handbook (September 2017)

PROGRAM ASSISTANT at MULTIFAITH ALLIANCE FOR SYRIAN REFUGEES (MFA)
JUNE 2017 - AUGUST 2017          NEW YORK,NY

Managing coordination and logistics of humanitarian aid program that delivers relief supplies from the United States to Syria. Working with Chief Operating Officer and Director of Humanitarian Aid to develop program. Promoted to Coordinator for Humanitarian Relief after three months. (http://www.multifaithalliance.org/)

Media: MFA Printed Material for Speaking Event (August 2017), MFA Letterhead & Business Card Redesign (August 2017), MFA Newsletter Welcome Email (August 2017)

PROJECT MANAGER at H.P. FRANCE NY, INC.
JUNE 2014 - JUNE 2016          NEW YORK,NY

Worked in close conjunction with Chief Executive Officer and Vice Presidents for bilateral strategy and development of multinational conglomerate H.P. France Group headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. Responsible for diverse coordination of projects including staff management, development/strategy, marketing, copywriting, supply chain management, operations, and administration. (http://hpgrp.com)

Media: The Shopkeepers Press, HPF Instagram Sample, HPF Newsletter Sample, HPF Product Descriptions Sample

PUBLIC RELATIONS ASSISTANT at PR01.
OCTOBER 2013 - MAY 2014TOKYO, JAPAN

Executive Assistant to Director at one the largest public relation firms in Japan. Executed administrative tasks, business proposals, document translation, interpreting, and communications. Lead contact with foreign press and business clients. Major clients included Banana Republic, Cool Japan Creative Industries Promotion Office, Japan External Trade Organization. (http://pr01.com)
 

ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE at H.P. FRANCE NY, INC.
MAY 2012 - SEPTEMBER 2013          NEW YORK,NY

In charge of North American accounts and supply-chain management. Responsible for lead communications on accounts, financial reportage, and market consulting. Major consulting clients during position include Japan Railways and Lumine Corporation. (http://hpfrance.com/en)

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VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

POLITICAL ACTIVIST at PLANNED PARENTHOOD NEW YORK CITY ACTION FUND
NOVEMBER 2016 - PRESENT          NEW YORK,NY

PROJECT VOLUNTEER at NEW YORK CARES
MAY 2015 - PRESENT

VOLUNTEER INSTRUCTOR at EMERALD ISLE IMMIGRATION CENTER
MAY 2015 - JUNE 2016

Instructor at immigrant services non-profit working with adult immigrants in preparation for the U.S. citizenship exam through mock-interviews, teaching history & civics, and English language skills. (http://eiic.org)

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LANGUAGES

.:. English (Native)
.:. Romanian (Native)
.:. Japanese (Fluent)

SKILLS

.:. Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop
.:. Python
.:. CMS Squarespace, Wix, WordPress
.:. CRM Salesforce
.:. Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Word
 

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EDUCATION                                                                                                 

NEW YORK UNIVERSITY
Graduate School of Arts & Science
Stern Business School
.:. Fall 2017
.:. International Relations &
    International Business                      
                                                                 
UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN                                           
College of Literature, Science & the Arts                               
Residential College                              
.:. Bachelor of Arts 2012                      
.:. Cum Laude                                        
                                                               
UNIVERSITY OF TOKYO                                                  
.:. Attended 2010-2011                          
.:. Exchange Programme                          
                                                               
WASEDA UNIVERSITY                      

.:. Attended 2010                                   
.:. Summer Language Programme
                              
COUNTRIES VISITED

.:. Austria
.:. Belgium
.:. Cambodia
.:. Canada
.:. Czech Republic
.:. Denmark
.:. England
.:. Finland
.:. France
.:. Germany
.:. Greece
.:. Holland
.:. Hungary
.:. Iceland
.:. Ireland
.:. Japan
.:. Norway
.:. Phillipines
.:. Puerto Rico
.:. Romania
.:. Scotland
.:. South Korea
.:. Sweden
.:. Thailand

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