Caitlin Ahern

Basic

Angestellt, Communications Officer, BBMRI-ERIC

Graz, Austria

Skills

Native English Speaker
German-to-English translation
Websites
Training
Proofreading
Social Media
Writing
Journalism
Publishing
Teaching
Language teaching
Client Relationship Building
Communications
Public speaking
Analysis
Research
organizational skills
flexibility
International experience
Austria
European Union
Basic knowledge of EU law
gender mainstreaming
Lektorat
Webseiten
Übersetzungen
Werbekampagnen
Soziale Medien
Journalismus
Redaktion
Trainings
Verkauf
Kundenbeziehungen
Analyse
Forschung
Organisationsfähigkeiten
Flexibilität
Internationale Erfahrung
Gender Mainstreaming
Projektmanagement
CMS-Systeme
SilverStripe
TOEFL

Timeline

Professional experience for Caitlin Ahern

  • Current 3 years and 10 months, since Apr 2019

    Communications Officer

    BBMRI-ERIC

  • Current 7 years and 11 months, since Mar 2015

    Lecturer, Treffpunkt Sprachen

    Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz

    Teach intermediate and professional English to university students from all disciplines.

  • Current 13 years and 3 months, since Nov 2009

    English Editor, Translator and Trainer

    Self-Employed

    Translate and edit texts and websites for companies, universities, non-profit organizations and individuals. Lead English trainings at various companies in and around Graz.

  • 6 years and 4 months, Dec 2012 - Mar 2019

    Head of English Communications

    KiGaPortal, HOHE Medien

    Translation and editing of English website, lesson materials and backend; customer service for English-speaking subscribers; social media

  • 6 years, Jan 2012 - Dec 2017

    English Trainer

    Österreichische Urania für Steiermark

    Taught adult education language courses in English, from beginners to advanced

  • 2 years and 8 months, Nov 2010 - Jun 2013

    English Trainer

    yourTARGET BUSINESS

  • 3 years and 3 months, Jan 2010 - Mar 2013

    English Trainer

    Die Berater

    Train apprentices of the ÖBB to use English on the job

  • 4 months, Mar 2012 - Jun 2012

    Head of Development and Client Relations

    Native Speakers, int.

    Conceptualized and sold customized language courses and translations to wide range of companies and individuals, including a new module course system I developed. Managed projects concerning large-scale translations as well as language trips abroad. Recruited and managed staff and performed daily office functions.

  • 2 years and 8 months, Nov 2009 - Jun 2012

    English Trainer, Translator and Editor

    Native Speakers, int.

    Taught English to companies in Styria, including Mosdorfer GmbH, Altesse and Sattler AG. Created custom-made handbooks and record original audio CDs for course participants. Translated documents from German to English for clients. Edited texts in English.

  • 3 months, Jun 2011 - Aug 2011

    Intern

    U.S. Department of State

    Office of Central European Affairs

  • 2 years and 7 months, Jul 2008 - 2011

    Translator (Deutsch-English)

    STENUM GmbH
  • 1 year and 8 months, Oct 2007 - May 2009

    Fremdsprachenassistentin

    Landesschulrat für Steiermark

  • 4 months, Jun 2007 - Sep 2007

    Editorial Intern

    Ridgefield Magazine

  • 11 months, Jul 2006 - May 2007

    Co-Editor-in-Chief

    Barnard Bulletin

  • 3 months, Jun 2005 - Aug 2005

    Editorial Intern

    United Media

  • 3 months, Jun 2004 - Aug 2004

    Intern

    The Lyric Chamber Music Society of New York

Educational background for Caitlin Ahern

  • 2 years and 7 months, Oct 2009 - Apr 2012

    International Relations

    Donau Universität Krems

    Graduated with distinction (mit Auszeichnung bestanden). Master Thesis (Masterarbeit) - "Legislating Equality: EU Anti-Discrimination Policy and its Effects on Women in Austria"

  • 7 months, Mar 2006 - Sep 2006

    Politik Wissenschaft

    Universität Wien

    exchange semester

  • 3 years and 9 months, Sep 2003 - May 2007

    Political Science, German

    Barnard College, Columbia University

    Senior Thesis: “Ausländer raus! The Change in Austrian Media’s Portrayal of Immigration” Graduated magna cum laude, senior marshal

Languages

  • English

    First language

  • German

    Fluent

  • Spanish

    Basic

Wants

English communications
International relations
Editing
Analysis
PR
Translation
Marketing
Websites
International organizations
Politics
International Human Resources
U.S. Embassy
Think tanks
EU projects; Englisch
Kommunikation
Marketing
Analyse
PR
Übersetzung
Korrekturlesen
Web
internationale Organisationen
Politik
internationale Beziehungen
US Botschaft
Think Tanks
EU Projekte
Lektorat

Interests

International Relations
politics
international organizations
immigration
integration
gender equality
EU law
public diplomacy
U.S. government
education
exchange programs
sustainable development
Austria
German
music

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