Siddharth Patkar

is looking for freelance projects. ūüĒé

Angestellt, Project Manager, Hochschule Magdeburg-Stendal

Berlin, Germany

About me

I am a dynamic professional with a passion for orchestrating impactful communication campaigns and executing innovative marketing strategies. With over 15 years of experience in Marketing Communications, Business Development, and Project Management, I have honed my skills in storytelling, change management, and corporate communication. My expertise spans across various sectors, including FMCG, BFSI, IT, Education, and Automobiles, where I have successfully led campaigns that drive engagement and deliver results. I excel in developing creative content and executing campaigns that resonate with diverse audiences, always staying ahead of the curve by adopting new technologies and strategies. I am a team player, a strategic thinker, and a constant learner, always seeking new challenges to apply my skills and expertise. If you're looking for a seasoned professional with a proven track record of success, I would love to connect!

Skills

Versicherung
HubSpot
CSR
Kundenbindung
√Ėffentlichkeitsarbeit
Event-Organisation
Kritisches Denken
Betriebsorganisation
Kampagne
Marketingstrategie
Cisco Catalyst
Organisation von Meetings
Kommunikation
Projektmanagement
Vorstandsassistenz
Privatsekretariat
Redaktion
Project Management Office
Medizinprodukt
Interne Kommunikation
F√ľhrung
Marketing-Kommunikation
Corporate Affairs
Betriebswirtschaft
Networking
Genauigkeit
Marktanteil
Beratung
Jira
Clients
Präsentation
Mitarbeiter
Engagement
Projekte
Korrekturlesen
Billing
Verkauf
Marke
CRM-Software
AirTable
advising
new drug
orchestrating
stakeholders
workflows
Koordination
Client
Innovation
Begeisterungsfähigkeit
Projektplanung
Kreativität
Budget
New Business Development
Externe Kommunikation
Kontof√ľhrung
Social Media Marketing
Geschäftsmöglichkeit
Eiscreme
Partnerschaft
Marketing
Key Account Management
Business Development
Management
MS Office
English Language
Customer Relationship Management
Marketing management
B2B
Social Media
Content
Communication
Inside Sales
Change Management
Intranet
Internal Communications
Key Account
Account Management
FMCG
Consulting
Project Management
International experience
Intercultural competence
Strategic mindset
ability to work under pressure
Fast learner
Organizational skills
Discretion
Communication skills

Timeline

Professional experience for Siddharth Patkar

  • Current 9 months, since Oct 2023

    Project Manager

    Hochschule Magdeburg-Stendal

    I am responsible for Marketing and Student Acquisition for the Entrepreneurship and Innovation master’s program (MEsIM), introduced by the university. My responsibilities include identifying and engaging with student communities, creating engaging content for various platforms, and organizing online events with industry experts. Additionally, I manage a team of student workers to support marketing efforts and I am also responsible for collaboration with international universities for the program.

  • 1 year and 5 months, Nov 2022 - Mar 2024

    Partnerships Manager

    BitBurst GmbH

    My responsibilities were focused on leads research, engaging with publishers, and enhancing their engagement as well as driving the growth of the business. This involved researching and executing outreach campaigns to acquire new publishers. I coordinated the integration of BitLabs Offerwall on the publishers’ mobile apps and websites, collaborating with the technical team for seamless integration. I also developed content for monthly newsletters and worked on the new BitLabs website.

  • 6 years and 2 months, Jun 2016 - Jul 2022

    Assistant Vice President, Marketing

    HDFC Ergo General Insurance

    I led internal communications and worked closely with several functions within the Company to supporting them in executing communications campaigns. This involves providing strategic inputs on content for emailers, intranet, social media, event management and creating exciting video content for the internal audience.

  • 11 months, Sep 2015 - Jul 2016

    Account Manager, Client Servicing

    MSLGroup Germany GmbH

    I was responsible for managing clients and driving the teams performance. I worked with leading FMCG brands like Godrej Tyson Foods, London Dairy Ice Creams, and Parachute Hair care products from Marico to name a few. Additionally, I have also been involved in strategic business development projects for Star Sports, Levis Jeans, Cinthol Deodorants and Set Wet Deodorants. I have also worked with cross-functional teams to develop content for press releases and media pitches for clients like Sony PIX.

  • 7 months, Mar 2015 - Sep 2015

    Account Manager, Client Servicing

    Weber Shandwick

    I was assigned a team to manage client servicing and drive performance of the responsibilities assigned. Leading the team, I worked with one of the global leaders brands like Ambi Pur, Ariel by Proctor & Gamble (P&G)I and Johnsons & Johnson Medical Devices. I was responsible for business development. Some projects worked on were Janssen India (a division of Johnson & Johnson) for the launch of a new drug ‚Äď Invokana for Diabetic patients and the launch of their new range of Fusion razors by Gillette.

  • 4 years and 2 months, Jan 2011 - Feb 2015

    Senior Consultant, Corporate Affairs

    Mondelez International

    I was responsible for building media relations and executing the public relations strategy for the products and corporate brand. Additionally, I skillfully managed the team's expenditures and budgets, maximizing resources to drive results. I also supervised Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) projects. I was also appointed to train the team across Asia-Pacific to report and record media queries, responses, and coverage on Vocus, an independent media tracking system for Mondelez globally.

  • 10 months, Mar 2010 - Dec 2010

    Account Manager

    CMCG India Pvt. Ltd.

    I led the team to execute successful PR campaigns for clients across sectors like IT, real estate, and Pharma. My role involved building and enhancing clients' image in the media through strategic PR initiatives. I drove the team to deliver impactful results and achieve campaign objectives. Additionally, I was responsible for Business Development, as well as negotiating and securing advertisement space in regional media, thereby contributing to the agency’s annual revenue growth.

  • 7 months, Nov 2007 - May 2008

    Senior Account Executive

    Vaishnavi Corporate Communications Pvt. Ltd.

    I coordinated PR activities and pitched stories for my clients to for clients to build a positive brand image and reputation among the stakeholders through media. I successfully managed media interactions and organized press conferences and tracked media coverage and analysis of clients and their competitors reported in the media. I also supported other teams and volunteered for new projects and worked on media statements and responses to be shared with the media in crisis.

  • 2 years and 5 months, Jun 2005 - Oct 2007

    Area Sales Executive

    Garware Polyesters Pvt. Ltd.

    I drove sales for automotive car kits of sun control films in 62 showrooms across Mumbai. I successfully managed to convert 11 showrooms across Mumbai for an exclusive supply of premium car kits directly through authorized distributors. I also trained the sales team in the western zone of India, organized training programs for applicators of sun control films, and assisted the management in developing pitch presentations for associations with automobile manufacturers.

Educational background for Siddharth Patkar

  • 1 year and 11 months, Oct 2021 - Aug 2023

    International Business Administration

    IUBH Internationale Hochschule

  • 1 year and 11 months, Jun 2008 - Apr 2010

    Marketing

    ICFAI University, Dehradun

  • 3 years and 3 months, Aug 2002 - Oct 2005

    Business Administration

    University of Mumbai

Languages

  • English

    First language

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