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Leon C.

Average rate
$35/hour
  • Joined July 2016

I have provided project management support in the public and private sectors for over 20 years. I enjoy working with companies of any size.

  • New York, NY, United States
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Leon C.
New York, NY, United States

Worked with

Services

Categories

Marketing Public Relations Development Strategy

Experience

Summary

Over the years, I have had the opportunity to work for public and private law firms, a university, two online tech companies, L'oreal as well as start a couple of my own companies. My expertise is primarily in marketing and business development.

Work history

Marketing Coordinator - Contracted
Worked with the Global Marketing DMI developing and implementing marketing and advertising campaigns; tracking sales data; maintaining promotional materials inventory; contributed to brand and product strategy; maintaining databases; preparing reports.
Vendor Contract Administrator
Served as the front line contact and liaison for vendors and business partners in regards to standard contracts, forms and documentation. Partnered with Merchandising, Legal, Finance and Compliance to manage contracts negotiations and counter-executions.
Catalog Content Specialist - Contracted
Partnered with Buying team and Vendors acquiring product information and formatting raw data according to guidelines as well as cleaned up data through variance comparison of SKUs. Maintained working spreadsheets and cross-referenced info for accuracy.

Education

Accreditations

City University of New York - City College
BA - Public Policy
Antioch University New England
MBA
New York University
Sustainable Real Estate Development

Skills

Skills

brand strategy content marketing conversion rate optimization editing

Tools

Bitly Canva Constant Contact Facebook Advertising Hootsuite Google Analytics LinkedIn Powerpoint Zendesk

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours and evenings

Commitment

  • Can work 30hrs per week
  • Can commit to 6 months to 1 year

Interests

Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Construction & Infrastructure Ecommerce PR & Communications Real Estate & Property

What I read

NY Times, Wall St. Journal, Huffington Post, Fast Company, Business Insider.

Side projects

Harlem Magazine (closed), Fisk1866.com (rebranding), SinceJune.com (development)

Ideal team

The best teams are diverse, take and offer constructive critiques quickly, fairly and often. I prefer small teams (or micro teams) that do not exceed 10-15 people; however, I have worked comfortable on teams of up to 50 people.