Petra Zlatevska

  • Joined August 2015

An Australian lawyer turned media specialist, sought after speaker and writer, I thrive on new challenges + interesting global clients.

  • Berlin, Germany
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Petra Zlatevska
Berlin, Germany

Availability

Seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours only

Commitment

  • Can work 15hrs per week
  • Can commit to 6 months to 1 year

Services

Categories

Copywriting Content Social Media Public Relations Strategy

Experience

Summary

Hi! Storytelling is in my DNA. Whilst I am a classically trained lawyer, since relocating to Berlin in 2009 + being awarded a Young Creative prize in 2010 by Germany's media powerhouse Burda Media, I work across public speaking, writing, media, teaching.

Work history

Led workshop and prepared creative copy for client
this involved researching global trends in modern co-working and office design, presenting material , leading in-depth q+ a
Editorial Adviser book "A smart guide to Utopia " (commissioned by smart car)
Editorial adviser ensuring publication of book was finished on time and on budget.
Huawei Corporation
Event Moderation /MC at Hannover Messe and other events in Prague + Berlin
As event presenter, this required researching trends in tech, online gaming, e-learning, introducing speakers, leading q +a with audience, closing events.
Potsdam University
Guest Lecturer, Law Faculty
Preparing and writing content of lectures for law students on introduction to law, international law, preparing exciting case studies + role plays

Education

Accreditations

University of Sydney (1999-2004)
Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts
University of Geneva (2001- 2002)
Research scholar for Bachelor of Arts
University of NSW (2009 - 2012)
Master of Laws (International Public Law)
Berlitz, Berlin (2009- 2010)
C1 German language exams

Skills

Languages

Spanish

Full professional proficiency

German

Full professional proficiency

Macedonian

Native or bilingual proficiency

French

Native or bilingual proficiency

English

Native or bilingual proficiency

Skills

writing editing Research speech writing translation digital media legal blogging french german

Tools

Facebook Word Medium

Interests

Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Entertainment Government Kids & Parenting Media PR & Communications Philanthropy Professional Services Social Enterprise Tech

What I read

The Economist, Monocle, NYT, Vanity Fair, Le Monde, Süddeutsche Zeitung

Side projects

board member and founding member of mental health charity in Australia: "Nathan's Bequest" together with Chris Joannou former bassist of legendary band silverchair.

Ideal team

international, mix of women-men all ages, open /flat no hierarchy, left to work autonomously with regular "check ins" from proj manager