Roughly nine years’ management experience in the Netherlands and Switzerland. Held positions during 13 years for Prime Computer’s European operations and was involved in the start-up of several national offices in the high-growth years of this US manufacturer of computer systems. As Information Resources Manager, Special Projects Manager, National Support Manager and Training Manager, carried out a wide range of duties requiring both business skills and technical expertise. Projects included establishing and managing Prime Computer’s Customer Training Departments in the Netherlands and Belgium, developing training programmes for field service and technical support staff in Switzerland, and managing a team that defined, planned and implemented a local area network at Prime’s Swiss headquarters in Zurich.
Prime Computer, Netherlands and Switzerland 1978 - 1991
I am looking for part-time work in the Cheltenham (UK) area, where I can use my experience and skills to the highest possible degree.
Over 50 years’ working experience in corporate writing, editing and translating, computer programming, systems analysis, actuarial science, and management, in Europe and North America.
Apart from English (native language), fluent in Dutch. Knowledge of French, German and Spanish.