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Jeppe Bech, Skægkær Banevej 79, DK-8600 Silkeborg Jeppe Bech Phone: (+45)7928 11 24 21 | e-mail: | web: Skægkær Banevej DK-8600 Silkeborg Phone: (+45) 28 11 24 21 e-mail: Twitter: @Redda_Joppe Summary: With a Master’s Degree in International Business Communication as my academic foundation and intellectual curiosity and enterprise and determination as my personal foundation, I am ready to conquer the labor market. Or at least to find a job where I can be challenged in one or more of the areas I’m passionate about including copywriting, strategic communication, market communication and sponsorship.

Experience: Jobs and internships: 2013 – 2013 Internship at Aarhus University Herning Conducting interviews, writing case stories and producing a pamflet. 2010 – 2012 Freelance article writer for Kommunikationsforum Writing articles on sponsorship for a website. 2011 – 2011 Internship at Mellemgaard Publishing Graphic design of brochures and bookcovers as well as book layout. 2008 – 2008 Internship at Fynsk Erhverv Responsible for developing the general communication strategy, research and media monotoring at my own initiative, working with setting up and maintaining website and copywriting within different genres including press releases, opinion pieces, adverts and web. 2007 – 2008 Telemarketer at UGPlus Selling newspaper subscriptions and supplementary product over the phone. 2003 – 2004 Intern at the agency Profil Vikar Mostly warehouse work. 2003 – 2004 Newspaper deliverer at Dansk Avis Distribution Delivering newspapers and other publications. 2002 – 2002 Student assistant at the book depot at Århus Statsgymnasium Recieving, delivering, registering and indexing books.

Volunteering and memberships: 2011 – 2014 Voluntary Communication and Press worker at Dansk Skoleskak Press contact, research, et al. 2006 – 2014 Voluntary translator at AC Børnehjælpen Spanish to Danish translation of reports about sponsored children in third world countries to their sponsor parents in Denmark. 2003 – 2014 Member of Foreningen Nordens Ungdom Interest in Nordic cultural and linguistic affinity - good understanding of Norwegian and Swedish. 2007 – 2008 Member of the sports club DSIO Volleyball. 2007 – 2007 Student Representative in Studenterpanelet, Aarhus School of Business, Aarhus University Discussion and clarification of issues involving students and administration. 2006 - 2007 Student Representative in Bachelorstudienævnet for Sprog og Erhvervskommunikation, Aarhus School of Business, Aarhus University Discussing, developing and organizing the education programs. 2006 – 2007 Board member and active in ASB Studenterforum Responsible for layout and participating in planning and executing PR and communication campaigns et al. 2005 – 2007 Member of the sports club ASB Sport Volleyball. CV for Jeppe Bech

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Jeppe Bech, Skægkær Banevej 79, DK-8600 Silkeborg Phone: (+45) 28 11 24 21 | e-mail: | web:

Education: Schooling and higher education: 2010 Master of Arts in International Business Communication

University of Southern Denmark Communication planning, copywriting, organisational understanding, market communication, crisis communication et al.

2007 Business Laguage Bachelor in Spanish and European Studies Aarhus School of Business, Aarhus University Business understanding, CSR, philosophy of science, marketing, language, politics, society et al. 2006 Exchange Student in Spain Language, organisazion, corporate management, marketing

Universidad de Alicante

2003 Upper Secondary School Leaving Examination Århus Statsgymnasium 2000 Primary School Extended Final Examination (10. grade)

1999 Primary School Final Examination (9. grade)

Tjele Efterskole Elise Smiths Skole

Courses and projects: 2013 Event Management course

EA Dania

2013 Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 course FutureCompany 2013 Online Marketing og Communication course

IBC Kurser

2012 Adobe InDesign CS6 course

Kommunikation & Sprog

2010 Video and Flash course OOOJA 2010 Desktop Publishing course (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and CMS) OOOJA 2010 Master’s Thesis on Sponsor Strategy for Sponsorship Seekers

2008 Interview based assignment about cultures in organizations

University of Southern Denmark University of Southern Denmark

2008 Course on basic salesmanship

UGPlus 2007 Bachelor’s Thesis on CSR, culture and communication Aarhus School of Business, Aarhus University 2006 Written assignment on culture and market conditions in Eastern Europe Aarhus School of Business, Aarhus University 2005 Project assignment on business understanding Aarhus School of Business, Aarhus University 2004 Microsoft PowerPoint course Aarhus School of Business, Aarhus University

Professional skills and qualifications: Language and communication Since childhood, I’ve been passionate about language and its subleties and curiosities, and as Master of Arts in International Business Communication, I am a skilled copywriter who can find the right angle for the target audience. Complemented with experience from internships, student jobs and volunteering, it adds up to the following skills: Copywriting • Academic knowledge of and experience with various text genres including press releases, opinion pieces and web • Text targeting and applying various media and text genres • Editing and rewriting existing texts Communication planning • Designing general communication strategy and following through with specific communicative measures • Managing media monotoring and presenting ideas and strategies on how to respond to relevant current news stories Language • Excellent proofreader with a sharp eye for errors who produces flawless and well written texts • Proficient English speaker and copywriter trained in reading and understanding academic litterature in English • Trained in Spanish: business communication, translation, conversation - theory and practice • Very good understanding of Norwegian and Swedish and a personal interest in the Nordic language community • Some proficiency in German Marketing and market communication • Creating marketing material including brochures, adverts and sales letters • Selecting and planning marketing strategies • Defining sponsorship strategies for sponsors and sponsorship rights holders • Analyzing the needs and wants of the customer in order to organize sales and marketing campaigns CV for Jeppe Bech

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Jeppe Bech, Skægkær Banevej 79, DK-8600 Silkeborg Phone: (+45) 28 11 24 21 | e-mail: | web: Computer skills I use my laptop for several hours every day, and using the Internet for research, communication et al. is completely natural to me. As well as using software I am familiar with, I like to learn to use new programs, professionally as well as in private. Consequently, I have completed several computer courses to enhance my skils in Desktop Publishing and Website Editing. Advanced user • Internet, Word, PowerPoint, Excel Basic skills • InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, CMS, HTML, CSS, Flash, Dreamweaver, Premiere, After Effects, OpenOffice

Understanding businesses, organisazions and cultural issues During both my Bacherlor and Master programs I have gained extensive and useful insights about culture, economy and society and their implications for businesses and organizations, providing me with sound professional knowledge of: Businesses and organizations • Analyzing and developing organizations structurally and culturally • Insight into coporate matters - business economy, law, society • Assesing possibilities and threats in potential export markets Cultural analysis • Understanding cultural factors and their implications towards communication and cooperation • Analyzing and adjusting European and international contexts

Projects Working with projects and working in groups have been a substantial part of my studies, in the same way it’s an important element in most jobs. Both during my internships and my volunteer work I have acted as the driving force behind projects such as communication campaigns and website building. In particular, I excel at: • • • •

Researching, organizing and implementing projects Specifying, analyzing and solving problems professionally and scientifically Submitting and discussing proposals while actively engaging in cooperation with others Getting involved, taking responsibility and seeking influence

Personal qualities I believe the personality is an important part of any employee’s professional qualifications. I’m convinced that my closest personal acquaintances would describe my personal qualities and attitude both privately and professionally as: • Independent and enterprising • Inquisitive and eager to learn • Humorous • Committed and motivated • Determined, result oriented and persistent • Analytical, focused, and organized • Responsible, positive and ambitious

Other relevant information: Born December 3rd 1982 in Aarhus. Living with my wife Monica who is a social worker and our two children. My hobbies include cycling, running, beer tasting, reading, gaming and genealogy. Additionally, I enjoy relaxing, spending time with friends and family, watching tv and dreaming about travelling and seeing more of the world.

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