Professional profile summaries

Professional profile summaries

Read two professional profile summaries to practise and improve your reading skills.

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I am an architect with 20 years' experience of designing and developing spaces. I am a partner in the award-winning STG Architects Ltd, which is famous for its work on the Galroy Building in London. I enjoy working with people from all over the world and have international experience of working in Italy, Greece, Thailand, Australia and Brazil. I have a Master of Science from Sheffield University and a BA in Architecture from Hull University. I also speak Italian and Thai. When I am not working, I spend my time hiking, skiing and diving.


I am an experienced sales manager with 12 years' experience of developing customer service teams. I am skilled in negotiation, team motivation and building successful sales teams. After ten years of working in sales and customer service at Halo Bank, I am now the sales office manager of a team of 120 at Southern General Plastics Ltd. I have an MBA from Stanford University and a degree in Business Studies from Cornell University. I am creative and hardworking, and enjoy working with others.

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Submitted by shahhoseini on Sat, 25/01/2020 - 14:25

I am a lecturer at a private university with 25 academic years of experience. I supervise some students in an MS degree. The teaching and researching are extremely attractive to me because these activities are creatively and motivating.
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Submitted by Magedelabd on Thu, 26/12/2019 - 14:02

I work as automotive service manager . I work in the automotive after sales department since 2003 . I started as a maintenance technician then diagnostic technician , technical trainer , workshop foreman then at the end service manager since 2010. my qualifications is a 5 years mechanical engineering bachelor degree and one year certified manager degree from Mercedes Benz academy. my skills are , marketing , technical , communication . team management ,negotiation .

Submitted by Maksmatt on Thu, 17/10/2019 - 16:05

I'm a musician, but I work at differents school as a teacher. My subjects are music, science and Norwegian as a second language. I have a master in music and undergraduate studies in Norwegian. Also I have 25 experience in teaching children and adults.

Submitted by Abdulmoati on Sat, 28/09/2019 - 20:19

I’m a Surveyor Engineer I had 7 years experience for site work , I worked at many Companies,Institutions and two years in a municipality. I’m master at Instruments Surveying. I’m resident at KSA. I love working with others, hardworking and creative.

Submitted by Fudhol on Tue, 10/09/2019 - 04:30

I am a government tax officer in Directorate General of Taxation (DGT) in Indonesian Ministry of finance, the institution which collecting tax from the taxpayer. I have been working here for almost 6 years and my job desk specialization is processing Disbursement of Return Claim from the taxpayer who overpaid taxes and wants it to be returned.

Submitted by sunna chowdhury on Sat, 07/09/2019 - 14:36

I am a Economic Policy Maker I mean Economist . I worked for Government Of Bangladesh since 2000. Actually my work is before budget making plan for probable expenditures on education sector.
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Submitted by drphungmanhtien on Tue, 03/09/2019 - 04:51

Hi every one. After reading these two professional profile summaries, I have found that, MAria is most suitable for my company. I am 20 years experienced in civil engineering, special in transportation fields like bridges and road. I am qualified at the Zilina University in Zilina, Slovak republic. I love Slovak nation, people and nature so much.

Submitted by Eman Alahmad on Mon, 05/08/2019 - 08:06

I'm a teacher with four years experience, I worked at Aleppo university as a lecturer, now I'm teaching biology at intermediate school. I have diploma certificate, and done courses for teaching techniques. I'm hard working teacher, and have a good relationship with my students. In my free time I go to gym, do knitting and crochet, and reading.