I am a writer with a strong pasion for teaching,creating value and impacting lives.

Skills & Abilities

certificates

Teaching Knowledge Test awarded by the British Council and the University of Cambridge (Modules 1 and 3- Band 3 = equivalent of 75% score; Module 2 - Band 2 = equivalent of 50%).

IELTS General Overall Band Score of 7.0(Listening = 7.5; Reading = 6.5; Writing = 7.5; Speaking = 7.0)

skills

  • Top-rate reading/analytical ability.
  • Strong speaking/presentation skill (very fluent English speaker and writer).
  • Good writing/editing ability and above-average calculative skill.
  • Excellent people skill and attention to detail.

awards

  • 3rd place writing award in an essay contest organized by the Prudential Auditors Consultants (PAC), Enugu involving a paper tagged ‘’The Accountant in contemporary Nigeria’’ (in 1997).
Last Resume Update January 19, 2019
Address Lagos, Nigeria
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Experience


Writer
Feb 2015 - Current
WRITER AND CARE-GIVER | FREELANCE | FEB 2015 - PRESENT
• Freelance Writer and care-giver of aged parents. In this vein, I expect to publish some of my books in 2019

Strategist
Oct 2012 - Jan 2015
STRATEGIST | CONTRACT | OCT 2012 – JAN 2015
• Working for a number of Public Relations (PR), Print and Advertising firms like Blue flower PR, LTC-JWT Advertising and Business Day Newspapers where I crafted press releases (PR) as well as an article cum some reports, and developed the Big Idea for some of the advertising firm’s marketing campaigns.
Union Bank Plc.
Mobile Banking Manager
Aug 2005 - Mar 2012
OPERATIONS STAFF/MOBILE BANKING MANAGER | UNION BANK PLC | AUG 2005 – MAR 2012
• worked in Branch engagements (Cash operations and Settlement/Cheque instrument accounts, International Banking (SWIFT software operations) and eBusiness. In these areas, I functioned mainly as a solution provider and trainer of staff and customers alike regarding the suitable deployment of their Mobile Banking/Debit card platforms. I also wrote a number of notifications that were adopted bank-wide, concerning innovative electronic products that were launched at that time.
Akintola Williams Deloitte & Touche
Audit Trainee
Feb 2002 - Dec 2002
AUDIT TRAINEE | NATIONAL YOUTH SERVICE CORPS (NYSC) | FEB 2002 – DEC 2002
• Provided support services like Book-keeping and Audit functions, thus boosting the Quality Control status of some of the company’s clients like the University of Nigeria.

Education

Cambridge University
Teaching Knowledge Test Certificates
Aug 2018 - Nov 2018
TEACHING KNOWLEDGE TEST (TKT) | AUG- NOV 2018 | BRITISH COUNCIL & CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY
• Modules 1-3(Band 3 achieved in each module)
Premier TEFL,Ireland
TEFL-120 hour and 30 hour certificates
Aug 2018 - Dec 2018
TEFL CERTIFIED | NOV 2018 | PREMIER TEFL

Premier TEFL 120-Hour course and 30-Hour course offerings (both completed with Distinction grades).

Accreditation body: ACDL and TQUK
School of Media & Communication
MSc. in Media & Communication
Aug 2010 - May 2012
MSc. IN MEDIA AND COMMUNICATION | SEP 2012 | VICTORIA ISLAND

• Specialty in Marketing Communication
• Grade 2.1 achieved.
Lagos Business School
MBA
Jun 2003 - Mar 2005
MBA IN GENERAL MANAGEMENT| MAR 2005 | LAGOS BUSINESS SCHOOL
• Merit achieved.
University of Nigeria
BSc. in Accountancy
Jan 1996 - Feb 2001
BSC IN ACCOUNTANCY| FEB 2001 | UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA
• Second Class Honours.

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