Business Service Candidates

Last updated 18th September                                                                                       
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Kingston upon Thames
  • ACCA part-qualified (9/14 papers completed)
  • MSc International Banking & Investment, Leeds Beckett University
  • BA (Hons) 2.1 Accounting & Finance, Leeds Beckett University
  • BA Business Administration, Aden University, Yemen
  • 5 years’ accountancy experience in Yemen
  • Awarded University’s Chancellor’s scholarship for high-achieving students


Available for accountancy role/internship in range of sectors
Business Administration, Marketing & Finance

MBA & Business Administration Degree (part-UK, part-Afghanistan)

UK voluntary experience 18 months in SME business and charity

Afghan experience 2 years in SME in Marketing and Administration

Keen interest in Administration, Marketing and Finance for career going forward


Remote Returner Placement started May 2020 during virus lockdown (6 months): Administration position in Marketing team
Business Development: Sales and Marketing


  • 25 years’ experience of Corporate Sales and Marketing Management, in Technical and Hospitality sectors in middle east
  • Delivered a $6m hospitality contract in Syria with UN as Corporate Sales Manager for international hotel
  • Expertise in products and services development, budgeting, data analysis, people development
  • Strong problem solver with particular interest in corporate responsibility and international development



Available for project management, sales analysis, sales and marketing positions
Cyber Security

15 years’ experience in Engineering Operations and Management, in military.

Degree in Computer Engineering from Turkey

Studying for Cyber Security CEH Graduate Certificate

Advanced problem-solving and team-working capabilities


Available for Cyber Security placement in London (working in PM currently)
Data Science

Experienced (12 years) Masters qualified, data-driven and agile team-working professional

Successfully completed UK 5 week fixed-term trainee Data Science placement at Oliver Wyman Consultants, via Transitions.  Strong references available.

Strong Python, SQL skills Jupyter Notebook, Python libraries (NumPy, Pandas, Scikit‐Learn, Matplotlib, Seaborn, Bokeh), Tableau,

Plotly, MySQL, NLTK, Stats Model, SQL Alchemy. Machine learning, problem‐solving, probability and statistics theory

Predictive analysis with Linear Regression, Logistic Regression, SVM, Tree‐Based Algorithms (Random Forest,Gradient Boosting (GBM), Extreme Gradient Boosting (XGBoost), Adaptive Boosting (AdaBoost), K-Nearest Neighbor (KNN)

Available for junior data science placement or experienced hire
HR Administration, Operations and Project Management
Tower Hamlets

MBA University of Gloucestershire

Degree in Business Administration, Afghanistan, 2011

4 years’ experience in major Afghan NGO’s in HR, Finance and Administration

3 months’ experience in UK as HR Assistant and Administration

Hired pending second interview. Otherwise available for HR Project Administration, HR Operations, Project Management jobs
HR Operations and Project Management
  • UK MBA University of Cardiff
  • Successfully completed Transitions 6 month Workforce Planning and Management returner placement, with strong references
  • Degree in English Literature, Afghanistan
  • Over 4 years’ experience in Afghanistan working in UN Government Agency programmes in HR data analysis, project management, data management and strategic communication roles.
  • Strong skills and interest in HR project work, including data management and D&I hiring/retention systems development


Available for experienced hire in HR Operations, Workforce Planning and/or Project Management  
IT/Software Development
  • 1st Class BSc Hons Software Engineering, Kingston University
  • 2 years’ part-time experience while studying, as IT desktop technician
  • Competencies include HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap, JavaScript, jQuery
  • Also PHP, Java, Android Studio, OOP, MVC, JSON,SQL,Orancle, MySQL, Databases
  • Successful completion of developer placement (extended twice) with London office of global engineering consultancy


Available for developer roles
Project management
  • Five years’ experience of international development project work
  • Worked with UN agencies and INGOs in the UK, Nigeria, Syria and Turkey
  • Quantitative & qualitative research skills
  • Coordinated, evaluated, and reported on complex country‐level development operations of multi-million‐dollar annual budgets
  • MSc International Development, University of Edinburgh
  • Joint scholar of Chevening (UK government scholarship for postgraduate students) and the Said Foundation (one of the most prestigious scholarships for postgraduate students from the Middle East)
  • BSc Economics & Business Administration, Syria
Currently on Transitions' returner placement in Commercial Knowledge Services research, to end December 2020
Project Management/Supply Chain management
256446594/ MTB

2018 MBA International, Anglia Ruskin University

Degree in English – Arabic,  Damascus University, Syria

10 years’ experience in Syria and, Amman and Turkey as Supply Chain Officer in retail sector

Currently (part-time) Freelance Logistics trainer, Eclat London Training

Currently (part-time) Starbucks Customer Services Adviser, London

Available for Business Administration Returner Placement
Urban Designer/ Regeneration Professional
Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea

2018 UK Masters in Sustainable Urban Design (Distinction)  Chevening Scholar

2019 UK Freelance experience in Urban Design,   Merrigan,  Sheffield

Degree in Architecture from Yemen

Joining Chartered Institute for Architectural Technicians (CIAT) as Associate Member.

5 years’ experience in Yemen working in petroleum industry (3 years with TOTAL) as Business Executive Officer


Available for Returner Placement in Regeneration, Planning, Design, Architectural Technician role.
Web developer & IT support
  • Cisco Certified Network Administrator (CCNA 1-4)
  • Currently studying coding at Code First: Girls and codebar
  • Masters Information Technology, London Metropolitan University (2012)
  • Degree Information Technology, Uganda (2006) (Naric opinion equivalent to UK Degree)
  • 3 years’ experience overseas as IT Helpdesk Officer
  • 9 months’ UK experience as volunteer IT Support Officer
  • HTML, CSS, JavaScript, React, SQL/MySQL


Available for web developer and IT support roles