មី សុវណ្ណ My Sovann

STEM, Entrepreneurship, TVET

Availability Schedule

  • At: Any time
  • From: 23 Apr 2018 till 23 Apr 2018
  • Means of communication: E-mail, Face to Face, Fb Messenger

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មី សុវណ្ណ My Sovann

STEM, Entrepreneurship, TVET

Area of Expertise

  • Communication
  • Digital Marketing
  • Marketing
  • Social Media

About

An active professional employee as well as a social worker with over 9 years of work experience, involved in Media and Communication, Marketing, Public Relation, and Social Development. The career paths have shifted from local Corporate Companies/NGOs to international NGOs/Global Advertising Media Agencies. Sovann has successfully graduated Bachelor of Arts in Business English from Cambodian Mekong University (CMU) in 2009, and earned a Master of Arts in TESOL from Human Resources (2012 - 2014). He had extensively participated in capacity building program, supported by Norway government in the field of Media Officer within Vietnamese Association of the Elderly (VAE), based in Vietnam for one year (2010). Moreover, Sovann attended various training short courses in Asia.

Education

  • Jan 2012 - Dec 2014 : Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Field Of Study Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

    Human Resources University
  • Jul 2011 - Jul 2012 : Capacity Building Field Of Study: Media Officer

    Vietnamese Association of the Elderly (VAE), Hanoi City, Vietnam
  • Aug 2008 - Dec 2009 : Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Field Of Study in Business English

    Cambodian Mekong University (CMU)

Experience

  • Oct 2015 - Present : Communications Coordinator

    BBC Media Action
    Media Project Management: Manage all project staff and interns, and lead on project reporting and budgeting. Responsibilities with regards to specific activities include: • Urban Voice: lead implementation of the Urban Voice project including site management and content development, data collection and entering, outreach to user groups, development of campaigns, and administration of the site. • Social media/Online activism: contribute to the development of and lead the implementation of STT’s social media strategy, including maintenance and development of STT’s online identities and ensuring their visibility • Figures: Support development of F&F publications • Community monitor and support: To link STT to the housing rights issues at community level by making frequent visits to key areas and reporting/documenting the situation. To provide regular updates to the CMT on the situation faced by communities under threat of eviction. To promote the work of STT with communities under threat of eviction. To also ensure that all monitors, including volunteers are properly briefed about safety procedures, behavior protocol and interaction with media. • NGO/Government meetings: To attend and report on NGO and Government meetings related to urban issues in Phnom Penh in particular the Housing Rights Task Force (HRTF) and the Resettlement Action Network (RAN) meetings. To represent STT, provide input when appropriate and to document the meeting. • Programme Management: Support the Core Management Team, particularly the Advocacy Programme Manager, in programme management and development • Project Innovation: To keep abreast of developments in project fields and to maintain an overview of urban issues and the social and political climates affecting contact communities. In particular to focus on the impacts of urbanisation on the poor in the city. • Other projects: To assist the Core Management Team and other projects as required by the Programme Coordinator
  • May 2013 - Oct 2015 : Media Project Manager

    STT
    Media Project Management: Manage all project staff and interns, and lead on project reporting and budgeting. Responsibilities with regards to specific activities include: • Urban Voice: lead implementation of the Urban Voice project including site management and content development, data collection and entering, outreach to user groups, development of campaigns, and administration of the site. • Social media/Online activism: contribute to the development of and lead the implementation of STT’s social media strategy, including maintenance and development of STT’s online identities and ensuring their visibility • Figures: Support development of F&F publications • Community monitor and support: To link STT to the housing rights issues at community level by making frequent visits to key areas and reporting/documenting the situation. To provide regular updates to the CMT on the situation faced by communities under threat of eviction. To promote the work of STT with communities under threat of eviction. To also ensure that all monitors, including volunteers are properly briefed about safety procedures, behavior protocol and interaction with media. • NGO/Government meetings: To attend and report on NGO and Government meetings related to urban issues in Phnom Penh in particular the Housing Rights Task Force (HRTF) and the Resettlement Action Network (RAN) meetings. To represent STT, provide input when appropriate and to document the meeting. • Programme Management: Support the Core Management Team, particularly the Advocacy Programme Manager, in programme management and development • Project Innovation: To keep abreast of developments in project fields and to maintain an overview of urban issues and the social and political climates affecting contact communities. In particular to focus on the impacts of urbanisation on the poor in the city. • Other projects: To assist the Core Management Team and other projects as required by the Programme Coordinator
  • Dec 2012 - May 2013 : Media Planner/Buyer

    RiverOchid
    • Produce media plan • Negotiate with the media suppliers for media values and various reports to clients • Work closely with client service team • Ensure that all the media plans and reports are correct prior to submit to client • Help new business pitch • Work closely with corporate media manager and head of media planning/buying • Implement media plan have developed and approved by client • Respond on various clients such as SCJ, Cement (K Cement & Elephant Cement), United Family Food, Tropicana Slim, The Blue Pumpkin Restaurant, Caltex, and other new business wins. • Monitor and follow-up ad placement • Do TV spot check • Coordinate media partners (TVs and publications) to engage with clients’ events • Do competitive spending and alert report to various clients
  • Sep 2011 - Sep 2012 : Media Planner/Buyer

    MindShare World
    Planed strategies for placing ads in different media channels in order to increase the reach and scope of the product • Made regular evaluations about how the ads were being received by the public and conveyed the information to the management • Maintained complete and accurate media planning records. • Developed and implemented media strategies across various media. • Managed media schedules and notified director about the deadlines. • Financial planning for media related activities • Formed a good working relationship with clients and act as an intermediary between them and the company management • Innovating new ideas for implementation and execution of ads • Ensured that all the work is being done according to schedule so that the deadlines issued by the clients can be met • Coordinated, developed and implemented media plan. • Used research tools to collect and organized information for media planning. • Collaborated with director to issue buying specification and authorization. • Executed media plans and resolved issues that arise during execution. • Evaluate campaign performance data and recommend improvements. • Reported campaign assets and ad tags to clients. • Reviewed print advertisements, promotional materials and ad placements. • Contacted publishers and agencies to coordinate timing and placement of ads. • Planed out monthly media plans and buy online media • Maintained professional relationship with vendors and organized vendor meetings as required. • Assisted in budget preparation and allocation for different media. • Maintained budget reports and control expenses within allotted budget. • Sought out new websites to advertise on. • Negotiated with vendors to get lower rates and more benefits. • Transcribed TV Commercials between Khmer to English
  • Jun 2009 - Aug 2011 : Media Officer

    HelpAge International (HAI)
    • Worked with Regional Media and Communication Manager to prepare media release on local activities. • Managed all media materials and tools. • Developed communication materials from concept through to delivery of the finished product, including case study, press release, factsheet, leaflet, and photo library, supporting major nationwide advocacy and campaign events. • Worked with Country Program Manager in the wider communication team, devise and implemented the media relations elements of organizational communication campaign. • Supported project documents translation, compiling and formatting (a Manual for Master Trainer was compiled and translated in English language. • Built networks with existing local and national media, to ensure that the communication materials deliver smoothly and effectively. • Researching, writing and distributing communication materials to targeted media. • Assisting international volunteers in documents translation & field visit interpretation. • Managed and provided various training courses about communication and media uses. • Took photos and video in workshops, campaigns and events. • Translate English to Khmer and Khmer to English for all media materials. • Organized events including press conferences, exhibitions, open days and press tours. • Prepared and supervised the production of publicity brochures, handouts, direct mail leaflets, promotional videos, photographs, films and multimedia programmes. • Collated and analyzed media coverage. • Maintained and updated information on the organisation's website.

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