Ying Xiong
Tel. +358 440915076
MSN: xiongying_song


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Curriculum Vitae                                                       Ying Xiong




My career objective is to develop myself constantly by applying my knowledge to best serve stakeholders, connect people globally, and have a positive impact on those around.



Aug. 2010 – Now  Amiedu, Finland, Intermediate level Finnish language course


Sept. 2006 – May 2009 University of Helsinki, Finland, Master’s degree in Forest Science and Business,specialzing in Marketing

- Awards: International Students Grant

- Major Subjects: Strategic Planning of Forest Product Marketing, Structures and

                           Functions of Forest Product Marketing, Marketing Planning and

                           Research, Statistical Data Processing, Project Management

- Master Thesis: CSR performance of global forest companies and IT companies

Aug. 2005 – Jun. 2006 Oulu University of Applied Sciences, Finland, Exchange Program of International Business

Awards: Certification of Good Presentation on Home Institution

- Major Subjects: Cultural Factors in Business, International Business Negotiations,

                           Cross-Cultural Interaction, Business Trip to Estonia

Sept. 2002 – Jun. 2006 Hunan Normal University, China, B.S. in Economics

Awards: Year-Round Excellent Students award

- Major Subjects: Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Statistics, Marketing, Basic

                            Accounting, Management, Econometrics

- Bachelor Thesis: Efficiency Loss Caused by Asymmetric Information

Project Experience

Mar. 2010 – Aug. 2010 Ella Kindergarten, Finland, Trainee

- The objective of the training there as an assistant is to improve my Finnish language skill

Sep. 2009 - Continuing  Finnish family, Finland, Chinese teacher

May 2009 – Nov. 2009  University of Helsinki, Finland, Assistant Researcher

- Made proposal to extend the potential reseach area of my Master thesis

- Collected data for the project, decided on the methodology for part of project

- Analyzed data by using factor analysis

Jul. 2009  Invest In Finland, Finland, Assistant

- Collected information of potential investors from China

- Translated and proofread related business documents

- Interpreted for CEO during Finland-China Commercial Conferences

Jan. 2009 – May 2009  Aoxin Marketing Co.,Ltd, Finland, Marketing Specialist

- Worked within a team on the marketing plan to oversea market

- Searched for possibilities of distribution channel in Finland

- Prepared for products exhibition in the 2009 JCI ASPAC NAGANO-JAPAN conferences

Oct. 2008 – Nov. 2008  International School of Helsinki, Finland, Event Project Coordinator

- Conducted an outline of the project plan for 45th anniversary to support the objective of the event

- worked on the budgets and contacted potential catering companies

Sep. 2007 - Mar. 2009  English Family, Finland, After-school babysitter

Mar. 2007 - Aug. 2007  (once a week) Ravintola Täysikuu, Finland, Waitress

Sep. 2006 - Mar. 2007  (Three times a week ) Baari Ankkuri, Finland, Waitress

Jun. 2006 – Aug. 2006  Girl Scout, Germany, Assistant Unit Leader

- Provided leadership to participants in camp activities that promote self-confidence, self-esteem, accomplishment, and developed an awareness and acceptance of the individuality and diversity of all people. 

- Assisted Unit Leader to ensure quality camp program is carried out in the unit.

- Provided support to the Unit Leader to ensure all paperwork is completed fully and on time.

Aug. 2003 – May 2004  English Weekly, P.R.China, Area Sales Supervisor

- Organized, motivated and led a sales team (12 team members) to promote the sales of a yearly subscribed newspaper English Weekly at Hunan Normal University. 

- Undertook the task of interviewing, hiring and training the team members.

- Took charge of work schedule, order form, account, cash flow, newspaper delivery supervision and customer service around the year.



Finnish Driving license: Class B

Languages: Adequate Finnish, Fluent Spoken and Written English, Native Chinese

Computer Skills: Microsoft office tools (Word, PowerPoint, Excel) and SPSS



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