Mikael Forslind

  • Marketing/Sales
  • Online Resume

HERE YOU'LL FIND ALL THE INFO YOU NEED.

Website

Mobile Number

  • +46 730 659 018

Email Address

Personal Statment
Mikael Forslind

I’m a Gothenburg based creative guy and this is my Online Resume.
I like creative design, marketing, sales, leadership and Frappucinos. I’ve been working the last five years as a Retail Store Manager but lately marketing has been my focus.
My personal goal in my career is to pursue a job within sales and marketing of video games, movies and/or technology. I’m highly motivated, eager to achieve perfection, outgoing and focused on delivering a great result. Check out my resume, I bet you'll like it!

Internship

Image & FormDec 2013 - April 2014

PR & Marketing

Worked together with the CEO and project manager to spread knowledge about current IP:s SteamWorld Dig and Anthill. Responsible for PR and marketing strategies. Also in charge of implementation of new web page and Social Media.

Coffee Stain StudiosFeb 2013 - May 2013

Marketing

As a Marketing Intern my responsibilities was to help out with the marketing of the games Sanctum 2 and Super Sanctum TD. I also managed the website and did some public relations.

Education

IHM Business School2012 - 2014

International B2B Sales & Marketing (Vocational University)

A two-year full-time Higher Vocational Education in sales and marketing. The programme gives you expertise in sales, finance, international marketing and exports.

Lindholmens Gymnasium1997 - 2000

Electronics/Computers (Upper Secondary School)

A three year long degree focused on electronics and computers. The programme included a lot of mathematics, English and science but also courses like physics and programming.

Computer Skills
  • Microsoft Office
  • Win/Mac OS X
  • Mac iWork
  • Prezi
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Wordress/Drupal
  • HTML/CSS
Work Experience

Image & Form2014 - Present

PR & Marketing Manager

Responsible for the marketing of all our IP:s. Work tasks include developing marketing strategies, monitoring and maintaining Social Media, development of all Image & Form web pages, communicating with target audiences and press.

Hemmakväll AB2007 - 2012

Retail Store Manager

Solely responsible for a Hemmakväll-store and all operations including recruitment and training of staff, purchasing and sales statistics of products. Responsible for ensuring a high standard of customer service and presentation of the store. Analysing sales records and maintaining a profitable store with correct stock and motivated employees.

Marilyn Video2000 - 2007

Store Salesman & Responsible For Computer System

Work tasks included rental and returning of movies, restocking store, handling money etc. In 2006 I initiated a change of the computer system and become solely responsible for setting up the system.

Skivhuset2000 - 2001

Store Salesman

Worked in a store selling CDs and DVDs. Opened and closed the store, restocked and placed orders. Had full responsibility of the store when working alone.

Random Fun Stuff

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Additional Information
  • Driving licence: Yes (B).
  • Native language is Swedish. I'm fluent both spoken and written in English. Very basic knowledge of German.
  • I’m part of a group that plans an annually occurring video game convention with sales, contests and a large area for trying out retro consoles. My main responsibilities are marketing, sales, and social media. Visit http://www.retrospelsmassan.se
  • Attended Provida Education in 2008. A two-day course about sales, economy, marketing and leadership.
  • References and grades are available upon request.
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