GiGi Levens
Data Intelligence Consultant / ETL Developer
Book worm, foodie, traveler and... a human curious george
Work Experience
  • Data Intelligence Consultant / ETL Developer
    MAY 2017 - PRESENT
    Vesting Finance

    A more detailed description will be added soon.

  • Founder & Communications & Marketing Consultant
    BrainWork Digital

    BrainWork Digital does not only provide all the digital products and services you need (such as websites, content management, social media channels, etc.) and advice on the use of these. We can also assist you in the process of digitalisation of your business and optimise the results of your current digital channels.

    Feel free to contact us at

    Onze diensten zijn ook beschikbaar in het Nederlands.

  • Big Data/Business Intelligence Trainee
    MARCH 2017 - MAY 2017
    YoungCapital Professionals

    From the end of March 2017 I started with the Big Data/Business Intelligence traineeship at YoungCapital. During this traineeship high potentials with college and university degrees with a high affinity for IT are trained intensively for two months to become a Big Data/Business Intelligence Professional.

    Subjects that will be discussed are: Databases, SQL, data modelling, implementing datawarehouses, Fundamental Big Data Engineering en Business Intelligence & Big Data Technologies and Products.

  • Freelance Marketing Manager
    DECEMBER 2016 - MARCH 2016

    Ever heard of that thing called Big Data? But don’t know how your company can achieve value with it? Landscape helps you with that #wearelandscape #increasingdataimpact

    I am contracted to revise their marketing strategy, optimising it and implementing changes. And subsequently monitor its progress.

  • Content Analyst
    June 2015 - October 2015
    University of Amsterdam
  • Marketing Intern
    SEPTEMBER 2013 - MARCH 2014
    de Bijenkorf
  • Model
    Self Employed
  • Temp
    JUNE 2005 - APRIL 2016
    Several Agencies
  • Web Content Management Assistant & eMail Marketeer
    JUNE 2003 - MAY 2008
    Datasoft Management Systems N.V.
  • Data Science & Big Data Certificates
    Arcitura Education Inc. & Microsoft

    Big Data Professional, Big Data Science Professional, Big Data Scientist & Big Data Consultant by Arcitura Education Inc.

    Microsoft Professional Program: Data Science (soon)

  • Certificates in BI & Big Data Tools & Dashboards
    edX, Microsoft, SAP & Udemy

    Hadoop, Micorsoft Azure, Microsoft PowerBI, SAP ERP

  • Certificates in Programming Languages
    DataCamp, edX, Microsoft & SoloLearn

    Python, R, SQL

  • Certificates in Digital Marketing
    APRIL 2013 - ONWARDS
    MIT, Curtin University, Canvas Network & Google

    Mobile Experiences, Google Analytics, Social Media, Digital Engagement

My skills
Language Proficiency
  • Effective problem solver
  • Tactful and patient communicator
  • Good team player
  • Energetic
  • Caring
  • Creative
  • Hard working
  • Eager to learn new things
  • MASTER Corporate Communication
    February 2015 - January 2016
    University of Amsterdam

    Master’s Degree

    Specialised in Crisis Communication, Management of Change and Online Communication

    Research 1: Jack of all traits, master of recollection. Cross-media advertising effectiveness and instructed memory

    Research 2: I tweet about my work; How does the organisation you work for influences your work-related tweet behaviour

    Research 3: You’re a fireman and your own house in on fire. A case study of how media outlets handle a crisis of a fellow media outlet

    Thesis: Reporting of your own mess while cleaning it up. Frame usage of news media in crisis vs. not in crisis

    Prize: Best Research Poster during the “10th Amsterdam Corporate Communication Symposium” for the paper “I tweet about my work: How the organization you work for influences your work-related tweet behaviour”

    Thesis: Reporting of your own mess while cleaning it up. Frame usage of news media in crisis vs. not in crisis

  • Pre-Master Communication Sciences
    September 2014 - January 2015
    University of Amsterdam
  • Bachelor Language & Communication
    September 2014 - January 2015
    University of Amsterdam
  • Propedeutics Actuarial Sciences, Econometrics & ORM
    September 2008 - June 2010
    University of Amsterdam
  • Summer Course Mathematics B
    June 2008 - August 2008
    University of Amsterdam
  • VWO - Economics & Society
    September 2002 - June 2008
    University of Amsterdam
Extracurricular Activities
  • Member
    APR 2017 - PRESENT
    Rotaract Club Amsterdam Nachtwacht International
  • Media & Communications Specialist
    APR 2016 - PRESENT
    Sterrengala Haarlem

    Charity gala organised by Lionsclub Heemstede Bennebroek for SOS Children’s Villages. Project: helping Syrian child refugees in refugee camps in Libanon.

  • Board Member
    FEB 2016 - PRESENT
    Welcom Amsterdam

    I’m a member of Welcom Amsterdam since May 2015 and became an active participant in committees straight away. I’m responsible for the more educational activities of the association, such as Masterclasses. I’m also chairman of the Jubilee committee, which purpose is to organise the celebration of the association’s 50th anniversary.

    I’m an official member of the board since February 2016, and my responsibilities are managing the (online) communication of the association, and providing support to the board member in charge of our youth-section and Welcom Academy.

  • Member
    February 2016 - February 2017
  • Member
    september 2010 - june 2014
  • Active member
    september 2008 - june 2014
  • Tutor & Entertainer
    February 2007 - april 2007
    Coromoto College