“Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.” – Albus Dumbledore

Alexandra Nicoleta Cojocaru

Job summary/responsibilities:

Alexandra joined StudyPortals in February 2015 as a Data Processing Specialist. She was responsible for researching and collecting online information, inserting, and updating (Programmes & Universities information).

Now she is the Data Director and she is leading 4 teams and counting. She manages, tracks, and reports on data collection performance and suggests strategies for improvement. She collaborates with her team members to ensure that all tools, and systems used in the data collection operate with maximum efficiency. She is also responsible for understanding the data needs and data literacy of various internal stakeholders to steer the communication,  and support accordingly.

General introduction/background:

Alexandra joined StudyPortals young team after she graduated from Ovidius University Constanta and moved to Bucharest for a job opportunity. She heard about StudyPortals from a friend and was intrigued. A short while after meeting the team she realized that she liked what they are doing and joined them.

 Key challenge:

Alexandra’s main challenge is to assure that every project runs smoothly, as well as communication within the teams and with the company’s headquarter. She prioritizes the projects depending on what is high important and makes sure that all of them are finished in a timely manner.

 

Favorite activities:

In her free time, Alexandra especially enjoys listening to music and going to concerts. She also loves watching TV shows and movies. On holidays, she loves going to the beach back home and spending as much quality time with her friends as she possibly can.