Marcia performs various programme administrative tasks, organizes logistical arrangements for meetings, seminars, conferences, and so on. She also prepares Letters of Agreement, checks them for accuracy and format, obtains clearances and support the scientists with monitoring progress and follow up, using appropriate system and databases.
Marcia provides administrative assistance to grant managers, translations, back-stopping for other programme assistant positions, as well as general office duties.
Marcia is originally from Brazil. She lived in London for quite a few years; she worked as a Youth Worker, as well as some other odd jobs while carrying out her university studies.
Marcia worked as an English Language Trainer in Montpellier to then take on a position at Montpellier Supagro as a Studies Officer in an International Master of Science Programme in Viticulture and Enology. She has also worked for the IAMM, Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Montpellier in a similar post for an Erasmus Mundus Master of Science course in Food Security.
BA (Hons) Degree in French and Information Technology – London Metropolitan University - 1998