From Russia to NI with training

A marketing manager from Russia is currently in Northern Ireland as part of an international management training scheme.

Russian Maria Mirenstaya, is visiting the province as part of the Russian President's Management Training Initiative to share and develop management skills with local IT and training company Sx3.

As Marketing Director for Andreev Soft, the leading IT company in the Russian region of Tver, Maria said she had gained much from her placement at the Northern Ireland-based company.

"Sx3's work on the Classroom 2000 initiative is directly relevant to the services offered by Andreev," said Maria.

"There are many other parallels between our companies so as well as sharing my experiences when I return to Russia, I also look forward to developing Andreev's business relationship with Sx3."

The Russian President's Management Training Initiative aims to foster closer commercial ties between British and Russian companies.

The scheme provides support to middle and senior Russian managers who are committed to developing Russia's enterprise sector.


Related Northern Ireland News Stories
Click here for the latest headlines.

27 June 2018
Social Workers Signs Of Safety Training Programme Launched
NI's Chief Social Worker Sean Holland has launched the Signs of Safety training programme as part of a wider programme of reform of family and children's social services in Northern Ireland. £2.
21 August 2018
Over 500 Attend Farm First Aid Awareness Training
More than 500 farm family members and employees have attended First Aid Awareness training since March 2018, as part of the Farm Family Key Skills (FFKS) scheme. Up to 100 accidents which need medical attention occur each month on Northern Ireland farms.
14 August 2018
Single Employer To Be Established For Doctors In Training
A single employer for doctors in training in Northern Ireland is to be established, the Department of Health has announced. The new arrangement is to to be in place by August 2019 – simplifying employment arrangements for junior doctors and increasing efficiency in the Health and Social Care service.
17 April 2018
Alliance Criticises Relaunch Of Investing In Teachers Working Scheme
The Alliance Party has criticised the relaunch of a scheme which will replace older teachers with more recently-qualified ones. The Investing in Teaching Workforce scheme was recently relaunched by the Department of Education.
11 May 2018
Software Company To Create 85 New Jobs In Belfast
Up to 85 new software jobs are to be created in Belfast. Teamwork.com, a Republic of Ireland-based Software as a Service (SaaS) provider, has revealed plans to establish a development and support hub in the city.