Amy Scarlett

  • Washington US-DC
Amy Scarlett

Interest

Training for a half marathon, enjoy playing tennis, and knitting

Objective

Seeking employment as a public relations professional where my advocacy experience, creativity, and organizational skills will be used to communicate client messages to shape and influence public opinion. 

Education

Education
Aug 2010 - Present

Master of Arts

American University

Work History

Work History
Sep 2009 - Feb 2010

Project Coordinator

Hogue & Associates
  • Collaborated with multidisciplinary team from planning through completion phases of projects
  • Developed detailed budgets and created comprehensive schedules of all project aspects
  • Fostered long-term client relationships by providing excellent customer service and adeptly handled up to seven client accounts simultaneously
Sep 2008 - Sep 2009

Accounting Assistant

Hogue & Associates

  • Took initiative to reduce accounts receivable, conducted account-related research, generated invoices for clients, and managed cash receipts
  • Served as liaison between accounting department, sales associates and clients 
  • Created and presented weekly accounts receivable reports to company CEO and CFO  
Sep 2007 - Jul 2008

Substitute Teacher

San Francisco Unified School District

  • Prepared and supervised instruction of 20-35 students at Elementary, Middle, and High School levels
  • Developed ability to be flexible and adapt quickly to various diverse work settings, situations and conditions 
Aug 2007 - Jan 2008

Volunteer Law Clerk

Bay Area Legal Aid

  • Worked with clients and family law attorney to advocate for indigent clients in domestic violence, divorce, child custody, and immigration cases
  • Composed and translated client correspondence
2006 - 2007

Administrative & Legal Assistant

Law Office of Dennis Shea

  • Conducted case research, prepared and edited legal pleadings, and crafted correspondence letters to clients
  • Increased office efficiency by developing filing and organization system 
2006 - 2007

Volunteer Legal Intern

Legal Aid Foundation of Santa Barbara County

  • Meticulously prepared legal court documents for Spanish-speaking clients at the domestic violence/ restraining order clinic
  • Worked as Spanish translator between attorneys and clients 

Skills

Skills

Podcasts

Create and edit audio recordings using GarageBand software

iMovie

Software to create and edit videos. 

SPSS

Computer Statistical Analysis

Social Media

Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube 

Microsoft Office Suite

Spanish

Read, write, and speak fluently

PR Materials Portfolio