Christopher Funk

Interest

Volunteer Experience:

  • Saint Paul Student Life Team - 2007-2009
  • Young for Unity - 2002-present 

Objective

I am seeking an entry-level professional position in Human Resources.  My particular interests are in employee relations, compensation, or an HR generalist role.

Summary

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

Computer: Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access

Business: Human Resources, Public Relations, Communications, Marketing, Accounting, Finance

Communications: Written and oral communications, documentation, correspondence, press releases

Leadership: Planning, people skills, resourceful, administering, listening, implementing, evaluating, organizing, servant leadership

Work History

Work History
May 2008 - Aug 2008

Recruiting Intern

Waddell & Reed
  • Evaluated and sorted applicant résumés for available financial advisor positions
  • Contacted job candidates to discuss job opportunities and set up interviews
  • Managed the flow of job applications using Excel and filing systems
May 2007 - Aug 2007

Marketing and Public Relations Intern

Wishard Health Services
  • Composed and edited public health press releases that appeared on local news websites
  • Contacted local businesses to obtain prizes to be given away at Hospital fundraising events
  • Monitored local news sources to keep Hospital executives aware of reports involving Wishard
  • Conducted employee surveys to obtain their input on Wishard’s rebranding proposal, resulting in the selection of a new Wishard Health Services logo

Education

Education
Aug 2005 - May 2009

Bachelor of Arts

Indiana University Bloomington

Inducted into Phi Beta Kappa Academic Honor Society

Member of Hutton Honors College

Graduated with High Distinction