About Me

I am A lively and friendly individual, raised on a dairy farm in Reporoa and accustomed to working hard. I am an good problem solver, have excellent time management and a friendly and caring manner; including phone manner. I am reliable with an always positive and smiling attitude.

I am looking for an opportunity which allows me to talk or connect with customers; whether this be in a customer-care position, or in a retail based sales position i am up for the challenge. I have until this point been studying at Victoria and will finish my last semester of studies at the end of 2016  and will graduate with a Bachelor of Commerce.

I am also absolutely passionate about sustainable living, Permaculture and aspire to become a zero-waste individual.

Work History

Work History
Jul 2015 - Present

Data Entry of Financial reports 

Ministry of Education 

I have been carrying out data entry responsibilities for the Ministry of Education over July 2015. Attention to detail is essential for this role.

2013 - 2015

Waitress

Mihi Cafe, Reporoa

I have worked part-time at Mihi Cafe during the summers of 2013/2014 and 2014/2015 during cafe and restaurant hours. I was also responsible for front of house when the manger was busy with other responsibilities, operating the till, keeping customers happy as well as bar responsibilities and conducting occasional off-site catering.

2014 - 2015

Waitress/catering assistant

The Temp Centre, Wellington

I have worked on a casual basis for the Temp Centre while studying as  a waitress for weddings, functions, corporate stadium boxes and cafe's.

2013 - 2015

Assistant Milker

Pinebrook Ltd, Reporoa

I have spent the last 2 summers as an assistant Milker in a Herringbone shed for morning/afternoon milking including carrying out cleanup.  I was also a independent relief milker, taking bookings from up to 10 farmers for my services each summer , though i worked the most hours for Pinebrook Ltd. 

2009 - 2014

Factory worker/general help

Fiber Fresh Feeds, Reporoa 

I previously worked at Fiber Fresh Feeds part time over the summer months between 2009 and 2014. My responsibilities included: checking product packaging on the assembly line as well as general tasks such as sweeping and general assistance while the factory was running.

Feb 2012 - Dec 2012

Memorabilia Prefect 

St Peters School, Cambridge

This was a substantial role including communicating and organising with distributors and students for 15 Memorabilia products including sized jewelry, glasswear, clothing; creating, designing and distributing a leavers book and movie. This role required excellent time- management, attention to detail, organisation skills, attention to detail and ability to work under pressure. 

Skills

Skills

Computer skills 

I consider myself to hold excellent computer skills in a variety of programs including Microsoft word/excel as well as Photoshop, as i have experience in graphic design and photography. 

Customer Service star

i am excellent with customers and problem solving their needs. I am comfortable approaching customers with a smile and ensuring they are looked after and have the knowledge/assistance they need. I gained a great deal of customer service expertise naturally through my experience in hospitality.

Education

Education
2013 - 2015

B.Com

Victoria University

I have completed 2.5 Semesters towards my Bachelor of Commerce at Victoria University; majoring in both Marketing and Culture + Context (from the Design Innovation Degree). I intend to complete the last semester of my degree and graduate in November 2016.

2008 - 2012

Secondary Education

St Peter's School, Cambridge 
  • I attained an excellence endorsement for both level 2 and level 3 NCEA.

I was a boarder at St peters School, Cambridge for five years from 2008 until 2012. At st peters i developed my love for design and photography as well as business and economics. I was also apart of several committees and attained the role of Memorabilia Prefect where i gained many skills in time management, working under deadlines, team collaboration and general administration and organisational skills.

Referee's

Mihi Cafe - Please contact: Staurt Anderson or Jan Hall at 073338909 

Fiber Fresh Feeds- Please contact: Mary Ellen at 021741980

The Temp Centre- Please contact: Micheal at 04 473 6833