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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 experience

Jul 2015Present

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.

20132015

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.

20142015

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.

20132015

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. 

20092014

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 2012Dec 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

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

20132015

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.

20082012

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