Work History

Work History
Oct 2013 - Sep 2014

Staffing Coordinator

Adecco Canada, Government and Professional

Staffing Coordination and recruitment for mainly high level professional positions in various industries, including Information Technology (IT), Project Management, and Marketing & Communications. Conducting research of market trends and identify potential candidates to meet client needs. Answering phone calls and conducting pre-screens on individual applicants. Performing interviews and administer assessments to determine individuals' suitability for a given position. Maintaining internal employee and customer files, and promoting client relations. Training intern staff on company policies and staffing procedures. 

Jan 2012 - Apr 2013

Research Assistant

University of Ottawa, School of Political Studies

Assisted supervising professor with a cross-country comparative analysis of social and political indicators to explain recent electoral support for radical right-wing parties in Western Europe. Researched and analyzed relevant data for seven (7) social and political indicators in over thirty (30) countries. Compiled and organized data in multiple spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel. Reported project activities and results in various documents and presentations, including summaries, status reports, and written correspondence.

Jul 2011 - Oct 2012

Administrative Assistant

Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now!
Administrative Assistant, P/T ACORN
Sep 2011 - Dec 2011

Assistant To The Director, International Strategy

Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages (OCOL)

Provided assistance to the Director, International Relations and Operational Initiative with the planning and implementation of the Commissioner’s international strategy. Researched and reported on relevant topics related to official languages and cultural diversity in Canada and abroad. For example, studied and compared the effectiveness of official language regulation in select countries (e.g. Ireland, Belgium, and Sri Lanka) with that of Canada’s Official Languages Act (OLA). Prepared meeting minutes and documentation related to OCOL’s operational initiative. Gained an understanding of departmental procedures and auditing. Performed related administrative tasks, including printing, photocopying, and mailing.

Jan 2009 - Apr 2009

Bilingual Information Officer

Standards Council of Canada (SCC)
Bilingual Information Officer Standards Council of Canada(SCC), Information Services 270 Slater Street, Suite 200, Ottawa ON K1P 6N7 Ottawa, ON Responded to written and verbal inquiries related to Canadian and international industry standards, accreditation programs, as well as the Council's programs and services Answered phone calls and prepared written correspondence for internal/external clients including members of the general public Conducted internet and library research in order to respond to queries and tracked queries in internal database Conducted research and analysis on voluntary standards in support of bilateral initiatives between the Council and other federal departments(e.g. Health Canada) as well as external organizations such as the World Trade Organization WTO)
Feb 2007 - Apr 2007

Project Assistant

National Research Council of Canada NRC

Assisted the Project Lead with research, analysis, and report writing for an environmental project related to water quality in Canadian distribution systems.

May 2006 - Aug 2006

Assistant Project Manager

Public Works and Government Services Canada(PWGSC)

Assisted Project Manager(s) from the department’s Architectural and Engineering Services (AES) branch with the management of a major refit project. Acted as a liaison between project managers, contractors and consultants, as well as the client (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada). Frequently corresponded with project partners via telephone and email. Scheduled and attended meetings, and prepared meeting minutes. Prepared and updated various project-related documentation, including change logs and contract procurement plans, using Microsoft Excel and Project.


Jan 2012 - Aug 2013

M.A, Political Science

University of Ottawa
Sep 2009 - Aug 2011

Baccalaureate in Social Sciences (B.Soc.Sc.)

University of Ottawa

Major in International Development and Globalization

Sep 2002 - Apr 2007

Baccalaureate in Applied Sciences (B.A.Sc.)

University of Ottawa

Major in Civil Engineering with Co-operative Education option




Mother tongue




Excellent multi-tasking and prioritization skills


Very strong experience in research and analysis in an academic and professional capacity


Excellent interpersonal skills, writing and reporting skills, as well as presentation skills in both official languages



Secret (Level 2) Government of Canada security clearance