Work History

Work History
Aug 2013 - Present

Marketing Associate, Office Administrator

Icon Industries

We setup and managed corporate promotional events around the state of Georgia

Marketing Associate:Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Public Relations
  • Campaign Management
  • Lead Generation Promotions
  • Client Representation
  •  Leadership Development
  • Customer Service Assistance

Office Administrator:

Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Filling all paperwork 
  • Booking and recruiting of applicants
  • Telecommunications 
  • Resume Review
  • Supervising of all office activities
  • Employment Verification
  • Separation Letter Drafting
  • Letter Head Creations
May 2011 - Sep 2011

Public Speaker

NotMYkid

NotMyKid is a non-profit organization that sends out individuals to head out to the schools around that metro area of Phoenix. Our jobs were designed to teach and educate student’s about the dangers of drug alcohol and major issues affecting the youth of today. 

While in training, we are taught a variety of skills: * Pacing of the speech * Emotional proximity * Audience interaction * The explanation of NMK(not my kid) * Space Preparation

* Audience and Adaptation

* Leading an effective Q&A

* Voice Projection

* Effective Leadership and Communication

Jul 2010 - Oct 2010

Security Officer

Norred & Associates

Company began with employment-related investigations and is now a full service security company. I was assigned to the security gates of well known rental service companies at the Hartsfield International Airport. Responsibilities and Job duties included: * Performed routine rounds to secure premises * Standing, walking for prolonged periods of time. * Successful completion of mandated security training for the state of Georgia. * Must successfully complete CPR Certification course. Daily Duties also included:

  • Gate Operations
  •  Call Transfers
  • Incident Reports
  •  Maintained Security Logs of employee's and vehicles
Jan 2008 - Mar 2010

Hostess, Cashier, Recruiter

Mpress Marketing & Promotions

Mpress Marketing and Promotions is a small business centrally located in the Metropolitan area of Minneapolis, MN. The company was designed to find local talents and network with different businesses and individuals who make night life flourish in high traffic areas.

Responsibilites and Job Duties included:

* Cashier - to ensure proper quick cash transactions * Customer greeting and Networking  * Conferring with security personnel to minimize disturbances within establishment. * Recording and reporting of data, participant count

* Customer Service

* Recruiting, conducted interviews

Nov 2006 - Jun 2008

Copy Operators

Intune Professional Document Services

Small business located downtown Minneapolis, set up to do detailed and professional document replications and organizational projects for companies and businesses.

Responsibilities and Job Duties included:

* Received documented work orders 

* Replicated and organized in accordance with each orders specifications. Maintained functional machinery.

* Packaged and boxed completed orders. * Handled and maintained multiple machines

Apr 2005 - Aug 2006

Customer Service Representative, Cashier

Sports Mart

Outdoor and Sporting Good company located west of the Metropolitan area in Minnesota. As a service associate and cashier its your job to ensure the best experience and customer service possible.

Responsibilites and Job duties included:

* Greeted customers while directing them to proper departments throughout the store

* Filed assembly work orders

* Organized and returned store merchandise to proper departments

* Responsible for Telecommunications and line transfers

* Cleaned and kept front clean and functional

* Cashiering ( as well as quick cash transactions)

Jul 2002 - Feb 2003

Floor Associate

Steve & Barry's University Sportswear

Steve & Barry's was a retail chain that went bankrupt in 2009. They sold university sportswear and also sold casual apparel.

Responsibilities and job duties included:

  • Restocking and merchandising
  • Supporting customer needs in assistance
  • Cashier
  • Customer Service 

Education

Education
Jan 2011 - May 2011

Bachelors in Psychology

Gateway Community Collge

Only spent one semester at this college , some college course work completed:

  • Medical Terminology
  • Psychology
  • Math
  • Career and College Success
Nov 2006 - Jun 2007

General Equivalency Diploma

YouthLink Project Offstreets

They empowered youth to shape their futures by providing a safe, supportive, respectful and responsive community of excellence. YouthLink is the place where the END of homelessness and the END of poverty begin for youth served.

Provided a number of services such as:

  • Shelter
  • Food
  • Employment Support, Leads, Tips and information
  • Education
  • Mailboxes
  • Support Groups & Therapy

Skills

Skills

Recruiting

Resume review and filtering of applicants based on qualifying attributes. 

Ownerville

Online system designed to add employees and organize all information pertaining to each employee.

ApplicantStream

Online system designed to organize employment inquiries, schedule and manage interview dates and times. 

Interpersonal

Office and Clerical Work

Lived in a secure building in Minneapolis MN. The program through United Way built the place to take in needy families with health and wellness issues. Several mini programs were formed to teach the parents and children valuable skills to be taken and applied. I was apart of the Anchor Family Program where I taught how to function productively in an office setting.    Responsibilities and Job Duties included:     Maintained entry and exit of door Maintained sign in and sign out of all non-residents Watched security cameras and kept halls clear Answered phones and handled telecommunications and line transfers Computer Operations (Office, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Explorer, FireFox)  

30-35 wpm

Being a student going through online classes requires and extreme amount of reading and typing to submit the proper assignments.

10-key proficiency

Public Speaking

References

References

Rashini Siyasena

Professional Reference 

Lavon Jordan

Teneya Johnson

Personal Reference