Summary

I am a creative, dedicated, hardworking individual seeking employment in an environment where I can interact with people and express my creativity. 

Work History

Work History
Jan 2011 - Nov 2011

Research Intern

University of Toronto

  • Assistant in course preparation to Shari Orenstein, faculty continuing studies, University of Toronto 
Jun 2010 - Aug 2011

Retail Department

Ontario Place

  • Cashier in the retail department 
  • Responsible for cash handling and customer service/satisfaction 
Jun 2008 - Jul 2009

Sales Associate

Urban Planet

  • Cashier/Fitting Rooms Attendant 
2006 - 2007

Christmas Display Attendant

Northumberland Mall

  • Photographer/Cashier responsible for photographing/selling prints to customers

Education

Education
2010 - Present

Young Artist Residency

The State Hermitage Museum
Sep 2007 - Aug 2011

Bachelor of Fine Arts

OCAD University

Skills

Skills

Customer Service

Knowledge of customer service practices in retail settings Training in guest service etiquette pertaining to customer satisfaction  Knowledge of up-selling in  a retail environment 

Computer Proficiency

  Extensive experience using word processing software in both educational and professional environments Experience using POS systems in a retail environment   

Visual Organization

Awareness of aesthetic organization Experience staging props/wardrobe for photographic scenes Experience colour-blocking merchandise in a retail setting Arts-based education in colour and composition practices 

Photography

University level education in photographic practices Thorough knowledge of lighting, composition and visual aesthetics