Summary

My dream is to work for a communications/marketing/PR company where I can provide strong writing experience and a passion for social media, public relations and communications. I also offer experience in event coordination and a desire to learn and grow within a company.

Work History

Work History
Oct 2011 - Present

Administrative Assistant - Public Relations

Bader Rutter & Associates

- Update media monitoring trackers daily with new online, digital and print hits

- Monitor print publications for media hits

- Utilize SM2 to organize social media hits for multiple clients- Assist in distributing press releases as well as producing and maintaining clip reports- Schedule meetings, cover reception, conduct mail runs throughout the company and other administrative/operational duties as deemed necessary

Nov 2010 - Oct 2011

Marketing Specialist

The Dieringer Research Group

- Prepared proposals, sales presentations and client agreements for Business Development

- Edited and wrote multiple proposals, white papers, brochures, e-mail blasts and other forms of written communication

- Researched industry trends and updated employee calendars with local networking events

- Partnered with multiple departments to keep projects moving smoothly

- Participated in the Focus Center Open House in January 2011

- Began in 2010 as a Marketing Intern and was promoted to Marketing Specialist in March 2011

Jan 2010 - May 2010

Communication Intern

St. Norbert College - Residential Education & Housing

- Maintained the REH website using strong written and editorial skills as well as manage logistics and coordinate loft returns (bunk beds that students use in dorm rooms) for 3 buildings and over 400 students - Communicated loft return process using marketing strategies including posters and emails - Prioritized multiple tasks and use problem-solving skills to assist students with concerns - Acted as an office assistant whenever needed, helping the multiple director with random duties as assigned

May 2009 - May 2010

Office Assistant

St. Norbert College - Career Services

- Created the brochure for students to utilize at the 2010 St. Norbert Job & Internship Fair- Managed time effectively to complete multiple projects including events that Career Services was putting together- Attention to detail while answering the phone and utilized computer skills when entering jobs into the database- Answered phones and helped students and employers with questions in the office- Managed time effectively to complete multiple projects

Aug 2009 - Dec 2009

Marketing Events / PR Intern

Aurora Health Care

- Wrote articles for the internal newsletter (Northern Lights) and pieces for the website

- Collaborated with the marketing events team to raise event participation by 200%

- Set up website page where caregivers could sign up for events (ex: 2010 Green Bay Gamblers Teddy Bear Toss)

- Coordinated events alongside my supervisor by calling businesses and getting quotes for tables, tents, heaters, chairs, etc.

- Promoted Aurora Health Care at events by handing out care packages and speaking with local event-goers

- Worked alongside other interns to do other necessary tasks that came up in an everyday office setting such as shipping t-shirts to multiple branches of Aurora offices throughout the state.

Education

Education
Aug 2006 - May 2010

Bachelor of Arts

St. Norbert College