Sekou C. Georges

  • Flushing,  NY
  • 347-339-5551
  • sekougeorges@gmail.com
Sekou C. Georges

Recent graduate with a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, Politics and Law, minor in Translation. Seeks a dynamic, fast paced, deadline driven work place.  Team player with an entrepreneurial zeal; strong public speaking and language skills seeks to maximize potential with an organization seeking the same.

Work History

Work History
Sep 2013 - May 2015

Office Assistant

SUNY Binghamton Office of Human Resources
  • Coordinated organizational projects, tasks
  • Managed data using Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Composed enterprise wide electronic communications
  • Compiled and posted employee payroll data and managed hours clocked
  • Archived and organized financial documents using inernal metadata policy
May 2013 - Aug 2013

Mayoral Campaign Intern

2013 Bill Thompson for Mayor Campaign
  • Canvassed voters by phone and in-person
  • Dis-aggregated voter data/statistics using the VoteBuilder database
  • Transcribed audio and video recordings
  • Composed and proofread letters, documents, and e-mail communications
Sep 2012 - May 2013

Peer Assistant

Fleishman Center for Career & Professional Development Staff at SUNY Binghamton
  • Greeted students and visiting faculty
  • Campus tour guide
  • Provided front desk coverage
  • Referred patrons to career and academic resources
  • Maintained operated office equipment 

Education

Education
Sep 2011 - May 2015

Bachelors of Arts

Binghamton University State University of New York
  • Major: Philosophy, Politics and Law  - Translation Minor: French Language
  • Dean’s List Honors: Fall Semesters 2012,  2013,  2014

Skills

Skills

IT Skills

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Social media  - Digital marketing trends
  • Data Mining - SEO Optimization
  • Digital Archiving: Metadata Design

Translation Skills

  • Advanced proficiency in conversational French
  • Advanced proficiency in French literature and History
  • Advanced proficiency in French Translation
  • Beginner proficiency in Spanish

Study Abroad

  • May  2014 - June  2014  SUNY at the Sorbonne Program  Paris, France
  • Studied Advanced French grammar and Global Studies
  • Visited politically and historically significant monuments

Awards

  • Chi Alpha Epsilon National Honor Society 
  • Certificate of Achievement  

  • Dean’s List Honors: Fall Semesters 2012, 2013, 2014