bussiness owner resume example with 17+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - : - -
Professional Summary

Creative Business Owner with exceptional background spent in Jessica's Cleaning. Proven leader with engaging demeanor and success working in most demanding environments. Talented in training and mentoring successful teams.

Create a Business from scratch and now we are a Corporate with 6 cleaners and over 100 regular clients plus extra services.

I organize a weekly schedule, do the payrolls, customer service with clients , everything is been done on line.

  • Leadership and People Development
  • Executive Leadership
  • Customer Service
  • Negotiation and Persuasion
  • Employee Training
  • Staff Management
Work History
02/2016 to Current
Bussiness Owner Sidley Austin Llp San Francisco, CA,
  • Consulted with customers to assess needs and propose optimal solutions.
  • Trained and motivated employees to perform daily business functions.
  • Put together realistic budgets based upon costs and fees for successfully operating business.
  • Oversaw business budget planning and administration, accounting functions, purchasing and bi-weekly payroll to handle financial needs.
  • Capitalized on social media platforms to increase market awareness and recruit new employees
  • Optimized team hiring, training and performance.
  • Maintained updated knowledge of regulatory changes to adjust business operations accordingly.
  • Created and monitored promotional approaches to increase sales and profit levels.
02/2015 to 12/2015
English Language Teacher Highmark Inc. Mcmurray, PA,
  • Planned and implemented lessons to positively increase vocabulary and sentence structure skills.
  • Established positive classroom management boundaries to create safe, known environment for behavior among students.
  • Developed teaching materials to supplement standard curriculum, enhancing learning concepts and promoting student engagement.
  • Evaluated student progress to offer recommendations for further development.
  • Successfully improved [Language]-speaking students' English grammar and vocabulary levels through written and interactive activities.
  • Built relationships with students to understand obstacles to learning such as difficult home situations, illness or social hurdles.
  • Worked one-on-one with students needing individualized attention and developed with special learning plans for struggling people.
  • Communicated with parents in person, by email and phone to apprise of student progress, challenges and behavior issues.
  • Delivered instruction in language arts encompassing reading, grammar, composition and literature, working with teachers in other subjects to integrate skills across curriculum.
  • Planned lessons for classroom of 15 students.
  • Graded students work based on completion, timeliness and accuracy and kept detailed records of grades.
01/2010 to 12/2014
Lawyer's Assistant Public Law Center - Brazil City, STATE,
  • Handled office scheduling and made notes for deadlines, motions and other important dates.
  • Filed court documents and legal pleadings with court clerk on behalf of attorneys.
  • Managed accounts and client records of clients, observing confidentiality and extreme discretion.
  • Worked alongside attorneys, administrative assistants and fellow legal assistants on complex cases and legal processes.
  • Scheduled appointments, court appearances and depositions for busy law firm.
  • Developed positive working relationship with courts, clients, law enforcement members and attorneys.
  • Prepared case summaries for mediation conferences.
  • Interviewed and prepared intake sheets for clients.
01/2010 to 08/2014
Translator and Interpreter Ambassador City, STATE,
  • Provided verbal summaries of non-English documents for immediate use.
  • Replicate overall meaning of original texts.
  • Translated documents in Portuguese and English.
  • Conferred with subject matter experts and other colleagues to establish precise understanding of specialized concepts.
  • Consulted specialized dictionaries, thesauruses and reference books to identify closest equivalents for nuanced terminology, words and phrases.
  • Reviewed final works to spot and correct errors in punctuation, grammar and translation.
  • Applied cultural understanding to discern specific meanings beyond literal written words.
  • Communicated effectively with clients to establish scope and requirements of translation, following up after submission of work to confirm satisfaction and understanding.
  • Used translation memory software to verify consistency of translation within documents and improve efficiency.
  • Interpreted conversations simultaneously to help both parties conduct business, handle medical needs or manage personal concerns.
01/2008 to 12/2012
Secretarial Assistant Mayor's Office City, STATE,
  • Organized new employee orientation schedules for new hires.
  • Filed paperwork, sorted and delivered mail, and maintained office organization.
  • Delivered friendly assistance with new hires throughout interviewing and hiring process.
  • Screened applicant resumes and coordinated both phone and in-person interviews.
  • Created and completed personnel action forms for hires, terminations, title changes and terminations.
  • Set up orientations and initial training for new employees.
  • Helped employees register for benefits programs using online portals.
  • Compiled employee records from individual departments to maintain central files.
01/2001 to 07/2004
Shift Manager Pizza Hut City, STATE,
  • Trained and mentored new employees to maximize team performance.
  • Supervised employees and oversaw quality compliance with company standards for food and services.
  • Kept employees operating productively and working on task to meet business and customer needs.
  • Coached crew members to optimize performance and motivate toward more efficient work.
  • Excelled in every store position and regularly backed up front-line staff.
  • Worked closely with team members to schedule breaks and shifts to meet state regulations.
  • Cooperated with coworkers to improve customer experience and manage storefront.
  • Consistently exhibited calm demeanor during periods of high volume or unusual events to keep store operating smoothly and set positive example for shift team.
  • Managed schedules, accepted time off requests and found coverage for short shifts.
  • Checked building to confirm maintenance and cleaning met code and regulations.
Expected in to to
Bachelor in Law:
Faculdade Pan Amazonica - Brazil,
Expected in 05/2007 to to
Proficiense in English : English-as-a-Second-Language Education
English For Internationals, Inc. - ,
Native or Bilingual
Native or Bilingual

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School Attended

  • Faculdade Pan Amazonica
  • English For Internationals, Inc.

Job Titles Held:

  • Bussiness Owner
  • English Language Teacher
  • Lawyer's Assistant
  • Translator and Interpreter
  • Secretarial Assistant
  • Shift Manager


  • Bachelor in Law
  • Proficiense in English

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