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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,
Highly motivated Sales Associate with extensive customer service and sales experience. Outgoing sales professional with track record of driving increased sales, improving buying experience and elevating company profile with target market.
  • Guest services
  • Inventory control procedures
  • Merchandising expertise
  • Loss prevention
  • Cash register operations
  • Product promotions
06/2020 to 08/2020 Cocktail Waitress Jefferson Dental Clinics | Moore, OK,
  • Took drink orders from tables and bar area and relayed to bartenders.
  • Confirmed customers' ages for alcohol service and discontinued service to intoxicated guests.
  • Closely monitored customers' intoxication levels and discontinued alcohol service, removed from premises or requested assistance from security.
  • Maintained accurate cash handling practices while efficiently serving customers.
  • Maintained tidiness and organization throughout bar area.
  • Cleaned tables after service, quickly resetting supplies to maintain restaurant and service flow.
  • Completed thorough and accurate opening and closing duties to facilitate smooth restaurant operations.
  • Applied safe food handling and optimal cleaning strategies to protect customers from foodborne illness and maintain proper sanitation.
  • Calculated charges, issued table checks and collected payments from customers.
05/2003 to 03/2007 Dental Office Manager Department Of Defense | Bath, ME,
  • Managed operations for 3-person oral surgery practice, facilitating excellent patient support services, direction and guidance.
  • Scheduled patient appointments and effectively handled cancellations and last-minute adjustments.
  • Responded to patient queries and concerns to resolve issues in accordance with company policies and procedures, healthcare regulations and dental board standards.
  • Implemented proactive measures to safeguard health and well-being of communities, utilizing good oral health and PPE.
  • Educated patients on techniques to optimize oral hygiene, control plaque and protect teeth and gums.
  • Instructed and educated patients to prepare for oral surgery
  • Created dental x-rays using to help dentists detect tooth decay, cavities and other issues needing to be treated.
  • Gathered medical information, dental health history from patients.
  • Sterilized tools, exam chair, trays and surfaces for clean and safe dental office.
  • Instructed patients on postoperative care to protect dental work and promote healing.
  • Maintained clean, sterile and positive environment to optimize patient comfort, safety and satisfaction.
  • Gathered and reviewed patient records, data and health history to share with dentists for quick and accurate patient assessments, diagnoses and treatment.
  • Created bitewing, panoramic and periapical X-ray images for dentist to review.
  • Supported [Job title]s with completing minimally invasive and advanced surgical procedures.
  • Sanitized equipment, cleaned treatment rooms and restocked supplies after each patient's treatment to maintain cleanliness and prepare for next patient.
  • Assisted dentists in permanent and temporary restorative procedures, including applying dental fillings, placing temporary crowns, seating permanent crowns, [Action] and [Action].
  • Maintained master calendar and scheduled new appointments based on provider availability.
  • Entered patient data into dental records system using [Software] and observed all confidentiality rules to maintain patient privacy.
  • Maintained dental lab equipment by sanitizing surfaces and organizing tools, instruments and [Type] equipment.
  • Took bitewing, periapical, panoramic and occlusal X-rays and prepared for dentists to review.
  • Coordinated and managed patient care with efficiency and professionalism by scheduling appointments, educating patients and [Action].
  • Educated patients on treatment procedures and post-procedure home care.
  • Protected patients by sterilizing instruments and equipment between every consultation.
  • Laid out dental instruments and equipment before procedures.
  • Scheduled cleanings and dental appointments for patients using [Software].
  • Positioned patients for treatment by making chair adjustments, [Action] and [Action] and prepared necessary equipment for procedures.
  • Passed instruments to dentist, gently sprayed water, suctioned fluids and mixed [Type], [Type] and [Type] materials to support dentists during procedures.
  • Educated patients on postoperative and general oral health care by suggesting warm saltwater rinsing, pain medication dosage, [Action], flossing methods, brushing techniques and [Action].
  • Supported dentist chairside with procedures including [Type], [Type] and [Type].
05/2002 to 05/2003 Lead Accountant Kroger | City, STATE,
  • Oversaw accounting operations and financial paperwork.
  • Monitored all company costs and presented budget forecasts each quarter.
  • Devised, implemented and enforced effective accounting systems.
  • Documented and tracked overhead and capital expenses for budgetary purposes.
  • Reviewed and reconciled discrepancies in accounts and financial documentation.
  • Analyzed files and accounts for discrepancies and resolved variances.
  • Kept financial records for daily and monthly operations representing more than $[Amount] in yearly revenue.

Assessed accuracy, completeness and integrity of corporate financial records.

  • Prepared and distributed financial statements and reports, including variance reports, regulatory filings and related schedules.
  • Performed biweekly payroll and updated employee records.
  • Organized accounts for industry audits and supported audit process.
  • Supported budget administration with detailed expense analyses and report reviews.
  • Completed month-end and year-end close procedures and reconciled all bank accounts.
  • Managed month-end and year-end close duties, administered additions, and performed maintenance and reporting of all corporate fixed assets.
  • Successfully converted manual accounting system to electronic system to reduce errors and improve efficiency.
  • Managed and prepared journal entries and reconciliations to support monthly general ledger closing activities.
  • Established complete accounting structures, processes and controls to meet business requirements.
  • Performed general ledger account reconciliations and generated updated financial documents.
Education and Training
Expected in 06/1999 High School Diploma | Robert E Lee High School, Houston, TX, GPA:
  • Summa Cumulate
  • National Honor's Society
  • Spirit Committee

Expected in | University of Houston, Houston, TX GPA:

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School Attended
  • Robert E Lee High School
  • University of Houston
Job Titles Held:
  • Cocktail Waitress
  • Dental Office Manager
  • Lead Accountant
  • High School Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)

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