Dedicated and focused assistant who excels at prioritizing, completing multiple tasks simultaneously and following through to achieve project goals. Seeking a role of increased responsibility and authority. Currently, I provide marketing and administrative assistance for our family owned furniture business.
Previously, I have over ten years experience of technical writing and editing in the environmental industry. I have attended weekly meetings to report workshop status, formatted speaker's notes and created Power Point presentations. Additionally, I have trained new team members on lessons learned issues and coordinated workshop events.
Strong organizational skills
Active listening skills
Sharp problem solver
Microsoft Office proficiency
Developed and implemented company's first employee manual outlining all proper business procedures and office policies.
John Crouse WoodworkingApril 2013 to CurrentCustomer Care Forest Hill, MDContact local merchants, consignment dealers and furniture
restorers to build bridges between their needs and our woodshop furniture and
repair business. I locate Pinterest
ideas for design trends and also update our Rustic Barn Wood furniture board
and Facebook page.
At HomeSeptember 2008 to April 2016Care Giver Fallston, MDProvided assistance for my aging parents, such as scheduling and transporting to appointments and tracked medications.
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC)September 2000 to September 2004Technical Writer/ Meeting Support Abingdon, MDPlanned meetings and prepared conference rooms. Drafted meeting agendas, supplied advance materials and executed follow-up for meetings and team conferences. Wrote technical reports and proofread all print and electronic content for correct grammar and format.
University of Maryland Baltimore County1997Bachelor of Arts: Environmental Science/WritingBaltimore, MD