Digital communications professional with over 10 years of experience seeking a new opportunity where I am able to use and expand my experience in writing and editing, online marketing, social media strategy and management, blogging, and web content management.
Solid knowledge of AP Style
Excellent knowledge of use of Microsoft Office - Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook
Website content management with OpenSource platforms
Proficient use of mass marketing systems
Proficient use of Google Analytics
Proficient use of Hootsuite Sprout Social to maintain social media networks
Technical writing background with experience writing for national publications
Basic knowledge of Adobe Acrobat Pro, Photoshop, and Illustrator
Digital Communications Specialist12/2015 to CurrentMAXIMUSMcLean, VA
Develop, write and execute communication plans for projects of all scale.
Manage social media accounts (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and YouTube) for the Social Security Administration's Ticket to Work program.
Utilize Sprout Social to schedule and manage social media posts and activity.
Coordinate closely with the Information Technology (Systems) department and client to write about complex subject matter.
Ensure accessibility of PDFs and compliance with standards established by Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.
Develop, coordinate and implement content for all communication channels.
Edit and develop content so it is optimized for website publication.
Coordinate closely with managers project-wide to ensure delivery of website content, publications, and training materials and courses.
Communications Specialist08/2012 to 12/2015McKinley GroupRockville, MD
Ensured consistence and accuracy in internal and external communications.
Edited and revised all marketing content to guarantee the highest quality of writing.
Created and edited content for the organization's annual report.
Developed and implemented communication strategies and information programs.
Created and carried out social media strategy and oversee implementation of national social media campaigns.
Worked with Subject Matter Experts to develop messaging and content.
Developed, wrote and edited proposals, marketing and communications plans, marketing materials and website content.
Reporter06/2008 to 08/2012Thomson ReutersWashington, DC
Wrote for Accounting & Compliance Alert, a daily online newsletter focused on the accounting profession.
Edited and proofread articles.
Covered Congress, specifically the House Financial Services Committee and Senate Banking Committee.
Wrote about tax law, regulations and issues impacting investors and public companies.
Reporter06/2006 to 06/2008SNL FinancialCharlottesville, VA
Wrote articles covering commercial real estate in a real-time news environment.
Wrote daily for eNewsletter.
Standardized press releases for publication.
Promoted to the position of Reporter II in June 2007, after taking on more challenging assignments, writing daily and monthly columns, and tackling a wider array of subject matter.