A resourceful self-motivated Economics graduate with an extensive understanding of economic theory with experience undertaking statistical, analytical and accounting work; whilst working in a team environment with tight deadlines. A left-brain dominate thinking Economist who is self-motivated; with experience analyzing the U.S. Labor market to discover new trends; while negotiating cooperation with higher level management of all size institutions
relevant skills and knowledge acquired through education
05/2016 to Current
EconomistU.S Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statics
analyze and collect data that produces economic indexes that diagnose & maintain the stability of the U.S.
Negotiate with all levels of management at a company to gain cooperation to obtain data for the BLS programs to produce U.S.
Practice due diligence by conducting organization refinement & research prior to meeting new management CEO/ CFO.
Analyze data consistency within organizations, collection areas, various industries to identify and document data outliers using extensive program knowledge and industry protocol.
emerge into new projects with initiative and drive.
cross regionally trained in multiple BLS programs.
ensure the data yields to our database, statistical software and also complies with our manuals our standards, rules and guidelines.
chosen to work on team projects to improve collection methods.
05/2015 to 04/2016
DIABETES OFFICE MANAGERYMCA
Assisted Economics professor outside of the classroom with collecting & analyzing statistical data to solve economic issues and recommend alternative solutions for research publications.
Examined large datasets, gathered and compared samples, conducted various statistical tests; to produce my very own research papers based on economic theory and statistical evidence.
Experience using analytical software to perform regressions and statistical analysis in and outside of the classroom for projects.
Designed & evaluated quantitative & qualitative research models.
Prepared numerous oral presentations for large and small groups; including high level executives.
Proficient with Outlook, Microsoft Office [particularly Excel]; also STATA/SAS & EView software.
Chosen as lead on four major accounting and economic group case studies: conducted operational procedures as a team, to provide companies with unique solutions with limited time and resources.
Assisted with creating, monitoring and implementing budgets for church functions Keep management informed by analyzing, interpreting, and summarizing data; then presenting it in meaningful ways.
Identify various areas for improvement of the program to upper management.
Run Excel reports, data query, create reports for outside agencies & referral groups.
Created a procedural manual and reference guide for this program.
Maintain office efficiency by calling referrals collecting data, then recording all data collected into Daxko- computer system.
Maintain organization of the office operations; while handling sensitive client information.
Transformed the paper filing system into an electronic record keeping system.
Work with Microsoft Word, Outlook, and Excel to create, interpret, and update spreadsheets and databases.
AUDIT INTERNKPMG LLP
Engaged in client walk-throughs; prepared and asked clients questions regarding their process; to clarify the audit.
Prepared detailed notes from meetings; to ensure that the information flow from the client to the audit team was efficient as possible.
Worked on balancing and reconciling general ledger accounts.
Assisted senior auditors with analyzing, then communicating accounting issues to client staff managers; and performed control testing in accordance with GAAP.
Responsible for conducting research and gathering facts on the client's processing; then prepared reports for senior staff to use.
Practiced posting and recording transactions to journals, ledgers and other accounting records.
01/2010 to 09/2015
Member Services Associate IIYMCA
Audit daily paper work.
Assist with training new employees.
Gather financial information from prospects, and process financial assistance applications.
Constant multitasking duties include: calling back prospects conducting surveys, program registration, answering inquiries, resolving problems, making recommendations, maintaining and updating databases, tracking incoming calls.
Manage returned EFTs & credit card payments by either: resubmitting it/ or contacting members by phone.
Process any changes to member accounts; including: account corrections, membership credits, terminations, downgrades/upgrades, and changing banking information.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science: Economics MayNorth Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University － Greensboro, NCEconomics 3.2 May
University of Sydney － SydneyAustralia
John Tyler Community College － Richmond, VA
accounting, banking, budgets, clarify, oral, credit, client, clients, databases, database, due diligence, Economics, filing, financial, general ledger accounts, inventory, notes, meetings, Excel, Microsoft Office, office, Outlook, Microsoft Word, multitasking, presenting, presentations, publications, qualitative research, reconciling, record keeping, recording, research, SAS, spreadsheets, STATA, statistical analysis, surveys, phone, unique, upgrades
Achievements & Community Service
*Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society
*Dean's List (2011 -2014)
*KPMG Internship (2013)
*Deloitte Case Study (2011 - 2013)
*John Deere Case Study (2012)
*Dean's Certificate of Academic Achievement (2013 - 2014)
*Cosmetology License (Active)
*State Fair Cosmetology Chairman (2008-2011)
*110 Volunteer Hours (2010 - 2014)