Proactive and results-oriented Professional seeking a challenging and progressively responsible position where my research experience, communication skills and managerial expertise may be effectively applied.
Convey the practices and procedures required to conduct scientific survey interviews. I implement several modes of data collection including telephone, in -person, and mail surveys. Performs surveys of all sizes including, multi-year, nationwide, longitudinal studies. Conduct surveys and interviews several ways, such as knocking on doors and interviewing people in their homes and offices, or calling people on the phone to set appointments to interview them. Collecting data using computer assisted interviewing techniques. Extensive travel on a weekly basis. Duties including interviewing, editing, coding, analysis and reporting.
Took photographs of displays and signage to determine merchandising plans. Plan commercial displays to entice and appeal to customers. Place prices and descriptive signs on backdrops, fixtures, merchandise, or floor. Change or rotate window displays, interior display areas, or signage to reflect changes in inventory or promotion. Obtained plans from display designers or display managers and discuss their implementation with clients or supervisors. Develop ideas or plans for merchandise displays or window decorations. Consult with advertising or sales staff to determine type of merchandise to be featured and time and place for each display. Arrange properties, furniture, merchandise, backdrops, or other accessories, as shown in prepared sketches. Construct or assemble displays or display components from fabric, glass, paper, or plastic using hand tools or woodworking power tools, according to specifications. Collaborate with others to obtain products or other display items.
Supervised and trained merchandise staff, scheduled and assigned employees to merchandising jobs, and inspect work when completed. Coordinated and communicated with store managers to determine job needs and specifications. Wrote evaluations and provided counseling and mentoring. Recorded time and attendance. Offered retail merchandising services to Northern Virginia, District of Columbia, and Maryland territory. Communicated with consumers and managers. Stocked and restocked shelves, tagged merchandise, and followed plan-o-gram to organize merchandise. Rotated stock and replaced old merchandise with new merchandise. Removed recall items and built end-caps. Promoted products to increase sales. Took reports, inventoried products to determine what is and is not selling. Input information and data into computer to create reports.
Traveled to various locations surveying and interviewing random people about products for a marketing research company. Conducted mystery shopping, tabulated data and reported findings, Extensive travel through out the state.
Sorted and delivered mail to residences and business establishments along specified routes by walking and driving. Signed for cash on delivery and registered mail before leaving the post office. Recorded address changes and redirected mail for those addresses. Bundled mail in preparation for delivery or transportation to relay boxes. Left notices telling patrons where to collect mail that could not be delivered. Kept money drawers in order and balanced daily transactions. Weighed letters, parcels and computed mailing costs. Logged in registered and certified mail. Obtained signatures from recipients of registered or special delivery mail. Checked mail to ensure correct postage and the packages and letters were safe and within in United Postal Service content guidelines. Answered questions regarding mail regulations and procedures, postage rates, and post office boxes.
Maintained files and records of US Marine Corps Officers.Prepared correspondence and input data into our unit diary systems. In charge of maintaining Marine Corps directives. Provided extensive security duty for command and unit.
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