To obtain a position incorporating exceptional customer service, building a long-term career with opportunities for career growth, utilizing my skills in the best possible way for achieving the company's goals. Strengths include excellent leadership, organizational, and time management skills.
*Possess excellent communication and inter-personal skills
*Proven ability to identify, analyze, and solve problems
*Highly reliable self-starter; can be counted on to complete assignments
*Proven competence in working with others in a team effort
*Competent and reliable professional, committed to top quality work
*Versatile and multi-skilled person
*Resourceful in solving problems and maximizing resources
*Enthusiastic, dependable, self-motivated
*Skilled in handling the public with diplomacy and professionalism
*Excellent hand and eye coordination and a safe work record
Life Insurance Agent05/2014 to CurrentPrimerica Financial ServiceNew Orleans, La.
Build and maintain a client base; keep clients informed about products and services for, but not limited to, life insurance, mutual funds, retirement plans and annuities.
Provide knowledgeable financial guidance to clients to ensure that their retirement is customized to their financial needs.
Aid the underwriter in assessing risk by evaluating all factors using detailed information from prospective to help minimize loss, follow through with underwriting to be sure that client applications are being processed in an effective and timely manner.
Maintain contact with existing clients on an ongoing basis to determine whether their financial needs have changed.
Cold call potential clients based on acquired leads, client referrals and web inquiries.
Educated in products and services for retirement and money management in the changing economy.
Butcher06/2008 to CurrentZara's Lil Giant SupermarketNew Orleans, La.
Cut, trim, bone, tied, and grind meats, such as beef, pork, and poultry to prepare meat in cooking form.
Shape, laced, and tied roasts, using boning knife, skewers and twine, prepare special cuts of meat ordered by customers.
Maintained and serviced meat cases with wrapped and scaled meats, provided catering services and party platter for customers upon request, consistently followed food safety procedures as dictated by Zara's Lil Giant Supermarket standards.
Responsible for maintaining a clean and hygienic meat processing area, trained and educated new hires with safe practice in the workplace, used butcher skills to show new workers how to properly and effectively process meat.
Became flexible and knowledgeable with processing all cuts of turkey and chicken meat.
Theatre Technical Assistant09/2006 to 05/2008Delgado Community CollegeNew Orleans, La.
Maintained the theatre space and set up the stage before and after performances and rehearsals, operated sound and/or light board for a variety of productions, designed, constructed, and removed sets for musicals, dramas, ballets, and operas.
Responsible for the setup and strike of stages, lighting and sound equipment, chairs, and other items and duties as needed.
Rigged stage sets, lights, and sound for performances utilizing the theatre space assisted by running lights/sound and acted as stage manager/house manager at varying performances.
Operated closely with the performers to ensure the theatre met their needs.
Customer Service Associate06/2006 to 09/2006WalgreensNew Orleans, La.
Take customer orders will providing customer service with an emphasis on courtesy, assisted customers with their orders and communicate positively in a friendly manner, asked questions to determine, verify and solve problems.
Interface with customers to identify purchasing needs and direct them to appropriate department; recommend additional products or cost-effective alternatives to enhance service and satisfaction.
Maintained and organize Walgreens displays to enhance product visibility and expedite product location activities.
Educated customers on available product options to meet and exceed customer service experience.
Team Member06/2005 to 08/2005Burger KingNew Orleans, La.
Grilled stocks and maintains sufficient levels of food products at line stations to assure a smooth service period, assumed 100% responsibility for quality of products served, complied consistently with Burger King standard portion sizes methods, quality standards and kitchen rules, policies and procedures.