I am an extremely committed worker and strive to be a reliable employee and coworker. Punctuality is most important to me because then people can always count on me to be there when I am needed. When at work, I fulfill all my commitments in a timely manner and complete them exceptionally well. I help out where I am needed without being asked and will take on any tasks just to learn something new. I am well organized and can handle multiple tasks at once. I write for a San Diego based magazine and I have received my Associate's degree in Journalism. Highly motivated sales associate with extensive customer service and sales experience. Performance-driven Marketing Manager skilled in creating marketing plans and leading successful product launches, promotions and development.
I can work all Microsoft programs as well as Adobe InDesign and Photoshop.
I am fluent in English and Spanish and can provide great customer service.
to 12/2014 Farmer's Insurance and Financial Services – Chula Vista,
Working in a well known insurance agency has extremely broadened my experience in the insurance and financial industry.
I work in the marketing department for agent David McClurg and help manage his over 2 thousand client, both personal and commercial businesses.
I help to bring new business to our agency and have made over $5000 in commission in the past four months that I have been with the agency.
I schedule appointments with ease and offer great customer service.
Completed and mailed bills, contracts, policies, invoices and checks.
Reviewed files, records and other documents to obtain information and respond to requests.
Sales Associate and Cashier05/2012
to 05/2014 True Religion Brand Jeans – San Diego,
Greeted customers and maintained top selling position in my store every month.
Gained experience in the retail fashion industry dealing with high-pressured sales volume in the store.
Working in a high-end store, I was able to sell $3000 per day and helped all my co-workers improve their sales skills.
Customer Service Representative06/2011
to 05/2013 Accredited Legal Services – San Diego,
Working in a legal office, I learned how to work with different cases in a high pressured environment and remain well organized as I fulfill my tasks.
I am able to make schedules, order products and do invoices as well.
Assigned tasks to associates, staffed projects, tracked progress and updated managers, partners and clients as necessary.
Planned and executed events and marketing programs, producing five times target number of qualified leads.
to Current The Goods Magazine – San Diego,
I was hired to write for an up and coming online magazine and have had the pleasure of meeting fashion designers, make up artist, stylist, musicians and business partners in the fashion industry.
I have learned so much about keeping up with trends and following the latest news stories.
I choose my own topics and have an eye out for trendsetting ideas to spread to viewers everywhere.
As a journalist I have been able to publish various stories covering artist, make-up artists, music, musicians, fashion designers and business entrepreneurs.
I have been on set at fashion shoots for the magazine interviewing everyone in the building for my story, all while observing the production and falling even more in love with the industry of all that comes with fashion production pre and post, from camera angles, staged sets and runways, fittings, music, styling and make up for models as well as Public Relations and promotion.
I can also edit videos and design page layouts and write a monthly blog with The GOODS Magazine that is published on the website.
I am able to do what I love and writing seems to come naturally.
Service Clerk and Product Knowledge08/2008
to 05/2011 Smart & Final Extra – El Cajon,
Working at a large grocery and warehouse store enables me to help customers with any questions they may have about our products which are bulk packaged mainly for large families and businesses.
As I put in more hours at the store, I was able to work on the floor restocking shelves with items, facing isles neatly, building end caps of promotional items and helping with rotation of season displays and sale items.
I gained all of my patience and how to deliver fast and friendly customer service with a smile and positive attitude towards customers.
In return I was always invited to free meals at local restaurants and places of businesses when the owners got to know me as they daily visited my store for supplies.
Associate of Arts: Journalism2014Southwestern College-
Chula Vista, 91915,
CAGPA: GPA: 3.0GPA: 3.0 Staff writer for the award-winning college newspaper The Southwestern Sun and magazine El Sol.