Marketing and Merchandising, * Possess good judgment along with excellent communication, organizational
and prioritization skills. *The ability to consistently anticipate executive, staff and clients needs. * Shows
tact, discretion, confidentiality and good judgment in handling sensitive and confidential matters
and documentation. * Demonstrates ability to prioritize and manage multiple assignments in a fast-
paced environment to meet deadlines with efficiency and accuracy. * Attention to detail, and executes
responsibilities with a sense of urgency and follow-through. * Flexible and adaptable to rapid changes in the
daily work environment and be resourceful in solving problems., * Proficient in Event Management software-
Convio, Blackbaud, Raiser Edge, Constant Contact, Cintrix, , Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint,
Sales Associate10/2015 to Current Chicos FASMichigan City, IN
Primarily responsibility is to ensure a great customer experience and maximum profitability.
Perform various sales and register transactions and aids in controlling shrink through customer interaction.
Meet company sales goals by utilizing sales techniques and communicating product knowledge to the customer; recommends merchandise selections or helps to locate or obtain merchandise based on customer needs and desires.
Perform various sales and register transactions including ringing purchases, processing of cash or credit payments and counting money.
Maintains an awareness of customers to both increase service levels and reduce security risks; remains current on policies regarding payment and exchanges, customer service, security practices, and other applicable operations.
Maintains knowledge of current sales and promotions; maintains pricing and visual standards.
Builds and maintains a solid customer following through clienteling and wardrobing Maintains standards in merchandise handling, presentation, loss prevention, and all other duties as directed by management.
Participates in visual directives including monthly store sets and zone maintenance.
Other duties as assigned/required.
Special Event & Project Coordinator01/2009 to 10/2015 Sojourner Truth House IncGary, IN
Developing fund development materials/guidelines for marketing communications media.
Advising on contracting issues and designing marketing communications presentations and layouts.
Advise on and recommend specific communications events and activities designed to meet challenges of diverse internal and external audiences with varying levels of information requirements and interests.
Recommend policies, programs, services, and procedures governing the dissemination of information to internal stakeholders (executives, managers, employees).
Troubleshooting user problems, collecting and analyzing comments to evaluate the success of marketing communication efforts to plan for development of the next project release.
Providing consulting and advisory services to management regarding the current and potential uses for marketing materials.
Advising others on developments and advances in marketing media and how these innovations can benefit daily operations.
Coordinate details of events such as charity/gala events, community events, business meetings, conferences, employee appreciation and volunteer events.
Calculate budgets and ensure they are adhered to.
Maintains well documented, accurate, organized and up-to-date file management in order to serve client and employer in the most expedient, organized and knowledgeable manner.
Develops strong vendor relationships through appropriate client communication and the use of professional, courteous and ethical interpersonal interaction.
Hire, train, and supervise volunteers and support staff required for events.
Real Estate Field Researcher01/2006 to 11/2010 MetrostudyElgin, IL
Traveled into the assigned territory to inspect the conditions and the status of placed new home subdivisions and inspect every home site and check for accuracy.
Review and interpret plans, blueprints, site layouts and specifications.
Enter into record keeping systems appropriate data needed to update building progress floor plans, and pricing information.
Research and compile lists of prospected leads from newspapers and trade periodicals to ascertain information of new home construction.
Reported all daily, weekly activities and expenses through the use of forms and reports to verify accuracy and completeness of site layouts and specifications.
Performed other duties as assigned.
Executive Administrative Assistant08/2004 to 06/2005 Chase Academy for Communication ArtsColumbus, OH
Handled incoming calls and schedule appointments, provided total administrative support to all members of the executives, management and staff.
Served as a liaison between the students, staff, parents and management.
Responsible in handling all employee relations, such as fielding complaints and maintaining employee attendance report.
Prepare invoices, reports, memos, letters, financial statements and other documents, using spreadsheets, databases, and varies presentation software.
File and retrieve school documents, records, and reports including opening, sorting, and distribute incoming correspondence.
Handling all building maintenance relating to calls and negotiating leasing contacts and renewals.
Review operating practices and procedures to determine whether improvements can be made in workflow, reporting procedures, or expenditures.
Associate of Science: Business Management/Computer ProgrammingBusiness Management/Computer Programming
Professional Development: in Office Management, Event Management and Team