Resumé

Resumé

Objectives

To obtain a position that will allow me to use my skill set and experience to positively impact my employer.  I also welcome any opportunity to attain new skills to advance both the company and my personal career

Experience

University of Georgia, Hill Community

August 2015-present

Desk Assistant

  • Manage $40,000 of inventory
  • Assist students needing access to building and/or directions
  • Answering student questions concerning administration and housing policies
  • Take and forward calls to Residence Hall Directors and other administrative bodies within the University.

The Red & Black

March 2017-present

Contributor – News Desk

  • Write 1-2 articles weekly for the publication
  • Searching social media, word-of-mouth, and public records for story ideas
  • Interviewing at least 2 people per article
  • Covering both the Athens-Clarke County area and the University of Georgia
  • Producing photographs for articles

New York Minute Magazine

February 2017-July 2017

Lead Editor

  • Perform second-round edits for 5-6 articles daily
  • Perform quality checks for website management
  • Review resumes and editing/writing tests to approve or deny applicants
  • Train new writers, Assistant Editors, and Content Managers
  • Serve as right hand to Editor-in-Chief
  • Reformat posts from earlier publication to fit current format
  • Serve as communication between writers and management

New York Minute Magazine

January 2017-February 2017

Assistant Editor, Content Manager

  • Edit articles for daily online publication
  • Keep contact with Lead Editors for collaborative efforts
  • Manage visuals of articles
  • Use WordPress to properly format and post articles
  • Create and check hyperlinks throughout articles
  • Vet sources and ensure proper visual attribution
  • Managing SEO
  • Reformat posts from earlier publications to fit new publication formatting

University of Georgia, infusion Magazine

August 2015-May 2016

Opinions Writer

  • Write article concerning issues of social climate and social justice
  • Periodically work cooperatively with the editor
  • Collaborate with fellow writers on brainstorming or finding resources for articles
  • Format article and provide accompanying visuals

University of Georgia chapter of The Odyssey

March 2016-January 2017

Writing Staff

  • Write listicles and/or articles bi-weekly
  • Collaborate with editor
  • Share article across social media

Carmike Cinemas

April 2015-August 2015

Concessions/Floor Staff

  • Assist customers in purchasing both concessions and tickets
  • Effectively perform upselling and suggestive selling
  • Shut down all machines at end of night

Sodexo, Inc

August 2014- November 2015

Shift Leader/Concession Staff

  • Managed inventory in a manner that allows the staff to access the materials quickly and efficiently
  • Effectively supervised 15 employees in customer service, food prep, and maintenance
  • Assisted manager in the close out of concession stand after even including final inventory and money counts

A Mitchell Powell Jr. Branch Library

May 2012-August 2012

Librarian Assistant

  • Organize and shelve books
  • Decorate area and prepare for summer events
  • Assist customers in finding books, using computers, and occasionally reading to children

Education

University of Georgia-Athens, GA

August 2015-present

  • Major: Journalism
  • Minor: Women’s Studies
  • Pursuing certificates in Interdisciplinary Writing and New Media Technology
  • Expected graduation 2019-Journalism, A.B.J/School of Honors

Newnan High School-Newnan, GA

August 2011-May 2015

  • Diploma-High Honor Graduate

Strengths

Dependable, highly intelligent, punctual, responsible, mature

Great attention to detail, very creative and hardworking

Working knowledge of Microsoft office

References

Available upon request