Sonja Bicanic

Freelance Creative Writer & German Translator

Location:Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
2 Skills
Sonja Bicanic
817 Cambridge Drive, Virginia Beach, VA 23454
(757) 374-9934

OBJECTIVE: To assist in achieving your company’s objectives, while specifically contributing communication skills.

School of Communication Studies, James Madison University
Bachelor of Arts (May 2011)
Majors: Communication Studies, Modern Foreign Languages (Concentration: German)
GPA: 3.62
Academic Recognition & Honors: Dean’s List, President’s List, Honors Program.
Two original English translations (from German)
Attended Education without Borders Conference 2011 in Dubai

Banquet Server & Waitress Cavalier Golf and Yacht Club May 2009- August 2010
- Setting up events and keeping accurate inventory on rented items
Responsible for memorizing full menu and taking orders and entering them into computers to send to kitchen.
Provided superior customer service to both members and guests.

Beverage Cart & Bartender Cavalier Golf and Yacht Club May 2010- August 2010
Promoted club events and attended to member’s request on golf course.
Stocked cart and meet member’s needs on golf course.
Keep sanitary environment and keep inventory of drinks.

Receptionist Cavalier Golf and Yacht Club May 2005- August 2010
- Served as frontline staff and created welcoming atmosphere for members and guests.
- Directed over 100 calls per day and informed managers of members personal requests.
Created event calendars and answered questions about every event and club related information .
LANGUAGES: English, German, Serbo-Croatian

IT SKILLS: Research, Microsoft and Macintosh experience, Excel