Marta Jespersen

Freelance Creative Writer & Editor

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Location:Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/martajespersen
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EDUCATION
St. Mary’s University College
B.A. English, Minor Science Convocating June 24, 2011
Thesis: “Social Salvation: Moll Flanders and Fanny Hill”
MANAGEMENT SKILLS
• Assisting upper management with the hiring/dehiring process
• Creating and implementing work schedules, as well as scheduling daily tasks and responsibilities of store employees
• Implementing and enforcing disciplinary measures as necessary
• Implementing and enforcing Loss Prevention measures, including open contact with Regional Loss Prevention management
COMPUTER SKILLS
• Working knowledge of the MS Office Suite, in particular Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
• Advanced Research capabilities utilizing both scholarly and non-scholarly sources
COMMUNICATION SKILLS
• Excellent written communication skills honed through years of writing at a scholarly level.
• Able to deliver information orally in a clear and concise manner
• Proficient in taking written and aural instruction, as well as providing written and oral instruction.

RELATED EXPERIENCE
Smart Set
Team Lead 2008-2009
Perform typical Sales related duties along with managerial duties such as hiring/dehiring, scheduling, loss prevention etc.
TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Krakusy Polish Song and Dance Association
Assistant Instructor 2011
Provide lessons to students aged 10-13 in Polish dance, song and cultural context in preparation for performances at home and abroad

PUBLICATIONS
“Appearances”, “Untitled”, “Dancing”, “Do You Think”, “Remember”, “Silhouettes”, “Sinking”, “Under the Cover”
Sightlines Calgary: St. Mary’s. 10:82-90 2011
“Swollen”, “Crimson-White (She Drowned)”
Sightlines Calgary: St. Mary’s. 9:51-53 2010
LANGUAGES
Polish—native language
English—speak, read and write fluently
French and Spanish—speak, read and write rudimentarily
MEMBERSHIPS
Polanie Polish Song and Dance Association
St. Mary’s University College Literary Guild
Skills (2) Rating
Creative Writing
Editing