Sarah Filizzi

Freelance Brochure Designer & Business Card Designer

977
Location:Towson, Maryland, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/sarahfilizzi
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Kudos
4.0
2 Skills
$20
Rate/Hr
QUALIFICATIONS
7 years experience as desktop publisher/designer
11 years of experience as administrative assistant or related position
5 years of experience accounts payable/cash receipts
Skilled liaison between organization and vendors
Demonstrated ability to adapt to new environments, technologies and equipment
Proficient in use of Microsoft Office
Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite
Strong attention to detail

EXPERIENCE
DESKTOP PUBLISHING SUPPORT ASSOCIATE, EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA CONFERENCE THE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
2008 - 2013
• Offer support services to Director of Communications, Treasurer, and Benefits Officer
• Design and layout monthly/quarterly newspaper
• Maintain website and database
• Design and distribute bulk emails and event fliers
• Event planning/coordination
• Coordinate with sub-contractors for yearly business meeting (staging, lighting, sound, video, venue and catering) and printing needs
• Purchasing of office furniture, equipment, services and computers
• Creation of database manuals

INTERIM ACCOUNTS PAYABLE/CASH RECEIPTS SUPPORT ASSOCIATE, EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA CONFERENCE THE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
2009 - 2011
• Opening of mail
• Creation of deposits
• Input of deposits into General Ledger
• Match up invoices with purchase orders and receipts
• Input of invoices into General Ledger
• Preparation and mailing of payments
• Filing

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT, NEW SONG COMMUNITY CHURCH
2002-2008
• Placing and receiving phone calls and fax transmissions
• Construction of Sunday morning projection (including creation of image, text and video files)
• Creation of weekly service bulletins
• Recording and tracing of offering and attendance
• Filing and recording
• Ordering of office supplies
• Accounts Payable
• Cash Receipts

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT, SHINING LIGHT MINISTRIES
2002-2008
• Creation of annual Report and newsletters
• Planning, execution and tracking of several fundraisers each year
• Recording and tracking of financial contributors
• Creation of images and videos for use in performing arts production
• Entry into and maintenance of 2000+ profiles
• Recording and tracking of member contributions
• Accounts Payable
• Cash Receipts

EDUCATION
ART INSTITUTE OF PITTSBURGH – ONLINE – WEB AND INTERACTIVE MEDIA
MONTGOMERY COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE – BLUE BELL, PA – UNDECLARED
UPPER PERKIOMEN HIGH SCHOOL – PENNSBURG, PA – GRADUATE
• Graduated top 3% of class
• National Honor Society – 3 years

LEADERSHIP/OTHER SKILLS
Co-leader of church youth group, teaching each Sunday morning.
Led multiple database training sessions attended by 30+ participants.
Volunteered for 3 years of high school career with Dementia group at local Retirement village


REFERENCES
PETER DINOFIA
Treasurer, Eastern Pennsylvania Conference The United Methodist Church
(484) 762-8209, pdinofia@epaumc.org

GLORIA KNOELLER
Database Administrator, Eastern Pennsylvania Conference The United Methodist Church
(484) 762-8222, gknoeller@epaumc.org

MARY JACOBS
Tax Collector, Marlborough Township
(215) 679-8339