Amanda Scott

Freelance Proofreader & Writer

Location:Rochester, New York, United States
2 Skills
2260 Dale Rd
Warsaw, NY 14569
585-770-3739 (C)

• Purchase College, State University of New York
o Bachelor of Arts in Cinema Studies (2011-currently finishing degree)—3.94GPA
o Cinema Studies Senior Project Prize—From Daytime Doctors to Primetime Housewives: Tracing the Television Soap Opera—Tracing the evolution of the daytime dramatic serial and its influence upon today’s television coupled with the creation of a fictional soap opera world, Leighton Ridge
o French Film Festival Volunteer
• Genesee Community College
o Associates in Science in Business Administration (2006)
o Associate in Science in Liberal Arts and Science—General Studies (2006)
• Perry Central School (2004)—High School Diploma, Graduated fifth in class, National Honor Society, President’s Education Award for Outstanding Academic Excellence, Close-Up, Washington, D.C.: a first-hand look at the American political system, Journalism Scholarship Award

Soap Opera Weekly
Intern January 2010-May 2010
• Record/Type interviews
• Generate recaps for daytime programming
• Organize photo library
• Write character/actor biographies
• Organize past articles

Pampered Chef
Consultant June 2009-present
• Host parties
• Manage business affairs

American Classic Outfitters
Inspection Summer 2007
May 2008-February 2009
• Inspect garments
• Maintain a clean and safe work environment
• Approve final product

Walt Disney World
College Program
Port Orleans Resort
Front Desk and Bell Services Aug. 23rd, 2006-Jan. 5th, 2007

• Perform the checking in and out of guests
• Handle guest situations
• Handle and store luggage
• Use computer systems to locate luggage
• Use computer system, DPMS, for guest information
• Handle large amounts of cash
• Dispatch for bell services
• Answer guest questions
• Provide knowledge regarding the resort and guest areas
• Establish relationships with the guest
• Uphold the Traditions of The Walt Disney Company

Tops Market
Closing Cashier 2004-2006

• Oversee a crew of two/three cashiers on the night shift
• Responsible for the breakdown of registers
• Adjust pricing information
• Trainer
• Replenish / Stock shelves
• Interact with customers and store management
• Customer Service


• Public Speaking
• Beginner-Intermediate Spanish
• MS Word
• Excel
• iPhoto
• iMovie
• E-mail
• PowerPoint
• Internet
Skills (2) Rating