Robin Burinskiy

Freelance Proofreader & Data Entry Freelancer

Location:Bellingham, Massachusetts, United States
2 Skills
Robin Young Burinskiy
Natick, MA •

M.A. in Psychology • Brandeis University, Waltham, MA • 2012 to 2013 • 3.75 GPA
• Composed a rigorously researched thesis that was published as a book
• Assisted graduate and undergraduate student advisees in editing compositions

B.A. in Social Psychology • University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA • 2010 to 2012 • 3.83 GPA
• Graduated summa *** laude

A.A. in Music • Berklee College of Music, Boston, MA • 2008 to 2010 • 3.65 GPA

Work Experience
Administrative Assistant • RCS Learning Center & RCS Consulting, Natick, MA • 2013
• Proofread and inspected vital documents; entered data into records and checked them for accuracy
• Initiated large-scale organization projects that greatly increased efficiency and accessibility of files and supplies
• Improved spreadsheets used to track supply orders and created methods for logging and predicting supply usage
• Liaised between clients, staff, and directors; assisted all visitors and handled a high volume of phone calls

Psychology Research Assistant • University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA • 2011 to 2012
• Collaborated with a cohesive team of researchers in systematically analyzing interviews for common themes
• Personally asked to train new lab members due to my accuracy and quick mastery of the subject
• Contributed significantly to the improvement of existing procedures for data collection and analysis

Diversity & Inclusion Office Assistant • Berklee College of Music, Boston, MA • 2009 to 2010
• Proofread and revised all office publications before distributing them to all Berklee employees
• Managed the office’s social media and promoted upcoming events; designed event posters using Photoshop
• Researched diversity issues within higher education and made recommendations for updates to college policies
• Developed and implemented a new system of organization for the Vice President’s office and files
• Answered emails and phone calls; greeted and assisted visitors

Barista & Cashier • Starbucks, Boston, MA • 2010
• Worked as part of a team in completing complex tasks in a highly efficient and precise manner; helped to train and encourage new team members
• Acquired skills in multitasking and handling competing demands in a fast-paced environment
• Delivered outstanding service to hundreds of patrons each day; maintained a polite and coolheaded demeanor in working with difficult customers, and built relationships with repeat customers
• Quickly learned a high volume of information regarding company products and procedures; adapted to constantly changing procedures and inventory; organized and restocked product displays and inventory

• Excellent writing and proofreading abilities; fastidious attention to detail
• Sophisticated analytical skills with a background in research
• Ability to be a self-starter, a supportive team member, and an effective leader
• Experience with multitasking and prioritizing among tasks of varying importance
• Strong ability to reorganize existing systems to maximize efficiency and utility
• Knowledge of software such as Microsoft Office and iLife; basic HTML and Photoshop skills
• Practiced customer service skills and experience working with employees at all levels of a company
• Comfortable with technology, including multi-line phone systems, copiers and scanners, and fax machines
Skills (2) Rating
Data Entry