Katelyn Barclay

Freelance Business Writer & Proofreader

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Location:Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/katelynbarclay
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Kudos
3.5
2 Skills
$10
Rate/Hr
Katelyn Barclay
SKILLS AND ABILITIES
OFFICE MANAGEMENT AND SKILLS
• Training in project management, meeting and conference planning, and travel arrangements.
• Keyboarding speed of 67 wpm.
• Training in the theory of organizational behaviour.
• Training in basic bookkeeping.
• Learned the appropriate method of filing and records management using alphabetic, geographic, numeric, and subject filing systems.
• Excellent time management skills.

WRITING AND PROOFREADING SKILLS
• Conducted research, cited works, and wrote essays and research papers.
• Learned to write effective business letters, business reports, and memorandums.
• Made use of reference materials to correct and edit spelling, grammar, and word usage in essays, business reports, business letters, and memorandums.
• Learned correct formatting of business letters, business reports, and memorandums.

MICROSOFT OFFICE SUITE 2013
WORD
• Used Word to create, edit, and write essays, letters, and research papers.
• Used Word for basic desktop publishing to create flyers, advertisements, and newsletters.
EXCEL
• Experience in Excel for data entry in my positions at the Calgary Stampede and New Way Motorsports.
• In-depth training in Excel to use functions, create charts, and examine budgets.
POWERPOINT
• Used Powerpoint to create stylish and informative presentations for class assignments.
OUTLOOK
• Used Outlook to communicate effectively with coworkers while out of the office in my positions at the Calgary Stampede and New Way Motorsports.

CUSTOMER SERVICE
• Experience serving customers in a polite and pleasant manner from previous work.
• Experience in responding to email and phone inquiries.

EDUCATION
Lethbridge College, Lethbridge, Alberta
Administrative Office Professional Certificate 2014 - 2015
Graduated April 2015
University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta
Partially complete B.Ed. in English Language Arts Education 2013 - 2014
University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta
B.A. in English 2009 - 2013
Minor: French

AWARDS AND CERTIFICATES
Honours Certificate 2014
Jason Lang Scholarship 2011, 2013
Alexander Rutherford Scholarship 2009

WORK EXPERIENCE
New Way Motorsports, Lethbridge Alberta
Service Writer 2014-2015
Kamp Kiwanis, Bragg Creek Alberta
Kitchen Staff 2013
Collicut Siding Golf Course, Crossfield Alberta
Food and Beverage Attendant 2012
Dairy Queen, Calgary Alberta
Counter Attendant 2008-2010
The Calgary Stampede, Calgary Alberta
Night Clerk 2009, 2010
Calgary Board of Education, Calgary Alberta
Library Page 2008-2009
Skills (2) Rating
Business Writing
Proofreading