Successful, responsible, and dependable professional with 9 years of experience in independent business positions with an objective of partnering with companies allowing work from home opportunities in quality control, training, management, writing, editing, and other professional services. Cooperative team player that enjoys working with people, but is exceptionally motivated personally to achieve goals set by clients as well as personal goals.
• types 70 wpm
• Virtual Assistant – Administrative Client Services - 1/2010 – present
Self employed offering writing, editing, and other administrative functions to small businesses and entrepreneurs from a virtual office. Press releases, web content, mailings, basic bookkeeping, and general correspondence all offered through ACS. Long term assignment proofreading transcripts of corporate conference calls to 100% accuracy for Capital IQ.
• Home Based Editor/Quality Control/Advocacy Coordinator – 7/2008 – present
On Point at Home
Contacted Americans across the country via telephone from home office regarding various political issues. Exceeded company expectations regarding acquiring support from advocates in the form of correspondence to legislators. Professionally handled phone situations as well as writing requirements. Spent extensive time editing the correspondence of other coordinators to create powerful letters. Edited and did re-writes to reflect better grammar as well as improved style.
• Independent Insurance Agent – 6/2006 – 1/2010
Acquired more than 25 new payroll accounts that produced more than $100,000 in annual premium for the company. Successfully revived “inactive” accounts that had either a previous bad experience or who had lost contact with an agent. Improved customer satisfaction in all accounts that were contacted. Promoted to management training in first year of position because of dedication, ability to follow a proven plan, and ability to work independently and effectively without supervision.
• Inside Sales – 9/2003 – 6/2006
Consistently in top 10 sales associates. Accomplished a high amount of outgoing sales calls with the motivation that every minute was an opportunity to accomplish more. Utilized time in an organized and structured manner to achieve success.
• Cosmetic Sales – 7/2002 – 9/2003
Effectively demonstrated products to customers with knowledge gained from training and personal, investigation. Positively impacted the counter's client base with a friendly, knowledgeable and helpful approach to business.
• Otterbein College, Westerville, OH
BA in Music and Business – June 1999