Amy O'Brien

Freelance Photo Editor & Article Writer

Location:Oakville, Ontario, Canada
2 Skills
Objective I am a hardworking, organized and creative media graduate looking to pursue a
challenging position in a growth oriented company, which will allow me to both
utilize my skills and further my abilities.

Professional Profile
- Excellent interpersonal skills, phone manner and oce etiquette.
- Highly skilled in both Windows and Mac operating systems, Microsoft oce
and all Adobe programs.
- Strong analytical and organizational skills.
- Strong attention to detail.

HMV Canada, Visual Associate
-Responsible for front of store merchandising.
-Ensured the best customer service was provided and had many
regular customers return and ask specically for my assistance.
-Delegated jobs to fellow associates ensuring business ran
smoothly and eciently.
-Equipped with massive amounts of product knowledge. (ie. lms,
music, video games and books)

Brotherhood of Leet, Production Manager
-Responsible for cast, crew and location contracts and release
-Responsible for casting and hiring crew members.
-Aquired, created and organized set and props.
-Provided on set assistance. (ie. secondary camera operator, lighting
assistant and makeup artist.)
-Ensured everything on set ran according to plan and schedule.

Sheridan College, Teaching Assistant
-Assisted in preparing lesson plans.
-Conducted classes of 90 students when teacher was unavailable.
-Graded papers for 180 students.
-Recorded grades and calculated averages.

Blockbuster Canada, Shift Leader
-Responsible for opening and closing duties and paperwork.
-Delegated tasks to employees to ensure ecient operation of the
-Responsible for store merchandising based on sales patterns and
customer trac.
-Reconciled cash and credit at end of day.
-Massive amounts of product knowledge (ie. lm and video
-Often surpassed personal sales targets.

EB Games Canada, Manager
-Responsible for opening and closing duties
-Responsible for all store merchandising designed personally based
on sales trends and trac.
-Resposible for hiring and training new employees to ensure that the
store stayed in the top 3 stores in the district.
-Responsible for receiving and preparing merchandise.
-Massive amounts of product knowledge. (ie. video games and

Media Fundamentals, Sheridan College
Certicate program covering all aspects of television and lm prduction.
Courses included writing for screen, wed design, graphic design,
lighting design, video editing and television studion production.

Journalism, Sheridan College
Diploma program covering all aspects of journalism. Courses included
print journalism, broadcast journalism, writing for magazines, editing,
page layout and graphic design.

References Available Upon Request
Skills (2) Rating
Photo Editing
Article Writing