Helena Amorim

Freelance Portuguese Translator & Book Illustrator

Location:White Plains, New York, United States
2 Skills
322 Upland Avenue, Yonkers N.Y. 10703 (914) 588-3938 hsa92275@yahoo.com

Effective Communications / Superior Organizational/ Leadership/ Successful Sales/ Excellent Multitasking/ Imaginative & Creative/ Passionate Enthusiasm/ Goal Oriented/ Team Player with ability to work independently


08/09-Present The College of Westchester White Plains, NY
Admissions Counselor (promoted 8/2010)
• Conduct interviews and evaluate prospective candidates, in order to match the College’s programs to the client needs
• Build and maintain relationships with current and prospective students and parents / guardians / high school counselors / teachers; from enrollment through graduation.
• Acquire new leads and close sales via phone contact and in person interviews with rigorous follow up practices ensuring candidates meet their commitments in allotted time frame
• Conduct effective student meetings and secure essential documentation (ie: transcripts, essays, recommendations etc.)
• Meet/exceed all goals set forth by upper management, resulting in several certificates of recognition
• Work along with financial aid, enrollment services and assessment center to prepare students for Certificate, Associates or Bachelors Degree programs
• Coach students for success, personal mentoring
Assistant Admissions Coordinator
• Applicant engagement
• Coordinate activities pertaining to the admissions process
• Provide information to applicants/students via telephone, walk-in visits or scheduled appointments
• Coordinate and participate in recruitment activities and provide information on college opportunities and admission procedures/activities
• Create daily/weekly Excel Spreadsheets and reports to summarize net/gross numbers at a glance

09/05-08/09 Bisogni Chiropractic Center White Plains, NY
Administrative Assistant /Medical
• Greet and answer patient inquires and follow up with insurance companies
• Input and maintain patient files and scheduling
• Implemented insurance verification forms and process claims quickly and efficiently
• Train new staff members
• Collections and Accounts Payable and Receivable
• Compile and analyze data from monthly reports and suggested ideas to market and increase revenue


EDUCATION: May 2009 State University of New York, Purchase, N.Y. Dean’s List GPA: 3.59
Bachelor of Arts Major: Liberal Studies. Concentration: Communications and Media Studies

CERTIFICATION: August 2010 Aacrao, American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Fluent in Portuguese, Advanced knowledge of Spanish and French

COMPUTER SKILLS: Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power point, Outlook, Internet applications, Eclipse Medical software, Campus Vue