Marissa Nickelsberg

Freelance Editor & Proofreader

Location:New York City, New York, United States
2 Skills
Marissa Nickelsberg
1291 Greene Ave #1R Brooklyn, NY 11237


University of Vermont, 2005 to 2009 – B.A. in English. Tutor at the University Writing Center 2007-2009. Editor on the board of Vantage Point 2008-2009. Founder and treasurer for the Burlington Poets Society (weekly workshops and critiques of literary pieces) 2009-present.

Falmouth High School, Falmouth, ME, Graduated 2005.

Work Experience

Brooklyn Fire Proof- Brooklyn, NY. May 2012-present
Title: Administrative Assistant. Manage and organize an office staff of four. Copy edit, proof read and research for C.E.O. Run and update social media content for the company. Draft emails and proposals to tenants and clients. Provide tours of rental studios for prospective tenants.

Dala Consulting- Portland, ME. 2011-present (telecommute)
Title: Executive Assistant for Grants Research. Copy edit and proofread submissions and board meeting transcripts. Research potential donors and review final draft proposals. Look up addresses, phone numbers and emails for potential donors. Address and mail requests for donations. Run a variety of errands for Executive Consultant (mailings, groceries, coffee, dry cleaning).

Fresh Market- Burlington, VT. 2009-2011
Title: Key holder/Evening manager. Worked in just about every field open in the deli- register, cleaning, organizing, placing product orders and assigning staff their duties. Received produce and wine orders, priced and placed stock. Collected weekly inventory, counted drawers, placed daily and weekly product orders.

Community Counseling Center, 2007.
Title: Executive Assistant. Supported the Director of Development with updating and organizing foundation and individual donor files. Transcribed board meeting notes, entered data in Raisers Edge database, made and took phone calls to clients. Conducted research on foundations and individuals. Filled in for the front desk receptionist as a substitute and performed all meet and greets, phone calls and responding to emails as needed.
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