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Tarnce Reaves - Freelance Page Design & Flash Design
0
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3.0
2 Skills
$10
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I am a writer from South Carolina that is searching the web for company's in the demand for freelance writers.My skill in short story writing,Bloggin,and designing. You can message me at r.terance2000@yahoo.com//; or r.terance@yahoo.com. I
Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States
Nicole J Junker - Freelance Article Writing & Blog Writing
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5.0
2 Skills
$18
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Education: • Master of Arts in Central and Eastern European Studies La Salle University 2013-2014 (Expected Graduation Date) Area of Focus: The Republic of Moldova • Bachelor of Arts in History San Diego State University 2005-2012 Major: History Work Experience: • Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) September 2010 – Current Position: Media Manager Supervisor: Rex Davis (858) 735-3529 Duties: 1) Media Management • Media Outreach • Media Intake and Scheduling • Media Distribution • Media Relations • Public Speaking 2) Social Media Program • Integrate Presence Throughout Multiple 2.0 Platforms • Create Content to Express a Consistent Brand Message in Line with Organization Mission Statement. • Engage users across all platforms • Monitor and act upon, if relevant, trends in the 2.0 community regarding our area of specialty. • Analytic Research and Reporting • Email Marketing • Website Upkeep and Development 2) Project Management • Management of Sponsor Programs • Scheduling of Deliverables • Project Scheduling • Measurement of Project Success 3) Business Opportunity Development 4) Technical Theme Based Writing 5) Victim Assistance 6) Public Outreach • RPR Partners, LLP February 2010 – August 2010 Position: Executive Assistant Supervisor: Tennille Hedblad (858) 768-3306 Duties: 1) Travel Arrangements 2) Event Planning 3) Correspondence on Director’s behalf 4) Office Project Coordination 5) Creation of Internal and External Documents 6) Scheduling and Calendar Management • Cameron Family YMCA 2002- 2009 Position: Gymnastics Coach Supervisor: Rebecca Cobbs (619) 449-9622 Duties: 1) Teaching Gymnastics to Children ages 0-17 2) Communicating with Parents and Addressing Concerns 3) Planning Lessons for Group Activities Additional Activities: • Co-Founder of With More Than Purpose, a non-profit organization working with victims of domestic *** trafficking, raising public awareness, assisting NGOs (Local and International) and more. • Volunteer for multiple organizations including San Diego Youth Services, Generate Hope, The CASE Act, San Diego Diplomacy Council, Philadelphia International Visitors Council, International Humanitarian Foundation, T.E.A.C.H. • Active member of The Association of Slavic, Eastern European and Eurasian studies and The World Affairs Council. Social Media Experience: Editorial, Social Media, Web, Public Relations, Marketing, Content Creation (video, editorial, graphic, etc.), Search Engine Optimization, Web Analytics, Branding Identity Theft Resource Center - San Diego, CA Twitter: @ITRCSD Facebook: www.facebook.com/ITRCSD Media Manager, September 2010 – Current • Creation and daily coordination of entire social media campaign for the organization • Facilitate relationship with marketing and PR teams to determine consistent and coherent brand messaging • Manage and maintain social media accounts for the brand on various channels: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Pinterest, Google+, various social bookmarking and blogging sites. This includes daily review of new and up and coming applications which may prove useful to the organization • Social media monitoring for brand reception; sponsor service and damage control when necessary. • Victim outreach and assistance through various social media outlets • Coordinate giveaways and contests ran through the social media channels; draft editorial content for these promotions • Research and write multiple daily blogs for ITRC blog as well as sponsors on the topic of identity theft, privacy and InfoSec • Media appearances to facilitate new relationships to benefit the organization including expert opinions for major publications and news stations • Research and utilize unique business opportunities for non-profits • Analyze social media program and create monthly reports for Board of Directors • Email marketing including usage of programs such as Vertical Response, Mail Chimp and Constant Contact Published Writing: • “Beware the Vacation Overshare” – Privatei by Private Wifi, September 2013 • “Trends and Predictions for Identity Theft in 2013” – Protect My ID by Experian, January, 2013 • “Sgrouples for Privacy” – iKeepSafe, November 2012 • “Moldova, A Hotbed for Human Trafficking” – Huffington Post, February 2011 This is just a small sample of my published work, which is representative of my breadth of subject knowledge and writing skills. I also hold ongoing author profiles for a number of online platforms which I can utilize for professional purposes. Education: • La Salle University, M.A. in Central and Eastern European Studies • San Diego State University, B.A. in History • CIPA Certified • Hootsuite University, Certified Expert • University of California San Diego, Adobe InDesign Certification Computer programs at proficiency level or above: Hootsuite, SocialOOMPH, Twitter, Facebook, Google+, YouTube, Linkedin, Foursquare, Quora, Wordpress, Joomla, Blogger, Tumblr, Pinterest, Yelp, Google Analytics, Adobe PhotoShop, Microsoft Office Suite, Vertical Response, Constant Contact, Involver, Woobox, Tweetdeck, and many other minor applications.
San Diego, California, United States
Johnathan - Freelance Graphic Design & Flyer Design
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Kudos
1.0
2 Skills
$10
Rate/Hr
John Dawson (719) 285-8571 ? 675 Family Center Dr. #9 ? Canon City, CO 81212 ? johnd81212@yahoo.com PROFESSIONAL OBJECTIVE Self-motivated and energetic graphic arts student with excellent computer and interpersonal skills. Able to execute projects accurately and on time, and capable of handling multi-task responsibilities. Seeking position as a [entry-level designer? intern?] with [company name]. PROVEN CAPABILITIES • Proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, and MS Word • Basic HTML/CSS knowledge • Strong interpersonal skills gained through clientele interaction • Customer service as well as supervising/management experience EDUCATION STEVENS-HENAGER COLLEGE, Salt Lake City, UT Associate’s Degree in Graphic Arts Anticipated Graduation: March 2012 Relevant Courses: • Advertising Design, • Web Page Design Principles • Page Layout Tools • Marketing • Typography • Logo and Identity Design • Package Design, etc. EMPLOYMENT HISTORY US XPRESS, Colton, CA March 2008 – March 2009 Over-the-road, truck driver • Delivered freight to all of the US and international territories • On board computers for tracking, followed DOT regulations, unloaded and loaded freight, logged all miles driven in a day and filled out all paperwork CR ENGLAND, Salt Lake City, UT October 2007 – March 2008 Over-the-road, truck driver SWIFT, Denver, CO February 2007 – October 2007 Over-the-road, truck driver
Canon City, Colorado, United States
James Laguardia - Freelance Programming & Website Programming
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Kudos
1.5
2 Skills
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Hello, I am still new to programming. I am making this profile just to start off. Eventually I want to put my skills to good use. I've had a knack for programming, and I love to make programs. I am currently in progress for my A.S. in Computer Programming and Analysis, and on track for a B.A.S. Software Development at UCF.
Orlando, Florida, United States
Pengwang - Freelance Website Programming & Software Design
0
Kudos
3.0
2 Skills
$50
Rate/Hr
Peng Wang Personal Information: Address: 43 Ella St Adamstown Newcastle Australia 2289 Phone: 0431225952 e-mail: bseastar@hotmail.com, Peng.Wang@uon.edu.au EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: ? 10 Years of experience in developing & testing business applications with the ability to architect/develop/design solutions,manage development teams, and successfully deliver multiple projects (Agile and Traditional) on time and under budget. Performed in the role of programmer, Analyst, software engineer, Technical Lead, and Architect and have assisted the sales team as a pre-sales consultant. Possesses strong customer facing and presentational skills and enjoys working as a hands-on technical Lead or contributing member of a development team. Technology focus since 2000 has been on J2EE/JEE software development, utilizing Spring, Hibernate, Agile Methodologies and various Open Source tools with the angle of how to make them more efficient. TECHNICAL EXPERTISE LANGUAGES OPERATION SYSTEMS DATABASES TOOLS Java (J2SE/J2EE, JEE), Javascript, AJAX, AngularJS, Jquery, AOP, JDBC, XML, XSL/XSLT, EJB, JSP/ Servlets, RMI, HTML, Taglibs. POJO, SQL, C#, C++, AspectJ, Matlab, R, Weka Windows, Unix, Linux (Ubuntu), OS X Oracle (8.x, 9.x, 10g), MySql, Sql Server 2002 Servers: BEA WebLogic Application Server (5.x, 6.x, 7.x,8.x, 9.x), Tomcat( 3.x, 4.x, 5.x), IBM Websphere. Struts, Spring MVC, Spring Security, Hibernate, Axis2, Junit, Ant, Maven 1.x, 2.x, NetBeans, Eclipse, Hudsun, Tapestry, Appfuse, CVS, SVN EMPLOYMENTS: Contract Java developer customized ERP for SLOMONS Flooring. Nov 2014-on going Project is to help SLOMONS to manage its products and customers with certain workflow. The Project is adapted Web applications based on a framework combining angularJS,Jquery, Spring MVC,Spring Security and Hibernate. This framework is helpful because the SLOMONS is spreading quickly and has many branches in Australia. The company needs a software witch can reduce business costs (less time talking to customers over the phone; eliminate printed materials; allow users to update their own details), centralize data, be quick and easy to updates and can be derivatively access to latest information for employees where every they are located. Therefore, we use Jquery, AngularJs to make single page applications to enhance web applications availability and usability. Also, The use of spring framework and hibernate can control data flow on service layer and protect data’s accuracy Responsibility: • Created Several Use Cases, conceptual models, and class diagrams to support the software that was developed. • • Designed and coded several EJBs, including Session beans and Entity beans with their accompanying component interfaces. • Designed and developed the front-end using JSP/HTML, AngularJs, JSON, and Jquery .and did transformation using XSL and XSLT. • Environment: Java, J2EE, EJB, JSP/Servlets, Maven, JNDI, TOMCAT 6.0. MAC. Researcher, Analyst VicomTech Institute, San Sebastian Spain April 2013-Oct 2013 Vicomtech-IK4 (http://www.vicomtech.org/) is one of the first centers to account simultaneously with the ISO 9001: 2008 and UNE 166002: 2006 international prestige that placed him at the forefront of quality in research and demonstrate its commitment to the quality of its processes . All its activities are regulated management system with R + D + i like the continuous improvement of outcomes and their measurement, optimization of processes of technological innovation and the transfer and knowledge generation. Responsibilities: ? Cooperated with local team to collect patient’s data from spanish hospitals. ? Analysed collected information as former experience to assist doctors make recommendations about diagnoses of breast Cancer based on Evolutionary Algorithm. ? Utilized former experience to improve accuracy and preciseness of the recommendations. ? Designed and developed web page to collect patients’ testing information by using Jquery,Json, Struts, Jquery-Struts plugin, facelet, Html, XML. ? Created Middle dier by using Spring framework to manage java mean and help class communicate with presentation tier. ? Embedded Evolutionary algorithm to learn pattern among previous patient’s data for self-improvement. ? Developed Object Relational Mapping to connect database and share data with other hospitals. ? Used test-driven development to write test class for unit test before coding. ? Hudson was hired for integration test. ? Subversion was used for version controlling Researcher the University of Newcastle Australia Oct. 2010-May 2014 ? designed and developed a clinical diagnosis website in Spain. ? developed Evolutionary Algorithm to deal with optimization problem ? implemented Data Mining algorithms for prediction purpose ? designed and developed a web crawler for collecting data from the Internet First Year in my PhD study: Focused on unformated and semi formatted data on the website. Designed a unique structure by using javabean combining XML which imitates Human DNA as knowledge representation, using four elements (variables, functions, roles and constraints) to carry different type of data and making it to be transportable and reuseable. A Web Crawler has been designed by using java URL connection to capture data from website and convert it into our unique data structure by using HTML Parser and Dom4J. This data carried by our unique structure is able to be calculated by using machine learning algorithms for prediction, to be exchanged with other applications and to be stored in wild format databases. A Journal Paper (Impact Factor 1.0) in 2012 and a international conference paper based on this implementation have been published in the same year. Second Year in my PhD study: I had begun to study data mining algorithms ( classification, regression, clustering,association rules and attribute selection ) to find patterns from both supervised and unsupervised data. In my experiment, a data set contained a million records with 100 features was utilized for predictions. Initially, the feature selection algorithm Relief-f was used in preprocessing layer to reduce the redundant and irrelevant features, and then the exam hired Nearest Neighbour method and Decision Tree algorithm find trend among data and use it for future predictions. The experiment was running in java environment with the Object Oriented Design. a journal paper has been published on Cybernetics and Systems (Impact Factor 1.2) in 2013. Last Year in my PhD study Evolutionary Algorithm as the most popular algorithm that has the ability to deal with big data/ optimization problem has been studied by many researchers. Optimization issues with multiple purposes are full of the world. Therefore, my study is focus on the evolutionary algorithms, especially the multiple evolutionary algorithms. I programed an experiment by using java language that uses Multiple Evolutionary Algorithm NSGA-II combining our DNA structure to calculate two dimension salesman issue with 200 cities. the experiment successfully found optimal solutions with two acceptable path for each dimension in competitive times. A paper has been accepted on Neurocomputing (Impact Factor 2.0) in 2014. I published a paper in 2013 as a co-author and another one in 2014 as a second co-author in Neurocomputing (Impact Factor 2.0) . Senior developer and Analyst Lorder Co LTD Aug 2005-Nov 2008 Lorder that devotes to consultant and software development is a high technology company based on best practices like ISO-9001 to standardize business process documentation and help customers carry out e-government. The Company has been selected by Shanghai government for many projects. I had been a core developer and designer that was involved in projects like, “letter and calls” Responsibilities: ? Gathered business requirement and wrote functional specifications and detail design documents. ? Designed object model (use case/class/sequence/activity diagram by using Rational Rose. ? Involved in Project Architecture, Functional analysis, Process WorkFlow and designing. ? Implemented business process, database retrievals, access of information and User Interface using Java, Struts, and Spring Framework. ? Designed data model, generated DDL scripts and wrote DML scripts. ? Integrated other sub-systems with structured product applications through JMS, SOAP based on web services and XML. ? Created framework based on J2EE Struts, Spring and JDO. ? Integration and Unit testing implementation for new/refactored code. ? Maven was used for building and deploying project. for Shanghai Bureau, “Industry and Commerce registration website” and “E-Office solution”. java developer and system analyst Shanghai China. Telecomm Nov.2002 –Aug. 2005 I was Part of a team developed billing b2c system for Shanghai Telecomm and designed the UML graph to analyse the system requirement. The project is Developed as a dynamic n-tier J2EE application to set up online bill payment from user’s mobile usage. The application also has facilities like User Registration, Recurring Payment, Schedule a payment, and Bill Info, etc. Customer can view his/her Payment History and create a customized report. Admin module provides functionality for managing and maintaining user profile. Responsibilities: ? Involved in requirement analysis, design and implementation of the system. ? The Presentation layer used Struts to implement the MVC design pattern and facilitate user interface design by the use of JSP's and Struts based tag libraries. The Struts framework was also augmented by Validator XML config files. ? Adapted various design patterns like Front Controller, Business Delegate, Data Transfer Objects [DTO],Service locator, Session Facade, Data Access Objects [DAO] and Template Method pattern ? Extended request processor class for customizing the Action Servlet. ? Responsible for writing the SAX parsers for transaction details which are read/written using the data/to from database and rest of the enterprise. ? Implemented XML to stream data across different Interfaces for Reconciliation and Reversal process of the transaction files. ? Performed unit tests using JUnit framework for Unit Testing. ? Use continuous integration tool such as Hudson tools to build and Test code frequently ? Developed and used SQL and Stored Procedures in Oracle 9i database. Environment: UML, Rational Rose 2000, XML, HTML, JavaMail, JavaScript, Servlets 2.4, JSP 2.0, Struts (2.0) Ubuntu Operation System Software Engineer BIDAPU CO LTD Jun 2000-Nov. 2002 Involved in a team that designed ERP system which supports and manages the entire manufacturing process and new product introduction was part of the team that provided enhancements to the application as well as the maintenance support. Selected accomplishments: ? Represented the team in client calls to gather the requirements and providing the weekly status report and periodic project implementation status. ? Developed client/Service application by using VB, C# ? Database Designing of Business Applications ? Coded Business Logic following MVC architecture. ? Involved in Project Architecture, Functional analysis, Process workflow and designing ? implemented the Applications using many of the design patterns and Object Oriented Process in the view of future requirements of ERP domain. ? Involved in Unit Testing and User Acceptance Testing. ? Hands on experience in development of desktop & Web Applications using (ASP.net C#,VB6.0, Java, Sql 2000) QUALIFICATIONS / EDUCATION: •PhD of Software Engineering, Uni of Newcastle Australia. Graduated May. 2014. •Masters of Information Technology, the University of Newcastle, AU. Graduated Aug. 2010 •Bachelor of Computer Science, China North-Eastern Normal University at 1999 AWARDS: •University of Newcastle 2011 Lump Sum Scholarship •2012 UNPRS+UNRSC Scholarship •2012 Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-financed Students Abroad
Blacktown, New South Wales, Australia
Kenneth Davis - Freelance DVD Design & Video Editing
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Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
$95
Rate/Hr
PROFILE AND OBJECTIVE Film and Video Production technical specialist with 10+ years experience in video/multimedia production and research looking to expand my client base by utilizing skills which will provide me with room to further develop my abilities. ¦ Film and Video Production ¦ Audio Editing/Soundtrack Pro ¦ Streaming Video ¦ Final Cut Pro/Premiere ¦ Illustrator ¦ Screenwriting ¦ DVD Studio Pro/Encore ¦ Flash ¦ Research ¦ Motion/After Effects ¦ Photoshop/Fireworks ¦ Dreamweaver (HTML, CSS, Java, Javascript, ColdFusion, ASP.NET) ¦ Mac OS X ¦ Windows XP/7 ¦ Media Encoding ¦ Web Analytics and Marketing ¦ Social Media EXPERIENCE DIRECTOR of POST PRODUCTION 2002-Present Pro Cuts Editing Services Crofton, MD Management of video post production work. Video editing, DVD authoring, Streaming Video and Web Design services for projects. Manage business, attract new clients. ASSISTANT MASTER CONTROL OPERATOR 2002 NewsChannel 8 Arlington, VA Operated Grass Valley switcher for live newscasts. Prepared programs for rebroadcast. Logged and dubbed national commercials for broadcast. Added programming to Beta Cart automated server. Setup of fiber and satellite feeds. CONTROL BOOTH TECHNICIAN 2001 National Aquarium in Baltimore Baltimore, MD Operated simultaneous cameras, audio and video discs for live animal performances. Non-Union Extra 1997, 1999, 2003, 2012 ? “Deep Impact” ? “The Replacements” ? “The Wire” ? “House of Cards” EDUCATION Technical Diploma, Computer Institute Web Designer & Developer Rockville, MD Web Design Specialist Certificate Anne Arundel Comm. College Arnold, MD (2002) MA - Theatre Arts (Film Production Option) Humboldt State University Arcata, CA BA - Communication Arts Salisbury State University Salisbury, MD PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS Professional Videographers Association of Greater DC (PVADC) Baltimore Videographers Association (BVA) Crofton Chamber of Commerce (Crofton, MD) Professional Association of Diving instructors (PADI – Divemaster Member) REFERENCES Available upon request.
Crofton, Maryland, United States
Glennmore - Freelance Hardware Repair & LAN
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Kudos
2.0
2 Skills
$25
Rate/Hr
Full Name : GLENNMORE ENTENA Date of Birth : June 10, 1980 Mailing Address : 164 Purok3 Dila Sta. Rosa, Laguna E-Mail Address : river_glenn@yahoo.com Mobile No. : 587-229-2599 HIGHEST EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT College Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering Colegio San Antonio San Antonio Biñan, Laguna, Philippines SY 1997-2002 High School Santa Rosa Educational Institution (SREI) Sta. Rosa, Laguna, Philippines SY 1993-1997 WORK EXPERIENCE Name of Company : ROHM ELECTRONICS PHILIPPINES Position : Preventive Maintenance Staff Inclusive Date : July 31, 2002 up to present Duties and Responsibilities: Perform Device set-up, convert types, breakdown troubleshooting , and Package alternation for DieBonding equipment Responsible in the implementation of machine Periodic Maintenance to maintain equipment highest performance. Responsible in the restoration of problematic machines In-charge in the preparation of technical reports pertaining equipment breakdown and /or quality deviations. MACHINE TYPE DIE BONDING PROCESS Esec 2009 SSi CANNON Bestem DO2 CANNON Bestem –DO3Hp (Solder Type Machine) CANNON Bestem-D10R (Paste Type Machine) ROHM IDBR/IDBW(Mapping) Machines (Paste/Solder Type) DICING PROCESS DFD6340 DFD6361 DFD651 DFD641 MOUNTING PROCESS ATM5000 (Full Automatic Mounter) ATM2000 PLASMA CLEANER PANASONIC PLASMA CLEANER NM-EFP1A ON THE JOB TRAINING Name of Company : PURE FOODS CORPORATION Position : HUMAN RESOURCES DEPT. CLERK Inclusive Date : November 14,2001 – Jan 12,2002 Duties and Responsibilities: Records and prepares Daily Time Record (DTR) Monitoring of Employee Attendance Performs other functions from time to time as required by the superiors.
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Sam Janssen - Freelance Illustration & Ad Design
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Kudos
4.5
2 Skills
$15
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I am a college student and illustrative designer with 4+ years of experience with the Adobe Suite. I properly execute the creative process from concept to completion, as well as possess a high level understanding of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, and InDesign. I cannot be stopped there, because I am capable of expanding my skill sets in order to please clients.
Bethesda, Maryland, United States
Chris Herlevic - Freelance Animation & Audio Editing
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4.0
2 Skills
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Media Design Artist available. No project is to big...or SMALL. Skills include: Motion Graphic Animation Visual Effects Compositing Kinetic Typography Animation Video Editing Sound Design Sound to picture Foley Videography Acoustical measurements and treatments Electronic troubleshooting and repairing Guitar and amplifier repair/troubleshooting Education: Belmont University in Nashville, TN Graduated December 2010 with B.S. in Audio Engineering Technology with a minor in Mass Communication Production San Jacinto Community College in Houston, TX Graduated December 2010 with A.A.S. in Music Recording/Business American School of Doha in Doha, Qatar Graduated May 2002 with High School Diploma
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
Sue Kobuki - Freelance HR Management & Customer Response
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4.5
2 Skills
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Accomplished Human Resources professional with proven ability to perform in service-driven HR Functions. Comfortable with multi-faceted projects while directing day-to-day activities. Excellent communicator with exceptional problem solving abilities. Areas of expertise include: Design/Facilitation of HR Training Programs Vendor Management Benefit Communication Design Project Management Legal Compliance Contract Negotiations HR SOLUTIONS – Newport Beach, CA 9/2011 – 9/2011 Contract assignment as a Benefits Consultant at Young's Market in Tustin. Worked with Broker to design Open Enrollment communications. Managed 401(k) and Pension Plan Audits. Assisted employees with benefit enrollments, leave of absence inquiries and processed vendor bills. BAKER ENTERPRISES – Irvine, CA 4/2011 – 9/2011 Contract assignment as a Human Resources Manager for an international distributor. Administer all HR functions for the local office. Developed employee handbook and implemented several benefit programs at no cost to Company. HR ONLY – Irvine, CA 8/2010- 12/2010 Contract assignment as a Benefits Specialist at Veterinary Pet Insurance in Brea. Created efficiencies around entire LOA process including an employee informational packet. Organized and streamlined processes for open enrollment, assisted employees with benefit enrollments, entered data and ran reports in the ADP HR/Benefits system. Processed vendor bills. JAMES HARDIE BUILDING PRODUCTS – Mission Viejo, CA 8/2003 – 2/2010 (Worldwide manufacturer of fiber cement building materials) Benefits Manager Responsible for designing, developing, and implementing employee benefit plans for 2000 employees in the US and Canada. Provided guidance and assistance to the HR Team of 25 people in 10 manufacturing plants and three Regional Offices. Managed a corporate benefit budget of $50M. • LOA Management. In addition to processing leaves, trained staff on current HIPAA and FMLA laws. Ensured all forms and communications were current and in compliance current state and federal laws. • Reviewed and negotiated contract provisions with insurance carriers, administrators and service providers. • Led the Company’s implementation process of auto enrollment for the 401k plan resulting in a 28% increase in participation. • Coordinated the execution of plan documents and service agreements with the Legal Department. • Assured all company-sponsored plans, including their design and changes, were in compliance with all relevant ERISA, DOL, and IRS requirements. • Developed and recommended new, improved and/or changes to benefit programs. • Coordinated internal/external benefit audits. • With Benefit Broker, served as a liaison with insurance carriers to obtain renewals, settlements, claims and utilization data as well as enrollment information. • Utilized ADP Application to solve daily HR/Payroll/Benefit inquiries. HR SOLUTIONS – Irvine, CA 1/2003 – 8/2003 Contract assignment in the Orange County Market for a Fortune 500 company specializing in automotive services. Organized and streamlined processes for open enrollment, workers compensation, vendor billing and employee communications. ALLIANCE IMAGING, INC. – Anaheim, CA 1/2001 – 12/2002 (National diagnostic imaging company) Benefits Manager Responsible for planning, developing and administering employee benefit programs. Provided guidance and assistance to nine regions on various benefit plans (self-insured, fully-insured, PPO and HMO). Directed multiple vendors and brokers to specification keeping within budget. Effectively motivated and managed a benefits team consisting of three benefit coordinators for a healthcare company of 2400 employees operating in 43 states. • Reviewed and negotiated health and welfare contracts and performance guarantees resulting in a $180,000 cost savings. • Designed a 401(k) education training which resulted in a 10% increase in participation. • Analyzed plan experience information, current trends and competitive benchmarking resulting in plan design improvements. • Developed loss-sensitive workers compensation strategies resulting in increased employee return to work ratios. • Developed benefit policies and procedures while ensuring compliance with State and Federal regulations. HR ONLY – Irvine, CA 3/2000 – 12/2001 Contract assignment for the County of Orange Corporate Office. Responsible for managing all aspects of benefit plans for the positions of Executive, Judge and Attorney. BAXTER HEALTHCARE, CARDIOVASCULAR GROUP – Irvine, CA 3/1979 – 3/2000 (National manufacturer of medical devices) Provided HR support for a division of 1500 employees with primary focus directed towards the administration and design of communications for compensation and benefit administration. Supervised two benefits coordinators and provided support to three coordinators in off-site locations. Senior Human Resources Specialist (1998-2000) • Developed and implemented quarterly employee benefit communications and training programs which increased employee awareness. • Led the open enrollment process and developed a new employee orientation program. • Successfully served as an internal consultant and resource to leadership teams with the purpose of ensuring appropriate administration and implementation of policies, procedures and programs. • Provided technical interpretation while ensuring compliance of health and welfare plans, retirement plans and work/life programs (including FMLA). • Implemented wellness programs such as an annual health faire, quarterly benefit fairs, on-site massage and health screenings, etc. Human Resources Specialist (1993-1998) • Managed a staff of three in the benefits department with a budgetary accountability of $100,000. • Partnered with management by providing guidance to successfully resolve employee relations and communications issues. • Developed a policies and procedures manual as well as an employee handbook. • Participated in the facilitation of three major organizational restructures through mid-1996 by integrating three separate company benefit programs into one. Previously held positions of Benefits Coordinator and Employment Coordinator. OTHER SKILLS/CERTIFICATIONS/MEMBERSHIPS • Current Member of Orange County Compensation & Benefits Association (OCCABA). • Member of Linked In: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/sue-kobuki/2/642/b39. • Certificate in Human Resources Management. • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook. • Working knowledge gained with daily exposure of ADP-Reporting Software. • In-depth knowledge of benefit policies, practices, common exclusions and imitations and applicable laws.
Rancho Santa Margarita, California, United States