College graduate with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications seeking a career opportunity in a business field which will allow assisting in running a business and managing clients with impeccable customer service.
Rental Coordinator/Hazmat Coordinator
August 2012 to Present
Heavily customer service based; located and arranged for equipment to be delivered to clients; drove sales through assessing customer needs and meeting them. Performing weekly Hazmat inspections to ensure compliance; preparing reports for upper level management; rainwater runoff assessments & reports. Prior to my employment, no formal Hazmat position existed, and our branch was consistently being reprimanded for noncompliance. Since my integration into the position, we are consistently passing our inspections with high marks and reports are done proplerly and in a timely manner.
November 2010 to September 2011
* For this company, I worked under the title of Administrative Wage Garnishment Collector. My primary objective was to collect on defaulted student loans for the federal government. I would take on the responsibility on a case by case basis, setting up payment plans as well as other financial options, to help people get out of default and improve their standing with the federal government. When necessary, I would submit individuals for wage garnishment, handling the proper legal paperwork and acting as a liaison to the employer of the individual in question. This position required extreme patience, and the ability to have control over every situation, calming people down that were often times irate.
Director of Public Relations
January 2010 to June 2010
for their company. I was the head of my own department, with responsibilities to do marketing, plan marketing events, make contacts with media personnel, and several other responsibilities. I was also assigned a small staff of 10 employees to assist me in my endeavors.
November 2008 to January 2010
successfully completed the program and was in the process of being promoted to Management Assistant. My duties involved every aspect of running the business, from projecting our volume of business, to accounts receivable, customer service, managing our corporate accounts, fleet, sales, and drawing up reports for upper level management. I was an elite salesman, most of my duration with the company I was top ten in our entire group. This job taught me a lot about running a business, and equipped me with a myriad of other skills.
Congressman Kevin McCarthy, Assembly Member Jean Fuller
April 2007 to May 2008
I worked for Mark Abernathy as an integral part of his political consulting business. In the duration of my time there I received managerial experience, worked closely with the Kern County Republican Central Committee, did an exorbitant amount of fund-raising, successfully planned and executed fundraising events. The campaigns that I worked on include Congressman Kevin McCarthy, Assembly Member Jean Fuller, several City Council members, School Board members, and Redistricting Reform. I served as the office liaison to the media, developing relationships and getting face-time and interviews for my candidates. I was also handed many confidential projects as they were assigned to me. The duties I performed under Mr. Abernathy's employ are extensive, and I believe they make me an asset to your company.
November 2005 to March 2007
It is a very enjoyable and valuable experience, teaching me important life skills such as appeasing people that can be somewhat difficult to deal with at times, which taught me invaluable customer service skills, working expeditiously and effectively. I learned to work well with a myriad of individuals that helped me to learn to work in a close proximity with others and become a team player.
MBA-in progress, 7 of 12 courses complete with a GPA of 3.5 in Masters of Business Administration
2012 to 2013
September 1998 to March 2002
Bachelors of Arts in Communications; emphasis in Public Relations
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