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Professional Summary

Dedicated student seeking an entry-level role in which to apply knowledge and skills.  Driven to contribute value through quick-learning and resourcefulness. Hardworking Student Worker able to work well in both self-directed and team-base capacities. Knowledgeable about Microsoft Suite, Data Entry and Customer Service operations. Friendly and outgoing emerging professional. Goal-oriented individual with a pleasant personality and a tenacity that knows no restrictions.

Skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Conflict resolution
  • Data entry
  • Interpersonal and written communication
  • Extremely organized
  • Strong verbal communication
  • Auditing
  • Strategic thinker
  • Suicide prevention training
  • Event planning
  • Team player
  • Effective public speaker
Work History
Front Desk Night Auditor, 12/2018 to Current
Four Points By Sheraton Hotel & Suites Calgary WestCalgary, AB
  • Balanced hotel accounts and resolved discrepancies.
  • Completed late check-ins and directed guests to rooms and facilities.
  • Ran daily, weekly and monthly reports to close day and meet objectives.
  • Monitored facility security for guest and personnel safety.
  • Reviewed checklist on a daily basis and planned shift accordingly.
  • Logged wake-up call requests and set up automatic rings in system.
  • Delivered messages, mail and packages left for guests and hotel facilities in a timely manner.
  • Reviewed account information and charges with guests during check-out.
  • Greeted and welcomed all hotel guests with a smile.
  • Updated team members about changes in hotel products, services, pricing and policies.
Dispatcher, 07/2018 to 10/2018
Secure Protection Services - Security Guard ServiceCalgary, AB
  • Monitored traffic and weather conditions and alerted drivers of potential issues.
  • Prepared daily delivery and work schedules to maximize coverage.
  • Answered more than 15 calls each day.
  • Evaluated and adjusted routes to achieve daily objectives.
  • Documented all changes in computer tracking system.
  • Watched dispatch board and prioritized calls.
  • Communicated all emergencies, delays due to weather and carrier schedule changes to customers and supervisors.
Brand Ambassador, 09/2017 to 09/2018
Sensa KidsCalgary, Alberta
  • Responsible for planning sampling events.
  • Handled sales transactions, which included using cash registers.
  • Provided customer service with extensive knowledge of sensory toys
  • Wrote media alerts and put together social media campaigns to promote product.
  • Communicated to potential customers about the product value, quality and style.
  • Assisted with set up and breakdown of promotional booths or tents.
  • Managed and stocked inventory of product.
  • Took professional quality photographs to use on social media channels for promotional benefits.
  • Preserved brand integrity by monitoring the consistency and quality of marketing content.
Brand Ambassador, 09/2016 to 01/2018
Fervent EventsToronto
  • Directed and coordinated marketing activities and policies to promote products and services.
  • Applied sales forecasting techniques and strategic planning to verify sales and profitability of products, lines and services.
  • Assisted with set up and breakdown of promotional booths or tents.
  • Assisted in organizing and stocking merchandise.
  • Managed and stocked inventory of product.
Legal Intern, 01/2014 to 07/2014
Williams Grant Inc Law OfficeSaint John's, Saint John
  • Organized the legal filing system.
  • Reviewed legal information and proofed documentation for errors.
  • Gained valuable insight into the regulations and policies associated with  law.
  • Organized and maintained law libraries, documents and case files.
Education
Bachelor of Arts: Arts, Law & Society, Current
University of Calgary - 2500 University Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N 1N4
Bachelor of Arts: Public Relations Mount Royal University - 4825 Mt Royal Gate SW, AB T3E 6K6

I started my undergraduate degree at Mount Royal University, then transferred to University of Calgary to finish the bachlor's degree.

Certifications


  • Certifications in first aid and CPR
  • ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training)
  • QPR  (Question, Peruade, Refer Suicide Training)
  • GBA (Gender Based Analysis)
  • Police and Vulnerable Sector Check
Volunteerism

Alberta Children's Hospital Volunteer -  September 2016 to Present 

- Greet, guide, and offer assistance to patients, visitors, and staff on nursing units and throughout the hospital


- Assist discharging patients, utilizing wheelchair, escort assistance, and rounding patient rooms and patient areas. Provide general information

and give directions to anyone coming in and leaving the hospital


University of Calgary Community Hub Peer Support Volunteer  - September 2017 to September 2018

- Act as “Hub Hosts” while on shift at the Campus Community Hub. This includes creating a warm,
welcoming environment by greeting visitors, engaging students in conversations and activities, and
making students aware of upcoming CCH events & activities.

-Help organize and plan weekly social activities for students in the Campus Community Hub. These
activities aim to bring students together, create connection, and reduce loneliness. Examples of activities
include: paint night, board games, study groups,etc.

- Have supportive conversations with student seeking peer support informally, or for students seeking
support for personal or academic concerns. Utilize empathy and active listening skills and provide
students with information about additional campus resources

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Professional Summary
Detail-oriented recent college graduate with a BA in Government. Adept at working in professional business environments. Driven to maintain ethical standards while providing top-notch assistance to attorneys and lawyers. Seeking an entry-level Legal Assistant position to utilize education and legal internship experience within a reputable company.
Education
May 2017
Bachelor of Arts: Government
University of Texas - Austin, TX

Skills
  • Ability to work well in teams and adapt quickly to high pressure environments  
  • Competent in MS Office applications including Excel 
  • Strong organizational and research skills


  • Solid communication skills, including speaking and writing abilities
  •  Proficient in Windows 8, Mac, Audacity, Adobe Creative Suite and iMovie 
  • Fluent in Yoruba​
Work History
08/2016 to Current
Dean's Squad Leader Dean of Students Austin, TX
  • Provide leadership and vision for all student affairs programs and help in enriching student experience 
  • Serve as representative of Dean of Students and assist with the implementation of student support services
  • Schedule and coordinate various student activities and campus events 
08/2014 to Current
Media Lab Assistant University of Texas Libraries Austin, TX
  • Responsible for maintaining all lab computers as well as performing software updates
  • Conducted troubleshooting methods in a fastidious manner that resulted in a lab that was functioning and available for students
  • Assisted students with computer use and peripheral equipment (printers and scanners)
  • Collaborated with the Media Lab team in the configuration of Mac Computers
08/2016 to 01/2017
Seasonal Sales Associate COACH Inc Austin, TX
  • Greeted customers in a timely fashion while quickly determining their needs
  • Contributed to team success by exceeding team sales goals by 50%
  • Built relationships with customers to increase likelihood of repeat business
  • Recommended merchandise to customers based on their needs and preferences

07/2016 to 08/2016
Legal Intern Law Offices of O.J. Lawal Houston, TX
  • Drafted, reviewed, and revised a wide range of legal documents for staff attorneys and accountants 
  • Observed and participated in client meetings, trials, mediations, and outreach 
  • Developed a working relationship with courts, clients, and attorneys
  • Assisted up to 4 attorneys  with reviewing and organizing reports
  • Reviewed, edited and proofread legislation for proper grammar, spelling, punctuation and formatting

Leadership Experience

University Leadership Network; Member

  • Discuss and encourage several skills and attributes a leader possesses to support individual leadership skills 
  • Participate in training programs on leadership for first year students 
  • Engage in on-campus experiential learning opportunities



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Professional Summary

Analytical Legal Intern adept in legal research and documentation. I pride myself on providing clear and concise information based on creative and complex research findings. I am adept at working in professional business environments. Driven to maintain ethical standards while providing top-notch results.

Skills

  • Advanced word processing
  • Conflict resolution
  • Legal research
  • Writing and editing
  • Skilled debater
  • Computer-savvy
  • Exceptional telephone etiquette
  • Works well independently
  • Detail-oriented
  • Payroll processing
Work History
09/2015 to Current
Legal Intern Levy & Nau PC attorney Brooklyn, NY
  • Researched statutes, decisions, legal articles and codes.
  • Produced legal documents, including contracts and real estate closing statements.
  • Filed all pleadings with the court clerk.
  • Prepared for trials by organizing exhibits and other key evidence.
  • Analyzed client balance sheets for auditing purposes.
  • Contacted clients to schedule appointments and discuss the progress of cases.
  • Filed court documents on behalf of the attorneys.
  • Prepared for trials by conducting legal research.
  • Managed accounts and records of clients with the highest levels of confidentiality and discretion.
07/2015 to 08/2015
Internship New York Civil Court Brooklyn Civil Court Brooklyn, NY

-Legal Research. Case filing, adviser.

06/2014 to 08/2014
Medical Intern Malibu Urgent Care Malibu, California

-Scheduled appointments; directed walk-in patients and emergencies as per established policies and procedures.
-Answered incoming calls and routing them to the appropriate staff.
-Registered all patients per registration protocols·
-Generated superbills for patients, coding ICD 9·
-Reviewed and verified patient coverage of insurance or other methods of payment.

01/2017 to 06/2018
Licensed Real Estate Salesperson NauCorp Properties Brooklyn, NY
  • Advertised client properties on websites, through social media and in real estate guides.
  • Continually stayed up-to-date on mortgage rates and related real estate news.
  • Generated listings for sales and rental properties through cold calls and referrals.
  • Accompanied buyers and sellers to their home inspections and appraisals.
  • Marketed and sold property for clients by hosting open houses and advertising online and in print.
  • Followed up with prospective buyers regarding incentives from the builder and new developments in the surrounding area.
  • Acted as liaison between buyers and sellers to ensure positive experiences for both parties.
  • Oversaw the advertising of properties for web and print media.
  • Showed properties to potential buyers and other brokers at open houses and by appointment.
  • Presented purchase offers to sellers for consideration.
  • Developed and maintained relationships with clients through networking, postcards and cold calling.
  • Represented buyers and sellers of developed and undeveloped properties.
  • Coordinated appointments to show marketed properties.
  • Communicated with clients to understand their property needs and preferences.
Education
2018
Bachelor of Arts: Philosophy
St John's University Queens Campus - NY
  • Coursework in Philosophy
  • Coursework in Law, Political Science and U.S. History
  • Recipient of Academic achievement scholarship
  • 3.47 GPA
  • Minor in Theology
  • Member of Phi Sigma Tau
Accomplishments
St Johns Dean list for the years 2016 and 2017
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Summary
Seeking a role as an administrative assistant.  Energetic, highly motivated individual who efficiently manages time and projects. 
Relevant Skills
  • Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint proficient
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Self-directed
  • Resourceful
  • ​Strong problem solver
  • Detail oriented
 
 
Education and Training
The Florida State University Tallahassee, FL, USA Bachelor of Science: Criminology Graduation Year 2014
Work Experience
April 2015
to
Current
Hurricane Grill and Wings Stuart, FL Server
 
Facilitates prompt and accurate seating and service of all guests.
Accurately record orders and partner with team members to serve food and beverages.
Skillfully anticipates and addresses guests' service needs.
Deliver exceptional service by greeting and serving customers in a timely, friendly manner.
Train staff for correct facility procedures, safety codes, proper recipes and plating techniques.
Complete closing duties, including restocking items and closing out the cash drawer.
 
 
May 2014
to
August 2014
Law Office of Joshua W. Deckard, P.A. Stuart, FL Legal Intern

Researched and prepared various court documents.
Assisted with court preparations for a variety of cases.
Observed courtroom proceedings and depositions.
Filed case documents through Florida E-File.
Organized legal memoranda and client correspondence.
Coordinated case hearings.
Created firm's website and letterhead.
 
 
 
 
 
October 2011
to
December 2014
Cancun's Bar and Grill Tallahassee, FL Server
 
Greeted guests and seated them at tables or in waiting areas.
Responsible for daily service of a ten table rotation.
Delivered exceptional service by greeting and serving customers in a timely, friendly manner.
Trained staff for correct facility procedures, safety codes, proper recipes and plating techniques.
 
May 2009
to
June 2011
Pinch A Penny Pool, Patio & Spa Palm City, FL Assistant Manager/Sales Associate
 
Opened and closed the store, which included counting cash drawers and making bank deposits.
Helped customers select products that best fit their personal needs.
Reconciled daily receipts.
Managed staff and scheduling.