Seeking a contract by project or a part time position with an employer who offers flexible hours where I can work from my home some of the time.
TYPES OF PROJECTS I CAN ASSIST YOU WITH:
Social Media and Blogging: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, MailChimp, Survey Monkey and WordPress. Setup and/or maintain your business pages and accounts.
Marketing and Promotions: Design advertising, create a plan, and budget for your general business or a special offer or event.
Office Administration: Proficient in Word, Excel, Outlook, CorelDraw. Newsletter creation in print or online.
Organization: Not enough time to create a good work environment? Let me help you sort, purge, and organize.
Retail Sales and Customer Service: I have experience in retail store, fitness membership, party plan, and direct sales.
Event Planning: From start to finish let me plan your business or personal event.
Trade Show Display: Plan, setup, merchandise and/or run your booth.
Party Plan and Direct Sales Business Coaching: Goal setting, booking parties, hostess coaching, team building, networking and much more.
Special Occassion Makeup (prom, graduation, wedding, anniversary, etc)
2011-present Owner of The West Elgin Blog www.thewestelginblog.wordpress.com
Tyrconnell Heritage Society and Backus-Page House Museum (Volunteer Position)
2012-2013 President, Chair of Human Resources, Chair of Relive the Talbot Settlement Event, Chair of Marketing/Fundraising/Membership
2010-2011 Second Vice President, Chair of Marketing & Membership Committee
2009-2010 Board of Directors, Chair of Membership Committee, Marketing & Fundraising Committee member
2008-2009 Board of Directors, Chair of Marketing & Fundraising Committee, Membership Committee member
Responsible for preparing agendas, chairing meetings, delegating duties, developing museum events and programming, developing and working with budgets and business plans, fundraising, website and social media maintenance, advertising, newsletter and flyer designs, press releases, conducting museum tours, gift shop sales, and membership and event ticket sales.
1996-present Mary Kay Cosmetics
Highest Position Achieved: Sales Director (self-employed)
As a Sales Director with a team of over 65 people, I was responsible for training new consultants and developing leaders. I held unit meetings every week and put together my own educational programs and promotions. I spent a lot of time doing displays at the local fairs and craft shows for connecting with the public. I am also responsible for getting leads, calling to book facials and parties, customer service calls and deliveries, holding classes to teach skin care and colour cosmetics, inventory control, office work and money management including using Moneris, Propay, and PayPal.
July 2008 – March 2010 HD Painting Contractor
Highest Position Achieved: Sales Estimator
From blueprints, I estimated the cost of labour and materials for painting commercial projects. I prepared and submitted quotes & tenders. I frequently worked with architects, general contractors, and municipalities. I also represented the company at local events and door to door to increase residential paint work.
Feb. 2007-April 2009 Body Image for Women
Highest Position Achieved: Fitness Technician (part-time)
I was responsible for helping our members with their workouts on the resistance circuit and treadmills. I sold memberships, represented our gym at local fairs, answered telephones, and general cleaning.
2000-2006 Your Personal Assistant
Highest Position Achieved: Office Assistant for Mary Kay Sales Directors (self-employed)
Responsible for all office duties including filing, phone, newsletters, creating flyers and promotions, maintaining websites, accounting, and brainstorming with the Director for educational days, retreats, and weekly meetings.
Tyrconnell Heritage Society
Home Based Business Association of St. Thomas & Surrounding Areas
2010-2012 Founding Member and HBBA Vice President
Marketing Partners of West Elgin Region (MPoWER) 2008-2011
REFERENCES UPON REQUEST