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Social Media Manager

Location:
Edmonds, Washington, United States
Posted:
December 21, 2018

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Christine C. Watson

Kirkland, WA 425-***-**** ac702q@r.postjobfree.com

CAREER OBJECTIVE

Christine is a seasoned writer and editor with a wide breadth of experience ranging from creative copywriting and blogging to technical writing and training documentation. An expert attention to detail and a passion for clarity in communication has fueled her success from freelancing to behind the desk at a Fortune 10 company. She is excited for the chance to lend you her skills and expertise while continuing to grow her professional repertoire.

CORE COMPETENCIES

Experienced technical and creative writer

Passion for innovation

High attention to detail

Eager to absorb and implement feedback

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES

AT&T, Bothell, WA

Technical Writer, February 2016 - present

Creating both customer-facing and internal presentations on new products and product enhancements.

Creating training material that informs customers about the benefits and proper usage of AT&T Business Center services.

Working closely with subject matter experts, brand, and legal teams to ensure existing training material and presentations are current and compliant.

Ensuring all customer-facing documents are CATO (Corporate Accessibility Technology Office) compliant.

Managing the team SharePoint site.

Wireless Advocates, Seattle, WA

Communications Specialist, January 2014 – February 2016

Writing, editing, and researching content for corporate communications.

Writing and organizing content for daily company newsletters.

Updating the company intranet sites using WordPress and Dreamweaver.

Managing site permissions and updating files on SharePoint.

Creating signage and price tags using InDesign and Excel.

Managing, writing, and selecting content for the company’s social media sites including Facebook and Twitter.

Teleion Consulting, Seattle, WA

Marketing Content Manager, September 2013 – January 2014

Editing HTML documents in Microsoft Visual Studio.

Using ExactTarget to create Bing Ads emails for multiple geographic markets.

Google, Bothell, WA

Writer/Editor, July 2012 – September 2013

Editing high volumes of content including textbooks and blogs for use in Google mobile applications.

Editing roughly translated blogs for better English fluency.

Aiding in the training of new hires and foreign contractors.

Use of basic HTML in text editing.

FREELANCE AND INTERNSHIP EXPERIENCES

Buzz Boom Creative, Issaquah, WA

Freelance Contributor, February 2016 – April 2016

Editing and SEO optimizing web content for multiple small business.

The Bellevue Reporter, Bellevue, WA

Freelance Contributor, May 2012 – August 2012

Writing numerous print articles for a local newspaper.

Bellevue Downtown Association, Bellevue, WA

Intern/Blogger, September 2011 – December 2011

Writing and editing all blog content for the BDA’s blog Bellevue Local Table from September 2011 to December 2011 (roughly 5 blogs per week).

Extracting information from press releases and interviewing local restaurant owners for blog content.

Incorporating SEO principles into blog posts and using tags to optimize Bellevue Local Table blogs in internet searches.

Composing Facebook and Twitter posts to accompany blog articles and aid in promoting the local business featured in the blogs.

MyPartini.com, Seattle, WA

Intern/Blogger, April 2011 – June 2011

Composing 2-3 blogs per week on products or venues related to events and party planning.

Selecting blog topics that will be interesting to readers and maximize site traffic.

EDUCATION AND COURSEWORK

University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Bachelor of Arts in English Literature, Graduated June 2011

Seattle Central Community College, Seattle, WA

Associate of Arts, Graduated June 2009

Bellevue College Courses

Fundamentals of Technical Writing, February 2013 – April 2013

Technical Editing, May 2013 – June 2013

ADDITIONAL SKILLS

Knowledge of social networking sites and how they function in relation to product marketing.

Experience working in high-pressure situations, juggling multiple projects at once, and managing large projects effectively while meeting stringent deadlines.

Experience in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

Experience using HTML, Microsoft Visual Studio, and Dreamweaver.

Knowledge of Chicago and AP style guidelines as well as experience creating and implementing in-house style guides.

Experience using image-editing software like InDesign, Photoshop, and SnagIt.



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