METRO Kingston, ON
Responsible for stocking and re-stocking fresh produce on the floor and sales displays, while ensuring proper use of inventory by rotating stock to reduce waste and ensure freshness.
Confirmed correct pricing was displayed for all items including sale items.
Maintained neat and appealing displays of all produce in order to maximize sales.
Ensured proper handling of all food items to guarantee all items were hygienically stocked.
Created a friendly and approachable environment to ensure excellent customer service in order to encourage repeat business with satisfied customers.
THE PROVINCE OF NOVA SCOTIA Halifax, NS
Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage - Secretary III
Drafted grant applications and proofread correspondence to the Minister, and additionally on his behalf. Prepared files for signatures by the Minister.
Executive Secretary responsible for booking meetings and managing the Executive Director’s calendar.
Entered documents into the records database and prepared them for storage.
Implemented a tracking system for invoices and correspondence to improve department efficiency.
Managed the department public e-mail account and developed a categorizing system to allow for better statistical breakdowns.
THE GLOBE AND MAIL Toronto, ON
2012 – 2014
Department Coordinator - Finance
Processed bank deposits daily and entered credit card payments into the SAP accounting system.
Verified accounts payable cheques to ensure accuracy.
Administered payroll functions for the finance department and tracked eligible vacation days. Additionally, responsible for various other administrative tasks.
Responsible for the accounts payable function in the IT department. Brought several major accounts up-to-date and increased payment efficiency to eliminate unnecessary late charges.
Developed a tracking system for accounts payable and improved the payment authorization process to increase transparency.
Client Communications & Relations Client Needs Assessment & Advising
Productivity & Performance Evaluation Account Management & Acquisition
Budget & Inventory Management Market Research & Analysis
Excellent Time Management Skills Target Marketing & Merchandising
Adept Administrative Skills Excellent Knowledge of Microsoft Office
Accounting & Finance Advanced Mathematical Skills 1 of 2
TELUS MOBILITY Ottawa, ON
2010 – 2012
Greeted customers and determined their current mobile requirements.
Provided information regarding programs, services, and products. Provided exceptional customer service ensuring all needs and concerns were addressed in a timely and professional manner.
Worked with commission and I was consistently one of the top ranked sales associates at my store, additionally I was ranked in the top 10 part-time employees in Ontario.
I enjoyed asking questions in order to promote products that would be relevant for each individuals requirements, and explain the features including setting up the phone if requested.
Worked with all forms of payment at the cash.
Required to be standing for the duration of each shift.
EDUCATION & SCHOLARSHIPS
UNIVERSITY OF OTTAWA Ottawa, ON
Graduated - 2010
Honours Bachelor of Commerce – International Management Achieved highest overall CGPA in my specialization Tefler School of Management Scholarship 2010
Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship 2005-2008
Admission Scholarship 2005-2008
Dean’s Leadership Scholarship 2005
KINGSTON COLLEGIATE & VOCATIONAL INSTITUTE Kingston, ON Graduated - 2005
Ontario Scholar Graduate
PEER SUPPORT Kingston, ON 2018 - 2019
Helped with meal service for those with mental health issues. MARTHA’S TABLE Kingston, ON 2019 -2020
Helped with meal service for those in need who are currently residing in the Kingston area. HABITAT FOR HUMANITY Halifax, NS 2015 - 2016
Volunteered with various projects throughout the community. UNIVERSITY OF OTTAWA’S PRIDE CENTRE Ottawa, ON 2005 - 2010
Volunteered during various social events.
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