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Worked four years in nonprofit communications. Responsible for writing and/or editing all agency materials, including: grant proposals and reports, policies and procedures, physical and e- newsletters, brochures, website updates, blog posts, Facebook statuses. Type over 75 WPM. Experience transcribing conference calls and entering wide variety of data. Excellent attention to detail. Graduated summa cum laude from University of Minnesota with English B.A. Desire to work from home so I can hang out with cats while working (i.e., push them away from the keyboard).
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Reception & Office Admin

Aug 2011

- Data enter wide variety of information at over 75 WPM. - Transcribe conference calls. - Write and edit e-mail correspondence to job applicants. - Use Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and Outlook daily and with high proficiency. - Maintain database of job applicants and contractors to track status and capture contact information. - Shop online for best deals on books and office supplies.

Communications Manager

Jul 2010 - May 2011 (10 months)

- Wrote and/or edited all agency materials to ensure clarity and professional appearance. - Managed agency website (using Drupal and HTML) and online presence. - Coordinated donor data, performed mail merges, and prepared bulk mailings for agency appeals. - Created and implemented new strategies (including e-mail blasts and e-newsletters) to increase frequency and variety of communication with stakeholders. - Transferred contact records to and trained staff to use new contact management database (CiviCR

Community Relations Manager

Mar 2007 - Jun 2010 (3 years)

- Wrote or edited agency materials, such as grant proposals, program manuals, annual reports, brochures, fundraising appeal letters, website content, press releases and high-level correspondence. - Maintained complex Excel spreadsheet of volunteer contact information, assignments, hours worked. - Migrated fundraising database from ACT! to GiftWorks,including customizing the new software, writing procedures for its use and training staff.


B.A. - English

2002 - 2006 (4 years)


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