Hire me – My Resume

Sara Wheeler

|315-271-3233 | sararosewheeler@gmail.com |

Accomplished blogger and marketing professional with experience developing and implementing

marketing on both traditional and digital platforms, looking for advancement in career. Adept at

managing multiple projects while maintaining efficiency and a sense of humor. Up-to-date on evolving

social media platforms and technologies.

EDUCATION

University at Albany – Albany, NY

Bachelor of Arts, Journalism – 2014

Herkimer Community College – Herkimer, NY

Associates of Science, Communication Arts New Media – 2011

EXPERIENCE

iHeartMedia, Promotions Assistant, Latham, NY – 2014 – Present

– Creates promotional proposals for all seven stations

– Blogger on The River website, ‘Wheels on Wednesdays’

– Brainstorms promotion ideas with marketing director

– In charge of the quarterly auctions: maintains auction items such as photos, descriptions and putting

listings up. First quarter made the goal of bringing in $51,000 in revenue.

– Creates Excel spreadsheets to track revenue for auctions

– Creates auction certificates in Adobe Photoshop

– Creates trade certificates for account executives

– Sends out weekly updates for all seven stations

– Set up and manage remotes for all stations

– Manage meet and greats with certain station events

– In charge of putting station events, promotions, announcements, and concerts on all of the seven station’s website and on SharePoint

– Maintains putting winners in Prize Watch

– Maintains the prize closet

– Creates certificates in Adobe Photoshop

– Makes sure digital ads for all stations are in vCreative

– Helps account executives when needed creating proposals and or marketing packets for clients

Times Union, Freelance Blogger, Albany, NY – 2014 – Present

– Maintains ‘The Roaring Twenties’ blog

– Writes about life as a twentysomething

– Creates all original content

– Receives 250+ views a day

Townsquare Media, Freelance Online Blogger, Marcy, NY – 2014

– Wrote about anything and everything for the Central, NY market

Times Union, Freelance Online College Blogger, Albany, NY – 2014 -2015

– Blogger in ‘This is College?’ blog

– Wrote original content about life as a college student

– Wrote original content about life after graduation

Senior Solutions Specialist, Best Buy, New Hartford/Albany, NY – 2008 – 2013

– Managed the New Hartford store’s Facebook page

– Managed the New Hartford store’s Twitter page

– Created flyers and posters for sales and mid-night releases

– Handled and solved customer service issues

– Coached employees with new and informative information about the company

– Handled admin duties, including front-end office work

– Managed employee sales information on Microsoft Excel to monitor sales proficiency to hold

accountability to better the sales team

– Opened and closed the store

Social Media/Marketing Manager, Eberle Real Estate Experts, Latham, NY –2012 – 2013

– Created an individual marketing campaign for each home

– Created flyers for flyer boxes and to be on display in homes

– Various administrative duties, including filing paperwork, preparing paperwork for buyers and sellers

– Managed all social media accounts, including Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, YouTube and WordPress

– Actively engaged customers and potential clients via different social media platforms

SKILLS

– Proficient in different social media platforms such as Reddit, Facebook, Twitter, WordPress, YouTube,

– Proficient in different Microsoft applications such as Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook and Publisher

– Proficient in basic HTML & CSS coding, SEM, SEO and other related internet skills

– Proficient in different Adobe applications such as Photoshop and InDesign

– Works well in a group and independently

– Great communication skills

– Continuing my coding education on Code Academy

– Working towards a badge for JavaScript on Code Academy

– Received a badge for basic HTML & CSS on Code Academy

REFERENCES – BY REQUEST

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