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Samuel Lewis
X XXXXXXXX XXXXXXXX , CONCHO , OK 73022 | (H) XXXX XXXX XXXX | XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX
Professional Summary
Energetic and reliable Business Administration Professional skilled at working with a diverse group of people. Strong organistaion, communication, and relationship-building skills. Eager to bring strong administrative skills to a growing company in need of top-level support.
Skills
  • Good knowledge of business practices, sales cycles, and entrepreneurial principles.
  • Ability to motivate a group of people to act towards achieving a common goal.
  • Ability to listen to and understand concerns and business issues and then effectively address those issues.
  • Able to work independently, and as part of a team.
  • Able to apply effective time management skills in high-pressure and deadline-driven environments.
Experience
News Agency Assistant 10/2010 to Present
newsXpress Castletown Hyde Park, QLD
  • Recommend, select, and help locate or obtain merchandise based on customer needs and desires.
  • Compute sales prices, total purchases and receive and process cash or credit payment.
  • Prepare sales slips or sales contracts.
  • Maintain knowledge of current sales and promotions, policies regarding payment and exchanges, and security practices.
  • Maintain records related to sales.
  • Open and close cash registers, performing tasks such as counting money, separating charge slips, coupons, and vouchers, balancing cash drawers, and making deposits.
  • Inventory stock and requisition new stock.
  • Train and supervise new staff.
  • Update and maintain company social media accounts.
News Agency Assistant (Temp) 08/2010 to 10/2010
Newsbreak Missing, XX
  • Recommend, select, and help locate or obtain merchandise based on customer needs and desires.
  • Describe merchandise and explain use, operation, and care of merchandise to customers.
  • Compute sales prices, total purchases and receive and process cash or credit payment.
  • Prepare sales slips or sales contracts.
  • Maintain knowledge of current sales and promotions, policies regarding payment and exchanges, and security practices.
  • Maintain records related to sales.
  • Open and close cash registers, performing tasks such as counting money, separating charge slips, coupons, and vouchers, balancing cash drawers, and making deposits.
  • Inventory stock and requisition new stock.
Newsagency Assistant 11/2009 to 02/2010
Urban Quarter News Townsville, QLD
  • Recommend, select, and help locate or obtain merchandise based on customer needs and desires.
  • Answer questions regarding the store and its merchandise.
  • Compute sales prices, total purchases and receive and process cash or credit payment.
  • Prepare sales slips or sales contracts.
  • Maintain knowledge of current sales and promotions, policies regarding payment and exchanges, and security practices.
  • Maintain records related to sales.
  • Open and close cash registers, performing tasks such as counting money, separating charge slips, coupons, and vouchers, balancing cash drawers, and making deposits.
  • Inventory stock and requisition new stock.
Removals Administrator 11/2008 to 11/2009
Allied Pickfords Missing, XX
  • Taking enquiries by telephone, e-mail or visiting customers; answering customer queries.
  • Monitoring incoming paperwork, checking and chasing where necessary.
  • Checking availability for required date, confirming bookings or offering alternative dates.
  • Entering bookings in the system.
  • Liaise with colleagues at Depot.
  • Completing paperwork, files and systems following the move/delivery.
  • Booking appointments for pre move surveys.
  • Preparing pre move survey information for Surveyor.
  • Help with quotes.
  • Liaise with customer to follow up quotes and gain a booking.
  • Preparing paperwork for the move.
  • Liaise with colleagues at Head Office to ensure consistency.
  • Administration of customer and delivery paperwork.
  • Producing invoices.
  • Assisting with premises records and compliance with standards of Health & Safety, insurance, legal and relevant bodies.
Receptionist 04/2007 to 04/2008
Multicom Townsville Aitkenvale, QLD
  • Operate telephone switchboard to answer, screen, or forward calls, providing information, taking messages, or scheduling appointments.
  • Greet persons entering establishment, determine nature and purpose of visit, and direct or escort them to specific destinations.
  • Receive payment and record receipts for services.
  • Transmit information or documents to customers, using computer, mail, or facsimile machine.
  • Hear and resolve complaints from customers or the public.
  • Schedule appointments and maintain and update appointment calendars.
  • Perform administrative support tasks, such as proofreading, transcribing handwritten information, or operating calculators or computers to work with pay records, invoices, balance sheets, or other documents.
  • File and maintain records.
  • Collect, sort, distribute, or prepare mail, messages, or courier deliveries.
  • Analyse data to determine answers to questions from customers or members of the public.
  • Keep a current record of staff members' whereabouts and availability.
  • Process and prepare memos, correspondence, travel vouchers, or other documents.
  • Take orders for merchandise or materials and send them to the proper departments to be filled.
Sales Assistant 01/2003 to 01/2007
Toyworld Bowen/Townsville Bowen, QLD
  • Correspond with customers and confer with coworkers to answer enquiries, discuss market fluctuations, or resolve account problems.
  • Record and document security transactions, such as purchases, sales, conversions, redemptions, and payments, using computers, accounting ledgers, or certificate records.
  • Prepare forms, such as receipts, withdrawal orders, transmittal papers, or transfer confirmations, based on transaction requests from stockholders.
  • File, type, or operate standard office machines.
  • Confer with company officials to develop methods and procedures to increase sales, expand markets, and promote business.
  • Listen to and resolve customer complaints regarding services, products, or personnel.
  • Monitor sales staff performance to ensure that goals are met.
  • Keep records pertaining to purchases, sales, and requisitions.
  • Inventory stock and reorder when inventories drop to specified levels.
  • Coordinate sales promotion activities, such as preparing merchandise displays and advertising copy.
Education
Diploma of Management: Jan 2016 MCI Institute - Sydney, NSW
Diploma in Business: Jan 2016 MCI Institute - Sydney, NSW
Certificate II in Business TAFE: Dec 2006 TAFE Queensland North - Bohle, QLD
Certificate II in Information Technology TAFE: Dec 2006 TAFE Queensland North - Bohle, QLD

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News Agency Assistant FROM CONCHO , Oklahoma RESUME

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School Attended
MCI Institute