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Leslee - Resume Critique Request

Objective: To obtain a full time position in my field of Administrative/Executive Assistant where I can bring my knowledge, experience and skills to benefit a company as well as learn and grow myself.

Skills: 20 years of customer service experience, Computer use and maintenance, excellent oral and written skills, Type 80 WPM. Proficient in Outlook, Lotus Notes, Word, Excel, Power Point, Prolog, CPM, Timberline, QuickBooks. A strong work ethic and the desire to do a first-rate job.

Experience: Eichberg Construction
Gaithersburg, MD 4/2008 ? 6/2009

Project Management Assistant
Provide customer service to clients and subcontotrators by receiving their calls and expediting their requests. Supporting a Sr. Project Manager and a Project Manager with a variety of jobs Eichberg is working on as General Contractor which included renovation of a 4 story apartment complex in Washington, DC; Gallery Square located in China Town in Washington, DC and a vintage Coke Cola plant in Winchester, VA. Processed incoming invoices, corresponding with all subcontractors on all jobs, prepared contracts, purchase orders, submittals and change orders all done in industry specific project information system. Ordered supplies needed on job sites from office supplies to large equipment. Maintained job photo files, meeting minutes, correspondence, shop drawings, as well responsible for all filing.

Protec Glass, LLC Frederick, MD 8/2007 ? 3/2008

Project Management Assistant
Customer service, supporting the President and VP & Project Manager & VP of Construction along with the estimating department. Processed all incoming invoices, matching to Purchase Orders, created purchase orders and placing orders. Followed up on all correspondence within the company. Assisted with monthly AIA billing with General Contractors and Subcontractors, supplied all warranty information, prepared submittals, compiled close outs. Responsible for maintaining all new hire paper work.

Armada Hoffler Construction Co. Baltimore, MD 11/2005 ? 2/2007

Project Management Assistant
Customer service, supporting a Senior Project Manager and Project Manager in the building of the Hampton Inn @ Camden Yards and the Four Seasons Hotel located in Baltimore. Monthly AIA subcontractor and owner billings, submittals, contracts, invoicing (payables/receivables), change order proposals, subcontractor change orders, owner change orders, work orders, RFI?s, shop drawings, letters, meeting minutes all done in Prolog. Maintained insurance compliance for all subcontractors and vendors. Arranged bi-weekly owner meetings, and weekly subcontractor meetings on and off site, meeting minutes and distribution. Completed filing system for all subcontractors, faxing, mailings and correspondence.

Natelco Electric
Capital Heights, MD 6/2005 ? 11/2005

Customer service, working onsite at the Citibank Data Center Infrastructure Upgrade Project in Silver Spring, MD. Provided support onsite for the Project Manager, Quality Control Manager, Coordination Manager and Superintendents. Prepare and submit purchase orders to vendors and the main office, maintaining the filing of all purchase orders. Daily updating of RFI?s thru Prolog; maintaining the CCIP program with subcontractors; assisting with billing issues. Scheduled all appointments, conference calls and meetings. Assisted with expense reports and all cash reimbursements. Interacted with the General Contractor in regards to billing, CCIP, subcontractors and meetings along with anything else that is needed. Conducted background checks of employees. Answered telephones, typing of all correspondence, faxing, mailings, etc.

Poole and Kent
Baltimore, MD 8/2003 ? 4/2005

Office Manager/Fannie Mae Data Center in Frederick, MD
Customer service provided a wide range of administrative and office managerial support to Project Manager, Assistant Project Manager, Superintendent, Foreman and Quality Control Manager. Duties included managing all aspects of accounts payable/receivable, monthly billings; maintaining project files and records; scheduling appointments and meetings; making travel arrangements, preparing and submitting all expense reports; following up with all subcontractors regarding purchase orders, CCIP, change orders, invoices and delivery of materials; keeping the General Contractor up to date with the status of the job; updating and maintaining a 21-File system, both electronically and hard copies; creating and editing Excel spreadsheets; creating and editing all correspondence using Microsoft Word; generally providing administrative support however needed. Maintaining all MOSH/OSHA documentation up to date and keeping the office trailer in compliance. Assisting the Project Manger of the AOL Data Center; conducting background checks of employees; billing; invoicing, along with any administrative duties required.

Bechtel Corporation
Frederick, MD 7/1996 ? 8/2003

Project Secretary/Six Sigma, Telecommunications, Data Centers, Telecommunications, Turkey BOO Project and Fossil Technology Group

During my tenure at Bechtel, I supported a variety Engineers, Project Managers, Project Coordinators, Vice Presidents and Principal Vice Presidents on variety of projects.

My tasks included secretarial support; typing, filing, meeting minutes, schedules, calendars, customer service, travel; domestic and international, expense reports, security detail while overseas, coordinating moves within Bechtel, maintaining the Purchasing Cards and moves within Bechtel and setting up offsite jobs.

While working with Six Sigma I was responsible for tracking of all Process Improvements Projects which were done using Net Program and 6Sigma PIP Tracker+. I was also in charge of determining who in Six Sigma could gain access to these programs. I was the sole support for the complete Six Sigma group which included Black Belts, Yellow Belts and Champions. This included all training programs, invitations, preparing of distribution of all certifications, preparing and presenting Power Point presentations that were presented to all levels of Bechtel.

When working on the Turkey BOO project which was a joint venture and located in Istanbul, Turkey, I not only supported the Frederick, MD office I also supported the Istanbul office. I maintained all Outlook Calendars for travel, conference calls, on and offsite meetings and video conferences, as well as ensured that our Turkey counterparts had long-term accommodations and transportation along with knowledge of the Frederick area.

Bechtel uses a variety of Software packages that are created exclusively for Bechtel. The programs that I used on regular basis were InfoWorks which is a complex Data Entry program, PARIS which was used for the tracking of the Purchasing Cards used on each project. Net Program and 6Sigma Tracker+ was used only on the Six Sigma project to track all work being done in Six Sigma.

Montgomery Jr. College Rockville, MD
1980 to 1982 General Studies

Many classes completed thru Bechtel in regard to Microsoft Office Suite.

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Sep 23, 2009
Looks Good Leslee
by: Kathi

This resume looks great, Leslee. The only change I would make is to use bullets under each job listing, rather than paragraphs. Recruiters like to be able to quickly scan resumes for relevant phrases. If it's too much work to read, they may just set your resume aside.

To your success,

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