Berrak Quello - Virtual Assistant/Writer

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Berrak Quello's Professional Experience

2010 - Present - Associate

* Develop overall Social Media Strategy & track user analytics across platforms
* Contribute to developing a fully active internship program that can be put in place as foundation for future interns
* Use Social Media to recruit and maintain users, as well as relationships with organizations
* Contribute to the organization blog

Key Skills
2008 - 2010

Refiners Association - Advocacy Administrative Assistant

Assistant to Government Relations & Communications Departments.
* Monitor and research industry news to create daily newsletter for members including every article pertaining to industry within last 24 hours
*Researching ad rates for various publications & other research projects for Fact Sheets, News Releases, etc.
*Data Entry working with Excel & CMS, as well as maintaining Media Lists with reporter information
*Update company website PR content promptly using CMS
Government Relations
*Create hearing folders
*Research industry, company and refinery information as needed
*Organizing meetings
*Expense reports
*Organizing information matrices as needed
*Editing/Creating excel worksheets with industry, company and refinery information

Key Skills
cms data EXCEL reporter Reports
2006 - 2008

Klein - Executive Assistant/Office Manager

Supported eight legal recruiters.
*Coordination of office relocation including hiring and interviewing moving companies, budgeting and supervision of move and asset placement (including phone systems and internet services).
*Editing and submission of candidate resumes and cover letters for client review
*Update of client websites to ensure accurate contact information
*Preparation of client and vendor correspondence.
*Appointment setting and candidate research/background check
*Responsible for maintenance and upkeep of 2 company-wide databases, include the mainframe database housed in New York, ensuring accurate data entry.

Key Skills
budgeting data internet Mainframe supervision
2005 - 2006

Smith & Metalitz, LLC - Administrative Assistant

Copy editing and research of publications.
*Index, filing and answering phones.
*Worked with accounting to generate and process invoices ensuring accuracy.

Key Skills
2005 - 2005

Hire One Staffing Agency - Intern

Duties included:
Research, indexing and filing of briefs,
Archiving of old files including shipment to offsite storage facility.
Ado projects as required.

Key Skills
2003 - 2005

CCAS, George Washington University - Work Study

*Filing and interdepartmental deliveries
*Assisted students with inquiries about registration, advisor meetings, deadlines, etc.

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Berrak Quello's Education and Qualifications


Bachelor/Degree - BS, Political Science, Journalism

University of Maryland University College


Bachelor/Degree - B.A., International Affairs

The George Washington University