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Colette Howell | Elance
 
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Colette Howell

Expert programmer and data auditor, Excel, SQL...
   United States
  |   Westbrook, ME
  |  1:47 pm Local Time

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Overview

30 years exp: Expert programmer, HRIS/Payroll, Quickbooks, Data Analyst/Migration, Filemaker, SQL, Excel, VB Scripting (etc.), Crystal Reports etc. solutions provider. I endeavor to be the go to person. In combination, I have strong communication skills and love to commit to a project and not let go until it is successful. During my 8 years consulting at Seagate, I worked on special projects (data migration for example) and reporting needs with executives, I was their go to person. I find data analysis and reporting rewarding and enjoyable....

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Portfolio

Created marketed material for technology.
Created marketing piece for technology.
Wrote business plan for new technology. Produced graphics in Excel on final 2 pages.

Skills (10)

Tested
VB Scripting
MS Excel
Database Conversion
Data Migration
Data Scrub/Audit
Research (Plunkett member)
Marketing Writing

Service Description

I have 30 years of work experience, I have worked at and understand large companies, consulting jobs and owning my own business. I am strongly committed to deadlines and function very well under pressure; your deadline is my problem if I accept the job. I endeavor to be the go to person. Some of my accomplishments include:

+ Worked for Seagate as an employee for 2 years and a consultant for 8 years.

+ Managed Seagate’s Collier Jackson (CJ) Human Resources (HR) system of 50,000+ employees. I wrote extensive reports and audit procedures to improve and maintain the quality of this data. Wrote extensive reports from the HR system using SQL and other tools. Trained others on using Crystal Reports to produce various reports from CJ.

+ Started and managed Seagate’s first HRIS (Human Resources Information System) department.

+ Transitioned Seagate’s Thailand facility to the CJ system. Wrote SQL scripts to create easy to use data structures for producing reports and trained Thailand folks on Crystal Reports. Worked as liaison for Seagate US and Seagate Thailand for 8 years.

+ Started and managed Seagate’s first HRIS (Human Resources Information System) department.

+ Lead the conversions required to transfer the data from companies acquired by Seagate into the Seagate CJ system. Developed an extensive set of SQL audits and procedures to ensure timely completion of projects and data integrity.

+ Worked on an extensive Salary Planning system to be used by Seagate managers...

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Employment

Howell Ltd/Seagate Technology
Technology Liaison/HR Systems Consultant
1992 - Present
Left the Bay area to return home to Maine. From 1992 to 2000, I worked as a consultant for Seagate Technology in HRIS. Worked as liaison for Seagate Thailand facility, using Crystal Reports/Oracle...
Seagate Technology
HRIS Department Manager
1990 - 1992
Managed group of 9 people in support and new development for Collier Jackson Cobol based HRIS System. Our team utilized crystal Reports and the Oracle IDE (primarily SQL) to create reports meeting...
Electro Scientific Industries (ESI)
HRIS Manager
1988 - 1990
Initially provided reports by developing and using an in-house Excel HRIS system from the ground up. Lead the acquisition team in choosing and implementing HR Revelations software to meet the...
Unionmutual (UNUM)
Senior Programmer Analyst
1986 - 1988
Started as a programmer analyst, quickly promoted to senior programmer analyst. Worked with Corporate Finance department to outline and spec their reporting needs. Wrote specifications, COBOL...

Education

University of Maine Orono (UMO)
Computer Science Bachelor of Science
1982 - 1986
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Excel/VBA
Crystal Reports
HRIS/Payroll
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FilemakerPro
COBOL
DataAnalyst
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Quicken/Quickbooks
DataAudit
DataScrubbing
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